Neil Patrick Harris and Alesha Dixon are announced as new judges on Australia’s Got Talent

Neil Patrick Harris and Alesha Dixon are announced as new judges on Australia’s Got Talent – joining Kate Ritchie and Shane Jacobson in revamped line-up for 2021 By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:17 BST, 13 June 2021 | Updated: 00:17 BST, 13 June 2021 The line-up for Australia’s Got Talent judging panel … Read more

French billionaire Patrick Drahi buys a £2bn stake in BT

French billionaire buys Patrick Drahi £2bn BT stake: Now ‘king of cost-cutting’ is the telecom giant’s biggest shareholder By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 22:16 BST, 10 June 2021 | Updated: 22:28 BST, 10 June 2021 Hammering down costs: Patrick Drahi (centre) celebrates his firm Altice’s New York flotation. He has now  bought … Read more

Sotheby’s owner Patrick Drahi becomes biggest BT investor with 12% stake 

Moroccan-born billionaire Patrick Drahi’s cost-cutting measures have not always gone down brilliantly with the company’s he took over. In 2017 Mr Drahi’s personal fortune took a nosedive when he took on dozens of telecoms companies in a short period of time. Altice had a debt burden of £43billion which made it vulnerable and caused investors … Read more

Cat Deeley reveals she bought her wedding dress BEFORE meeting her husband Patrick Kielty

She’s been standing in for Lorraine Kelly on her breakfast show while the regular host takes a break.  And Cat Deeley revealed on Friday’s episode of Lorraine that she bought her Alexander McQueen wedding dress before she’d even met her husband of nine years, Patrick Kielty.  The beloved TV presenter, 44, explained: ‘It was so … Read more

Patrick McEnroe and Billie Jean King say it’s part of the job to do press

Naomi Osaka, 23, on Sunday at Roland Garros. She refused to take part in the press conference afterwards, saying she didn’t want to ‘subject’ herself to journalists because they ‘doubt’ her and she wanted to protect her mental health Tennis veterans Patrick McEnroe and Billie Jean King weighed into the row over Naomi Osaka’s decision … Read more

The stage is set (at last!) for murder most cheesy: PATRICK MARMION reviews The Mousetrap 

The Mousetrap (St Martin’s, London) Rating: Verdict: Creaky but kind of fun Love Letters (Theatre Royal, Haymarket)  Rating: Verdict: Touching romance April in Paris (touring)  Rating: Verdict: Good Godber The first show to open in London this week was also the first to close in March last year: The Mousetrap. And in the intervening period, … Read more

The stage is set (at last!) for murder most cheesy: PATRICK MARMION reviews The Mousetrap 

The Mousetrap (St Martin’s, London) Rating: Verdict: Creaky but kind of fun Love Letters (Theatre Royal, Haymarket)  Rating: Verdict: Touching romance April in Paris (touring)  Rating: Verdict: Good Godber The first show to open in London this week was also the first to close in March last year: The Mousetrap. And in the intervening period, … Read more

Government says Patrick Vallance ‘does not attend every press conference’ after absence questioned

So where WAS Patrick Vallance? Government says he ‘does not attend every press conference’ after questions were raised over why he was missing from Downing Street briefing Chief Scientific Adviser’s absence from press conference did not go unnoticedSir Patrick is usually a fixture alongside Prof Chris Whitty and Boris JohnsonHis department, the Government Office for … Read more

Government says Patrick Vallance ‘does not attend every press conference’ after absence questioned

So where WAS Patrick Vallance? Government says he ‘does not attend every press conference’ after questions were raised over why he was missing from Downing Street briefing Chief Scientific Adviser’s absence from press conference did not go unnoticedSir Patrick is usually a fixture alongside Prof Chris Whitty and Boris JohnsonHis department, the Government Office for … Read more

Dark drama at the care home: PATRICK MARMION reviews The Visiting Hour

The Visiting Hour Rating: Verdict: A game of cat and mouse Faith Healer Rating: Verdict: Lyrical healing  We have the Irish to thank for keeping the music in the English language alive on stage over the past century. Two of the greatest exponents of this are Frank McGuinness and Brian Friel. McGuinness has a new … Read more