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Les Dawson

Les Dawson has been played on NTS in shows including Bleep, featured first on 14 March 2014. Songs played include Our Love Story.

Leslie "Les" Dawson (2 February 1931 – 10 June 1993) was a popular English comedian remembered for his deadpan style, curmudgeonly persona and jokes about his mother-in-law and wife.

Raised in the Collyhurst district of Manchester, Dawson began his entertainment career as a pianist in a Parisian brothel – according to his entertaining but factually unreliable autobiography. As a club pianist ("I finally heard some applause from a bald man and said 'thank you for clapping me' and he said 'I'm not clapping…

Our Love Story
Les Dawson
Our Love Story
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