Prunella Scales (Winner - Bargees of the year) , Timothy West - The Winners of the Oldie Of The Year Awards were pictured at the Simpson's-in-the-Strand in London as they arrive for the photo call. - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 2nd February 2016
Lady Colin Campbell, Jeremy Hutchinson, Timothy West, Prunella Scales, Robert Hardy, Leon Bernicoff, June Bernicoff, Germaine Greer, Don McCullin, Baroness Molly Meacher, Barry Humphries, Barry Cryer, Sir Tom Courtney, Nicholas Parsons , Gyles Brandreth - Oldie of the Year Awards - Arrivals at Simpson's in the Strand - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 2nd February 2016
Timothy West - London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) celebrate reaching the highest point in the construction of the new £20m West London campus in Talgrath Street - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 20th January 2016
The 81 year-old English actress describes her condition as "a nuisance."
Actress Prunella Scales and her husband Timothy West have revealed that the Fawlty Towers star is suffering with a condition similar to Alzheimer's. The acting couple have narrated and starred in an upcoming documentary about the canals of Britain, navigating the waterways on a narrowboat and sharing one of their big passions with More 4 viewers.
Prunella & Her Husband Tim West Will Appear In An Upcoming Documentary About Britain's Canals.
West spoke movingly about his wife's condition and how he is already a supporter of Alzheimer's Research UK. "Pru has this condition," the 79 year-old explained. "It's sort of Alzheimer's but it isn't; it's quite mild. "She can't remember things very well, but you don't have to remember things on the canal."
Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.
An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.
The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.