GOGGLEBOX has amused viewers with its fun and friendly bunch of families since 2013 – but not all of them have survived on the show. While the Channel 4 hit which shows families from across the country reacting to the most popular TV shows of the day has made stars of the likes of Scarlett Moffatt and the Malone family . But some of its stars were forced off our screens and lead very different lives to when they were fan favourites on Gogglebox . Scarlett Moffatt The Moffatt family rose to fame as Gogglebox’s warm and witty northern family in the award-winning reality show. Known for their strong opinions, laugh-out-loud humour and down-to-earth characters, the Moffatts have been firmly embraced as one of the nation’s stand–out favourites from the Channel 4 show, encompassing everything that we love about the cult TV hit. Scarlett, now 30, went on to host I'm A Celeb spin off show Extra Camp as a co-presenter as well as Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway. … [Read more...] about What happened to Gogglebox cast members after they quit – from a prison stint to weight loss
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J.LO has one of the hottest bods in the world at 51, thanks to a strict diet and fitness regime. Could mum-of-two Vanessa Holburn, also 51, from Reading, go from jello to J.Lo by sticking to it too? “Staring at the deflated Swiss ball on my kitchen floor, I sighed heavily. “I bet J.Lo doesn’t have problems like this,” I moaned to my husband Simon, 52, who’d spent the past 10 minutes pumping up the ball, only for us to realise the plug was missing. Dammit. “Not for the first time, I thought how much easier it would be to transform my body in lockdown if I were a multimillionaire pop star instead of a suburban mum with an overflowing laundry basket. “I turned 50 in 2019 and was in pretty good shape. At 5ft 2in, I’ve never been overweight and have enjoyed being able to fit into a size 8-10 most of my adult life. “However, the first lockdown took its toll. Sipping rosé in the garden by day and eating Percy Pigs on the sofa by night, saw me gain weight, going from 8st 7lb to … [Read more...] about Could you get a body like Jennifer Lopez in your 50s?
I was one hour and 40 minutes and eleven miles away from London’s new Amazon Fresh supermarket before I had a clue what I’d spent in there. I was already home and munching on my impulse-purchased cinnamon scroll from Britain's first 'no till' store before a receipt of my purchase popped up on my phone screen. I immediately clicked through to the Amazon Shopping app to assess the damage. For £18.89 - not terrible, but not exactly cheap either. I visited the new supermarket at 59 The Broadway, Ealing, west London, on Friday as it drew its first flocks of shoppers curious to try out the experience. What do you think of Amazon Fresh - will you shop there? Join the debate in the comments below... How it works Surveillance technology allows shoppers to simply scan in using a QR code then place items in their bag. Instead of handheld scanning equipment, the sophisticated 'Just Walk Out' camera technology tracks shoppers' movements and determines the items they take … [Read more...] about Inside Amazon’s ‘dystopian’ store with no tills, booze ‘bouncers’ and surveillance cams
MASTCHEF 2021 kicked off on March 1 on BBC One. Here's what we know about the contestants competing this year. Who are the MasterChef 2021 amateur cooks? At the moment there isn't much information available on all of the contestants. We do however know who they are and will update this article. Marc Marc will compete in heat 11. Stan Stan will compete in heat five. Josh Josh will compete in heat eight. Kerry Kerry will compete in heat eight. Mike R Mike will compete in heat eight. Magdalena Magdalena will compete in heat 10. Oliver Oliver will compete in heat 10. Jo Jo will compete in heat 11. Jacqui Jacqui will compete in heat 10. Ting Ting will compete in heat 10. Baz Baz will compete in heat 10. Jane Jane will compete in heat 11. Mike T Mike will compete in heat five. Michele Michele will compete in heat five. Christian Christian will compete in heat five. Janine Janine will compete in heat five. … [Read more...] about MasterChef contestants 2021: Who are the amateur cooks?
EVERYONE'S favourite cooking show is returning to the small screen. MasterChef is back on TV with a whole batch of new hopefuls. When does MasterChef 2021 start on TV? The MasterChef 2021 series, which is the 17th instalment of the popular show, began on March 1 at 9pm. Tonight's episode (March 5) airs at 8.05pm. The show, consisting of 18 episodes, will air on BBC One as always. The first week of episodes will air on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. If you miss any episodes they will be available on BBC iPlayer. Who are the MasterChef 2021 contestants? As of yet, the line-up hasn't been revealed, but according to the Yorkshire Evening Post one contestant is former teacher, Jo Mills, 51, from Leeds. However, the BBC said to RadioTimes that 40 contestants will be battling it out this series. Judge Gregg Wallace says they're a strong group of cooks, potentially raising the game of the meals whipped up this year. He said: “What we realised, me and … [Read more...] about What time is MasterChef 2021 on BBC One?