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'I can't remember my pregnancy or giving birth'

I didn't get to bond with my bump

– Tina Tappenden

Being pregnant and giving birth is one of life's defining moments, but 23-year-old Tina Tappenden has no recollection of either.

The young mum went through it all suffering blackouts and being in an induced coma and now can't remember carrying and having her little girl.

At first doctors thought Tina had a mental health condition, but after a month - and some research by her big sisters - she was diagnosed with a form of encephalitis, a disease virtually unknown but which affects 6,000 people a year in the UK.

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Remember, deals can change quickly, even while I’m on the programme. So always double-check the terms and conditions before spending. Plus, while I hope these deals will save you cash, don’t spend if you can’t afford it, don’t need it, or won’t use it.

Late greats steal the show at the 2017 Brit Awards

David Bowie and George Michael both received posthumous awards at the 2017 Brits last night, with Little Mix, Robbie Williams and Adele also taking home a statuette.

Little Mix looked delighted with their award for Best British Single

This award is for all the kooks and all the people who make the kooks

– Duncan Jones, as he accepted father David Bowie's award

However, American popstar Katy Perry was causing the headlines as she made a political statement during her performance by using puppets portraying Donald Trump and Theresa May.

Full list of winners:Full list of winners:

  • British Female Solo Artist - Emeli Sande
  • British Group - The 1975
  • British Male Solo Artist - David Bowie
  • British Breakthrough Act - Rag'n'Bone Man
  • British Single - Little Mix, "Shout Out to My Ex"
  • Global Success - Adele
  • Critics' Choice - Rag'n'Bone Man
  • International Male Solo Artist - Drake
  • International Female Solo Artist - Beyonce
  • International Group - A Tribe Called Quest
  • British Video - One Direction, "History"
  • British Album of the Year - David Bowie, "Black Star"
  • Brits Icon - Robbie Williams

Top five headlines you're waking up to

  1. Today there's an amber 'be prepared' weather warning for strong gales in parts of northern England, the Midlands, East Anglia and north Wales gusting at up to 80mph as a result of Storm Doris. The Met Office expects damage to structures, interruptions to power supplies and widespread disruption to travel networks, and says there is 'danger of injury from flying debris'.

  2. Millions of owners of potentially lethal tumble dryers have been warned not to use them, while they await repair. Tumble dryers sold under the Hotpoint, Creda and Indesit brands have been behind a series of fires. Owner Whirlpool had previously said they were all right to use, providing someone was in attendance but following advice from Trading Standards, the new guidance is not to use them until they are repaired.

  3. Scientists have found a new solar system filled with planets that look like Earth and could support life, Nasa has announced. At least three of the seven planets sit within the temperate zone and are the right temperature to allow alien life to flourish, researchers have said. They're also capable of having oceans, again suggesting that life could flourish on them.

  4. A mum has no memory of being pregnant or giving birth after she was struck by a devastating brain condition. Tina Tappenden, now 23, was ill with a rare condition just ten weeks into pregnancy - and spent the next six months in a total memory blackout. Tina's health deteriorated rapidly and she was placed in an induced coma. Miraculously, the baby continued to grow healthily inside her despite the trauma. Mother and baby join us today.

  5. Tonight has revealed the scale of verbal and physical harassment women in the UK face today. They found that nearly half of women (47%) have suffered verbal or physical harassment from a stranger in public and 40% say they feared violence as a result. Over one in five women (20.19%) say they have suffered actual violence as a result of sexual harassment in a public place.

Laura's weather blog: Storm Doris

Preparations are underway across parts of the country for the imminent arrival of Storm Doris. Find out more details about tomorrow's storm below.

Watch Laura's latest Storm Doris update

Is it a weather bomb?

Yes and no. It's a phrase used a lot by the media but technically meteorologists call it 'explosive cyclogenesis' when the pressure drops by 24millibars by 24 hours.
The storm in the Atlantic dropped by 28mb in 24 hours.

Explosive cyclogenesis

Vinnie Jones gives Ross King a custard pie to the face!

He weren't too complimentary about you, son

– Which A-list celeb has been bad-mouthing Piers to Vinnie?

Shortly after delivering a custard pie straight to Ross King's face for his birthday (watch the hilarious moment below), Vinnie Jones joined us live from our LA studio to tell us about life in Hollywood and overcoming his family health problems.

In 2013 both he and his wife Tanya battled skin cancer and this May the pair will be going out to celebrate 30 years since she had a heart transplant. However life is now going swimmingly for the Jones' in sunny Hollywood and Vinnie was in high spirits as he gave his view on Wayne Shaw's pie-eating, his latest business venture selling carpets and more.

Plus, which A-list star told Vinnie that he isn't exactly Piers' biggest fan during a golfing session? Watch the above video to find out...

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Fancy Piers as your new Corrie love interest, Kym?

It's been a tumultuous time for Michelle in Coronation Street as she comes to terms with having a stillborn baby and her partner Steve turns out to have a love child - and today Kym Marsh joined us to speak about playing the gripping role.

On her character's storyline echoing her own personal heartache - she lost her son Archie in 2009 when he was born 18 weeks prematurely - she told us: "My reasons behind agreeing to ahead with it were in the hopes that it might help somebody somewhere, that someone could relate to it and it might spark people to talk."