Ex-Bullseye presenter Jim Bowen recovering from strokes

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Jim Bowen
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Jim Bowen presented the Happy Daft Farm on BBC Radio Lancashire

Comedian and former BBC Radio Lancashire presenter Jim Bowen is recovering after suffering two mild strokes.

He was taken ill at his home in Melling over the weekend and is being treated at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

The 73-year-old suffered a stroke on Friday and then a second while in hospital.

The entertainer, who is best known for darts-themed TV quiz show Bullseye, is receiving physiotherapy.

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