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Blackadder actress dies aged 80

Patsy Byrne, the actress best known for playing Nursie in the television programme Blackadder, has died aged 80.

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Stars pay tribute to Kent actress

Former Blackadder cast member Stephen Fry has tweeted a tribute to actress Patsy Byrne from Ashford, who played Nursie in the long-running series, calling her an "adorable woman". The actor John Challis, who played Boycie in Only Fools and Horses, has also paid his respects.

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