Morecambe & Wise

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In This Month

21st April ...
Gary Morecambe's Birthday

16th April 1943...
Eric and Ern perform for the very first time on radio in a show called Strike A New Note.

21st April 1954...
Running Wild is first broadcast.

4th April 1964...
Series 4 of Two Of A Kind first broadcast.

19th April 1965...
The Intelligence Men is released.

11th April 1966...
That Riviera Touch is released.

8th April 1971...
The BBC broadcast series 5 of The Morecambe & Wise Show.

17th April 1973...
Eric and Ern get an award from the Radio Industries Club for best BBC TV show of the year.

27th April 1993...
The BBC show the documentory The Importance Of Being Ernie.

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Morecambe & Wise News 2020

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