ADAM Thomas has banned his son Teddy from watching Horrid Henry.The Emmerdale actor was left unimpressed by his three-year-old's behaviour after he watched the popular kids TV show.Taking to Twitter today, Adam wrote: "Anyone else banned there [sic] kid from watching horrid Henry or is it just us?"Thankfully for the 30-year-old, his followers quickly flooded his account with replies confirming they had done the same thing with their children after they started copying the notorious pranksters behaviour.Replying to one comment, Adam said: "Ted's literally turned into horrid Henry haha".One follow tweeted: "I did!!!! My daughter turned into a right little bugger watching that" while another wrote: "Banned mine years ago. Absolute shit and no moral message whatsoever. Don't even let her touch the books."A third agreed, writing: "I had to ban my two as well!!! It's awful! They were coming out with all sorts from moody Margaret!!!"A fourth reassured Adam, telling him: "We've done this last … [Read more...] about Adam Thomas bans his son from watching Horrid Henry after copying naughty prankster’s behaviour
LORRAINE Kelly is coming to the rescue of three celebrities all on the hunt for a healthier lifestyle and body confidence.But who is taking part in the 5-part series and when can you watch their health kick? Here is the lowdown...Lorraine's Cruise Control is airing daily at 8.30am on ITV for one week only, from Monday 26 June.Lorraine fans will follow the celebrities' journey and get their own trips throughout the week on how to transform their own health and to tone up ahead of summer.The celebrities will board a P&O cruise, calling at destinations including Ravenna, Italy, Croatia, Valetta, Dubrovnik and Malta.Lorraine's Cruise Control follows X Factor winner Sam Bailey, comedian Helen Lederer and Gogglebox star Sandi Bogle as they travel across Europe on a health and fitness cruise.Daytime TV regular Jeff Brazier hosts the show and is helping to guide the celebrities along their way to body confidence.The show also features Lorraine's fashion expert Mark Heyes suggesting fashion … [Read more...] about When is Lorraine’s Cruise Control on ITV today, which celebrities are involved and what is it about?
COLEEN Rooney, Geri Horner and Amanda Lamb are among some of the celebrities dressing their children up for World Book Day today.Droves of famous folk have taken to social media to share adorable pictures of their little ones dressed as their favourite characters - and they’ve certainly been getting creative.Coleen and Wayne Rooney both posted pictures of their eldest sons Kai, 7, and Klay, 3, wearing ginger wigs and troublesome faces as they were transformed into Horrid Henry.Former Spice Girl Geri Horner added the last finishing touches in the form of some red lipstick for 10-year-old Bluebell’s Queen of Hearts costume while presenter Amanda Lamb’s daughters Willow Rose, eight, and Lottie, three, beamed as they were dressed as Poppy from Trolls and Shifty McGifty.Reality star Nicola McLean’s boys Rocky, 10 and Striker, five, looked the part dressed as Superman alias Clark Kent and Odlaw from Where’s Wally while telly couple Rochelle and … [Read more...] about From Coleen Rooney’s Horrid Henrys to Geri Horner’s Queen of Hearts, celebrities dress their kids in adorable costumes for World Book Day
HARRY Potter and Horrid Henry might be some of the characters young boys decide to dress up as for World Book Day but one mum sent her son to school as the Argos catalogue and insisted “it’s his favourite book”.Vicki Bowles posted pictures of her son on Facebook hours go along with a number of laughing emojis.She also tweeted a picture of the costume on Twitter and tagged Argos.Vicki told the Sun Online that the catalogue, which features items ranging from toys to technology, is her son’s favourite book. Send us your photos along with your child’s full name, age and where they’re from to [email protected] and we’ll publish the best onlineShe added: “He loves reading it and telling me what toys he wants.“The reaction has been amazing, got stopped by so many people on the way to school.“Argos themselves tweeted me back.”The retail company tweeted back to say they hoped Vicki’s son had a … [Read more...] about World Book Day sees mum dress up her son as the ARGOS catalogue for school
KIDS as young as five are ringing a hotline to hear bedtime stories because parents are too drunk to read to them.Favourite books are kept beside phones for regular callers, said a charity helpline for children of alcoholics.The organisation's chief executive Hilary Henriques told yesterday how the youngsters mostly request classic Disney tales, Horrid Henry bools and stories by Roald Dahl.She said: "The children like to hear a made up story because this helps to get across the message things can be different from the life they live."Her charity, the National Association of Children of Alcoholics, was inundated by 32,000 calls and emails last year.MPs urged more action to help the 2.5million children in the UK whose parents are addicted to booze and drugs.Ms Henriques told how one girl aged seven rang in on Christmas Day as she hid under her bed from her drunk parents.The cold and frightened youngster, who received no presents, asked for a story about her imaginary friend, a dog … [Read more...] about Kids as young as FIVE calling up hotlines for bedtime stories because parents are too drunk
THE parents of tragic Oscar Knox are celebrating the birth of a baby boy – and the tot’s name is inspired by his late brother’s favourite TV show. Little Caspar Henry Knox was welcomed into the world on Thursday just days after Christmas.And the family took to social media to announce their happy news yesterday.They wrote on Twitter: “We are delighted to announce the birth of Caspar Henry Knox (29/12/16), a much loved little brother to Oscar & Izzie! #BestXmasPresentEver.“Caspar was the name of one of the three wise men, and Oscar’s favourite TV show was Horrid Henry so that one’s for him!!” Five-year-old Oscar passed away from his rare neuroblastoma condition in May 2014. The Co Antrim lad touched the lives of thousands around the globe after his mum Leona and dad Stephen went public with the battle that lasted half his life.Oscar’s parents, from Mallusk, launched a social media fundraising campaign after his … [Read more...] about Parents of tragic Oscar Knox pay lovely tribute to brave son as they celebrate birth of baby boy days after Christmas
IT’S no secret what the girls of Hear’say have been up to since their noughties pop group days… but what ever happened to the men?After just one year, the band split in 2002, but male members Noel Sullivan, Danny Foster and Johnny Shentall haven’t spent as much time in the limelight.So here’s what the lads have been up to since the famous TV talent show Popstars…Soul singer Danny, who originates from Hackney, hasn’t quite got his big break since Hear’say split in 2002.In 2005, he appeared on Channel 4’s sports related reality show, The Games, where he competed against celebs including Craig Charles and Chesney Hawkes.A year later, he featured on Channel 5’s Trust Me – I’m A Beauty Therapist, where eight British celebrities trained as beauticians in a beauty salon in South Wales.In 2013, Danny burst back on our screens when he applied for BBC talent competition The Voice.Even though the judges admitted that Danny … [Read more...] about We all know what the girls are up to! But 15 years later where are the boys from Hear’say now?
HELEN Lederer made her name in popular BBC comedy Absolutely Fabulous, before entering another show famed for colourful characters and chaotic scenes.The actress was linked with last year's series before bagging a huge deal to appear on Celebrity Big Brother 2017 – but she's now been evicted. Here's the lowdown on the Ab Fab star...Funny girl Helen is 62 years old, and while she's originally from Camarthen, Wales, she grew up in Eltham, London.She studied at the University of Hertfordshire and has a BA in applied social science.That knowledge could come in handy when it comes to the mind games of the Elstree compound.Helen has a daughter, 27-year-old Echo Beach star Hannah, from her first husband, newspaper editor Roger Alton and she is currently married to GP Chris Browne.Helen's breakout role was as dippy magazine journalist Catriona in BBC comedy favourite Absolutely Fabulous.Before that she had won a series of small parts in other hit shows, including The Young … [Read more...] about Who is Helen Lederer? Evicted Celebrity Big Brother 2017 star and Absolutely Fabulous actress
THOUSANDS of Scottish homes remain without power after they were battered byHouses in the north of Scotland have lost electricity as winds of 90mph wereAround 2,000 homes in the region still don’t have power with Scottish HydroMeanwhile in Glasgow, gusts of 60mph battered the city.Met Office amber “be prepared” warnings remain in place until 9amREAD MORE: ScotsHomelessSchoolsHorridStorm Henry also risks further flooding in Scotland, where almost 30 floodPascal Lardet from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency said: “There“Flooding impacts could include disruption to travel, particularlyHenry is the eighth winter storm and comes days after the UK saw off StormGusts of 84mph forced the closure of the Forth Road Bridge on Monday, andThe Tay Bridge was shut and roads operator Bear Scotland said motorists should … [Read more...] about Thousands of homes left without power as Storm Henry hits
AN X Factor style competition is set up to save a youth club in next year’sAshley Jensen, dance sensation Akai, Kimberley Walsh and Horrid Henry starJayden (Akai Osei-Mansfield) is a street dancer forced to team up withAfter auditions that cover everything from BMX experts to mini Morris dancers,All Stars is released in UK cinemas next spring. … [Read more...] about Feelgood Brit flick has the All Star X Factor