Comedy legend Sir Ken Dodd dies, aged 90

Sir Ken Dodd, creator of the Diddy Men and one of the most popular comedians of his time, has died aged 90.

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Thousands to say farewell to comedy legend

Sir Ken Dodd's funeral will be at Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral. Credit: pa

Thousands of people are expected to line the streets of Liverpool later to say a final farewell to one of the city's most famous sons Sir Ken Dodd.

The civic leaders and colleagues from the world of showbuisness will join Sir Ken's family and friends for his funeral at the Anglican Cathedral.

The cortege is expected leave from his home in Knotty Ash.

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