02/08/2015 09:22 BST | Updated 02/08/2015 10:59 BST

Cilla Black Dead: Tributes Pour In For Showbiz Legend, Following Her Death, At The Age Of 72

A host of stars from all areas of the entertainment industry have been paying tribute to Cilla Black, following the news of the showbiz legend’s shock death.

The Spanish police confirmed on Sunday that Cilla had died overnight, at the age of 72, while holidaying at her home in the Costa del Sol.

The incomparable Cilla Black

Her celebrity friends and former colleagues have been paying their respects on Twitter, as well as sharing their own personal memories of the veteran entertainer.

Holly Willoughby, who took over from Cilla on 'Surprise, Surprise', when the show returned to our screens in 2012, was among the first famous faces to comment on the sad news, describing Cilla as "an incredible lady" and "one of her heroes".

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