Morecambe


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Morecambe

(ˈmɔːkəm)
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(Placename) a port and resort in NW England, in NW Lancashire on Morecambe Bay (an inlet of the Irish Sea). Pop (with Heysham): 49 569 (2001)

Morecambe

(ˈmɔːkəm)
n
(Biography) Eric, real name John Eric Bartholomew. 1926–84, British comedian and actor, noted esp for his comedy partnership (from 1941) with Ernie Wise (real name Ernest Wiseman, 1925–99)
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I kept a 'yacht' in Morecambe Bay, and more French brandy than I knew what to do with in my cellars.
We ran round to Morecambe Bay, and landed the gold as we Rattrays had landed lace and brandy from time immemorial.
It was bought by Morecambe in 1968, just as he was starting on his meteoric path to superstardom as half of the Morecambe and Wise duo.
AN ICONIC sports car owned by one half of the comedy duo Morecambe and Wise has been put up for sale by a Warwickshire auctioneers- and it could fetch PS150,000.
A 200-strong group has been working on the two-year project to connect the South Morecambe and North Morecambe Terminals via a new 1.
The unbeaten British heavyweight (right) says he's bored of talk about the expenses scandal - this from a man who fights over a purse - and wants only to bring Morecambe back to life.
MORECAMBE 2 WALSALL 0 William Aston LAST season Walsall made it all the way to the Johnstone's Paint Trophy final, but Jamie Devitt and Tom Barkuizen ensured there would be no dream Wembley return as Morecambe dumped them out at the first hurdle this time around.
BURTON 0 MORECAMBE 2 ERRATIC Burton suffered a second successive home defeat after Morecambe struck twice in as many minutes after the break.
Police were called to Marine Road Central in Morecambe at about noon today following reports that the statue had been damaged.
COMEDY is a serious business and this wonderful one-man tribute to Eric Morecambe is certainly that.
1 TOM Naylor's wretched run against Morecambe continued, with his second-half red card helping the Shrimps come from behind for a 4-1 victory to extend Newport County's winless run to six matches.
A TWO-PART BBC2 documentary is a fitting tribute to showbiz legends Morecambe and Wise.