A Foreign Office spokesperson said: "I can confirm the death of a British national on Friday 22 February in Italy. We are providing consular assistance."
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TV favourite Cilla Black, who has died aged 72, gave viewers a "lorra, lorra laughs" during her long career.
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Blind Date and Surprise Surprise star Cilla Black,72, has died, according to reports.