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Guitar veteran Bert Weedon dies

Guitarist Bert Weedon, who played with stars including Frank Sinatra and inspired millions to pick up the instrument with his Play In A Day books, has died at the age of 91.

The musician had "been poorly" for a while and died at home in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, on Friday morning, his friend John Adrian has confirmed.

Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney and Brian May are among the stars who learned to play guitar from his books.

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