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Roo-ling The Roo-st

by | 22nd, June 2004

‘WITH the entire staff enthusing about Wayne Rooney, the Mirror’s sent its last reporter/tea girl out to find a story to fill the little available space in the rag not dedicated to the footballing boy wonder.

It’s open season on ex-Goodies

(There would have been even less space had the Mirror not finally got rid of its WMD counter.)

So, armed with a pen, Emma Britton, in the guise of reporting legend Phil Space, stepped out to fill some, er, space.

And that foray into the unknown has resulted in the paper’s scoop on how TV presenter Bill Oddie ‘has started a Delia Smith-style stampede for bird-boxes’.

Delia, Emma reports, once caused 90,000 of us to dash out and buy an omelette pan she had described on TV as a ‘little gem’.

And now Oddie, who appears on the BBC TV show Britain Goes Wild,

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