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Shane Richie says Barbara Windsor's eyes are ‘still sparkling' despite dementia diagnosis

5 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Barbara and Shane have been friends for years
Shane Richie has opened up about Barbara Windsor's declining health as she continues her Alzheimer's battle.
Dame Barbara, 82, has been supported by friends and family as her diagnosis in 2014, and Shane reveals that he speaks to her husband Scott regularly to check in on how she's going.
Speaking to The Mirror, Shane said: ‘You hear horror stories about someone with Alzheimer's where they don't recognise their own loved ones. That has to be the cruellest thing in the world.
‘Babs always recognises me when she sees me but then I don't know...
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