The Plaza expresses condolence on the passing of Plaza Patron: Leslie Phillips CBE

Leslie Phillips CBE – 1924-2022

We are very sorry to hear of the passing of one of our esteemed Patrons – Leslie Phillips CBE

Leslie Phillips CBE started his career as a child star and following a prestigious career in the military returned to the stage becoming one the UK’s most recognized stars.

From the ‘Doctor’ series through to the ‘Carry On’ films, more recently ‘Harry Potter’ and his most recent film ‘Venus’ alongside Peter O’Toole, Leslie Phillips maintained his place in the affection of the the film going public like no other star.

Alongside his cinema fame, Leslie Phillips had an illustrious stage career gaining the respect and attention of the public and business colleagues alike.

As our first patron, Leslie Phillips support of the Plaza saw many personal visits to this grand art deco venue and in no little way has his support motivated and helped us sustain the dedication and hard work that has made the Plaza such a success.

Our sincerest condolences are extended to the Family, Friends and legions of Fans of Leslie Phillips at this time of his passing.

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