Ricky Gervais: 'RIP Paul Shane. Old school Britcom hero'

Ricky Gervais has paid tribute to Paul Shane as an "old school Britcom hero" after the Hi-de-Hi! actor died aged 72:

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RIP Paul Shane. Old school Britcom hero. This one's for you mate... http://t.co/x9KjzJy0m4

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Floral tributes to Hi-de-Hi! star

Flowers spelt out the tribute "Bye-de-Bye" today at the funeral of actor and comedian Paul Shane. The actor died at the age of 72 following a short illness a fortnight ago.