We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info
Tony Junior spoke of how he had been hospitalised with coronavirus earlier this month. The popular magician explained that he had been hospitalised in recent days.
Tony was a well-known children’s entertainer who spent decades performing in family shows at South Shields’ Amphitheatre.
He also appeared in the Channel 4 reality series Seasiders.
The news of his death was confirmed with the Mayor of South Tyneside paying tribute to him.
Councillor Pat Hay, said: “We were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of children’s entertainer Tony Junior.
“Tony was very well respected in the entertainment industry and much loved by South Tyneside audiences.
“As a firm favourite in our annual events programme, he brought smiles to the faces of so many children and families over the years.”
She added to The Shields Gazette: “We are certainly going to miss his wonderful performances full of fun, games, magic and mayhem.”
The popular performer starred in the likes of the Kids Fun-Fest and Tommy’s Parties in the town of Tyneside.
Source: Read Full Article