Pole dancer, 27, killed herself after lockdown stopped her competing, inquest hears 

Jessica Norris, 27, from Bolton, had battled depression since she was teenager One of Britain’s top pole dancers killed herself after being prevented from competing during the coronavirus lockdown, an inquest has heard. Two time winner of Miss Pole Dance UK Jessica Norris, from Bolton, Greater Manchester, had battled depression since she was a teenager but … Read more

Woman reveals how she shed 4 STONE before competing for the title of Miss Ukraine

A woman who shed four stone by overhauling her diet and challenging herself to be active daily has achieved her goal of becoming a model and beauty queen. Yana Ivanova, 21, from Poland, who boasts over 11,000 followers on Instagram, spent her childhood dreaming of taking part in a beauty pageant. Tipping the scales at … Read more

Chess grandmaster, Igors Rausis, caught cheating with phone in loo and banned, found competing again

A disgraced chess grandmaster, banned from tournaments after he was caught cheating by using a phone while sitting on a toilet, has been seen spotted competing under a new name. Players became suspicious of unrated ‘Isa Kasimi’ after he destroyed an opponent at a small tournament in Latvia on Saturday. But the mysterious player, who … Read more

SAS Australia: Meet all 17 celebrities competing in Seven reality show

A glamour model, reality reject, PR powerhouse and beauty queen: Meet all 17 celebrities competing in Seven’s gruelling reality show SAS Australia By Louise Starkey For Daily Mail Australia Published: 03:48 BST, 2 October 2020 | Updated: 03:48 BST, 2 October 2020 From a PR supremo to a convicted drug smuggler, here is the full … Read more

MPs call for Ofcom review of BBC Sounds dance music channel over competing concerns

MPs call for Ofcom review of BBC Sounds app’s new 24/7 dance music channel over concerns broadcaster is trying to compete with commercial radio and streaming services BBC Sounds will deliver a mixture of specialist shows and archive guest mixes Beeb claims it will give young audiences flexibility to listen to their fave content But Andy Carter … Read more

Great British Bake Off 2020: Meet this year’s line-up competing under strict COVID-19 rules

Channel 4 has unveiled the 12 home-bakers competing in the eleventh season of The Great British Bake Off, due to hit screens on September 22.  The new batch of hopefuls boasts are as diverse as ever, with the line-up including a pantomime producer, a radiographer, an armoured guard, and an amputee who uses baking as … Read more

Great British Bake Off 2020: Meet this year’s line-up competing under strict COVID-19 rules

Channel 4 has unveiled the 12 home-bakers competing in the eleventh season of The Great British Bake Off, due to hit screens on September 22.  The new batch of hopefuls boasts are as diverse as ever, with the line-up including a pantomime producer, a radiographer, an armoured guard, and an amputee who uses baking as … Read more