Paul Darrow RIP

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The BBC have news that Paul Darrow (Avon in Blakes 7) has passed away after a short illness.

78 apparently - I wouldnt have put him that old but I guess B7 was nearly 40 years ago now :(

 
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R.I.P Paul :(
 
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The voice locally on Jack FM too. RIP Paul.
 
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Yes he had quiet a distinctive voice and accent IIRC R.I.P. Paul
 
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Oh dear, another one slips away. Last seen, I believe, on Pointless Celebrities where he was confined to a wheelchair. A great voice and a wonderful actor.

RIP Paul.
 
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Oh dear, another one slips away. Last seen, I believe, on Pointless Celebrities where he was confined to a wheelchair. A great voice and a wonderful actor.

RIP Paul.
Yes, he was without legs, but with Michael / Vila, who had not really changed much at all.

One of Mr Darrow's best interviews was stateside.

 
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