• Chris Foote Wood pays touching tribute to sister Victoria Wood: 'I'm her biggest fan'

    Following Victoria Wood sad passing on Wednesday, her brother Chris Foote Wood has spoken out and has paid her an emotional tribute. The comedian died aged 62, following a short battle with cancer. Appearing ITV's Good Morning Britain via video link from his home in County Durham, politician Chris heaped praise on his sister and insisted the nation has lost one of its best-loved public figures. He said: "It's quite obvious that Victoria is even more loved by the public than perhaps we thought she was because in all her years that she's been working on various endeavours the public have

  • Coronation Street star Morag Siller dies aged 46

    Morag Siller, who played Reverend Esther Warren in Coronation Street, has sadly passed away at the age of 46. The actress was diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago but lost her battle on Friday at Manchester's Christie Hospital. Her talent agency confirmed the star's death and released a statement in which they said Morag will be remembered "for her extraordinary warmth, generosity and mischievous sense of humour" as well as the "fearless determination" she showed during her cancer battle. The statement added: "She was a truly inspirational person who we are incredibly proud to have represented. We will miss her

  • Madonna shares snap of son Rocco amid custody battle

    Madonna has been spending time with her son Rocco recently, and the mother-son duo were spotted dinning together on Wednesday night. Their reconciliation follows four months of estrangement amid Madonna's custody battle with ex-husband, Guy Ritchie. The pair looked happy and relaxed as they posed with a group of friends at the popular London club, Chiltern Firehouse. The singer posted a snap on her Instagram and captioned it: "Fun in London with my homies." The 57-year-old returned to London earlier this month in a bid to see her son for the first time since December after reports suggested she was concerned

  • Prince dies aged 57

    The legendary musician Prince has passed away at the age of 57. The singer was found at his Paisley Park studio in Minnesota on Thursday morning, his publicist has said. An investigation is currently underway. The sad news comes just days after Prince - full name Prince Rogers Nelson - was hospitalised with flu-like symptoms after performing in Atlanta. The Purple Rain singer was taken ill on his private jet, forcing it to make an unscheduled landing in Illinois. Prince was treated at a local hospital, but he was released from hospital three hours later and returned home to Minnesota. CLICK

  • Stars pay tribute to Prince following his shock death aged 57

    A number of Prince's friends, fans and peers have paid tribute to the star after his death at the age of 57. The musician passed away in Minnesota on Thursday, leaving fans around the world shocked and saddened. Lenny Kravitz said he was "heartbroken" by the news. The 51-year-old described Prince as his "musical brother", adding: "My friend... The one who showed me the possibilities within myself, changed everything, and kept his integrity until the end, is gone. I am heartbroken." My musical brother... My friend... The one who showed me the possibilities within myself, changed everything, and kept his