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Posted on 26 June 2018 | 5:34 am
As someone who lost a decade of my life to
The IndependentAs someone who lost a decade of my life to bulimia, I can't abide the screeching about Elle Macpherson 'fat-shaming'The IndependentI didn't get an eating disorder because Diana Dors was doing a diet segment on Good Morning Britain when I was 11. There's a great deal more to why addiction or obsessive compulsive disorders seize your life. Let's not blame those who work at being ...
Posted on 22 June 2018 | 7:31 am
Andrew Marr's Diary: In praise of David
Spectator.co.ukAndrew Marr's Diary: In praise of David DimblebySpectator.co.ukI've been in Folkestone to tell a story about Diana Dors, whose biographer memorably called her a 'hurricane in mink'. She was born Diana Fluck but changed her surname because, as she explained, she dreamed of having her name up in lights… and was ...
Posted on 21 June 2018 | 2:28 am
Peter Stringfellow obituary - 1940-2018:
Express.co.ukPeter Stringfellow obituary - 1940-2018: Farewell to the king of clubsExpress.co.ukOthers included Princess Diana, Sir Bruce Forsyth, Diana Dors and Professor Stephen Hawking, of whom more later. At his height Stringfellow had clubs in New York, Miami, LA, Paris and Dublin, as well as London, an apartment overlooking the Thames, ...and more »
Posted on 7 June 2018 | 9:01 pm
Cranks My Tractor: Survey says... - Port St.
Cranks My Tractor: Survey says...Port St. Joe StarDawson's first wife, Diana Dors, claimed to have hidden millions in banks across Europe. Before she died, she gave her son, Mark Dawson (Richard's son), a sheet of paper with a coded message revealing where the money was. The younger Dawson's ...
Posted on 6 June 2018 | 11:19 pm
Frightening verse: that Morrissey library in
It concerns the short-lived careers of a a number of obscure actors: everyone from Morrissey obsession Rita Tushingham (of A Taste Of Honey fame), matinee idol Tab Hunter, James Dean associate Sal Mineo, and blonde bombshells Diana Dors and Jayne Mansfield.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 2:58 am
Diana Dors' Maserati set to go under hammer
A SPORTS car bought by Diana Dors after she saw it on display at a car show is expected to sell for £575,000. The Swindon-born screen siren, known as England’s answer to Marilyn Monroe, went along to the 1964 Earl’s Court Motor Show to get some press ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:01 am
Diana Dors' Maserati expected to fetch
A stunning Maserati bought by Diana Dors after she saw it on display at a car show is expected to sell for £575,000. The screen siren, known as England's Marilyn Monroe, went along to the 1964 Earl's Court Motor to get some press publicity. And when she ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 1:50 am
RM Sotheby’s London 2015 – Auction
The car in question is the 1964 Earls Court Motor Show car, which was sold new to British screen icon, Diana Dors, commonly known as the ‘English Marilyn Monroe’. One of 20 right-hand-drive Spiders built, the Mistral is presented in fully restored ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The Kray Twins' London: Legendary spots
Tom Hardy's new film is as much an exploration of the twins as a celebration of London. With celebrities such as Diana Dors and Frank Sinatra perfuming their world with glamour, the Krays were the East End Mafia, but their influence went far further ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:30 am