Emmerdale set visit ahead of 'biggest week in show's history'

There's a death looming in Emmerdale and the cast are bracing themselves for what has been billed as one of the biggest weeks since the show went on air.

Richard Arnold caught up with John Middleton and Zoe Henry, who play Ashley and Rhona on the hit ITV series to talk about events which will air next week.

John revealed that the stunts in store for fans of the show are some of the most extraordinary he has seen in his twenty years working on the programme. One huge character will have a dramatic exit in next weeks episodes, but no-one yet knows who.

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JK Rowling confirms five spin offs at Fantastic Beasts screening

JK Rowling has announced that there will be five new Fantastic Beasts movies.
Speaking at a special screening of the film in London last night, she said: "We always knew it was going to be more than one movie, so we are pretty sure it's going to be five movies."

Actor Eddie Redmayne also attended the screening and revealed he's juggling fatherhood and acting. He's also feeling some pressure from Harry Potter's legacy to deliver in his new role in the prequel.

"All of us were fans of the Potter films, so if you are a fan, you are your own harshest critic," he told us.

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Bob Dylan wins 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

Bob Dylan scoops another prize

Congratulations to Bob Dylan for winning the Nobel Prize for Literature.

The 75-year-old rock legend was honoured "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”.

Hailed for his constant reinvention, the American singer/songwriter's standout tracks include Blowin' in the Wind and The Times They are A-Changin'.

The award will be presented on the 10th December - the anniversary of the death of prize founder Alfred Nobel in 1896.

Celebrity Weather with Busted

Busted were in studio this morning and Matt Willis admitted he has harboured a lifelong dream of presenting the weather. Laura Tobin soon obliged by handing over her clicker and the boys were off...

Busted's 72-hour forecast includes some blustery spells, but there's a positive outlook beyond that for the year 3000.

Still on the lookout for more? Check out Katie Price and The Teletubbies in Celebrity Weather

Janet Jackson confirms pregnancy, aged 50

We thank God for our blessing

– Janet Jackson

Singer Janet Jackson has officially confirmed she is expecting her first child with husband Wissam Al Mana.

Jackson confirmed the pregnancy to People magazine saying: "We thank God for our blessing".

Speculation about her pregnancy began when she posted a video on Twitter in April, telling fans she was postponing her world tour. Jackson said: "I thought it was important that you be the first to know. My husband and I are planning our family.

"Please if you can try and understand that its important that I do this now. I have to rest up, doctor's orders."

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Khloe Kardashian speaks out about Kim's ordeal

She's not doing that well

– Khloe Kardashian

The Kardashian clan have been quiet since Kim was bound, gagged and robbed at gunpoint in Paris last week but now her sister Khloe has spoken about the ordeal on The Ellen Show.

Talking to the US chat show host she said her sister was "not doing well" but that the family have been rallying around her.

"Our family is super close and great and we'll get through it together," she said.

She also admitted that the family have made a conscious decision to step out of the limelight since the incident. "I think it's important to make those adjustments and to pull back a little bit I think is smart," she said.

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Arise, Sir Roderick!

The Duke of Cambridge knighting Sir Rod Stewart

Congratulations are due to Sir Rod Stewart, who was knighted at Buckingham Palace by the Duke of Cambridge today.

The 71-year-old musician, who was accompanied by his wife Penny Lancaster and his two youngest children, Alastair and Aiden, looked delighted to have made the Queen's birthday honours list.

The singer - now known as Sir Roderick - will meet the Queen later at a reception at the Royal Academy of Arts

The musician was joined by his proud wife Penny Lancaster and sons Alastair and Aiden

The 71 year old looked proud of his achievement

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