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Honor Blackman shares Avengers memories in Leicester


Honor Blackman has been speaking about her life as an international star at an annual arts festival in Leicester.

The actress is best known for her iconic role as the feisty Cathy Gale in 1960s television show The Avengers.

The programme celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, and to mark it, Honor shared her memories with an audience at De Montfort University's Cultural Exchanges festival.

BBC Leicester's Geeta Pendse went to meet her.


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