• Cheers! Childhood fan Cheryl Cole makes special guest appearance on Coronation Street

    Coronation Street has welcomed one of Britain's biggest pop stars, Cheryl Cole, to its cobbled streets for a one-off charity episode. The 30-year-old singer has made a special appearance on the soap, pulling pints alongside Michelle Keegan — who plays Tina McIntyre.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY In a sketch specially written to raise money for Text Santa, Cheryl arrives in Weatherfield to visit her childhood friend Tina at the Rovers Return. She aims to take her up to Newcastle to celebrate Christmas — but things don't go according to plan. "It's always been part of my life, we'd all watch it as

  • I'm A Celebrity campmates in tears after reading emotional letters from home

    The I'm A Celebrity contestants broke down in tears as they were presented with emails from home on Wednesday night's episode. After nearly three weeks of surviving in the jungle, the famous faces were comforted with personal messages from their nearest and dearest. In order to receive their letter, each campmate had to randomly select a ball with a fellow contestant's name on it. They then had 90 seconds to roll the ball along a giant keyboard into a "Save" hole, to win their campmate their email.   Kian Egan collects the campmates' letters "Oh, that's just cruel," said Emmerdale's Lucy Parteger. "It's scary because I know I'm

  • Katie Hopkins 'dropped' from This Morning after thousands sign petition

    ITV has confirmed it has "no plans" for former Apprentice contestant Katie Hopkins to appear on This Morning. It follows a petition calling for the controversial commentator to be banned from any future TV appearances. More than 85,000 people signed the online petition following Katie's ill-timed tweet about Scottish life expectancy in the wake of the Glasgow helicopter crash.   Although she later apologised and clarified that her tweet referred to an NHS report, her post sparked outrage. The petition read, "On the 30th of November 2013, Scotland was still in shock and trying to come to terms with a horrible crash that