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  1. YoungWillz

    Derby Dead Pool 2020

    Johnny Mandel is a List of the Missed, seemingly first picked by @Handrejka in 2013: http://www.derbydeadpool.co.uk/deadpool2013/celebs_M.html#mandej
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    The Deathlist Poker Tournament 2020

    Doors closing in less than 23 hours. Quite a few no shows from last year. Hope they are coming, it's surf and turf for dinner tomorrow!
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    Death By Numbers 2020

    I'm happy as usual to stick with my team as initially provided.
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    The Deathlist Poker Tournament 2020

    25 cards for MA. Bon chance. Read from top left to right along the rows.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    So that's two Who deaths and they say it comes in threes. I let my Who compendium fall open where it may. Looks like it's Bonnie Langford......
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    British Character Actors

    The press definitely need to cover Philip Latham and Louis Mahoney's deaths. Imho.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Additionally it seems that Louis Mahoney, Gambian born actor who had various roles in Doctor Who, has died aged 81: IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0537158/ Also played the doctor in The Germans for Fawlty Towers.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Tell your journalist friends, nobody seems to know and it would be a shame if he left us without a proper tribute/obit.
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    1. Prince Philip Duke Of Edinburgh

    Wish he was...guess I'm sentimentally hankering for his return....
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    1. Prince Philip Duke Of Edinburgh

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    Sickest game in the world

    Today's figure seems to be 25.
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Francois Fillon, former PM of France and his missus jailed: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-53217298 Partially suspended for him, totally suspended for her! Discrimination!
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    The Dead of 2020

    Dame Ingrid Roscoe, former Lord Lieutenant of West Yorkshire and arts academic and author, reportedly dead:
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    Dead Pop Stars

    Tom Finn, the last original member of The Left Banke and the last to appear on Walk Away Renee, reportedly dead: https://bestclassicbands.com/tom-finn-left-banke-walk-away-renee-members-6-28-20/
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    Death Anniversary Thread

    The cast of Survivors and the world had one less Survivor 20 years ago today when John Abineri died, aged 72.
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    UK Singles Chart

    That's me done for this section.
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    UK Singles Chart

    Delegation. Jesus nobody wants to talk about the band - they just "formed". Bailey's everywhere on the net but nothing on his background except he was born and raised in Jamaica (sound familiar?) so will we ever know? Len Coley: interesting snippet here: I found this regarding a Roddy Harris from 2013: https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/York/The-Old-Ebor/Roddy-Harris/11821734/ Whether it is our Roddy Harris, who knows, but the repertoire sounds promising. So, York maybe? For Ray Patterson, I guess you could contact this Twitter poster:
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    UK Singles Chart

    Deep Feeling. Hmm. Problems sorting anything out, but this page from 2018 indicates they are all dead except Derek Elson: https://theseconddisc.com/2018/06/20/do-you-wanna-dance-pop-and-prog-meet-on-cherry-reds-expanded-deep-feeling/ Seems Elson worked at the BBC but I can't find much on this.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Full announcement: LATHAM Charles Philip, much loved husband, brother, father, grandfather to Will, Tom and Ed, died peacefully on 20th June 2020. He is survived by his daughter Amanda and son Andrew. Private funeral. Funeral weblink available from Allen & Son Funeral Directors. Tel: 01608 650633. Family flowers only. Donations to Friends of Stow Surgery c/o Allen & Son Funeral Directors, Matcon House, London Road, Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 0HJ. "Play up! Play up! And play the game!"
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    British Character Actors

    As discussed on the British Science Fiction thread, it looks like Philip Latham has died: http://announcements.telegraph.co.uk/deaths/242684/latham DDP Pick for me. Films include The Dambusters, Dracula, Prince of Darkness (as an eminently sinister Klove) and Force 10 From Navarone, TV includes The Troubleshooters, Danger Man, Mogul, The Pallisers and of course Doctor Who. IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0490108/
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Bugger. Points for me perhaps in due course, but I'm really sad.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Interestingly his IMDB says he was living on Stow On The Wold in 2009 - mention of Stow Surgery in the Death Notice seems to confirm it is him? One of our great character actors gone if so.
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    British Science Fiction Series

    Well, there's nothing to indicate it is the same guy except the full name. It does look like Philip Latham, a DDP Pick for me, has died if this death notice is anything to go by: http://announcements.telegraph.co.uk/deaths/242684/latham Lord President Borusa in The Five Doctors. Maybe msc or Bibliogryphon could use their contacts to confirm?
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    The Deathlist Poker Tournament 2020

    Less than 48 hours to go and the tables are filling up. The following teams are in: YoungWillz markb4 Yorkshire Banker* Bibliogryphon Great Uncle Bulgaria theoldlady Gooseberry Crumble DeathByArsenic GuyFromFuture Joey Russ msc Death Impends JoeMoneypenny gcreptile Toast Perhaps Sean The Quim Reaper CalebH Miracle Aligner The Old Crem Captain Chorizo Clorox Bleachman Banana Grim Up North An Fear Beag Yorkshire Banker - check your inbox for outstanding query. If your team isn't mentioned in the list above, it's not in and approved. That last minute queue can be a dodgy one to get my attention, and the bouncers are prepped for the curfew cutoff date!
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    The Deathlist Poker Tournament 2020

    I seem to have missed this. Isn't Tom Baker already on your list?

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