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Cooke, (Alfred) Alistairlocked

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Cooke, (Alfred) Alistair (1908–2004), broadcaster and writer, was born Alfred Cooke on 20 November 1908 at 7 Isaac Street, Salford, Lancashire. He was the younger son of Samuel Cooke (1874/5–1959), an iron fitter (whose creations included an antique metal weather-vane on top of ...

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