I spent last night in stitches rewatching an evening with Lily Savage 1996
He always stood up for the underdog.
From Guardian’s obituary https://tinyurl.com/22xusuje
“In 2010 he provoked complaints to Ofcom for attacking the new coalition government during Paul O’Grady Live. ‘Do you know what got my back up?’ he told his ITV audience. ‘Those Tories hooping and hollering when they heard about the cuts. Gonna scrap the pensions – yeah! – no more wheelchairs – yeah! … I bet when they were children they laughed at Bambi when the mother got shot.’”