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Dame Thora Hird
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[her thoughts on viewing Vice the Sex Trade: Policing the Streets
(1998)] What made me laugh was when the interviewer called her a prostitute and she said: 'One minute, I'm not a prostitute,' as though she was doing something more honourable by putting a nappy on a fella and giving him his supper. 'Excuse me, I'm not a prostitute.' Such dignity. I thought: 'Dear God, you've offended the ...
On 13 September 2013 a memorial plaque to her was unveiled in Morecambe near where she was born. It is outside the Eric Bartholomew pub, named in honour of Eric Morecambe
whose real surname was Bartholomew and who was also born in the town.