I’M A Celeb star Harry Redknapp pulled out of competing on Strictly Come Dancing in fear of being the BBC1 show’s novelty act. The ex-Spurs manager, 71, opted to head Down Under instead, believing he had no chance of winning the dancing show. He said: “I was going to do Strictly this year, but I didn’t think I could dance, that was one thing. I actually had a trial with one of the professionals who came round my house. “She was fantastic, but after I trod on her toes about five times I realised I wasn’t a very good dancer.” He added: “I see people on there and they’re fantastic, half of them are ex-dancers, doing dancing shows in the West End. “What chance have I got dancing with them? There’s always someone who’s there for fun value like Ed Balls. He was great when he did the Gangnam style I loved that. That’s all I could have been, someone to laugh at. But it … [Read more...] about I’m A Celeb star Harry Redknapp reveals he signed up for Strictly this year but pulled out over fears he’d be the ‘novelty act’
Harry Redknapp has revealed he turned down Strictly Come Dancing for the jungle – even after bosses sent a dancer to his home to persuade him to sign for the BBC series. Harry, who is the biggest and oldest star on I'm A Celebrity which kicks off this weekend, waltzed away from the BBC at the last minute. He said: “I was going to do Strictly this year, I was asked to do it. “But you know, I didn’t think I could dance, that was one thing. I actually had a trial. “I had a dance with one of the dancers who came round my house. “I said to the programme look I can’t dance so they brought a dancer round for me to dance with and she was fantastic but after I trod on her toes about five times I realised I wasn’t a very good dancer. What is Harry Redknapp's net worth and how much is former Tottenham boss being paid for I'm a Celebrity? “So yeah I chose the jungle. I couldn’t have danced really. I see them dancing people on there … [Read more...] about Harry Redknapp turned down Strictly for I’m A Celebrity
LOVE Island stars are used to showing off their packages in skimpy swimwear … and some have proved more impressive than others. Adam Collard fans were obsessed with his “massive bulge” in a recent snap from his holiday with girlfriend Zara McDermott. And Alex Bowen has put on a fine display of prowess in the past. But it’s not just Love Islanders who flaunt their impressive packages. From Hollywood movie stars to One Direction singers, these are the lads who can stand proud in their pants. So who is winning the Battle of the Bulge?Adam Collard The Love Island star, 22, shared a snap from his holiday with girlfriend Zara McDermott earlier this week. The romantic picture showed the pair on a beach in the Bahamas, but his followers' eyes were drawn to his shorts - and what they described as "that bulge". And loved up Adam was clearly having a good time. … [Read more...] about Adam Collard, Alex Bowen and Harry Styles compete in our battle of the bulges… so who has the full(est) package?
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have so far lost three major palace aides since they got married in May this year. Yesterday it emerged that Meghan Markle's personal assistant has resigned just six months into the job. The aide, identified only as 'Melissa', is believed to have quit suddenly, shortly after Meghan married into the Royal Family in May. She will soon be joined by the royal couple's private secretary Samantha Cohen, who is set to leave in Spring 2019, and follows Harry's 'right hand man' Edward Lane Fox out of the palace door. Kensington Palace declined to comment on the PA's departure, however, a Palace source was authorised to pay tribute to the former employee. "Melissa is a hugely talented person," the source is quoted as saying. "She played a pivotal role in the success of the Royal Wedding and will be missed by everyone in the Royal Household." Melissa was believed to have been tasked with handling the so-called 'Markle debacle' in the build up the the Royal Wedding - … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have lost three aides since royal wedding
The health minister has waded into the row over medics’ Christmas leave, saying the Taoiseach was right to call on hospital staff to cancel holidays over the festive period.As the war of words escalated, Simon Harris said Leo Varadkar was “entirely correct”. However, he shifted responsibility for implementing the measure to the HSE, saying: “Hospital management is charged with ensuring this takes place”.Mr Varadkar specifically referred to nurses and hospital consultants, particularly emergency medicine consultants, in his call to curtail leave.He doubled down on his comments yesterday, on a day when nearly 600 patients were left on hospital trolleys.Mr Harris’ decision to add his support has drawn the ire of health unions, among them the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO), whose members are currently gearing up towards strike action.The INMO, the Irish Association of Emergency Medicine (IAEM), and the Irish Hospital Consultants … [Read more...] about Simon Harris: Medics should cancel Christmas holidays