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Sid Waddell (1940–2012)

Sid Waddell was born on August 10, 1940 in Alnwick, Northumberland, England. He was a writer and producer, known for The Flaxton Boys (1969), Jossy's Giants (1986) and Sloggers (1994). He was married to Irene. He died on August 11, 2012 in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. See full bio »

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Sloggers Writer
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 1994-1995 Sloggers (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1995)
- Episode #1.6 (1994)
- Episode #1.5 (1994)
- Episode #1.4 (1994)
- Episode #1.3 (1994)
 1993 Waddell's World (TV Series documentary) (writer)
 1986-1987 Jossy's Giants (TV Series) (by - 10 episodes)
- Perfect Match (1987) ... (by)
- Home and Away (1987) ... (by)
- The Italian Take-Away (1987) ... (by)
- A Question of Sports (1987) ... (by)
- The Glipton Romeos (1987) ... (by)
  The Flaxton Boys (TV Series) (originator - 7 episodes, 1969) (series originated - 6 episodes, 1969) (writer - 3 episodes, 1969 - 1970)
- 1890: The Conspiracy (1970) ... (writer)
- 1854: The Return (1969) ... (series originated)
- 1854: The Will (1969) ... (series originated)
- 1854: The Island (1969) ... (series originated)
- 1854: The Hunt (1969) ... (series originated)
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He looks about as happy as a penguin in a microwave. See more »


He was known as "the voice of darts" for his years of commentary on the BBC and Sky Sports. He was noted for his enthusiastic on-air style, and his witty one-liners. See more »


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