Laurel and Hardy played SOUTHSEA, Hampshire, just the once - in 1947.
Stan and Ollie stayed at the QUEEN'S HOTEL,
There are some great stories in the book about Stan and Babe in SOUTHSEA. One is about a visit Laurel made
to a local naval base. The other is a touching story of both Stan and Babe visiting a lady who was bed-ridden in her home.
To find out the full details of these stories, and others covering Laurel
and Hardy touring England,
Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Southern Ireland (Eire),
buy a copy of the book via the link below:
With thanks to the following websites for the photographs:
top photo from www.portsmouth-guide.co.uk
theatre photo from wikipedia