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Freddie relaxes backstage

Plus, this week in 1976, stage and screen stars Tom Courtenay and Judi Bowker rehearse a scene from The Rivals ahead of the play’s opening night at Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre.

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Things get heated at Maine Road

Plus this week in 1966, Liverpool footballer Ian St John sports a black eye after a clash of heads with Manchester City midfielder Colin Bell during the two clubs’ First Division match at Anfield.

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