Morrissey Makes Good to Houston Fans On Good
Houston PressMorrissey Makes Good to Houston Fans On Good FridayHouston PressImages of Bruce Lee, Diana Dors, boxer Rocky Graziano and more were all projected onto the backdrop during the 20-song set. Fog filled the stage during “Jack the Ripper,” hiding Morrissey and providing silhouettes for beautiful fan photos. Random ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 3:02 am
Swindon Heritage reveals plans for three
Swindon AdvertiserSwindon Heritage reveals plans for three more blue plaques to honour our historySwindon AdvertiserNow, hot on the heels of a further three unveilings - for the Starr brothers and Swindon's own Diana Dors - the Swindon Heritage team have revealed the next three names set to be honoured on the walls of the town. The plaques are made to last and have ...and more »
Posted on 16 April 2017 | 5:10 am
50 Catholic Converts: Notable New Church
National Catholic Register50 Catholic Converts: Notable New Church Members Over the Last CenturyNational Catholic RegisterA convert from the Russian Orthodox Church, her cause for canonization was opened in 2000. Diana Dors (1931-1984): English actress considered a classic “blonde bombshell” in movies. Cardinal Avery Dulles (1918-2008): American Jesuit, theologian and ...
Posted on 15 April 2017 | 5:49 am
Talented performers ready to show skills -
Swindon AdvertiserTalented performers ready to show skillsSwindon AdvertiserJazz supremo Jamie Cullum, who recently appeared in the ITV series The Halcyon, competed in the 1988 and 1989 Swindon Music Festivals. Film star Diana Dors entered in 1938 under her real name of Diana Fluck. In both 2006 and 2008 Swindon singer, ...and more »
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 11:00 am
Diana Dors was dubbed England's own Marilyn
Mirror.co.ukDiana Dors was dubbed England's own Marilyn Monroe and now she finally has the recognition she deservesMirror.co.ukShe was England's Marilyn Monroe , with a voluptuous body and natural glamour that swept her from the suburbs of Swindon to the Hollywood hills. But Diana Dors' acting career was eclipsed by her turbulent private life and blonde bombshell image.
Posted on 21 January 2017 | 12:46 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