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Magician Paul Daniels with his wife and professional partner Debbie McGee. Matthew Fearn/PA

Paul Daniels diagnosed with incurable brain tumour

His wife Debbie tweeted a statement this morning, saying she did so “with great sadness”.

MAGICIAN PAUL DANIELS has been diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour, it was confirmed today.

A statement on behalf of Daniels, his wife Debbie and their families thanked the public for their concern and support at this sad time.

They asked for their privacy to be respected.

Debbie McGee tweeted a link to the statement, saying she did so “with great sadness”. There has already been an outpouring of sympathy and support for the well-loved entertainer and his family.

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