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Bananarama announce huge comeback tour!

80s pop group Bananarama are back after almost three decades! The original line-up is set to reunite for the first time in 29 years with a huge UK comeback tour - and we couldn't be any more excited!

The group, famous for hits including Robert De Niro's Waiting..., Cruel Summer, Venus and Love In The First Degree, sold 40 million records and last performed together at the Brit Awards in 1988.

Welcome back girls!

Jessica Knowles: Embracing life as a single mum

It's been an incredibly difficult year for Jessica Rose Knowles. The 29-year-old mum-of-one battled cervical cancer as she endured the challenges of a marital breakdown from her TV presenter husband, Nick Knowles.

Jessica joined Lorraine on today's show to talk about overcoming all of that to focus on being a mum to son Eddie and documenting life as a single parent in a series of blogs to help other mums.

Talking about her high-profile split from the DIY SOS host, Jessica said that despite their marriage being over for good the pair remain friends for the sake of their son.

''We've got each other for life because we've got Eddie and that's what we've got to work for,'' Jessica said.

Watch the full interview above.

BGT's mini magician Issy Simpson

I was a tiny bit nervous but very, very excited

– BGT hopeful Issy Simpson

She's the mini magician who made a BIG impression on the Judges at the weekend, BGT hopeful Issy Simpson joined Lorraine to reveal what other impressive tricks she has up her sleeve.

The eight-year-old trickster from Blackpool, who wowed the panel with her spellbinding act, was first introduced to the art of magic by her ex-magician Grandad Russ Stevens who accompanied her on the sofa this morning.

What a little star! 🌟 Best of luck Issy!

Kym Marsh talks 10 years of Corrie!

Can you believe it's been 10 years since Kym Marsh arrived on the Coronation Street cobbles? What a decade it's been for her character Michelle Connor...

Fresh from her nomination for a British Soap Award, Kym joined Christine to reflect on her time on the street and to give us the low-down on her latest storyline ...

Will Michelle ever find it in her heart to forgive Leanne following her epic betrayal?

I don't see anything resolving any time soon ...

– Kym Marsh on the ongoing dispute between her character Michelle and Leanne

Hmmm, judging by Kym's response, that looks very unlikely!

Celine Dion calls for duet with Adele!

In a world exclusive TV interview on today’s Lorraine, music legend Celine Dion revealed she’s working with Sia on new music - and put a direct call out to pop superstar Adele to duet.

Speaking to Dan Wootton in Las Vegas, Celine said: “I’m working with new collaboration and what I’m trying to achieve right now - and that’s why it’s taking a little bit of time – OK, I’m going to tell you one thing… Sia wrote me three songs. What a writer, what a vocalist and her creativity is freaking me out.”

Asked whether Adele would appear during her upcoming UK tour, Celine sang a message to the Hello singer calling for a collaboration: “Adele, hello, it’s me… I was wondering if you can sing a song with me. Anywhere, anytime. Listen to me, I’m a big fan.”

Watch the full interview above!

World exclusive interview with Celine Dion

We wish we could have been a fly on the wall during this chat!

Luckily for us - and you - Dan Wootton's world exclusive interview with The Power of Love star Celine Dion ahead of her first European tour airs on Thursday 20 April!

Set your reminder now! ⏰

Warren Beatty on THAT infamous Oscars blunder

It seemed kind of silly

– Warren Beatty on that now infamous Oscars blunder which saw the wrong winner named best picture

It's one of the most controversial moments in Oscars history, Hollywood star Warren Beatty has spoken about the mistake that saw the wrong film announced as Best Picture at this year's prestigious awards ceremony.

The actor, who was on today's show to promote his new movie Rules Don't Apply, presented the top gong alongside Faye Dunaway who mistakenly announced La La Land as the winner in an unprecedented mix-up.

When asked about the infamous blunder, the 80-year-old actor said he couldn't understand why the mishap had caused such a stir.

He said of the whole episode: "It seemed kind of silly."

“Some poor guy made a mistake, gave me the wrong [envelope].”

It struck me [as] kind of funny that this moment was so overly dramatised

– Warren Beatty on that Oscars blunder that saw the wrong film announced as Best Picture