Ellen DeGeneres claims Harry and Meghan Markle are ‘attacked for everything they do’

Ellen DeGeneres has claimed Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are attacked for ‘everything they do’. The 61-year-old talk show host has jumped to the defence of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex after they were branded hypocrites for using four private jets in 11 days – despite also being environmental campaigners. DeGeneres has leaped to their defence on Twitter , saying that the royal couple were undeserving of the complaints that had been levelled at them. Ellen said that she had got on well with Harry and Meghan when she…

Faye Brookes and Gareth Gates split after ‘red flags about his behaviour’

Faye Brookes and Gareth Gates reportedly split a month ago after his behaviour started ‘raising red flags’. News of 31-year-old former Coronation Street star Faye’s engagement to 35-year-old Gareth was revealed last week. Now it seems that it was all called off some weeks earlier and that Faye “hadn’t been wearing her ring for some time”. Their relationship had come unstuck in recent times and a source has told The Sun that pressures had “been building up for a while”. Alarm bells had been ringing for Faye and she “knew…

Great British Bake Off’s Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig describe ‘stress and fear’

Great British Bake Off hosts Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig have spoken about the ‘pressures’ of presenting the TV institution. There were plenty of dissenting voices when Bake Off moved from BBC to Channel 4 and the announcement of Noel Fielding, in particular, as a presenter after Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc quit, brought much consternation. Noel and his co-host Sandi Toksvig have recalled the “tense” start that they had to The Great British Bake Off and the pressures they felt before finally relaxing into their roles for the upcoming…

Great British Bake Off’s Prue Leith has one final ambition as she eyes Mary Berry record

Mary Berry reigned supreme as the judge on Great British Bake Off for seven years – and Prue Leith is hoping to match that. Prue, 79, who will be returning to screens on the third series of the show on Channel 4 next week, has her eyes on Mary’s record. While Paul Hollywood made the move from BBC to C4 when GBBO switched channels continuing his judging streak, Prue was brought in to replace the 84-year-old queen of baking. She shared her hopes that the show would continue running and…

Megan Barton-Hanson cries during ‘tense’ phone call after ‘split’ from Demi Sims

Megan Barton-Hanson was seen crying in the street and taking a tense-looking phone call after reportedly splitting from Demi Sims. The pair hit it off while filming Celebs Go Dating together, but are believed to have split after unfollowing each other on Instagram . It comes after the show’s dating expert Anna Williamson hinted to Mirror Online that they don’t end up together despite those pictures of them kissing and holding hands at the wrap party. In new pictures obtained by The Sun , Love Island star Megan is seen…

Seann Walsh jokes about being in bed with Katya Jones on day of split from Neil

Comic Seann Walsh is still feeling the heat 10 months after Kissgate – and expects there to be plenty more. The 33-year-old, pilloried after he was pictured snogging Strictly partner Katya Jones during a boozy night out, joked that he is going to hell after hearing of her marriage split. Katya, 30, and hubby Neil, 37, also a pro dancer on the BBC hit show, revealed on Sunday their “mutual” decision to separate. Performing at the Edinburgh Fringe festival the same night, Seann made light of the news. He told…

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx ‘secretly split months ago’ after six years together

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx have reportedly split after six years together – and it’s said the break up happened months ago. It’s reports that the famous couple went their separate ways in May, just a few weeks after they made their red carpet debut together at the Met Gala . Dawson’s Creek star Katie, 40, began dating Django Unchained actor Jamie, 51, in 2013, around a year after her divorce from ex Tom Cruise. They kept their romance under wraps for a long time, but finally posed up as…

EastEnders’ viewers stress over ‘twist’ as Kat frames Ben over Phil’s attack

Kat Moon made a bold decision when faced with an angry Phil Mitchell and was praised by EastEnders’ fans for it. She was left trembling in fear when she turned up at home to see Phil waiting for her to demand answers over his brutal attack , quickly laying the blame at her door. Instead of denying it she bravely took the fall for Stacey Fowler – who viewers know hit Phil over the head and was left for dead. Taking the opportunity to twist the truth Kat then warned…

Midsomer Murders star Neil Dudgeon’s terrifying real-life ordeal with gang of muggers

Midsomer Murders crimebuster Neil Dudgeon has told how he once took the law into his own hands – and saw off a gang of muggers. Neil, 58, who stars in the ITV show as Det Chief Insp John Barnaby, took on youths about to rob him as he walked home with actor pal John Hannah. Asked for the bravest thing he has done in real life, he said: “Probably the time I was with John. It was the early hours and we’d been out. It was in the early 90s…

Kathy Burke says menopause made her hate being a woman and left her isolated

Kathy Burke has spoken of the misery she endured when she went through the menopause. She has also talked about why she never had children. The actress, 55, said: “The menopause is probably the biggest b*****d amongst the female anatomy. Your hormones go apesh**.” She added: “Actually what happened was I became quite isolated because I didn’t want to go anywhere because I hated being a woman during my menopause. I was like ‘why am I a woman?’. I couldn’t bear it.” Kathy says she didn’t even want to go…