• Cilla Black dies aged 72 in her Spanish home

    Cilla Black has passed away at the age of 72, according to various reports. The veteran TV presenter, who hosted hit entertainment shows Blind Date and Surprise Surprise, died in her Spanish home near Marbella. Local police confirmed the death of British national Priscilla White – her real name – and said that the star is believed to have died of natural causes, although they are awaiting autopsy results. "I can confirm the death of British national Priscilla White, aged 72," said police. "We are still awaiting autopsy results but everything at this stage is pointing towards her death being the