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50 Shades of Grey

Celebrity Gogglebox Stars Are All Of Us Cringe-Watching Fifty Shades Of Grey With Family Members

There’s nothing like settling down in front of the box to watch some telly with your nearest and dearest.Except when things get a little raunchy on screen, which is exactly what happened to many of our Celebrity Gogglebox favourites during Friday night’s show when they watched the not-exactly-wholesome Fifty Shades Of Grey.Rylan went for the cushion-in-front-of-his-face approach as his mum Linda enquired about some of the errrm, props, used in […]

today25 June 2022


Inaugural ‘Celebration Day’ Sees Brits Honour Friends And Family They’ve Lost

This weekend, people across the UK will unite in collective remembrance, as they pay tribute to people who are no longer with us in the county’s inaugural Celebration Day. Taking place on Sunday June 26, the day offer a moment for us all to pause in our busy lives and celebrate the people we’ve lost. That could mean visiting their favourite place, playing a particular song, digging out an old photo album, […]

today25 June 2022


The Beyoncé Renaissance Is Coming: 35 Tweets That Sum Up The Excitement Of Her New Album Announcement

Beyoncé on stage during the On The Run II tourThe drought is almost over. Six years after the release of her seminal album Lemonade, Beyoncé has confirmed she’s got new music coming in a matter of weeks.On Thursday morning, the music legend announced her seventh album Renaissance (subtitled “Act I” on her official website) would be coming on 29 July.Needless to say, the stir quickly caused a huge stir on […]

today16 June 2022

Diana, Princess of Wales

Jeff Goldblum’s Tale About Sitting Next To ‘Spectacular’ Princess Diana At Early Jurassic Park Screening Is All Kinds Of Iconic

Jeff Goldblum has recalled the time he shared popcorn with Princess Diana at a special screening of the first Jurassic Park film, almost 30 years ago.Although he didn’t reveal if the treat was salty or sweet, the actor did describe Diana as a “spectacular lady” after they were seated next to one another at the showing at London’s Natural History Museum.The Hollywood star was joined by his fellow cast members […]

today7 June 2022


The Queen And Paddington Bear Open Jubilee Concert With Special Sketch, And Viewers Can’t Believe It

Despite some of the biggest names in music taking to the stage during the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Concert on Saturday night, the true scene stealer of the evening was a certain duffle coat-wearing, marmalade-munching teddy bear.Yes, we are of course talking about Paddington.To kick things off, the Queen appeared in a skit that saw her sitting down for a spot of tea with the iconic character.Over the course of the […]

today5 June 2022 19


Trust Us, Childhood Sweethearts Are Still A Thing

Marcus Rashford and his now fiancée Lucia Loi at the 2018 Fifa World Cup.In a world of internet dating and rising divorce rates, it can be easy to think romance is dead.So when England and Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford recently revealed that he and his long-term girlfriend Lucia Loi are now engaged to be married, it was hard not to feel cheered by the announcement.Rashford and Loi, both 24, […]

today30 May 2022 3


This Is Your Brain And Body On ‘Hot Girl Walks’

You’re reading Move, the nudge we need to get active, however makes us happiest and healthiest.The latest exercise craze on TikTok doesn’t require any exorbitantly priced equipment, but it does require a healthy dose of self-confidence. This spring, seemingly everyone on the app – or at least the youths – has been talking about “Hot Girl Walks.” Coined by Mia Lind while taking her daily stroll around the neighbourhood during the pandemic, taking a […]

today26 May 2022

Food and Drink

The Most WTF Jubilee Food We’ve Found In Your Local Supermarkets

The Queen isn not impressed (unless it's got corgis on it).Behold, the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations and a bumper four day weekend are almost upon us. And in classic fashion, food retailers are pulling out all the stops.Head to your local supermarket (or do any kind of online shopping) and you won’t come up short on Union Jack bunting, Queen-inspired nicknacks, and other Royal paraphernalia. While some of the offerings look rather […]

today26 May 2022 5


What Is Unspoken Rizz? 23 Tweets That Might Just Explain It To You

Chatup lines are all well and good (or let’s be honest, usually bad and awful), but for some people, the silently charming approach to flirting works better.This is nothing new, of course, but it’s had recently had a rebrand on social media – and now it seems to be called “unspoken rizz” (or rizz for short). If you spend any time on TikTok, you’ll have spotted the trend, as users show […]

today24 May 2022