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Who is Chris Farr? Jennie McAlpine’s husband and restaurant manager

CHRIS Farr is the other half of soap actress Jennie McApline who plays Fiz Brown in Corrie. Here’s everything you need to know about him… Who is Chris Farr? Chris Farr is a resturant ma…

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CHRIS Farr is the other half of soap actress Jennie McApline who plays Fiz Brown in Corrie.

Here’s everything you need to know about him…

 Jennie McAlpine married Chris Farr in 2017Rex Features Jennie McAlpine married Chris Farr in 2017

Who is Chris Farr?

Chris Farr is a resturant manager.

He has been dating Jennie McAlpine since 2005.

In 2012 they opened their own restaurant together – Annie’s in Manchester.

It’s described as being “The Rovers Return meets the Ivy.”

 The couple have a gorgeous son togetherRex Features The couple have a gorgeous son together

Do Chris Farr and Jenny McAlpine have any children?

Chris and Jenny have a three-year-old son, Albert who was born in November 2014.

In April 2018, Jennie tweeted to fans to confirm she is pregnant with her second child.

She wrote: “We’ve got a bit of news. Our baby boy is going to be a big brother later this year. We can’t wait to meet you precious one x.”

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Love Island 2018’s First Teaser Confirms Caroline Flack And Iain Stirling Are Returning To Show

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LOVE Island has released it’s first trailer for the 2018 show.

The brief clip, which aired during Britain’s Got Talent, confirms that Caroline Flack and Iain Stirling will be returning to the hit ITV2 show.

The new trailer features a suitcase with Caroline’s name on it

In the ad two suitcases are seen going through an X-ray machine at an airport.

Eagle-eyed viewers would have noticed the water bottle in one had Caroline’s name on it, while the other one said Iain.

As they went through the machine the phone in Caroline’s lit up, while the all-familiar ‘text’ was shouted.

Caroline hosted the show, while Iain provided the hilarious commentary for it.

There was also one for Iain Stirling

Getty – Contributor The presenting duo proved to be hugely popular last year

Last year saw Kem Cetinay and Amber Davis romp to victory and in just a couple of months viewers will once again be glued to their screens as a whole new set of hopefuls look for love.

Earlier this month Caroline confirmed the show would be back on our screens in June.

The host retweeted a gossip account expressing its excitement for the show’s return and added: “2 . Months 👀.”

Rex Features Caroline recently confirmed the show would be back on this June

And on Instagram Caroline revealed she’s getting ready to start ramping up interest in the show’s return, writing: “Exciting PROMO WEEK ahead . How has it been a year???? Where does time go??? 🤔💁🏼‍♀️😬.”

Following the success of last year’s show, 80,000 applicants have tried to bag a place in the villa.

The Sun previously revealed how 60,000 people signed up in the first 12 hours.

ITV Press Handout Hopefuls want the chance to be the next Kem Cetinay and Chris Hughes

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Queen’s Birthday Party Viewers In Hysterics As The Queen Rolls Her Eyes When Prince Charles Calls Her Mummy

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THE Queen’s Birthday Party viewers were left in hysterics this evening as The Queen rolled her eyes at Prince Charles.

The Royals appeared on stage at the end of the show for a rendition of Happy Birthday – but one was not amused when her son decided to call her ‘mummy’ in front of everyone.

The Queen rolled her eyes when Prince Charles called her mummy

Taking the microphone Prince Charles first addressed the 92-year-old as “your majesty” before adding with a smirk “mummy”.

As the audience chuckled, The Queen could be seen rolling her eyes in amusement too.

He continued and asked the crowd to give her a hip, hip, hooray – or a “hip, hip” as he called it.

He said: “I have a feeling that in 1948 when you were 22, you didn’t somehow expect at your 92nd birthday to find your son in his 70th year.

Andrew Parsons Prince Charles and The Queen appeared on stage at the end of the night

Prince Charles got a laugh calling her mummy

“So, just able still to raise a small hip, hip… would you please give your majesty three unbelievably rousing cheers on her birthday.”

The amusing moment didn’t go unnoticed by fans who took to Twitter to comment on it.

One person tweeted: “Even Liz rolled her eyes at Charles calling her “Mummy”. #QueensBirthdayParty.”

Another added: “That eye roll from the queen though when Charles called her Mummy 😂 #Queensbirthdayparty.”

Tom Jones performed during the show

Andrew Parsons Shaggy and Sting did a medley for The Queen

Reuters Kylie Minogue wowed the Royals

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Celebrity Deaths 2018 – Which Famous Faces Have Died This Year? From Avicii And Verne Troyer To Dale Winton

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THIS year has seen the world say goodbye to some of its most famous stars from the world of sports, entertainment and television.

Here we take an opportunity to honour the much-loved figures who are no longer with us…

PA:Press Association Verne Troyer was an extremely positive person and brought light to every set he worked on

Which celebrities have died in 2018?

Verne Troyer

On April 21, Verne passed away.

The star’s family confirmed the news with a statement on his Instagram page.

“It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today.

“Verne was an extremely caring individual. He wanted to make everyone smile, be happy, and laugh. Anybody in need, he would help to any extent possible.

“Verne hoped he made a positive change with the platform he had and worked towards spreading that message every day.

AP:Associated Press Avicii has passed away at just 28

Avicii

Avicii died at the age of 28 in Muscat, Oman. The Wake Me Up star’s passing was confirmed by his rep on April 20, 2018.

In a statement, his rep said: “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii.

“He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th.

“The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time.

Rex Features Dale Winton died at home aged 62

Dale Winton

Dale Winton died at his home on April 18..

His long-term agent Jan Kennedy said: “It is with great sadness that we can confirm the passing of Dale Winton who died at home earlier today.

“While we know many will share this terrible loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy at this time of grief.”

No further details were announced.

Rex Features Alex Beckett passed away aged 36 in April

Alex Beckett

It was announced on April 12, 2018 that Alex Beckett had died.

Alex was best known for his role as Barney Lumsden in the BBC’s hit series Twenty Twelve.

In a statement, his agent said: “We’re deeply saddened by the loss of Alex – a wonderful man and a hugely talented actor.

“Our thoughts are with his family and we kindly ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult time.”

Twitter Timmy Matley passed away aged 36 in April

Timmy Matley, 36

It was revealed on April 11, 2018 singer Timmy Matley passed away aged 36.

The lead vocalist of The Overtones had previously battled skin cancer.

The band said: “”It is with the greatest sadness that we have to announce that our dear friend and brother Timmy has passed away.”

Rex Features Eric Bristow has died at age of 60 after suffering heart attack at Echo Arena

Eric Bristow, 60

Darts legend Eric Bristow died suddenly of a heart attack on April 5, 2018.

PDC Chairman Barry Hearn said of the late Crafty Cockney: “Eric will always be a legend in the world of darts and British sport.”

The star was awarded an MBE for his services to sport in 1989.

He retired from the game in 2007.

Ray Wilkins, 61

Ray Wilkins died on April 4, 2018 after suffering a cardiac arrest the previous week.

He was a seasoned England footballer, playing 84 times for the team, captaining 10 times and scoring three goals.

Over the last few years he had battled poor health including ulcerative colitis.

He also had a double heart bypass operation last July.

Bill Maynard, 89

British TV actor Bill Maynard passed away aged 89 in Leicestershire after suffering a fall from his mobility scooter.

He was best known for his roles in Heartbeat, The Royal and Worzel Gummidge.

Katie Boyle, 91

Eurovision Song Contest host and actress Katie Boyle, Lady Saunders, died aged 91 on March 20, 2018.

Katie hosted the show IN 1960, 1963, 1968 and 1974.

The former model also fronted shows such as the Ivor Novello Awards, and she had a long-running radio programme called Katie and Friends on BBC Radio 2.

She “passed away peacefully” at her home.

Central TV Bullseye Jim Bowen passed away aged 80 in March

Jim Bowen, 80

On March 14, 2018, it was revealed that Jim Bowen had passed away.

A former headmaster, born in Lancashire, he had started his career in the 1960s but found fame with the much-loved ITV show Bullseye in the 80s and 90s.

Jim was much-loved for his catchphrases “you can’t beat a bit of Bully” and “look what you would have won”.

He passed away with wife Phyllis by his side.

Barcroft Media Stephen Hawking has passed aged 76

Stephen Hawking, 76

Professor Stephen Hawking died in the early hours of March 14, 2018.

He was considered a medical marvel, having lived for more than half a century after being given two years to live when he was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 1963.

The British physicist, who wrote A Brief History of Time, passed away at his home in Cambridge.

He was the subject of Oscar-winning film The Theory of Everything.

Getty – Contributor Ken Dodd was a British singer/songwriter and comedian who passed away in March

Ken Dodd, 90

Ken Dodd‘s publicist confirmed in the small hours of March 12, 2018, that the comedian had passed away aged 90.

The comedy legend fell ill with the flu on January 12 and was in hospital with a severe chest infection that came about as a result.

He spent nearly a week being cared for by medics.

Rex Features Emma Chambers passed away aged 53

Emma Chambers, 53

Emma Chambers passed away on February 24, 2018, of natural causes.

The actress captured international attention for her secondary role in the 1999 Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts comedy Notting Hill, and played Alice Tinker in BBC sitcom The Vicar of Dibley.

John Mahoney, 77

The Frasier star passed away on February 4, 2018, in Chicago while in hospice care.

The actor was nominated for two Golden Globes and Emmy Awards for his role in the American sitcom.

Mark Salling, 35

Mark Salling was found dead after pleading guilty to child porn charges.

The American actor hanged himself on January 30, weeks before he was due to be jailed after pleading guilty to two child pornography charges.

Cyrille Regis, 59

Cyrille Regis was a pioneering English footballer whose best moments came in a West Brom and Coventry shirt.

The striker scored 158 goals in 614 league appearances and helped improve the prospects for black footballers across the country.

Cyrille passed away on January 14, 2018, and his funeral and a celebration event in his honour was attended by thousands of football fans, former players and relatives.

Howard Lew Lewis, 76

Howard Lew Lewis died at Ellen’s Glen House Hospital in Edinburgh on January 20, 2018.

Police are said to be investigating after his daughter claimed he was ‘killed by the NHS’.

He was a star of British television, appearing in classics such as Blackadder, Brush Strokes and Maid Marian.

Joel Taylor, 38

On January 24, 2018, it was confirmed that TV star Joel Taylor had passed away aged just 38.

Joel became an on-screen favourite for his role on reality series Storm Chasers which aired on the Discovery channel.

Simon Shelton Barnes, 52

On January 23, 2018, it was revealed the actor who played Tinky Winky in the children’s hit TV show Teletubbies had passed away.

Dad-of-three Simon Shelton Barnes tragically died just four days after his 52nd birthday.

Jessica Falkholt, 28

Jessica Falkholt was an Australian actress best known for being on Home and Away.

She was involved in a horror smash on Boxing Day which claimed the lives of her parents and her sister.

She passed away when her life support was switched off on January 17, 2018.

Rex Features Dolores O’Riordan was the frontwoman of Irish rock band The Cranberries

Dolores O’Riordan, 46

The Cranberries’ lead singer Dolores O’Riordan died suddenly in London at the age of 46 on January 15, 2018.

The hugely-popular Irish artist was in London for a short recording session when she passed away.

‘Fast’ Eddie Clarke, 67

Motorhead legend “Fast” Eddie Clarke passed away in hospital on January 10, 2018.

The rock star founded the British heavy metal band and died after a battle with pneumonia.

Tommy Lawrence, 77

Liverpool legend Tommy Lawrence died on January 10, 2018.

The Scotsman was Bill Shankley’s first choice goalkeeper in the 1960s and made 390 appearances for the club over 14 years.

Ted Phillips, 84

Ipswich legend and league title winner Ted Phillips died on January 9, 2018.

The iconic striker was part of the Tractor Boys team who bagged the First Division back in the 1961-62 season.

Dave Toschi, 86

San Francisco super sleuth Dave Toschi passed away on January 6, 2018, after a lengthy illness.

He led the probe into the Zodiac serial killer and inspired Clint Eastwood’s Dirty Harry character.

France Gall, 70

Sir Elton John led tributes to French singer France Gall, who died on January 7, 2018, after a two year cancer battle.
Hailing the Eurovision winner a “great woman”, the Rocket Man singer said he was “so sad” she’d passed away.

Jerry Van Dyke, 86

Comedian Jerry Van Dyke, who is the younger brother of actor Dick, passed away on January 5, 2018, at his ranch in Texas, with his wife Shirley by his side.

His wife told TMZ that his health deteriorated following a serious car crash two years ago.

John Young, 87

Legendary astronaut John Young died in his Houston home on January 5, 2018, after battling pneumonia complications.

The San Francisco born veteran astronaut, who managed to smuggle a corned beef sandwich into orbit during one of his space missions, became the first man to visit space six times.

Ray Thomas, 76

Moody Blues singer Ray Thomas died suddenly at his home in Surrey on January 4, 2018.

Thomas stepped back from the band due to ill health in 1999 and in 2014 confirmed that he had been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

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