P107 CEEFAX 2 107 Sat 13 Jun 22:17/10       YOUTH CHARGED WITH MURDER OF PENSIONER A 16-year-old youth has been charged with the murder of pensioner John Robinson, injured in an argument on his way back from watching a World Cup game The incident took place on Wednesday just 100 yards from the 68-year-old's home in Yardley Wood, Birmingham. Mr Robinson was walking back from the social club where he had watched Scotland's game with Brazil. He died around 48 hours later after his life support machine was switched off. Home news digest and in brief.... 141 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News CBBC Text SEastTV Main Menu
P107 CEEFAX 2 107 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/23       1/4 AB FAB CBE FOR COMEDY STAR JUNE Actress June Whitfield collected a CBE in the honours list and declared the award to be "absolutely fabulous". The 72-year-old comedy star already has an OBE which was awarded in 1985 for her contribution to showbusiness. Her numerous credits include Ab Fab, Terry and June and sevjral Carry On films, and she joked that the latest honour was for "staying the course". "I think it's just wonderful. I'm delighted and thrilled." Home news digest and in brief.... 141 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News CBBC Text SEastTV Main Menu
P107 CEEFAX 2 107 Sat 13 Jun 21:13/40       2/4 MBE FOR DIRECTOR OF THE FULL MONTY The director of the hit film The Full Monty, Peter Cattaneo, gets an MBE in the honours. John Peel, the only disc jockey to have been with Radio One since its inception, gets an OBE. Tony Blair once said: "John is truly a radio legend. His programmes havj always been a showcase for new talent". Shakespearean actor Ian Holm, 66, whose stage fright kept him away from the theatre for 20 years, is knighted. Home news digest and in brief.... 141 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News CBBC Text SEastTV Main Menu
P107 CEEFAX 2 107 Sat 13 Jun 21:16/10       3/4 OBE FOR DIANA'S DANCER FRIEND WAYNE Dancer Wayne Sleep said hj "could have danced all night" when he heard he was being awarded the OBE. The flamboyant dancer, who was a close friend of Diana, Princess of Wales, said "It's great that I have been recognised for the work I have done." Richard Stilgoe is best known for helping create successful musicals like Cats, Phantom and Starlight Express. But he was honoured with an OBE for his work for children and the disadvantaged Home news digest and in brief.... 141 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News CBBC Text SEastTV Main Menu
P107 CEEFAX 2 107 Sat 13 Jun 21:05/32       4/4 IT'S BRUCIE OBE, AND NOT POSTHUMOUS! Showbiz legend Bruce Forsyth said he was thrilled with his OBE and joked: "I'm so glad it's not posthumous". The 70-year-old star disclosed that he carefully scrutinised the name on the envjlope in casj it had been delivjred to the wrong address. "I checked the name to make sure they'd actually sent it to me. Bryan Forbes lives in the area — and Russ Abbot," Mr Forsyth said: "When I saw it was me I let out a great big sigh." Home news digest and in brief.... 141 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News CBBC Text SEastTV Main Menu