• Acid attack survivor Katie Piper 'thrilled' to announce first pregnancy

    Television presenter and acid attack victim Katie Piper has announced that she is expecting her first child with her long-term boyfriend. The former model revealed the news on Twitter, posting, "You've all supported me through bad times so I wanted to share some good news with you. I'm thrilled to say I'm expecting my first child! :)". Katie, who suffered burns to her face and chest in a violent acid attack arranged by her ex-boyfriend and an accomplice in 2008, has just had her 12-week scan, and excitedly confirmed the news in her column.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY "I'm so happy, and