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Spike Milligan - W2 Spike Milligan and Eric Sykes

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Plaque: Spike Milligan - W2

Erection date: 7/7/2003

Inscription

Spike Milligan, KBE hon. CBE, 1918 - 2002, author & artiste, lived here.
Comic Heritage

The plaque was unveiled by Eric Sykes.

Site: Spike Milligan and Eric Sykes (2 memorials)

W2, Orme Court, 9

The two men shared an office at this address for more than 50 years.  They were members of Associated London Scripts, a comedy writers’ co-operative.  Other members were Frankie Howerd and Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.  We note that Milligan's plaque says he 'lived' here, whereas Sykes' says 'worked'.

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Spike Milligan

Goon. Born as Terence Alan Milligan near Bombay, India, his father being an I...

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Eric Sykes

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