From Mrs Merton to the 'Royle Family, Caroline Aherne has been responsible for some of comedy's most memorable creations.
Comedian and writer Caroline Aherne announced today that she has been diagnosed with lung cancer and is currently recovering from treatment. The ‘Royle Family’ star is one of Britain’s most successful comedy writers and performers, though in recent years she has chosen to shun the limelight and concentrate on her personal life. As we wish Caroline the best in her recovery, here’s a few of her greatest tv moments, which prove why she is a true comedic national treasure.
Caroline is perhaps best known for 'The Royle Family'
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Caroline Aherne is receiving treatment for lung cancer.
Writer and comedian Caroline Aherne is recovering from treatment for lung cancer. The Royle Family star, who has previously had bladder and eye cancer, is to speak at an appeal to improve cancer care in Manchester on June 26.
Caroline Aherne [L] with the cast of 'The Royle Family'
Aherne, 50, said of the appeal: "I've had cancer and my brother's had cancer and we know how it affects people."
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