THE Great British Sewing Bee is making a comeback this spring. The seventh series of Britain's biggest sewing competition returns to BBC One, with Britain’s best amateur sewers competing in different challenges to be crowned victorious. When does The Great British Sewing Bee 2021 start on BBC One? The show returns to BBC One on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. The competition features 12 contestants battling it out to win the top spot. Every episode has a distinct theme with three main tasks: a pattern challenge, a transformation challenge featuring up-cycling of old materials into a fresh, new design in under 90 minutes, and a final sewing challenge, which tests the contestants’ ability to create an outfit for a real-life model. Who are the contestants on The Great British Sewing Bee 2021 This year's line up of contestants will face up against each other in the revamped sewing room on the River Thames. The 12 hopefuls are listed below: Adam, 31, a cruise ship … [Read more...] about When does the Great British Sewing Bee 2021 start on BBC One?
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Most of the time the sheer joy of having a puppy is enough to keep you from losing your mind over how much of an utter liability they can be. From tearing your shoes to pieces to quite literally thinking they can walk on water, it's impossible not to forgive them for the over-excitable behaviour. But one puppy is melting hearts on the internet after his owner shared the moment he discovered the perils of trying to eat a bee for the first time. TikTok user @Mathiiiel posted a video captioned: 'My dog thinking about that time he ate a bee and had to be rushed to the vet' showing the tiny black and white pup stretched out on the sofa. It then cuts to the next clip of the dog being held in the vets, showing his cheeks and neck to have ballooned in size to leave him with an almost perfectly round head. Thankfully, the pet made a full recovery with help from the experts and his owner wrote: 'He's shaking his tale so he's fine', showing it wagging furiously even though his … [Read more...] about Puppy’s face swells up to ‘look like an inflated panda’ after he ate a bee
Landmarks across the country have been illuminated yellow in honour of the 126,284 people who have died from coronavirus in the UK. Some of the most iconic places that have been transformed tonight include Blackpool Tower, the London Eye and Edinburgh Castle. Meanwhile, a touching message has been projected onto Lichfield Cathedral, which now says 'Reflect, Support, Hope'. The nation has paused in remembrance of those who have died during the crisis as part of a day of reflection, organised by the end-of-life charity Marie Curie. People are also observing an 8pm vigil by holding up phones, candles and torches on their doorsteps as part of a “beacon of remembrance”. Get the information that matters With so much changing so quickly, keep on top of what is happening with the Mirror's news updates by email . Delivered straight to your inbox, our daily coronavirus briefing will keep you informed of what is happening with Covid, lockdown, the vaccination rollout and … [Read more...] about National day of reflection sees landmarks lit up yellow to remember Britain’s Covid dead
A THREE-wheeled van driven by Del Boy and Rodney Trotter in Only Fools and Horses has fetched £36,000 at auction. The 1972 yellow Reliant Rebel Supervan III was bought by the BBC when the comedy began in 1981. It was one of a fleet of six used during the show’s 22-year run . The van’s bodywork had been painted to appear scuffed and has the words “Paris, New York, Peckham” and “Trotters Independent Traders” on the side. Included in the sale was a roof rack holding a market trader’s suitcase, fluffy dice, a “Tax in the Post” sign and an inflatable doll in the boot. Most read in News ISIS AMBUSH Brit killed and 40 expats missing as ISIS ambush convoy fleeing hotel siege Graphic Warning FACE SLASHED Horrifying moment woman’s nose is sliced off by stranger in 'random attack' 'CATASTROPHE' COMING Crowds flout Paris lockdown as docs warn they'll soon be overwhelmed … [Read more...] about Only Fools and Horses three-wheeled yellow van driven by Del Boy and Rodney fetches £36,000 at auction
Rita Ora has continued with her chameleon ways by changing up her look again ahead of a photoshoot. The 30-year-old singer has been working Down Under in recent weeks as she serves as a mentor on the latest season of The Voice Australia. After falling foul of authorities in the UK with her lockdown breaking birthday party, Rita seems to be enjoying life in the Australian sunshine as she puts a difficult few months behind her. The singer has been embracing her glamorous side again and has once again turned heads with a number of photo shoots while living and working in Sydney. She has showed off her latest makeover on her Instagram Stories as she falls under the attention of hairstylist Lok Lau. Rita is seen having her hair finished off by the stylist, as she looks resplendent in a yellow dress with crossover straps, which helped to accentuate her cleavage. She is pleased with what she is having done, captioning the picture: ""@lok_lau got me all silkyyyyy" It is … [Read more...] about Rita Ora looks dramatically different after smoothing out face with filter