First Friday beers since lockdown go to drinkers’ heads as fights break out over table reservations

Scuffles broke out over table reservations this evening as Britons packed their local outdoor pubs and bars on the first Friday night out since lockdown restrictions were eased. Some five million pints are set to be pulled tonight as revellers hit the town for beer garden drinking and al fresco dining at the start of … Read more

First Friday beers since lockdown go to drinkers’ heads as fights break out over table reservations

Scuffles broke out over table reservations this evening as Britons packed their local outdoor pubs and bars on the first Friday night out since lockdown restrictions were eased. Some five million pints are set to be pulled tonight as revellers hit the town for beer garden drinking and al fresco dining at the start of … Read more

‘That Friday feeling’: Millie Mackintosh wows in red swimwear at photoshoot

She welcomed her first child last year, Sienna, with her partner Hugo Taylor.  And Millie Mackintosh looked incredible as she slipped into a scarlet two-piece in a throwback video on Friday, despite admitting that she felt ‘ashamed of her postpartum body’.  The former Made In Chelsea star, 32, flicked her windswept tresses as she worked her … Read more

England braces itself for biggest night out in six months on first Friday with bars open

What is happening in Scotland? From Friday, people will be able to leave their local authority area for the purposes of socialising, recreation or exercise, though travel between the mainland and some islands will not be permitted. Rules on gatherings will also be relaxed, with six adults from up to six households able to meet … Read more

Prince Philip’s funeral: Huw Edwards to lead BBC coverage from Windsor over Friday and Saturday

The BBC is to mark the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh with a series of special programmes. The broadcaster has announced it’s planned special programming of Prince Philip’s funeral ahead of this weekend after it received a record number of complaints over its coverage of the Duke’s death last Friday.  Huw Edwards will lead the … Read more

Huw Edwards will lead BBC coverage of Prince Philip’s funeral from Windsor over Friday and Saturday

The BBC is to mark the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh with a series of special programmes. The broadcaster has announced it’s planned special programming of Prince Philip’s funeral ahead of this weekend after it received a record number of complaints over its coverage of the Duke’s death last Friday.  Huw Edwards will lead the … Read more

Officers apologise to churchgoers after shutting down Good Friday service for breaking Covid rules

Police repent: Officers apologise to churchgoers after shutting down their Good Friday service for breaking Covid lockdown rules Two police officers stopped a Good Friday service claiming Covid rule breaches  On Sunday Det Supt Andy Wadey and Supt Roger Ardritti addressed service They said there had been ‘significant reflection and learning’ since the incident  By Antony … Read more

Paul Ritter dead: Friday Night Dinner’s Simon Bird pays tribute to late co-star

‘I’ll always aspire to be like him’: Friday Night Dinner star Simon Bird pays tribute to late co-star Paul Ritter after his death from a brain tumour aged 54 By Roxy Simons and Niomi Harris For Mailonline Published: 16:56 BST, 8 April 2021 | Updated: 19:43 BST, 8 April 2021 Simon Bird has paid tribute … Read more

Actor Paul Ritter dead at 55: Harry Potter, James Bond and Friday Night Dinner star dies of brain…

Friday Night Dinner and Chernobyl actor Paul Ritter has credits for 77 TV series, films or shorts over the past 30 years. Among them are Harry Potter and James Bond films, along with TV series such as The Bill and Cold Feet. Here is Ritter’s full filmography from 1992 to the present year: · 1992-1996: … Read more

Actor Paul Ritter dead at 54: Harry Potter, James Bond and Friday Night Dinner star dies of brain…

Actor Paul Ritter dead at 54: Harry Potter, James Bond and Friday Night Dinner star dies of brain tumour while surrounded by family at home By Dan Sales For Mailonline Published: 11:02 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 11:05 BST, 6 April 2021 Friday Night Dinner star Paul Ritter has died of a brain tumour, … Read more