Arts & Entertainment Award 1999
Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall
Leeds-born childhood friends Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall are two of the UK’s most popular writers. Together they have produced a large body of work for the cinema, TV and theatre, including the films “Billy Liar”, “A Kind of Loving” and “Whistle Down the Wind” and the TV series “Worzel Gummidge” and “Budgie”.
They both share the award for their outstanding contribution to the cultural life of the County.