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Laurel & Hardy – The Collection (21-disc Box Set) [DVD]

This collection has been around for a good few years now, it started of at £200 and even at this high price it was considered a good buy. Over the years the price dropped to as low as £40, but … Continue reading

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Laurel and Hardy DVDs

At the museum, we usually have a large selection of Laurel and Hardy DVDs for sale. We like to try and help our customers choose the right films and steer them away from the slightly less popular ones. However, not … Continue reading

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The Poster From Friends.

For ten years, starting in 1994, one of the most popular shows on TV was Friends. The final episode was watched by over 52 million people in america alone, with a huge following around the world. Many of you will … Continue reading

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Open Mic comedy at the Laurel and Hardy Museum

Hopefully by now you’ve heard about our plans to celebrate Stan’s birthday and you’ve decided there’s nowhere you’d rather be that day. If you haven’t, then here is the post about that, and here’s a fun video on how you … Continue reading

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Another Fine Fest to celebrate Stan’s birthday.

Every year in Harlem, Georgia tens of thousands of people descend on the town to celebrate the birth of Oliver Hardy. It’s the event of the year for that small town in the southern states of America and a fine … Continue reading

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Ulverston Dickensian Festival

This is the fifteenth year for our Dickensian Christmas Festival, one of the most popular Dickensian Festival event in the country. It attracts thousands of people but its not too packed for visitors and local people to wander around and … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Holland makes a triumphant return.

I’ve finally found the time to review our first live show at the museum, …and this is my friend Mr Laurel. As you may have read recently Jeffrey Holland very kindly consented to come to Ulverston to perform his one … Continue reading

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Hats Off To Laurel and Hardy

Hats off to Laurel and Hardy was written by Philip Hutchinson after he encountered problems touring the well known Tom McGrath play Laurel and Hardy. As a fan of the boys, and an actor, he had wanted to tour the … Continue reading

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Dickinson’s Real Deal

Last October I received an email from the producers of Dickinson’s Real Deal (for those of you outside the U.K. you can watch a short clip here) asking if we’d like to be involved in a show they were filming … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Holland returns to the Laurel and Hardy Museum

Exciting news! We have our first evening performance at the new museum. Following on from our successful event on Ulverston’s Carnival Day earlier in the year (always the first Saturday in July if you’d like to join us next time), … Continue reading

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