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Sunday 06 December 2020....news for this week.

Sunday 06 December 2020. Happy Birthday to cricketer and tv presenter FREDDIE FLINTOFF who is 43 today. See my Facebook page for a nice photo of him and me together. ------------------- Monday 07 December 2020. Happy Birthday to singer-songwriter TOM WAITS who is 71 today. Tom does not come to the UK that often , but i did see him at Hammersmith Odeon in 1987. ------------------- Tuesday 08 December 2020. JOHN LENNON was murdered 40 years ago today in New York. ------- And just when you thought 2020 couldn’t throw up any more surprises Bob Dylan has become a complete sell-out. Dylan has sold the publishing rights to his songwriting catalogue in a deal said to be worth around $300 million to Universal Music. ------------------- Wednesday 09 December 2020. Happy Birthday to JOAN ARMATRADING who is 70 today. I have seen Joan perform around a dozen times with the first time back in 1975, when she supported Supertramp at Hammersmith Odeon.