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Gabriella Cilmi Shy Around King

27th August 2010

Gabriella Cilmi was too scared to ask out Kings of Leon bassist Jared Followill.The 'Woman On A Mission' singer had...

Judd Apatow Signs Jason Segel For Five-year Engagement

29th February 2008

Knocked Up writer Judd Apatow has announced another comedy to continue his successful recent run of box office hits.Five-Year Engagement...

'Three Strikes And You're Out' For Illegal Downloaders

12th February 2008

Internet users who illegally download music and films could see their web access restricted under new plans to be unveiled...

Four Gongs For Atonement At Richard Attenborough Film Awards

31st January 2008

Oscar-nominated British movie Atonement has won four prizes at the Richard Attenborough film awards.Adding to its haul of Golden Globes,...

Heart Attack Killed Dj

3rd January 2008

Former Radio 1 DJ Kevin Greening died after taking large quantities of cocaine, ecstasy and GHB, it has emerged.The 44-year-old's...

Man Held Over Greening Death

1st January 2008

A man in his 50s has been arrested in connection with a police inquiry into the death of radio presenter...

Ex-radio 1 Dj Dies

31st December 2007

Former BBC Radio 1 disc jockey Kevin Greening has died at the age of 44.His agent Chris North told the...

Bskyb Told To Cut Itv Holding

20th December 2007

The Competition Commission has recommended that BSkyB, the owner of Sky, reduce its stake in rival broadcaster ITV by ten...

Pay-tv Competition Concerns

18th December 2007

Media regulator Ofcom has launched a consultation into the operation of the pay-TV market, amid potential competition concerns.Inviting submissions on...

Show Will Go On, Baby Promises

14th December 2007

Emma Bunton has promised Spice Girls fans an ankle injury will not stop her from performing at the group's homecoming...

Gangster Slays UK Box Office

20th November 2007

Sir Ridley Scott's new Oscar-hopeful American Gangster has shot to the top of the UK and Ireland box office after...

Knocked Up Star To Make A Porno

16th November 2007

Knocked Up star Seth Rogen has been signed up to play the lead role in Kevin Smith's upcoming comedy Zack...

Logan's Ludicrous Strictly Exit

29th October 2007

A pilot on a Virgin Atlantic aircraft to Miami has been arrested on suspicion of drink-flying.The 42-year-old crew member, who...

Bskyb's Itv Stake "Restricts Competition"

2nd October 2007

BSkyB's acquisition of a 17.9 per cent stake in broadcaster ITV restricts competition, regulators announced today.In a statement the Competition...

Seven Arrested For Destroying Branson's Land

2nd June 2005

LATEST: Seven vandals have been arrested for causing $76,000 (GBP40,000) damage to SIR RICHARD BRANSON's English country estate last month...

Oasis Beat The Beatles In Best Song Poll

30th May 2005

Britpop band OASIS have topped a poll for the 100 best British songs with their huge 1995 hit WONDERWALL....

Branson's Land Ruined By Criminals

12th May 2005

Vandals have destroyed the land surrounding RICHARD BRANSON's English mansion after running amok in the entrepreneur's fleet of diggers and...

Embrace Return To Boring Day Jobs

29th April 2005

Comeback band EMBRACE were forced to return to a life of menial labour after their record company dropped them....

Fordham Gets A Helping Hand From Branson

14th April 2005

LATEST: British singer JULIA FORDHAM's efforts to raise cash for a devastated Indian school district have been given a boost...

N*e*r*d Split

21st March 2005

Hip-hop act N*E*R*D have split after a row with their record label VIRGIN. The trio - PHARRELL WILLIAMS, CHAD...

Stewart Named Most Loved Entrepreneur

2nd March 2005

American lifestyle guru MARTHA STEWART has been named one of "26 Entrepreneurs We Love" - despite currently serving a jail...

Dupri To Head Up Virgin Urban

24th January 2005

Hip-hop mogul JERMAINE DUPRI is set to add VIRGIN boss to his impressive resume after taking charge of the urban...

Ryan Dumps Record Label For Solo Career

18th January 2005

BLUE singer LEE RYAN has dumped the boyband's VIRGIN record label - so he can start his solo career without...

Branson's 100 Shows In One Day

11th January 2005

VIRGIN founder RICHARD BRANSON plans to stage 100 live performances in one day to raise funds for the tsunami relief...

Branson Is In Mile-high Club

6th January 2005

VIRGIN tycoon SIR RICHARD BRANSON once had sex on a plane with a complete stranger. The star of reality...

Branson: 'I Dumped My Waste On Various Nations'

3rd January 2005

SIR RICHARD BRANSON had a unique way of showing his disapproval to nations who refused to allow his hot-air balloon...

Young Hires Branson's $19,000 Villa For Party

31st December 2004

Pop hunk WILL YOUNG has allegedly spent a staggering $19,000 (GBP10,000) to hire VIRGIN boss SIR RICHARD BRANSON's lavish Moroccan...

Cool J Fights Off Persistent Female Admirer

17th December 2004

Hip hop rapper LL COOL J was the centre of unwanted attention during the filming of a recent TV...

Kevin Coyne Dead

16th December 2004

British singer/songwriter KEVIN COYNE has died at his home in Germany. The former social worker, who famously declined an...

Branson's Penis Split

30th November 2004

British tycoon RICHARD BRANSON once suffered a painful and embarrassing injury while watching a raunchy movie - his penis split....

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