Here are the British newspaper front pages, paying tribute to comedian Rik Mayall, who has passed away aged 56.
— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) June 9, 2014
Mayall, best-known for his role as Rick, a student in a share house on the hit comedy series The Young Ones was found dead by his wife Barbara Robbin. A cause of death has not been released yet.
There have been outpourings of grief for the so-called People’s Poet, who made a generation laugh.
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