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  1. Star-studded line up revealed for Blackburn's official Christmas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | This Is Lancashire

    Britain's Got Talent judge and pop star Alesha Dixon tops the bill for the annual event which will be staged this year on Thursday, November 19. Organised by Blackburn Business Improvement District , the event outside the town hall in King William Street will be hosted by funnyman Ted Robbins who has previously starred in Phoenix Nights, The Slammer and Coronation Street .


  2. Phoenix Nights star Ted Robbins thanks hospital unit that saved his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 16 | This Is Lancashire

    PHOENIX Nights star Ted Robbins will star at a ball to celebrate the Wythenshawe Hospital unit that saved his life after he suffered a heart attack while performing the hit comedy live on stage. The comedian will bring the laughs to Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire County Cricket Club to celebrate the world-class Cardiothoracic Critical Care Unit where he was treated at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust in Wythenshawe.


  3. TV comedian thanks Wythenshawe Hospital staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Messenger Newspapers

    COMEDIAN and actor Ted Robbins and his sister, artist Jane Robbins have gifted University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust a specially painted portrait of the actor to say thank you for the treatment, care and support he received earlier this year. He collapsed on stage during the opening night of Peter Kay's Phoenix Night's Live show for Comic Relief at Manchester Arena earlier this year and was taken to UHSM where he underwent extensive heart surgery and spent a lengthy recovery on the cardiothoracic critical care unit and coronary care unit at UHSM's Wythenshawe Hospital.


  4. Climbing champion inspire next generation at Adrenaline CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... that day." The A 275,000 facility, which is based at Haslingden Sports Centre, was officially opened in July by Ted Robbins, star of CBBC's The Slammer and Channel 4's Phoenix Nights. The attraction is part of the transformation of the sports ...


  5. Homegrown celebrities join a glittering cast for Cilla Black's final journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Lancashire Telegraph

    Comedian and radio presenter Ted Robbins, Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans and businessman and former Clitheroe Mayor Kevin Horkin were among the mourners. Mr Horkin, who owns nine opticians and clothing stores across the North West, was a close friend of Cilla's for more more than 20 years.


  6. Les Dennis and Ted Robbins pay tribute to Cilla Black after funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... about her, the sense of joy, fun and love that was always around Cilla." Phoenix Nights actor and comedian Ted Robbins came over to say hello to the public, clasping the order of service. pic.twitter.com/qEhHuNQz0T Comedian Ted Robbins said that the ...


  7. Corrie love rat Ted Robbins tells of depression battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Stand-up comic Ted Robbins has said he struggled with depression since he collapsed live on stage and almost died. Robbins, who has recently joined the cast of Coronation Street, suffered a near-fatal cardiac arrest while performing in a Phoenix Nights stage show at the Manchester Arena in February.


  8. Coronation Street: Ted Robbins spotted filming first scenes after impressive seven stone weight-lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    The Phoenix Nights star, who has slimmed down considerably following a near fatal heart attack earlier this year, is set to play the 'ghost-hunting' love interest of eccentric Weatherfield favourite Mary Taylor ITV bosses have recruited the 60-year-old Phoenix Nights star to play "ghosthunter" Brendan - the new love-interest of Mary Taylor [Patti Clare]. However, before fans get their hopes up on this blossoming romance, Corrie producer Stuart Blackburn has revealed that this isn't the beginning of Mary's happy ever after.


  9. Phoenix Nights' Ted Robbins films fist scenes for Coronation Street ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Daily Mail

    SPOILER ALERT: That's the spirit! Ted Robbins gives a thumbs up as he shoots first Coronation Street scenes as Mary's 'ghosthunter' love interest Phoenix Nights star Ted Robbins is leaving the bright lights of Chorley behind for the famous cobbles of Coronation Street. The 60-year-old actor - best known for his role playing Peter Kay's club-land nemesis Den Perry - is set to make a cameo on the cobbles as 'ghosthunter' Brendan - Mary Taylor's new love-interest.


  10. Lancashire comedian Ted Robbins lands plum role on Coronation StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    Ted, who lives in Crawshawbooth, has joined the cast of Coronation Street playing Brendan - who woos Mary Taylor as his mistress. Eccentric spinster Mary, who is played by Patti Clare, was previously romantically linked with fellow oddball Norris Ted said: "I am just looking forward to it.


  11. Ted Robbins joins Coronation StreetRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2015 | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Coronation Street Twitter feed revealed: "Mary will be a mistress in a love affair and we've cast Ted Robbins as her love interest, Brendan!" Comedian Ted, who suffered a heart attack on stage during the Phoenix Nights touring show, did a "fantastic" audition to win the part, said Coronation Street producer Stuart Blackburn.


  12. Liam Bairstow Down Syndrome Coronation Street starRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Daily Star

    He will appear on screen later this year. Liam, 25, will also be joined on the show by Phoenix Nights star Ted Robbins, who nearly died earlier this year after collapsing on stage during a performance.


  13. Phoenix Nights star Ted Robbins joins Coronation Street to play love interest for MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Radio Times

    Ted Robbins is to follow in the footsteps of his former Phoenix Nights co-stars Peter Kaye and Paddy McGuinness by taking on a role in Coronation Street. Sixty-year-old Robbins is to play a love interest for Mary Taylor, but the romance will not go as planned.


  14. Comedian Ted Robbins makes TV return after on-stage heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    COMIC Ted Robbins is appearing before TV cameras for the first time since his on-stage heart attack during the Phoenix Nights live show in Manchester - and he couldn't be happier. Filming has just begun for the fifth series of Mount Pleasant, the Sky Living comedy in which he will play Uncle Terry, brother of fellow funnyman Bobby Ball's character Barry.


  15. "Stuffing ping pong balls in my cheeks helped launch my comedy career" - Steve RoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Lancashire Evening Post

    ... pong balls in each cheek and other talents led to a quirky and varied career. When Steve Royle realised friend Ted Robbins suffered 12 broken ribs and a cracked sternum when medics battled to save his life after he collapsed on stage during the ...