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August 13, 2018 8:47 PM Tim Peake jokes about packing away his spandex after missing out on Strictly

Astronaut Tim Peake joked that he was putting his spandex back in the drawer after finding out he is not a Strictly Come Dancing contestant. The joke started when journalist Lauren Turner posted a message on Twitter saying she had thought a teaser about Red Dwarf actor Danny John-Jules signing up for the BBC show had actually been about Peake. As John-Jules 6

August 12, 2018 8:17 PM Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly tease 2018 Strictly contestants in new video

Strictly Come Dancing hosts Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly have said this year’s crop of contestants have been given cheesy code names to keep their identities a secret. The pair teased the 2018 contestants in a new video on Instagram, which shows them reading from a folder emblazoned with the words: “Strictly Celebrities 2018 Confidential 10

August 10, 2018 4:28 PM Jeremy Clarkson compares himself to The Hoff in seaside snap

The Grand Tour host Jeremy Clarkson has jokingly compared himself to David Hasslehoff’s Baywatch character in a social media post. Clarkson, 58, posted a photo on his Instagram profile of himself in swimming trunks bounding into the sea with a blue bodyboard tucked under his right arm. To his right was a woman in a bikini holding a red bodyboard also wading 9

August 8, 2018 5:28 PM Rachel Riley Instagram: Countdown beauty claims it ‘wasn’t me’ after co-star’s shock snap

RACHEL RILEY gave Countdown fans a glimpse at what goes on behind-the-scenes at the Channel 4 show via her Instagram page recently, while making it very clear she wasn’t the culprit. Rachel Riley, who first joined Countdown back in 2009, shared a rather shocking Instagram selfie with her 251,000 followers on Friday. The presenter was seen alongside her 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown 8

August 6, 2018 2:18 PM Ofcom says Ian Wright and Roy Keane exchange was in good humour

TV watchdog Ofcom has assessed complaints that football pundit Ian Wright mocked Roy Keane’s accent and said that the “exchange was intended in good humour”. Viewers complained about former England striker Wright on ITV’s World Cup Live coverage of the England versus Croatia game. Wright mocked how ex-Republic of Ireland midfielder Keane pronounced the word “final 9

July 31, 2018 1:05 PM Love Island 2018: Star exposes unseen romantic moment

LOVE ISLAND 2018 came to a close in the final last night, with Jack Fincham and Dani Dyer being named the winners. Speaking at a screening at Boxpark Croydon, one dumped contestant revealed a big romantic gesture didn’t make the final cut as he spilled all on the ITV2 series. “Did anyone see that he cooked breakfast for Alexandra?” emcee Nadia Jae asked 10

July 27, 2018 10:01 AM Love Island star to squash the beef in the ring at Rhyl Town Hall

A Love Island heartthrob’s scores will be settled in Rhyl this summer. The larger than life All Star Wrestling phenomenon is returning to Rhyl Town Hall for another summer season of superslam wrestling. As part of this year’s summer programme, The ever popular Love Island is coming to Rhyl in the shape of Northern Irish professional wrestler and former 7

July 22, 2018 2:38 PM Love Island couple embarrassed at being interrupted by housemates

And Megan tells Wes on Sunday night’s episode: “I feel like we’re proper boyfriend and girlfriend. I do really fancy you. “I can just picture when we’re not in here. The more I picture what it’s going to be like, I just want to do it now.” But Steph walks in on them before saying: “I’ll leave you two lovebirds to it, shall I?” New contestant Laura also arrives 9

July 21, 2018 9:07 PM Pixie Lott’s finalist Daniel crowned the winner of The Voice Kids UK

He saw off competition from Lilia, Sienna-Leigh, Harry, Yaroslav and Drew in Saturday night’s live final. Host Emma Willis announced the news after Daniel had wowed the voting public and coaches Pixie Lott, and McFly’s Danny Jones with his performance of Any Time You Need A Friend by Mariah Carey. Daniel was coached by Lott, meaning the singer 10

July 20, 2018 3:42 PM Love Island 2018: Ellie Brown speaks out after boyfriend Charlie sparks pregnancy rumours

LOVE ISLAND 2018 contestant Ellie Brown, was forced to address whether she was pregnant or not after her boyfriend, Charlie Brake, said she was “having his babies”. The Love Island stars were voted out off the villa earlier in the week but it seems their relationship is still going strong. Charlie posted a picture to his Instagram page today which sparked 9