Heroes Of Comedy: Sid James

12:50am Friday, June 11 on M4

With his cauliflower face, crinkly, twinkly eyes, nicotine-ravaged voice and dirty chuckle, famous for his birds, booze and betting, Sid James was the definitive working-man’s comedian over three post-war decades, on radio with Tony Hancock, in TV sitcoms and as a foremost Carry On star.

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