#Bob Mortimer

express.co.uk 11 days ago
Bob Mortimer health: 'I thought I was going to die'- Gone Fishing star on major surgery

Bob Mortimer health: 'I thought I was going to die'- Gone Fishing star on major surgery

BOB MORTIMER is the beloved English comedian who is a regular favourite on comedy show Would I Lie To You? The star has also made fishing seem almost cool, wit [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 87 days ago
Bob Mortimer and the celebs changing the way we listen to audiobooks

Bob Mortimer and the celebs changing the way we listen to audiobooks

I have spent much of my past week sharing intimacies with comedians. Bob Mortimer told me of his devastation at the death of his father in a car crash when he [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 115 days ago
And Away . . . by Bob Mortimer review — the Gone Fishing star opens up

And Away . . . by Bob Mortimer review — the Gone Fishing star opens up

If high street solicitor Robert Mortimer hadn’t come home one day and caught his girlfriend in bed with a “Hell’s Angels farmer”, he might never have become Bo [...]

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express.co.uk 129 days ago
Bob Mortimer admits he was ‘unsure’ of the future after heart surgery

Bob Mortimer admits he was ‘unsure’ of the future after heart surgery

BOB MORTIMER has admitted he was unsure about his future after he had life-changing heart surgery.

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thetimes.co.uk 145 days ago
Caitlin Moran: how Bob Mortimer became my fantasy husband

Caitlin Moran: how Bob Mortimer became my fantasy husband

If you’ve ever wondered what being a national treasure feels like, on a day-to-day basis, then I can recommend spending a Tuesday in Middlesbrough with Bob Mor [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 149 days ago
Bob Mortimer and Paul Whitehouse cast out in search of the meaning of life once more

Bob Mortimer and Paul Whitehouse cast out in search of the meaning of life once more

Gone Fishing returns for a fourth series of gentle ramblings and the old friends are as melancholy and surreal as ever

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thetimes.co.uk 178 days ago
Lustworthy homes for fishing in the UK

Lustworthy homes for fishing in the UK

Gone Fishing is back. The sleepy Sunday night hit show set on the bucolic banks of the UK’s rivers follows the comedians Bob Mortimer and Paul Whitehouse as t

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express.co.uk 31 days ago
Bob Mortimer health: Gone Fishing star on moment he ‘felt closest to death’

Bob Mortimer health: Gone Fishing star on moment he ‘felt closest to death’

BOB MORTIMER'S health woes were revealed in BBC Show Mortimer & Whitehouse Gone Fishing, a series in which the comedian and lifelong friend Paul Whitehouse emb [...]

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theguardian.com 109 days ago
Bob Mortimer: ‘I’m comfortable with getting older, but I try not to look in the mirror’

Bob Mortimer: ‘I’m comfortable with getting older, but I try not to look in the mirror’

The comedian, 62, tells Katherine Hassell about growing up shy in Middlesbrough, losing his dad, meeting Vic Reeves, and the deep contentment of fishing

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expressandstar.com 118 days ago
Peter Rhodes on submarines, slaughter and a sorry saga of six petrol crises

Peter Rhodes on submarines, slaughter and a sorry saga of six petrol crises

Has Bob Mortimer's heart condition changed his character? According to one review of the comedian's new book, And Away..., as reported on the Amazon website: “ [...]

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express.co.uk 132 days ago
Bob Mortimer reflects on life-changing open heart surgery - 'A big moment in my life'

Bob Mortimer reflects on life-changing open heart surgery - 'A big moment in my life'

BOB MORTIMER underwent a triple-heart bypass in 2015 after it was discovered 95 percent of his arteries were blocked. Had he carried on without the surgery, th [...]

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express.co.uk 150 days ago
It's always difficult': Bob Mortimer speaks on ending Gone Fishing - 'that's enough'

It's always difficult': Bob Mortimer speaks on ending Gone Fishing - 'that's enough'

BOB MORTIMER talked about a potential ending of he and Paul Whitehouse's much-loved BBC show, Gone Fishing. The comedian admitted it would be difficult to say [...]

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express.co.uk 155 days ago

Bob Mortimer speaks out on co-star Paul Whitehouse's 'snippy' appearance on Gone Fishing

Celebrity News   /   Published: Tue, August 24, 2021... BOB MORTIMER revealed his Gone Fishing co-star Paul Whitehouse occasionally gets a little "snippy" on t [...]

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mirror.co.uk 277 days ago
'Fishing is the best therapy in the world as angling now prescribed on the NHS'

'Fishing is the best therapy in the world as angling now prescribed on the NHS'

Comedian Paul Whitehouse paired up with his comic pals Bob Mortimer for series Gone Fishing which sees them travel across the country in search of different sp [...]

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scotsman.com 309 days ago
Why I'm now with Vic Reeves about the importance of live albums – Aidan Smith

Why I'm now with Vic Reeves about the importance of live albums – Aidan Smith

They hadn’t fallen out or anything, just that on this day Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer fancied, for a change, being interviewed separately. This gave me an idea [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 59 days ago
Bob Mortimer interview: ‘I was with Vic in Compton and a guy pulled a gun on us’

Bob Mortimer interview: ‘I was with Vic in Compton and a guy pulled a gun on us’

I’ve had quite a few holidays ruined by bad weather. I’ve been to the West Indies a number of times and as far as I can tell it always rains. On a trip with

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express.co.uk 109 days ago
Bob Mortimer robbed at knife point only to find out he'd once represented mugger in court

Bob Mortimer robbed at knife point only to find out he'd once represented mugger in court

COMEDIAN Bob Mortimer has revealed that he was robbed at knifepoint by one of his own clients back when he worked as a lawyer.

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Up, up And Away... New book just latest chapter in storied career of Orange Juice fan Bob Mortimer

Up, up And Away... New book just latest chapter in storied career of Orange Juice fan Bob Mortimer

He is one of Britain's most instantly-recognisable comedians; a man who combines an anarchic sense of daftness with the ability to concoct the most

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express.co.uk 135 days ago
Bob Mortimer health: 'I'm falling to pieces' - Comedian on his debilitating condition

Bob Mortimer health: 'I'm falling to pieces' - Comedian on his debilitating condition

BOB MORTIMER is best known for being one half of the comedy duo with best friend Vic Reeves. As a pair Vic and Bob have entertained audiences across the nation [...]

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dailystar.co.uk 147 days ago
Bob Mortimer threw his undies at snake to scare it off after surprise encounter

Bob Mortimer threw his undies at snake to scare it off after surprise encounter

Comedian Bob Mortimer recalled the time he took off his underpants to chase away a snake. Taken aback by the creature, the star said he 'threw his pants at it' [...]

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thesun.co.uk 152 days ago
Comedian Bob Mortimer grew up having 16 sugars in his tea and coffee (but now he's down to 6)

Comedian Bob Mortimer grew up having 16 sugars in his tea and coffee (but now he's down to 6)

BOB Mortimer grew up having 16 sugars in his tea and coffee. The comedian, who had major heart surgery in 2015, confessed he had always had an incredibly sweet [...]

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express.co.uk 166 days ago
Bob Mortimer’s savage joke at Queen’s expense: ‘Let’s not be premature!’

Bob Mortimer’s savage joke at Queen’s expense: ‘Let’s not be premature!’

BOB MORTIMER made a savage joke at the Queen's expense the day the monarch became the longest serving sovereign for 1,000 years, unearthed accounts show.

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mirror.co.uk 307 days ago
Bob Mortimer set to release autobiography about near-death heart issues in 2015

Bob Mortimer set to release autobiography about near-death heart issues in 2015

Bob's book 'And Away' will come out in September telling his story from his childhood in Middlesbrough to unexpected heart surgery in 2015

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Bob Mortimer and Shirley Ballas among stars receiving Covid-19 vaccine

Bob Mortimer and Shirley Ballas among stars receiving Covid-19 vaccine

Bob Mortimer and Shirley Ballas have joined the ranks of stars who have received the Covid-19 vaccine and urged others to do the same.

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