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Barry Chuckle's secret year-long illness revealed after shock death

Barry Elliott - better known as Barry Chuckle - had been suffering from ill health for more than a year before his death , a family member revealed. Barry - one half of one of kids TV's longest running and most popular show, ChuckleVision - died at...

Daily Record, 6 August 2018
 
Bay City Rollers original member Archie Marr dead after fire at his Edinburgh home

Bay City Rollers original member Archie Marr dead after fire at his Edinburgh home

A member of the original Bay City Rollers line-up has died after a fire in his home. Archie Marr was the band’s keyboard player when they had their first hit Keep on Dancing. The song reached No7 in the charts in 1971. But he quit after just 18 months...

Daily Record, 6 August 2018
 
Still Game star reveals hit comedy's final script reduced her to tears in hairdressers

Still Game star reveals hit comedy's final script reduced her to tears in hairdressers

Still Game star Jane McCarry has revealed the final script for the last series of the hit show reduced her to tears in the hairdressers. The actress, who plays Craiglang gossip Isa Drennan in the comedy series, was getting her hair done and reading...

Daily Record, 6 August 2018
 
Miley Cyrus sparks pregnancy rumours after quitting booze, smoking and hair dye

Miley Cyrus sparks pregnancy rumours after quitting booze, smoking and hair dye

She's previously spoken about her desire to have children. And, according to rumours circulating in Hollywood, that could happen sooner than later for Miley Cyrus. LA insiders believe the chart-topper, who's dating Liam Hemsworth, may already be...

Daily Record, 6 August 2018
 
Woman accused of wrecking Una Healy’s marriage to Ben Foden says people have tried to kill her

Woman accused of wrecking Una Healy’s marriage to Ben Foden says people have tried to kill her

The woman accused of wrecking Una Healy’s ­marriage says people have tried to kill her over lies about a fling with the singer’s husband. Becky Milne, 26, denies partying till 4am with England rugby star Ben Foden behind Saturdays Una’s back soon...

Daily Record, 6 August 2018
 
Barry Chuckle, slapstick star who hit the big time in his 40s

Barry Chuckle, slapstick star who hit the big time in his 40s

As one half of the children’s TV slapstick double act the Chuckle Brothers, Barry Chuckle – the showbiz persona of Barry David Elliott, who has died aged 73 – benefited several times from prevailing TV trends. The Chuckle Brothers, comprising Barry...

Guardian, 6 August 2018
 
Unforgotten series 3, episode 4 recap – dark clouds are gathering

Unforgotten series 3, episode 4 recap – dark clouds are gathering

The victim Hayley really drew the short straw agreeing to do that shift at the Spinney! It now looks very much as though there was a con man, a paedophile, a domestic abuser and a TV gameshow host staying there that night, sounding like the setup to...

Guardian, 6 August 2018
 
The Handmaid's Tale recap: season 2, episode 12 – has the regime gone too far?

The Handmaid's Tale recap: season 2, episode 12 – has the regime gone too far?

Spoiler alert: this recap is for people watching The Handmaid’s Tale, series two, on Channel 4 in the UK. Please do not add spoilers from later episodes. In uncharacteristically bright yellow light, we see Serena gently washing a baby. She looks...

Guardian, 6 August 2018
 
Sunday's best TV: Flying Across Britain With Arthur Williams; Unforgotten

Sunday's best TV: Flying Across Britain With Arthur Williams; Unforgotten

Flying Across Britain With Arthur Williams 7pm, Channel 4 “We were promised jet packs,” lamented the Scottish indie band of the same name back in 2003. Well, the good news is that jet packs are nearly here – and they form the highlight of this first...

Guardian, 6 August 2018
 
YouTube star the Chicken Connoisseur: ‘Deep down, vegans want to be us’

YouTube star the Chicken Connoisseur: ‘Deep down, vegans want to be us’

Elijah Quashie, better known as The Chicken Connoisseur and now star of new Channel 4 show Peng Life, is almost supernaturally calm. It’s mid-London heatwave with temperatures hitting 33C, everyone is packed into a hot room at Channel 4’s offices and...

Guardian, 4 August 2018
 
Who is America? – Sacha Baron Cohen’s show remains brave but behind the times

Who is America? – Sacha Baron Cohen’s show remains brave but behind the times

These are tough times for political satirists. News bulletins have morphed into comedy sketches, and our political overlords have assumed the roles of pranksters tasked with exposing their own idiocy. What carefully crafted piece of slapstick could...

Guardian, 4 August 2018
 
Saturday's best TV: Angela Carter – Of Wolves and Women; Cardinal – Blackfly Season

Saturday's best TV: Angela Carter – Of Wolves and Women; Cardinal – Blackfly Season

Angela Carter: Of Wolves and Women 9pm, BBC Two Friends, family and admirers such as Maureen Lipman (pictured) pay homage to the literary pioneer, of whom Jeanette Winterson says, tellingly, “Every woman writing now has a debt to Angela Carter,...

Guardian, 4 August 2018
 

Katie Price's open legs, scabby garden, horse on a rope and all the other things that are WRONG with this...

After years in the spotlight, you'd think Katie Price would know a thing or two about how to frame the perfect shot. But all bets were off in her latest offering, with the normally social media savvy star really letting her standards slide. Sat...

Daily Record, 3 August 2018
 
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