After banishing her demons, Mrs Merton battles cancer again: At just 50 actress Caroline Ahern has disease for third time
The writer and actress, one of her generation's pre-eminent comedy talents, has already fought two battles against the disease - the first when she was a baby.
BREAKING NEWS: Actress Caroline Aherne dies at the age of 52
Actress Caroline Aherne has died at the age of 52 after a battle with cancer, her publicist said. The comic, famed for roles in the Royle Family and Mrs Merton, died at her Greater Manchester home.
Gogglebox fans praise 'amazing' Caroline Aherne for doing voiceover while battling cancer
GOGGLEBOX viewers took to Twitter to praise 'true star' Caroline Aherne this evening after she continued to provide the voiceover for the show despite battling lung cancer.
Caroline Aherne 'achieved everything she could have wanted' before her death
The Royle Family star, who died this weekend aged 52 after a long battle with cancer, “changed the landscape” of TV with the show, a pal said