Michael Pattemore on life after Lynda Bellingham

I've been dead honest. There's no point writing a book and not telling the truth.

– Michael Pattemore

Almost one year on from the tragic death of Lynda Bellingham, her widower Michael Pattemore joins Lorraine to talk about his book, My Lynda.

In the book Michael tells his side of the story and talks movingly about their ten years together and describes how, in the past year, he has struggled to cope.

He shares candidly his experience of grief, offering hope and support to others who have lost partners and loved ones.

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Hairspray stars on their unlikely pairing

I have to rein him in. He's constantly trying to throw himself around the stage.

– Tony Maudsley on co-star Peter Duncan

Actors Tony Maudsley, who plays a hairdresser in Benidorm, and Peter Duncan, who will be remembered by many as Blue Peter's daredevil, have teamed up for a brand new production of the hit musical, Hairspray.

The pair are playing husband and wife in a touring production of the comedy that's currently playing around the UK.

Peter Duncan and Tony Maudsley: Theatre's unlikeliest husband and wife?

Former Blue Peter presenter Peter Duncan and Benidorm's Tony Maudsley will be joining Lorraine to talk about their unlikely new roles.

The pair are playing husband and wife in a touring production of the comedy musical Hairspray.

Tony Maudsley will be discussing the dramatic transformation that turns him into Edna Turnblad on stage each night - a role made famous on the big screen by John Travolta.

You can find a full list of Hairspray UK tour dates here - http://www.hairsprayuktour.com/tour-dates/

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Corrie stars talk about tonight's live episode

It's the day all Corrie fans have been waiting for and now, ahead of the highly-anticipated live episode, Martel Maxwell is on the Cobbles to find out how preparations are going.

The dramatic episode will see the feud between the Platts and Callum come to a head, while elsewhere Andrea and Lloyd prepare to say goodbye and a drunken Anna tells Tim about Sally's secret kiss with Kevin.

We caught up with Sean Ward (Callum), Sally Dynevor (Sally) and Hayley Tamadden (Andrea) to get some insider gossip about tonight's huge storylines and to find out how their nerves are bearing up.

You don't want to be the person who messes it up

– Sally Dynevor

A mighty 47 cast members and 260 crew will be taking part in the episode, which is part of ITV's 60th anniversary celebrations. You can watch it live on Wednesday 23 September at 7.30pm

How you can get involved in tonight's live Corrie

Fancy seeing your message displayed in the Rovers during tonight's live episode of Coronation Street?

Stephen Mulhern joins Martel Maxwell on the cobbles to explain how viewers can get involved in tonight's Corrie and could see their birthday message or even a marriage proposal chalked up on the board in the nation's most famous boozer.

Tess is proof beauty comes in all sizes

We need to embrace our body type and talk about it more

– Tess Holliday

The world's most famous plus-sized supermodel Tess Holliday joins Lorraine on the sofa in her first UK daytime interview to talk about redefining beauty standards.

She told Lorraine that she thinks there needs to be more diversity in the fashion industry and that it's time for people to stop brushing plus size models under the carpet.

I hope that one day there's all kinds of races and body types on the catwalk

– Tess Holliday

Right now Tess is in high demand. This weekend she's taking part in the UK Curve Fashion Festival where some of the biggest names in high street fashion and independent retailers are dressing women who are size 14 and above.

The Curve Fashion Festival takes place in Manchester Central on Saturday 26 September.