Charlotte Dawson has shared this photograph and message with her many followers just hours before ‘Les Dawson: The Lost Tapes’ enjoys a repeat screening on ITV tonight (Thursday 30th December). Charlotte writes: ‘I wish this picture was real.. Oh daddy you would be the best grandad in the world… I can’t wait for Noah to get to know you & realise what a funny incredible man his grandad is. He’s always on over Christmas or New Year.. and tonight he’s on our screens at 10:15pm ITV1, get your family together get a brew or a bevvy and have a good old laugh… It’s a gooden this one Les Dawson – the lost tapes. I can’t wait to watch it with my little fambo’
The show is a tribute to the life and humour of Les who would have turned 90 this year. The show also features admirers of Les, including John Thompson, Brendan O’Carroll, Jason Mountford, Gloria Hunniford and Ruth Maddock. There are also contributions from Les’s wife, Tracy, and Charlotte herself.