View Full Version : The Mrs Merton/Fast Show/Royle Family funnywoman has died of cancer, aged 52.

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2016-Jul-03, 08:30 AM

Comedy writer and actress Caroline Aherne has died at the age of 52.

Aherne, star and writer of The Royle Family and The Mrs Merton Show, had suffered from cancer, her publicist said.

The actress said two years ago*that she had been diagnosed with lung cancer, having previously had bladder cancer and was born with eye cancer.