He was well known for his novelty stylised songs. His career began in 1951.From 1965 to 1986 he was a regular fixture on the BBC Television's schedule with The Val Doonican Show, which featured his own singing performances and a variety of guest artists. He retired in 2009.
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- Furness, Hannah. "Val Doonican dies age 88". Telegraph. Retrieved 2 July 2015.