After receiving condolences from thousands of fans, Paul wrote on Twitter on Thursday: “I’d like to say a big thank you to everyone for all your messages. They’ve been hard to read but I read every one.”
He added: “It’s the worst feeling ever but I have to carry on as I know Barry would want me to, having always been so supportive of each other in both work and our personal lives.”
The brothers had been performing together for more than 50 years, having won ITV talent shows Opportunity Knocks (1967) and New Faces (1974). They will be best remembered for their children’s TV show, ChuckleVision, which is now back on BBC iPlayer.
I'd like to say a big thank you to everyone for all your messages they've been hard to read but I read every one.Its the worst feeling ever but I have to carry on as I know Barry would want me to having always been so supportive of each other in both work and our personal lives❤
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