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Jon Culshaw

Jon Culshaw

Born in 1968, Jon was educated at St Bede's RC High School in Ormskirk. The comedian is best known for his skills as an impressionist, working on ITV's Spitting Image - where he voiced John Major - and moved on to join the team of the BBC's Dead Ringers. He is especially well known for his mimicry of Doctor Who actor Tom Baker.

Jon Culshaw tells the Advertiser how Ormskirk has made an impression on him

Comedian recounts his memories of his West Lancashire childhood

Is broadcaster and author Stuart Maconie your choice as one of West Lancs' greatest?

Who are among West Lancs' greatest people? It's your vote which decides

Still time to put forward your choice for the greatest honour in the borough

Ormskirk Pleasure Folk call on men to join group

CALLING all men – the Ormskirk Pleasure Folk need you!

Impressionist Jon Culshawhelps celebrate 40th anniversary of Ormskirk Pleasure Folk

MAN of many voices Jon Culshaw took a trip back to where it all started and helped his former amateur dramatic group celebrate its 40th anniversary.

Ormskirk impressionist Jon Culshaw filming with astronomer Pete Lawrence for BBC's The Sky at Night in Norway

Ormskirk impressionist Jon Culshaw takes to Norway in search of the Northern Lights for the BBC’s The Sky at Night

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SEARCHING for the Northern Lights is hard work, but this didn’t stop Ormskirk’s Jon Culshaw entertaining his fans.

Advertiser reporter Gemma Jaleel visited Norway to see the Northern Lights

I HAVE always wanted to see the Northern Lights, so when I was given the opportunity to jet off to the Arctic Circle at the weekend I couldn’t resist.

Ormskirk Comedian Jon Culshaw receives Edge Hill University honorary award

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ONE of Britain’s most popular impressionists received an honorary degree from Edge Hill University during a graduation ceremony.

Edge Hill University begins its 125th anniversat celebrations with a dinner at Liverpool Town Hall

EDGE Hill University marked its 125th anniversary this week with a civic reception at Liverpool Town Hall.

Ormskirk comedian John Culshaw becomes Variety Club of Great Britain ambassador

ORMSKIRK-BORN comedian John Culshaw has been given a just reward for his charity work.

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Ormskirk TV star Jon Culshaw enjoys Saturday night entertainment show

JON Culshaw, the Ormskirk-born man of many voices, is relishing being able to bring his mickey-taking to the mainstream masses.

Ormskirk’s famous faces mapped in Merseyrail inspired art work

AN ARTIST who put the names of Jonathan Pryce at Ormskirk, Jon Culshaw at Burscough Junction and war hero Noel Chavasse at Maghull on the Merseyrail map has seen his business flourish in the 12 months since its launch.

Much Hoole’s Bangla Fusion,has been declared one of the north west’s top six curry houses

Much Hoole’s Bangla Fusion, has been declared one of the north west’s top six curry houses

BANGLA Fusion, on Liverpool Old Road, Much Hoole, has been declared one of the top six curry houses in the North West at The British Curry Awards.

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Ormskirk’s Hettinga House is sold to care homes firm

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JOSPICE’S Hettinga House in Ormskirk had been sold to a Skelmersdale based nursing home.

Jon Culshaw's BBC make up artist found dead

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POLICE looking for a make-up artist who worked for Ormskirk's Jon Culshaw on his Dead Ringers program say they have found a body near to her home.

Jon Culshaw maps out his career in comedy

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ORMSKIRK comedian Jon Culshaw went back to his comedy roots on television last Saturday night.

Famous names are off the rails

Famous names are off the rails

LOCAL historians say a designer is on the wrong track with his version of the local Merseyside and West Lancashire railway map.

Jon’s a real Headcase!

ORMSKIRK impressionist Jon Culshaw is back with a new satirical cartoon show called Headcases.

Retired teacher is a radio head now!

Ex-headteacher Philip Entwistle joins Radio Merseyside

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A FORMER Ormskirk headteacher has landed a job with BBC Radio Merseyside.

'Like it or not, Ormskirk is part of Liverpool'

ORMSKIRK-BORN comedian Jon Culshaw has kicked off a cracking debate by suggesting his home town is in Liverpool’s ‘field of gravity’.

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Comedian Jon Culshaw sparks Liverpool 08 debate

ORMSKIRK impressionist Jon Culshaw says the town is in Liverpool’s “field of gravity” to such an extent that it should be put on a map of Liverpool artwork.