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'Deadly Doug' to tell all at theatre show

By Burton Mail  |  Posted: August 29, 2014

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A CONTROVERSIAL former football chief is set to offer a unique insight into his life.

Doug Ellis was regularly in the headlines for employing and sacking some of the biggest names in the game during his time as the owner of Aston Villa Football Club.

Sir Doug, who developed the nickname Deadly Doug during his time as Aston Villa, will talk candidly about his time in charge of the 'Villains' which spans back as far as 1968.

Doug will discuss his incredible life with popular radio and television broadcaster Nick Owen.

The event takes place from 7.30pm on Tuesday, September 16 at Lichfield Garrick. Tickets are available at www.lichfieldgarrick.com

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