RIP Jimmy Sangster (1927-2011)

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Hello everyone,

I have just learned the sad news that Hammer Films veteran screenwriter and director Jimmy Sangster has passed away aged 83. Here are links to several online obituaries:

I know that some CLW members had met Jimmy Sangster and will no doubt have personal memories that they may wish to share. Unfortunately, I never had the pleasure of making his acquaintance. I have a book in my collection entitled Inside Hammer by Jimmy Sangster which I have not yet fully read. I am sure that he will be sadly missed by many across the world, especially Hammer enthusiasts. My condolences to his family, friends and loved ones.

RIP Jimmy Sangster (December 2nd, 1927 - August 19th, 2011). God bless.

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This is very sad a great

This is very sad a great loss.




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R.I.P Jimmy Sangster.  He

R.I.P Jimmy Sangster.

 He came from Penrhyn Bay,about 2 miles from where i live.His passing was in the local papers.A very sad loss and a true legend.

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