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Old Oct 2nd 2020, 11:37 pm
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So Dixon of Dock Green didn't influence your career?

Evening all..
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Old Oct 3rd 2020, 1:53 am
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So Dixon of Dock Green didn't influence your career?

Evening all..
Remarkable how George Dixon recovered from being shot dead in The Blue Lamp to go on to have an exceptional career.
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Old Oct 3rd 2020, 2:28 am
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Remarkable how George Dixon recovered from being shot dead in The Blue Lamp to go on to have an exceptional career.
Don't be a fool, sonny.
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Frank Windsor.
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RIP. Whenever I saw him, it always took me back to Z Cars. Watched an episode on YouTube a few months ago to try to explain to my OH what a big deal the show was at the time.
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Theme tune now in my head!
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Watching Z cars I decided I wanted to be part of the crew of a uniformed area crime patrol car. I was for the best 10 years of my service. I owe a great deal to Messrs Barlow, Watt, Weir, Lynch, Smith and Steele.

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Thomas Byrd, actor, starred in many Spike Lee films. Shot multiple times. 70 years old. https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-54416443
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https://www.tmz.com/2020/10/06/eddie...v7Q0V406ScEVOY

Eddie Van Halen, 65
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...... Eddie Van Halen, 65
The writing has been on the wall for several months, from what I have read, but still a sad loss. He was undoubtedly one of the great guitar players, and from the perspective of 2020, he was influential from the relatively early years of rock guitar playing, starting out just 20 years after electric guitars first rose to prominence in the mid '50's. He certainly took the electric guitar somewhere it hadn't been before.

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The writing has been on the wall for several months, from what I have read, but still a sad loss. He was undoubtedly one of the great guitar players, and from the perspective of 2020, he was influential from the relatively early years of rock guitar playing, starting out just 20 years after electric guitars first rose to prominence in the mid '50's. He certainly took the electric guitar somewhere it hadn't been before.



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https://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/...0Glen%20Carter.

A few days ago, but Clark Middleton, 63. Dies of West Nile Virus of all things.

He was the DMV chap in The Blacklist, and also in Twin Peaks.
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He was the DMV chap in The Blacklist
He was great in this.
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Loved his voice. "Stir it up" and "I can see clearly now" are two of my favorites.
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Ronald Forfar, played Freddie Boswell in Bread among his many roles, had died at the age of 81.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronald_Forfar
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Roberta McCain died. Mother of the late Senator John McCain in the US. She outlived a son and daughter.

https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/12/polit...ies/index.html
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