Comedian Ken Dodd dies aged 90 just days after getting married

Comedian and music hall legend Ken Dodd has died at the age of 90. Dodd had married Anne Jones, his partner of 40 years, only days ago at his Liverpool home. "They got the registrar and were married in the house. He died two days later on Mother's Day," Dodd's publicist Robert

Ken Dodd cancels all upcoming shows over health fears

Comedy legend Sir Ken Dodd has been forced to cancel all his upcoming shows – as friends continue to worry about his ailing health. The poorly entertainer has pulled out of his Happiness Tour saying he needs “long term convalescence” after a long recent spell in hospital. The 90-year-old spent six weeks

ITV changes Monday's TV schedule for Ken Dodd tribute

ITV has changed its Monday night (March 12) schedule at the last minute, to pay tribute to comedian and entertainer Ken Dodd, who passed away over the weekend. The channel announced on Twitter that "in a change to some listings, this evening we're paying tribute to one of the nation's best-loved

Sir Ken Dodd’s final wish was to wed his long-term love

Sir Ken Dodd married the love of his life just two days before his death on Sunday at the age of 90. The legendary entertainer wed long-term partner Anne Jones last Friday, two weeks after returning home from hospital, where he was treated for a chest infection. Making his vows

Ken Dodd, 90, cancels ALL work commitments over health fears

The 90-year-old funnyman has pulled out of his Happiness Tour in order to give himself time to recover from his recent illness, after the star admitted he's "not out of the woods by a long way". The stand-up star was discharged from the Liverpool Heart and Chest hospital just under two

Sir Ken Dodd’s publicist addresses false death reports

Sir Ken Dodd's publicist has called the recent false death reports surrounding the comedian "upsetting" and "completely untrue". The report began to circulate on social media around 9pm but, shortly afterwards, Robert Holmes said: "I have just spoken to Ken on the phone from his hospital bed. "He is philosophical