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Cerys Matthews Left The U.s. Over Lack Of Bbc Access

The former Catatonia frontwoman made the revelation while testifying at a committee meeting at London's House of Lords on Tuesday (21Jul15), in a bid to convince politicians to save the publicly-funded BBC network....

Cerys Matthews' Internet Concern

Cerys Matthews' daughter ''knows more about the world'' than she does.The former Catatonia singer - who has 11-year-old daughter Glenys and nine-year-old son Johnny with ex-husband Seth Riddle and five-year-old son Red with second spouse...

Stars Turn Out For Folk Awards

The BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards were dished out at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, and former Catatonia frontwoman Matthews took to the stage to offer a tribute to late music historian...

John Renbourn Dies Aged 70

John Renbourn has passed away aged 70.The Pentangle guitarist was found dead from a suspected heart attack at his home in Hawick in the Scottish borders by police on Thursday morning (26.03.15), after colleagues voiced...

Pentangle Co-founder John Renbourn Dies After Suffering Heart Attack

The 70-year-old guitarist was found dead at his home in Hawick, Scotland earlier this week (beg23Mar15). Renbourn co-founded folk supergroup Pentangle with Bert Jansch, who died in 2011. Rocker-turned-DJ Cerys Matthews...

Cerys Matthews Receives Mbe From Prince Charles

Welsh pop star Cerys Matthews made a trip to Buckingham Palace in London on Friday (21Nov14) to pick up a special honour from Charles, Prince Of Wales.The former Catatonia frontwoman was made a Member of...

Angelina Jolie Made An Honorary Dame

Angelina Jolie has been made into an honorary Dame in Britain.The 'Maleficent' actress was among the stars recognised in Queen Elizabeth's list of Birthday Honours for her dedication to campaigning against sexual violence and the...

Cerys Matthews Releases Family Songbook

Welsh pop star Cerys Matthews is releasing a book showing fans how to perform her favourite songs.The former Catatonia frontwoman has put together the music and lyrics from dozens of tracks, from traditional numbers to...

Cerys Matthews Sings At Marie Colvin Memorial

Singer Cerys Matthews paid tribute to famed war correspondent Marie Colvin by singing Bob Dylan's peace anthem BLOWIN' IN THE WIND at her memorial on Wednesday (16May12).Colvin, of Britain's Sunday Times, was killed in a...

Pete Townshend Rocks Prince's Trust Gala

Pete Townshend and Boy George topped an impressive bill at the Prince's Trust Rock Gala at the Royal Albert Hall in London last night (23.11.11). The pair were joined by veterans including Chris de Burgh,...

Cerys Matthews' Elvis Souvenir Can't Be Licked

Welsh musician Cerys Matthews has a stomach-churning piece of rock memorabilia - recording studio equipment covered in Elvis Presley's saliva.The former Catatonia frontwoman owns a section of wood panelling from a studio in Nashville, Tennessee,...

Cerys Matthews Pens Kids' Book

Welsh rocker Cerys Matthews can add author to her resume - she has written a book of stories for children.The former Catatonia frontwoman is set to release her first tome, titled Tales from the Deep,...

Matthews Marries

Former CATATONIA frontwoman CERYS MATTHEWS has wed her longtime manager in a romantic ceremony in her native Wales.Matthews and Steve Abbott, who are parents to baby son Red, exchanged vows in Welsh at the Tabernacle...

Sir Tom Jones Gets Lifetime Award

Sir Tom Jones received the Music Industry Trusts Award for his outstanding contribution to the music industry last night (01.11.10).The legendary artist - who made his chart debut in 1964 with 'It's Not Unusual' -...

Matthews Welcomes Third Child

Former CATATONIA frontwoman CERYS MATTHEWS has given birth to her third child - eight weeks before the baby boy was due.The Welsh singer and her long-term manager Steve Abbott welcomed their first child together on...

Matthews Pregnant

Former CATATONIA frontwoman CERYS MATTHEWS is pregnant with her third child at the age of 40.The Welsh singer already has two kids with ex-husband Seth Riddle, who she split from in 2007 after four years...

Police Caution For Bannerman After 'Paparazzi Clash'

Police have cautioned I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! star Marc Bannerman following a confrontation with a photographer.The 34-year-old reality TV contestant was arrested last month after photographers reportedly blocked him and Cerys...

By on 20 January 2008

Bannerman & Cerys 'Going Well'

Marc Bannerman and Cerys Matthews have said their relationship is going well since I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! ended.The former EastEnders actor and ex-Catatonia singer struck up a romance in the Australian...

By on 10 January 2008

Bannerman Held By Police

I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! contestant Marc Bannerman has been held by police following an argument with paparazzi photographers.The former EastEnders actor had been lunching in a Pembrokeshire pub with ex-Catatonia lead...

By on 11 December 2007

Cerys And Marc Are Finally Reunited

Jungle lovebirds CERYS MATTHEWS and MARC BANNERMAN have finally been reunited almost a week after I'M A CELEBRITY finished.Marc saw the Welsh singer for the first time since he left the jungle two weeks ago...

By on 07 December 2007

Biggins Could Get His Own Show

I'M A CELEBRITY winner CHRISTOPHER BIGGINS could soon be hosting a teatime TV show.ITV wants the panto star to host a chat show which could rival the success of PAUL O'GRADY's Channel Four show.An ITV...

By on 05 December 2007

Marc Bannerman Says He Was A "Rat" Over Jungle Relationship

I'M A CELEBRITY star MARC BANNERMAN refers to himself as a "rat" for the way he handled his on-screen relationship with fellow camper CERYS MATTHEWS.Speaking to ITV on the Coming Out show, to be screened...

By on 04 December 2007

Cerys Kicked Out

Cerys Matthews has been voted off I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, leaving three contestants in the Australian jungle.The former Catatonia singer narrowly missed out on the final three, with former model Janice...

By on 30 November 2007

'J' Tired Of Crocodile Tears

Jason 'J' Brown has said he's tired of former model Janice Dickinson's crocodile tears when an I'm A Celebrity... contestant is voted out.Janice's tantrums and self-obsession have dominated the seventh series of the ITV1 reality...

By on 30 November 2007

Cerys Leaves The Jungle

CERYS MATTHEWS left the I'M A CELEBRITY jungle last night, after 19 days in the camp.The former CATATONIA singer told ITV that she was "gutted" campmate MARC BANNERMAN wasn't in Australia to greet her.Describing their...

By on 30 November 2007

Gemma Leaves The Jungle

Gemma Atkinson has become the seventh contestant to leave this year's series of I'm A Celebrity... after spending 18 days in the jungle.The former Hollyoaks actress cried a triumphant "Yes!" after the result was announced,...

By on 29 November 2007

Marc Won't Be Greeting Cerys When She Leaves The Jungle

MARC BANNERMAN is not going to be there to greet his jungle companion CERYS MATTHEWS when she exits the camp.Despite writing her a love letter over the weekend in which he said he would fly...

By on 28 November 2007

Changing Jungles For Anna

Interior designer Anna Ryder Richardson is the latest contestant to be voted off this year's I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!After 16 days in the jungle, the Changing Rooms presenter has become the...

By on 27 November 2007

Gemma Atkinson Gets A Secret Challenge

Ex-HOLLYOAKS star GEMMA ATKINSON was given the opportunity to win the I'M A CELEBRITY camp some treats by taking part in a secret challenge.The pretty actress was told that she would be rewarded with some...

By on 27 November 2007

Rodney Leaves The Jungle

Rodney Marsh has become the fifth contestant to leave the jungle in this year's I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!The footballer-turned-pundit was voted off the ITV1 show after 14 days in the camp...

By on 26 November 2007

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