'Dr Death' and his £50 suicide workshops -
Spectator.co.uk'Dr Death' and his £50 suicide workshopsSpectator.co.ukThe woman next to me is 72; she has been watching Prunella Scales in Great Canal Journeys on television and is worried about dementia, which she points out 'can last a very long time'. She has been a member of Exit for three years but this is the first ...
Posted on 5 July 2017 | 8:08 pm
Prunella Scales attends Sir Tom Stoppard's
Daily MailPrunella Scales attends Sir Tom Stoppard's 80th birthday party with doting husband Timothy West... as she makes rare ...Daily MailIn recent years, she has retreated from the spotlight as she battles the advanced stages of dementia with her adoring husband, Timothy West, by her side. But Prunella Scales stepped out for a rare public appearance over the weekend, as she attended Sir ...
Posted on 4 July 2017 | 6:22 pm
Marlowe Theatre's director Mark Everett
Kent NewsMarlowe Theatre's director Mark Everett confirms he is to retire and will step down in OctoberKent NewsA four-year stint at Bristol Old Vic as executive director followed. This included managing a transfer to the National Theatre of a co-production of Long Day's Journey Into Night, with Timothy West and Prunella Scales. He then joined the Marlowe in ...and more »
Posted on 3 July 2017 | 6:44 am
Novak Djokovic delights in role as only big
Telegraph.co.ukNovak Djokovic delights in role as only big fish by the Sussex seaTelegraph.co.ukSince arriving on Saturday, he has practised at a variety of spots, including not only Devonshire Park but the Meads Lawn tennis club and Moira House School – a boarding establishment best-known for producing Fawlty Towers actress Prunella Scales.and more »
Posted on 26 June 2017 | 2:30 pm
Forget Glasto, real excitement is a canal
Daily MailForget Glasto, real excitement is a canal trip with Tim and Pru: CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend TVDaily MailWhere the fun is at: Last week Timothy West and Prunella Scales (pictured centre and right) were at the southern tip of the sub-continent. Now they were north of Bangladesh at the other end of the country, gadding about on elephants and learning ...
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 5:32 pm
What’s happening throughout 2015
The Old Town Spring Celebration is just one of many events scheduled to take place this year, and it seems they get more popular every time.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:18 am
My £4m Enigma Estate: It's got a heated
Cournswood House, in south Buckinghamshire, could almost be Bletchley Park, the English country house at the heart of the recent Oscar-nominated drama The Imitation Game.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:05 pm
The Wicked Lady (Blu-ray)
Recommended When I first saw the coming attractions trailer for The Wicked Lady (1983), starring Faye Dunaway, I was slightly confused. It looked like some sort of semi-sequel to Richard Lester's The Three Musketeers (1973), in which Dunaway played the scheming Milady de Winter. The Wicked Lady , despite some resemblance to Lester's film, was not a sequel. It received terrible reviews in America ...
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 5:43 am
Sunday’s TV tips
Some Easter Sunday shows for your viewing pleasure.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 7:58 am
Samuel West talks about mother Prunella
The Mr Selfridge actor said his family have been dealing with mother Prunella Scales’ dementia.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 2:13 am
Call me doctor
WE tend to assume that wealth and fame bring privilege, even when it comes to illness. The inexorable demise of Prunella Scales into the fog of dementia makes us realise there are no exceptions. This week her husband Timothy West reveals that she has ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:10 pm
Prunella Scales's forgotten marriage:
Dame Helen Mirren may have won the Oscar for playing the Queen but no one has ever captured the monarch’s subtle wit as Prunella did more than 40 years ago in Alan Bennett’s A Question Of Attribution back in 1973. In her successful one-woman show, An ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:12 pm
'Prunella Scales can't recall most of her
Prunella Scales' dementia is now so bad she could not remember her husband being interviewed by Piers Morgan during a backstage conversation straight after the show. Last year the much-loved actress vowed to carry on working despite being diagnosed with ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:28 pm
Timothy West Opens Up About Wife Prunella
Piers Morgan has discussed what is sure to be one of his most emotional ‘Life Stories’ interviews yet, detailing the heartbreak of actor Timothy West, whose wife Prunella Scales suffers from a mild form of Alzheimer's Disease. The former ‘EastEnders ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:07 pm
Prunella Scales cannot remember her 53-year
Prunella Scales, the star of Fawlty Towers, cannot remember her 53-year-marriage to husband Timothy West because of her advanced Alzheimer's. West, 80, revealed the extent of his wife's decline in an interview with Piers Morgan's Life Stories. Morgan said ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 4:59 pm