Stewpot Deceased.

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  1. PeteH

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    For those who remember Ed Stewart (Stewpot). it has just been announced he died of a Stroke to-day.

    Many an afternoon. listening to his amusing "rubbish" whilst trying to navigate the back-roads of the South West.

    RIP.

    Pete
     
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    Gosh, very sad. Aged 74. :(
     
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    Listened to his last show at Christmas. Great memories and a great show.
     
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    Never will get my Crackerjack pen now, it seems. RIP. A great entertainer. :(:(:(
     
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    RIP Ed Stewpot. Crackerjack.
     
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    OH what a shame a big part of my youth gone Junior Choice was a great show.
    So glad we listened Christmas morning to his last one.
    RIP Stewpot :notworthy2::crying::lips:
     
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    Yes Very Sad:( RIP
     
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    Christmas morning will never be the same again, great entertainer RIP and thanks for the memories
     
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    Very sad indeed. :(

    I had many happy times listening to him on Saturday and Sunday mornings, whilst my working parents had a much earned lay in.

    RIP Ed Stewpot. :(
     
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    Sorry to hear he has died, but bloody scary to think Stewpot was 74!
     
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    Too many of the celebs/stars/voices of my life seem to be disappearing these days. Very sad.
     
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    Dear me that's sad. I was watching a review of 2015 and the number of famous faces who'd passed during the year was frightening. Ed will be one for next year. RIP.
     
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    SWMBO had open heart surgery when she was Six, her claim to fame was that Stewpot visited her in hospital and played her request chart song

    Chirpy, Chirpy, Cheep, Cheep

    RIP "Stewpot"
     
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    RIP Ed and don't forget to keep a firm grip on those cabbages
     
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    I had NO idea he was 74 !
    I spose it is a case of my mind placing him at a certain age and that was it ..

    RIP Ed, you entertained a huge number of people
     
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    How many can you spot on here ?

    [​IMG]

    So far got, DDH, TB, KE, ES, JP, AF

    Still a few to go
     
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    And MR with the specs on.

    Jock. :)
     
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    Aye, I see him now :)
     
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    We found the original photo, you have cut off the chap on the right! (The Emperor) And we knew that wasn't Mike Read!

    The original caption is

    (L-R) Pete Drummond, Tony Blackburn, Mike Raven, Dave Cash, Duncan Johnson, Chris Denning, Ed Stewart, Mike Ahern, John Peel, Emperor Rosko with Kenny Everett praying.

    See
    http://www.radiorewind.co.uk/radio1/presenter_group_pics.htm

    for more lovely pics of our yoof !
     
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    Shared a table with him on a cruise about three years ago.
    Came across as a simply charming man. No airs and graces whatsoever.
     
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