Anorak | Engelbert ­Humperdinck is big in Azerbaijan

Engelbert ­Humperdinck is big in Azerbaijan

by | 11th, May 2012

BEFORE he croons the UK to victory in the Eurovision Song Contest , Engelbert ­Humperdinck shows the Daily Mirror’s man round his Leicestershire estate. The singer says he wanted his estate to have a British village feel, so he gave it a pub, two, er, Harley Davidson motorbikes and a street called “HUMPERDINK WAY”, written in a Rodeo Driver-style script.

He says:

“These are presents from my wife at Christmas 12 or 15 years ago. She normally gets me ­something that I really want and I wanted to keep this place really British so she started with a postbox and then the telephone box.”

Soon she’ll get him a drunk on a bench, a bus stop with a traffic cone on the top

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