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Bianca Jagger Apologises For 'Despicable' Tweet

The ex-wife of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger tweeted a link to what she described as a “list of U.K. Members of (British) Parliament (MPs) who voted for (the) #Iraqwar" on Tuesday morning (12Jul16). The...

Cliff Richard: 'Celebrity Backers Helped Me Through Sex Probe Hell'

Until last week (beg13Jun16), when officials at Britain's Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) announced they would not be bringing a case against him due to lack of evidence, the Living Doll singer, 75, was...

Michael Moore Refuses To Travel To 'Toxic' Britain

The Bowling for Columbine filmmaker has branded the U.K. "a toxic place", and refused to travel to the country to promote the film Where To Invade Next. According to editors at British newspaper The Evening...

Thom Yorke Claims That Tony Blair's Advisers Tried To "Blackmail" Him Into Photo Op

Radiohead singer Thom Yorke has claimed that advisers for former British prime minister Tony Blair tried to force him to have his photograph taken with the politician, but that he had refused on the grounds...

Thom Yorke Snubbed Meeting With Tony Blair Over Iraq War

The High & Dry singer was a spokesman for climate change campaign The Big Ask in 2003 when he was invited to meet Blair at Downing Street as part of a Friends of...

Michael Sheen Urges U.k. Government To Share Information

The star, who played U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair in 2006 film The Queen, has added his voice to a campaign to prevent changes to the U.K.'s Freedom of Information laws. The...

Rupert Murdoch And Jerry Hall Are Reportedly Dating

Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch are reportedly dating. Rumours about their alleged involvement have been circulating for a number of weeks but now a source close to the Murdoch family has confirmed they are dating.Rupert...

Damon Albarn: 'I Was Terrified Of Tony Blair'

The Blur frontman was introduced to the Labour Party leader as he wooed celebrities for their backing ahead of the 1997 general election, which Blair went on to win with a landslide....

Noel Gallagher Blasts British Politics Ahead Of Election

Britain goes to the polls on 7 May (15) and the ballot is widely predicted to end in a hung vote as the major two parties, Conservative and Labour, have lost ground to...

Kim Kardashian West Wins Woman Of The Year Award

Kim Kardashian West was crowned Woman of the Year at the GQ Awards on Monday night (02.09.14). The 33-year-old reality TV star took to the stage at the GQ Men of the Year Awards in...

Gq Defends Decision To Award Tony Blair "Philanthropist Of The Year"

GQ magazine has defended its much criticised decision to award former Prime Minister Tony Blair the award for "philanthropist of the year." Awards producer Richard Dodson told BBC Radio 5 said Blair deserved the award...

Pete Townshend: 'Celebrities And Politicians Should Not Mix'

The Who guitarist Pete Townshend warned Britain's former Prime Minister Tony Blair not to court friendships with celebrities ahead of his famous 'Cool Britannia' event in 1997.The U.K.'s current leader David Cameron mimicked Blair's stunt...

Wendi Deng Murdoch Besotted With Tony Blair?

Wendi Deng Murdoch, the former wife of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, was seemingly infatuated with former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. In a love letter obtained by a magazine, Deng Murdoch lusts over Blair's "good...

What Can We Find Out About Fergie's Fledglings In 'Class Of '92?'

Six of Manchester United's most famous player of the modern era - David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Phil and Gary Neville - star in their very own biopic, detailing the rise...

Michael Sheen: 'Tony Blair Shuns Films To Dodge Gossip'

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair insists he never watches Tv and movie portrayals of his career so he can avoid discussing political gossip, according to actor Michael Sheen.The Hollywood star played the former leader...

Noel Gallagher Hates Tony Blair Photo

Rocker Noel Gallagher is adamant he does not regret supporting British politician Tony Blair in the 1990s but hates the infamous photograph of him hobnobbing with the Prime Minister in Downing Street.The former Oasis star...

Kevin Shields Wants To See Mi5 Files On Britpop

My Bloody Valentine frontman Kevin Shields has called on the U.K.'s spy bosses to open top secret files from the 1990s to prove his theory that former Prime Minister Tony Blair secretly orchestrated the 'Britpop'...

Tony Blair's Daughter Held At Gunpoint In An Attempted Robbery

Tony Blair's daughter, Kathryn Blair, was held at gunpoint whilst walking on a London street, in what was an attempted robbery. The incident involved two male suspects who came upon Kathryn and her boyfriend in...

Gun Pulled On Tony Blair's Daughter By Attempted Thieves

Former-Prime Minister Tony Blair's daughter was stopped at gunpoint as she was walking her dog with a group of friends and her boyfriend when two men appeared - one armed - and demanded jewellery and...

Tony Blair's Daughter Held At Gunpoint In Attempted Robbery

The daughter of former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair was held at gunpoint by two men while walking her dog in London.Kathryn Blair, 25, was out in central London with her boyfriend on Monday (16Sep13)...

David Beckham Had Crush On Cherie Blair

David Beckham had a secret crush on Cherie Blair.The retired soccer superstar revealed he had a soft spot for Cherie, the wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, to his colleagues while he was...

Cancer Stricken Author Iain Banks Given Just Months To Live

Author Iain Banks, who has penned numerous award-winning novels, has been given less than a year to live by doctors after being diagnosed with late stage cancer. The Scottish novelist posted a message on his...

Liam Gallagher Mocks Noel's Performance With Damon

Liam Gallagher has mocked his brother Noel for performing with Damon Albarn at the weekend.The outspoken Beady Eye singer has ridiculed his sibling's decision to join Damon and his Blur bandmate Graham Coxon on stage...

Michael Sheen Plays 'Himself' In Films

Michael Sheen always plays ''himself'' in movies.The 43-year-old actor is known for his portrayals of real-life people - including former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in three films, 'Carry On' actor Kenneth Williams, legendary soccer...

Calling Tony Blair: Nicole Scherzinger Thinks You're Still Prime Minister

Nicole Scherzinger, a judge on the UK's X Factor, who's currently dating British Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton, has admitted she had no idea who David Cameron was. The former Pussycat Dolls star actually met...

Helen Mirren Dusting Off Her Crown To Play ‘The Queen’ Once More

Helen Mirren is set to reprise her career-defining role as ‘The Queen’ for a new stage-play directed by Stephen Daldry. The British star – who scooped an Oscar for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II...

U.k. Filmmaker Disrupts Hearing As Blair Testifies

A documentary filmmaker interrupted today's (Monday) session of the Leveson hearing into British journalistic ethics as former Prime Minister Tony Blair was testifying. The filmmaker, David Lawley Wakelin, shouted, "This man is a war criminal"...

Protester Accuses Tony Blair Of War Crimes

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was left shaken on Monday (28May12) after a protester breached security at a hearing in London and accused him of war crimes.Blair was giving evidence to the Leveson Inquiry...

John Travolta Praises 'Wonderful' Robin Gibb

John Travolta has described the late Robin Gibb as one of the most ''wonderful people'' he'd ever met.The Bee Gees singer lost his long battle with colon and liver cancer yesterday (20.05.12) and John is...

Robin Gibb, 62, "A Great Singer Who Died Too Young"

Robin Gibb has been described by fellow musician Bryan Adams as "a great singer" who died "too young". The Bee Gees legend passed away on Sunday evening (May 20, 2012) following a lengthy battle with...

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