BREAKING: Little and Large star Eddie Large dies from coronavirus

Comedian Eddie Large, with his sidekick Sid Little and the Who's Roger Daltrey, in a scene from TV show Little and Large (PA Images)
12:51pm, Thu 02 Apr 2020
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Comedian Eddie Large, half of the TV comedy duo Little and Large, has died after contracting coronavirus in hospital, aged 78.

His son Ryan McGinnis posted on Facebook: "It is with great sadness that Mum and I need to announce that my dad passed away in the early hours of this morning.

"He had been suffering with heart failure and unfortunately, whilst in hospital, contracted the coronavirus, which his heart was sadly not strong enough to fight."

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