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Funeral for Hi-de-Hi star

Paul Shane, who played Ted Bovis in TV comedy series Hi-de-Hi who died at the age of 72 following a short illness Credit: Michael Stephens/PA Wire

The funeral is held later for Paul Shane. The actor and comedian from made famous for his role as Ted Bovis in Hi-de-Hi, died on 16 May after a short illness.

Declan's getting his voice back

Declan Gould had his talking device stolen, but now he can celebrate getting a new one. Credit: Calendar

Declan Gould, from Thrybergh in Rotherham, was left without a voice after the electronic device he uses to speak was stolen by thieves. Declan has cerebral palsy, and his computer talker was his main means of communication.

Today, his dad Jon has thanked Calendar for helping Declan get his voice back.

Today, following a meeting between staff at the NHS and Rotherham Council, it's been agreed that they will buy him a new speaking device. It will be delivered to his school next week/

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