❉ Ace Records’ Liz Buckley on her close encounters of the MES kind.
❉ Veteran inkslinger Jon Wilde pays tribute to the inimitable, irreplaceable M.E.S.
❉ Doctor Who’s first woman director has passed away.
❉ Actor and comedian Sean Hughes has died at the age of 51.
❉ Best known as Clegg in Last of the Summer Wine and the voice of Wallace, Sallis enjoyed a surprisingly diverse career.
❉ We asked rock journalist Hermione Moonraker to write a few words about her love for Brian Pern (1951-2017).
❉ Ange Chan pays tribute to Carrie Fisher – “The only princess I ever wanted to be.”
❉ The actor Peter Vaughan, sadly passed away yesterday (6 December 2016).