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Robin Thornber

ROBIN THORNBER  (1944 - 2010)

Nationality:    English
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Robin Thornber, aged 66, passed away on Sunday 5th December 2010 at the Christie Hospital. Robin was born and schooled in Blackburn. He achieved a scholarship to study History at Oxford. On leaving University he took up employment with The Oxford Mail and later moved to The Guardian Newspaper as Theatre Critic where he remained for 30 years. Robin was a well known and popular character in Glossop and has supported many worthwhile causes locally and abroad. He was a regular at the Labour Club. Robin also set up the original website and always seemed to have his finger on the pulse, able to report local news stories very quickly. -

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Time Gentlemen Please!

Time Gentlemen Please!

Regular's response to brewery's plans to modernise a traditional 'local' pub.


1st Produced:
Oldham Coliseum    1982


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Lancashire Comedy

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