BREAKING: Comedian Victoria Wood has died

COMEDIAN Victoria Wood has died of cancer at the age of 62.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 20th April 2016, 3:34 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th April 2016, 4:40 pm
Comedian and actress Victoria Wood
Comedian and actress Victoria Wood

The actress died at home in London surrounded by her family.

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Her publicist, Neil Reading, said: ‘Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer.

‘The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning. She was 62.

‘The family ask for privacy at this very sad time.’