Carol is counting down to 5,000

Countdown host Carol Vorderman says she will be counting the episodes of the popular series until she has notched up 5,000. The 46-year-old maths genius has another 700 shows…

What happened to Helen?

Cold Feet and Friends star Helen Baxendale has admitted that after three years off going back to work was “like a break”. The mum-of-three, who stars in New Year’s…

The Hamster takes off again

Richard Hammond has ridden a high-speed motorbike for the first time since the 288mph jetcar crash which almost cost him his life. The Top Gear presenter, nicknamed the Hamster,…

Emmerdale's Toni eyes up David

Emmerdale’s Toni Daggart is to set her sights on newcomer David Metcalfe – but don’t expect it to lead to a lasting romance. Kerry Stacey, who plays the feisty…

Walliams and Boy George in catfight

A catfight has broken out between Little Britain star David Walliams and Boy George. Sparks flew when the former Culture Club singer asked Walliams about his comedy partner…

Gabby quits ITV

Sports presenter Gabby Logan is quitting ITV to join the BBC, it’s been announced. She will front a new sports news programme on BBC1 next summer and host coverage of…

James' debt to Wendy

James Alexandrou has grown up in front of viewers’ eyes as Martin Fowler in BBC soap EastEnders, but this Christmas sees the character lose his mum Pauline (Wendy Richard). …

Jim Branning sings

Soapstar Superstar has got some serious competition, as several familiar faces will also be competing in the BBC’s pro-celebrity singing contest Just The Two Of Us. Those taking part…

Leona to sign US contract

X Factor winner Leona Lewis is reportedly about to fly out to the US to sign a £5 million contract across the pond. The 21-year-old will jet out next Thursday…

Why the Wicks' mummy's returned

Shirley is determined Carly and Deano will know she’s their mum… and Kevin can’t stop her, warns Linda Henry! What’s made Shirley suddenly want to become involved in her…

Emmerdale: Who's the daddy?

Eric’s been leading David on but when David forces a new paternity test the tables are turned. Matt Wolfenden reveals all! David finds out Eric had a secret paternity…

It's the end of Dylan's innocence

When Dylan finds out Stingray is the father of Sky‘s baby he decides to wipe his brother out of his life! Damien Bodie reveals all! How’s Dylan feeling…

Kelly's giving Jimmy the soft soap

If there’s one thing Kelly loves it’s money and she knows just how to part Jimmy from his says Adele Silva! Is Kelly’s main reason for fleecing Jimmy really…

Violet's New Year catastrophe

Violet’s life hangs in the balance when her pregnancy goes tragically wrong! Jenny Platt tells all… Violet’s pregnancy is about to go wrong… How badly does she want…

Kara Tointon explains why Dawn's being dumb

Dawn thinks if she keeps her baby she’ll keep Rob… but Kara Tointon reveals she’s living in fool’s paradise! So Dawn has let May believe she is selling the…

Father XXXmas

How does Stacey think things are with her and Bradley? Things have been a bit rocky between them recently but she puts that down to circumstances and believes that they…

Ex-EastEnder to star in Heartbeat

Fans of EastEnders will recognise a familiar face among the regulars of cosy rural drama Heartbeat on Christmas Eve. Lindsey Coulson – aka Carol Jackson – guest stars in the…

Pauline's big climax

Most EastEnders fans will have heard by now that Pauline Fowler is to make a dramatic exit from Walford on Christmas Day. What they may not know is that won’t…