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Sad news

5 April 2006 by Dawn

We were saddened to hear yesterday of the death of Mr Peter McGovern, who wrote the world-famous folk song, ‘In My Liverpool Home’. Mr McGovern was a regular visitor the Walker Art Gallery and has helped the learning section with workshops in the past. He was immensely proud of his city and wrote the song as a tribute. He was also an old friend of my grandad’s – and from what I hear he was a jolly nice man.

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