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Sat 23 September 2006

 | Book review: Ken Dodd: The Biography

Book review: Ken Dodd: The Biography

23/09/2006 … Ken Dodd is a fascinating comic – a throwback to the days of variety, to this day performing a gruelling schedule of five-hour shows, mixing puns, surreal whimsy…

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