Cilla Black

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Blind Date’s ‘Our Graham’ dies aged 90
Graham Skidmore was the announcer on Cilla Black’s dating show for 17 years

Geneva Abdul

27, Jun, 2022 @12:07 PM

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Denise van Outen: ‘I thought if I had legs like Cilla, I’d have a long career’
The TV presenter and West End star on her Vivienne Westwood bikini, attempting to replicate Club Tropicana – and crying at Beaches

As told to Rich Pelley

01, Apr, 2021 @11:00 AM

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'It reminded me I should not go quietly': readers' favourite UK No 1s
Guardian readers fill in the blanks in our countdown of the greatest UK No 1s of all time, with entries from Dusty Springfield to Desmond Dekker, Jimi Hendrix to Joe Dolce

Guardian readers

10, Jun, 2020 @9:00 AM

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TV tonight: an intimate look at the life of Cilla Black
Home movie footage provides new insights into one of television’s best-loved personalities. Plus: Good Omens comes to an end. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Hannah J Davies, Phil Harrison, Jack Seale and Paul Howlett

19, Feb, 2020 @6:20 AM

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Burt Bacharach: 'Trump is dangerous – my songs are a form of resistance'
He adored Dusty, drove Cilla to exhaustion and had so many hits he lost count. Now, the 90-year-old says it’s time to get political

Eve Barlow

10, May, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Andrew Lloyd Webber unveils 'wall of fame' at London Palladium
Installation by the stage door honours stars including Bruce Forsyth, Cilla Black and Cliff Richard

Chris Wiegand

15, Oct, 2018 @3:16 PM

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Dionne Warwick review – old-school legacy show soars and bores
Powering through a medley of potent soul hits and glossy MOR tracks, her voice remains full of sweetness and power – when it’s given the chance

Alexis Petridis

19, Sep, 2018 @12:51 PM

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From the archive: Why Cliff would dress like Cilla, 1968
A look back at the Observer Magazine’s past – and an article entitled: ‘Peeping Over the Sexual Fence’

Juliana Piskorz

28, Jan, 2018 @6:00 AM

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The 10 best things to do this week: Cilla: The Musical, Festival No 6 and It
Kara Lily Hayworth tackles the role of Priscilla White, north Wales hosts a banquet of music, arts and culture and Pennywise hits the big screen

The Guide

01, Sep, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Why Paul O’Grady is the perfect match for Blind Date
The presenter is to host a new version of the dating show previously fronted by his BFF, the late Cilla Black

17, Mar, 2017 @1:35 PM

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Paul O'Grady to play matchmaker on revamped Blind Date
Popular dating show, which was presented by the late Cilla Black, returns to TV screens this summer after 13 years

Nadia Khomami

16, Mar, 2017 @2:38 PM

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Why we loved Blind Date: from dreadful wordplay to Cilla's TV smackdown
Channel 5 is set to reboot the queen of all TV dating shows, but it wont be quite the same as ITV’s Saturday teatime staple

Julia Raeside

08, Feb, 2017 @6:13 PM

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