Entertainment and Music
Bill Withers dies
THE legendary 'Lean On Me' singer Bill Withers has died at age 81.
Maverick hits the brakes as COVID-19 delays release
Top Gun: Maverick has become the latest Hollywood film to have its release delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Eddie Large dies 'after contracting COVID-19 in hospital'
The comedian best known for his comedy double act Little and Large, has died after contracting coronavirus in hospital, his agent has confirmed.
Rihanna: I'll have kids in the next few years
The 32-year-old singer, who is currently working on her long-awaited ninth album, spoke about becoming a mother in a new interview.
Paul Chuckle has revealed he has been suffering from coronavirus.
The 72-year-old - who was part of comedy duo The Chuckle Brothers - said he had been "laid-up" with mild symptoms but they were "not nice" as he urged the British public to stay indoors.
Liam Gallagher demands Oasis reunion to help NHS 'when all this is over'
Liam Gallagher has once again called for an Oasis reunion, issuing a "demand" for it to happen to raise money for the NHS once the coronavirus outbreak is over.
Kenny Rogers: Country music legend dies
The country music legend who had a series of hits, including Coward of the County and The Gambler, has died at the age of 81.
Eurovision Song Contest has been cancelled
Organisers said in a statement: "It is with deep regret that we have to announce the cancellation of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam.
Glastonbury's 50th anniversary will not go ahead
Glastonbury Festival has been cancelled because of the coronavirus - with organisers sending "sincere apologies" to the 135,000 who paid deposits.
Filming of EastEnders suspended
The BBC has suspended filming on EastEnders, Casualty and Holby City until further notice because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Comedian and actor Roy Hudd has died
His agent says the 83 year old died after a short illness
Dua Lipa has cancelled support dates with Bruno Mars
Due to having emergency dental surgery to remove wisdom teeth, Dua has confirmed she will not be joining Bruno for some of his tour dates in Australia.
- A34 MacLean Way / Birrell Way - Wilmslow, Cheshire
A34 MacLean Way / Birrell Way both ways closed due to emergency repairs from Dean Row Road Roundabout to A538 (Prestbury Roundabout).
- All travel networks - United Kingdom, London
Restrictions and the government travel instruction is to 'stay at home' and not make any unnecessary journey by road or public transport unless for food, health reasons or essential work on All travel networks around the United Kingdom.
- Coole Lane - Audlem, Cheshire
Coole Lane closed due to flooding between Hollingreen Lane (Audlem) and French Lane (Nantwich).
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