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Tramlines 2021: Musicians 'overwhelmed' as festival returns

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:12:45 GMT

Organisers say it was "incredible" to see people back with their friends, enjoying the music.

England nightclubs reopen: Cheers and celebrations as clubbers return for first night out

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 06:29:09 GMT

For some revellers in Leeds, this was the first time they'd ever been to a nightclub.

Amy Winehouse: Could there be new music on the way?

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 23:56:24 GMT

Ten years after her death, Amy's parents say they want fans to hear CDs of her unreleased material.

Halima Aden and Tommy Hilfiger: ‘It’s not just about diverse catwalks’

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 23:00:54 GMT

The world’s first hijab-wearing supermodel talks to fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger about why she quit the industry.

Standon Calling festival-goers make most of mud as heavy rain hits

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 09:30:35 GMT

Organisers of the festival call it off due to flooding and risk of lightning.

Latitude festival: Magical, emotional... and a little bit frightening

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 00:02:07 GMT

Bands and fans describe the atmosphere at the UK's first full-capacity festival since 2019.

Anne-Marie: I've always loved the idea of revenge

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 00:52:33 GMT

The pop star on beating anxiety, growing bored of her biggest song, and her revenge fantasies.

From lockdown animations to Snoop Dogg music video

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:09:40 GMT

After his homemade animations went viral, Snoop Dogg asked Peter Quinn to direct his new video.

AKO Caine Prize: Meron Hadero named first Ethiopian winner

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 16:30:47 GMT

Judges praised Meron Hadero's short story The Street Sweep which ends in a "clever twist".

Archibald Prize: 100 years of Australia's top portrait honour

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 23:00:10 GMT

Over 100 years, the Archibald Prize has become better at reflecting Australian diversity.

Ronan Keating accepts phone hacking damages

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:31:32 GMT

The ex-Boyzone singer's lawyers told the High Court of the distress caused by newspapers stories.

Pink offers to pay bikini bottoms fine for Norway women's handball team

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 09:29:00 GMT

The Norway women's side were last week fined for wearing shorts instead of bikini bottoms in a match.

Afrobeats in Japan: British-Nigerian hip hop dancer teaching children how to dance

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:35 GMT

Yinka Oshiletu, a British-Nigerian hip hop dancer is bringing Afrobeats sounds to Japan's young dancers.

Latitude 2021: What being a Covid test event means for the festival

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 06:05:26 GMT

The festival in Suffolk will be the first major event following the lifting of most restrictions.

Benin Bronzes: Nigeria dispute jeopardises return of artefacts

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 23:26:01 GMT

Several museums in Europe have talked of returning the looted artefacts - but where will they be housed in Nigeria?

10 years on: Amy's parents on new documentary

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 23:24:02 GMT

The late singer's father says he hopes a new documentary will show a "more rounded image" of Amy.

Noel Clarke: women make claims to police against the actor

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 16:23:46 GMT

Police confirm "a number of women" have come forward with more allegations against actor Noel Clarke

CBeebies Bedtime Stories: Why Hollywood stars like Ryan Reynolds are lining up

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 23:07:44 GMT

Other stars to have taken part include Tom Hardy, Dolly Parton and Sir Elton John. Here's why.

Dieter Brummer: Home and Away actor dies aged 45

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 12:01:04 GMT

Brummer famously played Shane Parrish - Melissa George's love interest on the TV soap in the 1990s.

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