JIM McDonald is reportedly set to come back to the Cobbles once again after his brief return in 2019. Here's everything you need to know about the Belfast man with a fiery temper... Who is Jim McDonald? Jim McDonald, played by Charlie Lawson, is an Irishman from Belfast. He first appeared in Coronation Street with his wife Liz in 1989 and last appeared in the soap in 2014. From 2000-2007 Jim served a prison sentence for manslaughter after beating up Jez Quigley who later died. This was revenge for Jez beating up Jim's son Steve who testified against the drug dealer for killing Tony Horrocks. Jim went to prison again in 2011 after attempting to rob a building society and holding the customers hostage. In 2014 he made an appearance as the prison "landlord" when Peter Barlow was wrongly sent down for the murder of Tina McIntyre. When is Jim McDonald returning to Coronation Street? Beverley Callard - who plays Liz McDonald in Coronation Street - seemed to 'confirm' the return of her … [Read more...] about When did Jim McDonald return to Corrie, what are his catchphrases and is he getting back together with ex-wife Liz?
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Christine McGuinness has kept a reasonably low profile, but in 2018 the former Miss Liverpool had her fair share of headlines. Christine, 30, has spent previous years at home looking after her and Take me Out host Paddy's three children. But in 2018 the spotlight was firmly cast on her and Paddy's seven-year-old marriage, as it looked to be in trouble. Thankfully the pair soon reconciled and 2018 was the year Christine "finally left the house." Christine, from Halewood, posted a touching end of year message citing her transformation from "very weak, broken and worthless" at the start of the year, to "happy, healthy and strong" by the end of 2018. We decided to take a look back at the Real Housewives of Cheshire Star's year and all its highs and lows. Marriage troubles After a quiet start to the year, Christine's year came crashing down when Paddy was spotted on a cosy night out with Nicole Appleton in London, with Christine at home in Cheshire. At first when the snaps of them together … [Read more...] about From ‘broken’ to finally leaving the house: Christine’s year of highs and lows
THE Prince of Wales turns 70 today – and to mark the occasion he will celebrate alongside inspirational Sun readers also reaching this landmark birthday. From fundraisers to football coaches, we are honouring Britain’s most deserving people at this birthday party like no other. We asked for nominees who have brightened up the lives of others and who, like Prince Charles, were born in 1948. Today the super 70 – including Age UK volunteer Eileen Thomson, inset top, who also met Charles in 1982, above – will attend an exclusive tea party at posh Spencer House, in central London. Prince Charles – joined by the Duchess of Cornwall – will be guest of honour at our exclusive bash. We profile the winners of this special birthday honour. ‘Meeting Charles? Things like this don’t happen to people like me’ WOMEN’S Institute group treasurer Kathleen Jowett visits elderly villagers with food she has rustled up for them in her kitchen. … [Read more...] about Our inspirational readers celebrating their 70th birthday alongside Prince Charles over tea
Media playerClose player2 Nov 20182 Nov 2018You can get in touch by email, on our Berkshire, Oxford, Hampshire and Dorset Facebook pages or on Twitter @BBCBerkshire @BBCOxford @BBC_Hampshire and @BBCDorset.I'll sign in laterAnd we'll keep you signed in.Sign in or RegisterWhy sign in to the BBC?Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreI have a TV Licence. Watch now.I don’t have a TV Licence.SummaryUpdates from Friday 2 NovemberLive ReportingAll times stated are UKPosted at 15:36 2 Nov15:36 2 NovMan sentenced over cyclist deathChristopher Gibbs was thrown almost 150ft when he was stuck on the A338 Spur Road near Bournemouth.Read morenextPosted at 17:58 2 Nov17:58 2 NovGood eveningThanks for reading today.We'll be back with more news, sport, weather and travel from 08:00 on Monday.Have a good weekend!Posted at 17:48 2 Nov17:48 2 NovEnvelope updateSevere disruption: M4 Berkshire … [Read more...] about South Live: Friday 2 November
FEWER than three years after his world was turned upside-down with the death of his wife, Rio Ferdinand has found happiness again with former Towie star Kate Wright. Rio, 38, proposed to Kate, 27, in Abu Dhabi this week, in front of his three children with first wife Rebecca Ellison, who died after a battle with cancer in 2015. A source close to Rio told Sun Online: "Rio is madly in love with Kate but he's the first to admit that his decision to pop the question was fraught with mixed emotions about Rebecca. "When Rio got married it was for life, and he's had to slowly accept that the fates took a turn he could never have envisioned." Rio and Rebecca enjoyed a long and loving relationship, even though they were robbed of the fairy tale ending to their love story which they had hoped for. But the retired footballer, who hung up his boots in 2015, also knows that his first wife would want him to be happy, having given her blessing for Rio to find love again in the final … [Read more...] about The tragic story of Rio Ferdinand’s late wife Rebecca Ellison, who stood by her husband through thick and thin and died at 34… but gave her blessing for him to find love again