Wurzels legend Tommy Banner reveals secret heartache over death of his wife
Devastated Tommy, 77, revealed how wife Chris died last Valentine’s Day in February after suffering a long illness.
He kept the tragedy from fans while touring the country with the popular 'Scrumpy and Western band' best known for their 1976 hits The Combine Harvester and I Am A Cider Drinker.
Accordion player and singer Tommy announced his wife’s death on her birthday, October 7. She would have been 65.
Tommy - the longest standing member of the band who joined in 1967 - said: “The reason we as a family have left it until now to make this sad news known to all of you wonderful Wurzel... read more
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