Des O’Connor’s daughter pays tribute and shares tearful last moment together

Des O’Connor’s youngest daughter has shared a heartfelt tribute to her dad and revealed what was said in one of their tearful moments together. The beloved entertainer died on Saturday at the age of 88, after suffering a fall at his home a week earlier. Opening up about her tragic loss for the first time, […]

Des O’Connor’s journey from Butlin’s to national treasure as legend dies at 88

Des O’Connor may famously have been the butt of his Morecambe and Wise’s jokes, but it was Des who ended up having the last laugh. Back in 1964 Des told Eric that he wanted to be an international star. Eric replied: “Well, I’d like to have an affair with Brigitte Bardot but we can’t have […]

Des O’Connor confessed he wrote Morecambe & Wise’s jibes about his singing

Des O’Connor spent years being teased mercilessly about his singing by comedy duo Morecambe & Wise but he later admitted he was in on the jokes and actually wrote many of them himself. The telly presenter, who died on Saturday aged 88, was also a keen vocalist and released 36 albums over the course of […]

Des O’Connor hoped to live to 95 to see son he fathered at 72 get married

Des O’Connor declared he hoped to live to 95 and see his son get married after becoming a dad again at 72. The telly star died on Saturday aged 88, leaving his family devastated. Des married for the fourth time later in life after finding love with Jodie Brooke Wilson, 37 years his junior. Des […]

Des O’Connor’s heartbreaking last picture as he waved to daughter through window

Des O’Connor ‘s heartbreaking last picture shows him waving to his daughter through a window as he shielded during the coronavirus outbreak. The telly legend died yesterday aged 88 a week after suffering a fall at his home in Buckinghamshire. Back in May, the presenter was seen getting a visit from his daughter Kristina who […]