- Jessica Norris who had won the titles of Miss Pole Dance UK in 2011 and 2015 was unable to teach or compete during lockdown and struggled with her mental health
Golden Globes 2021: Ava DuVernay and Shonda Rhimes lead stars calling out HFPA for lack of Black membersAva DuVernay has led the stars calling out the lack of diversity (Picture: Getty)Ava DuVernay and Shonda Rhimes are among those calling out the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for not having any Black members ahead of the Golden Globes 2021.The director and producer have shared the same campaign image and hashtag, referencing the #TimesUp movement.
The image reads: ‘Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Not a single Black member out of 87.’Bridgerton and Grey’s Anatomy produ
- Experts say masks could stop children from developing their communication skills (Picture: Reuters)The UK’s top scientists have warned primary schools against making young children wear face masks in the classroom.Only secondary school students are being advised by the Government to wear face coverings when social distancing cannot be maintained as schools reopen on March 8.However, some primaries have still ordered pupils to have them on at all times, except during sports lessons or when
- Stephanie has already expressed an interest in playing the leading lady! (Picture: Getty)Novelist Melanie Blake is determined to launch a new soap in the UK based on the setting Falcon Bay in her book Ruthless Women – and Dallas, Bad Girls and Coronation Street legend Stephanie Beacham has already expressed an interest in playing leading lady Catherine.
Sunday Times bestseller Ruthless Women looks behind the scenes at theailing soap Falcon Bay – and the various brave, nasty, spiteful
EastEnders spring spoilers: Nancy Carter returns, new faces arrive, Kush Kazemi exits, and secrets are exposedThere’s so much going on in Walford this spring (Picture: BBC/Metro.co.uk)It’s been quite the year for the Walford residents in EastEnders so far. We’ve had secrets being revealed, we’ve waved goodbye to some characters, we’ve seen the end of relationships and the start of some new…quite surprising ones (yes, we are talking about Kat and Phil)…The next few months are no different as spring in Albert Square sets to be another season of huge storylines.
RuPaul’s Drag Race UK star Sister Sister has cleared up the confusion surrounding an outfit she wore for the seaside fashion challenge that closely resembled A’Whora’s.On Thursday evening, Sister became the latest contestant to be told to ‘sashay away’ by head judge RuPaul after lip syncing for her life against Tayce.A couple of episodes prior, the queens ha
- Dimitar Berbatov previews the wekeend’s Premier League action for Metro.co.uk (Picture: REX)It was an overwhelmingly positive week, Leicester aside, for our sides in Europe but the focus returns to the Premier League this weekend.The Foxes will be licking their wounds ahead of the visit of Arsenal to the King Power but cannot afford to feel sorry for themselves if they hope to maintain their Champions League qualification hopes.
Elsewhere, the big game of the weekend sees Thomas Tuchel put
- Paul Mosley will be out on licence in May after serving eight years of a 17-year sentence and claims he is innocent and was 'set up by Derbyshire Police'
- Donald Trump Jr and Kimberly Guilfoyle previewed Donald Trump's return to the political stage when the duo addressed CPAC, declaring the president to be the future of the Republican Party.
Lady Gaga breaks silence after ‘beloved’ dogs stolen as she praises ‘hero’ Ryan Fischer: ‘My heart is sick’Lady Gaga broke her silence after her dogs were stolen in LALady Gaga revealed her ‘heart is sick’ as she broke her silence after her dogs were stolen.The Bad Romance singer’s French bulldogs, Koji and Gustavo, were taken in LA on Wednesday – with dogwalker Ryan Fischer shot in the shocking attack.Taking to Twitter, the 34-year-old spoke out over the ordeal, offering a sum of $500,000 (£358k) for their safe return.Alongside snaps of the pooches, she wrote: ‘My
- Gogglebox’s Pete Sandiford appears on the show with his sister Sophie (Picture: Channel 4)Gogglebox’s Pete Sandiford is engaged, with the star revealing the exciting news on the Channel 4 show.The TV star, who appears on the series with his sister Sophie to give his take on the week’s TV, chatted about the prospect of tying the knot with his girlfriend, Paige Yeomans.Pete and his sister chatted away about the news, with Sophie clearly thrilled for her brother.‘Do you feel
- NASA’s Perseverance rover landed on Mars on February 18 (Picture: NASA)On February 18, NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover landed on the red planet, carrying a tiny silicon chip engraved with 11 million names.The space agency is now looking for millions of new people to stencil onto their next rover.Fancy having your name land on the red planet?If so, here’s how you can sign up, and details on how much it’ll set you back.How can you send your name to Mars?NASA has announced th
- Dele Alli's model girlfriend Ruby Mae, 25, was reportedly left 'incensed' over how much time the Tottenham and England star spent playing the online video game.
- We should heed the warning of deputy chief medical officer Prof Jonathan Van-Tam that the battle is far from won while figures show only 60% of black people over 70 have been vaccinated
- The Springer Spaniel, named Milo, was reunited with his owners more than six weeks after he vanished, with sub-zero temperatures making his survival all the more miraculous
- Former Buckingham Palace official Dickie Arbiter claimed Prince Philip may have requested the visit from son Charles last Saturday as he prepares for him to take over the family
- We don’t revoke the citizenship of other criminals, no matter how heinous - this ruling is the green light racial extremists have been waiting for and it makes me sick
- It was great to see Prince Harry talking naturally on the Late Late Show with James Corden, he seems like a man with the weight of the world lifted from his shoulders
- The Mirror can reveal that in his conversation with the Queen, Harry’s grandmother was sympathetic and glad the Prince is content as he insists to Late Late show host James Corden that he stepped back from the Firm - not down
- Merson thinks Chelsea will finish outside the top-four (Picture: Getty)Paul Merson thinks Chelsea will fail to secure a top-four finish this season because of their attacking limitations.
The Blues have made a strong start to life under their new manager Thomas Tuchel and are yet to be beaten in eight matches in all competitions during his reign.
They welcome second-placed Manchester United to Stamford Bridge off the back of an impressive away win against La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid in the C
- Health secretary Matt Hancock said that prioritising one profession over another would be "complicated" after coming under fire from unions for not prioritising key workers for vaccinations
- John Harris Jr., 55, allegedly entered an apartment in San Mateo, California around 4:15am on February 4, 1989, grabbed a knife and attacked the victim in her bedroom.
- Jesy Nelson gave us a snippet of new music on Instagram after leaving Little MixIt has been two months since Jesy Nelson’s departure from Little Mix left fans distraught across the globe.But Mixers can finally rejoice as the singer shared an exciting behind the scenes peek into what seemed to be her very own solo career.In a short clip shared to her Instagram Stories on Friday, the 29-year-old was clearly in a jovial mood as she joked around in the studio with producer Patrick Jordan-Patri
Bella Thorne praises ‘beautiful’ Framing Britney Spears doc as she relates to misogyny in music industryBella Thorne has high praise for the Britney Spears documentary (Picture: Rex – Bella Thorne)Bella Thorne has praised the ‘beautiful’ Framing Britney Spears documentary for opening up conversations about misogyny in the music industry.The actress and artist opened up about the wildly popular programme, which documented some of the Toxic hitmaker’s struggles, and revealed she can relate to the misogyny that the star has had to face in her life.Chatting to Metro.co.uk after
- The 59-year-old defendant, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, had also secretly filmed four other children while they used the bathroom in his flat in Tipperary, Ireland
- The Recording Industry Association of America awarded Mac Miller the honour after his album sold over one million copies in the United States (Picture: WireImage)Mac Miller has posthumously earned his first platinum album for Swimming, which was released shortly before his death in 2018.The Recording Industry Association of America awarded the late rapper the honour after his album sold over one million copies in the United States.Swimming featured popular songs such as Come Back To Earth, What&
- Wenatchee High School band in Washington state was pictured this week zipped into bright green tents to act as 'bubbles' as they rehearsed in the music room.
- Ruby blamed Stacey in EastEnders(Picture: BBC)Still reeling from learning that she’d had a miscarriage, Ruby Allen (Louisa Lytton) suffered a devastating fall in EastEnders tonight (February 26).Ruby was determined to hold on to Martin Fowler (James Bye), and therefore she pretended to be pregnant.
However, she was later let in shock when she discovered that she was, in fact, pregnant, but tragedy struck during last night’s edition of the BBC One soap, as she learned she’d suff
- The family of Ryan Fischer, Lady Gaga's dog walker who was shot defending her French bulldogs from thieves in Los Angeles, thanked the star for her concern as he recovers from his injury.
- Dana Smith, 37, from Queens, New York, (pictured), was reunited with the surgeon who saved her life, Dr Lewis Teperman, after a nose piercing nearly killed her.
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