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Funeral held for Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina

A hearse carrying the coffin of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of singer Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has arrived at a church in suburban Atlanta ahead of a funeral service.

Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown pictured together in 2009. Credit: Graylock/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

The hearse was escorted by two policemen on motorcycles into the car park of the Church in Alpharetta.

Media reports say friends and family are to gather at the church later to remember the 22-year-old.

Bobbi Kristina died in hospice care on July 26, about six months after she was found unresponsive in a bath at home.

Declan Donnelly 'ties the knot with Ali Astall' in Newcastle

TV, music, comedy and sports stars turned out today to see Declan Donnelly marry his manager Ali Astall.

The wedding was held at St Michael's Church, Elswick, Newcastle. The groom's brother Father Dermott Donnelly, the Dean of St Mary's Cathedral, led the ceremony.

Newly married Declan Donnelly and Ali Astall Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The Geordie presenter got engaged to Miss Astall, in November last year on an island off the coast of Australia, before travelling to the set of I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! for the latest series.

Dec looked pretty pleased with himself. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

This morning Donnelly joked from the pair's Ant and Dec Twitter account: "Morning! I know I've got somewhere to be today but I can't for the life of me remember where...."

Ant and Dec arrived together in matching suits. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

TV presenting partner Ant McPartlin who was wearing a matching suit reportedly played the role of best man.

McPartlin drove the groom to St Michael's Church in an Aston Martin Vanquish which he revved loudly.

Ali is Dec's manager. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The bride, wearing a simple full length sleveless white dress, smiled for spectators as she arrived in a Rolls Royce Phantom.

Philip Schofield took pictures ahead of the ceremony. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Breakfast television legends Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby were both in attendance.

Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

As were Strictly's Tess Daly and TV presenter husband Vernon Kay.

ITV's Stephen Mulhern was also among the guests. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire


Bin Laden family died in private jet crash, police confirm

The Phenom 300 comes in to try to land at Blackbushe Airport. Credit: Credit: Geoff Pierce

Three of the four people killed when a private plane crashed into a car auction site in Hampshire yesterday were members of the Bin Laden family, Hampshire Police has confirmed.

The family were visiting the UK on holiday when the plane crashed.

We do believe three of the deceased to be the mother, sister and brother-in-law of the owner of the aircraft, all of whom are from the Bin Laden family, but formal post-mortem examinations are ongoing. They were Saudi Arabian nationals and visiting the UK on vacation.

Neither Hampshire Constabulary nor the family will be issuing any further comment at this time.

– Hampshire Police spokesman


Police 'trying to establish what happened' at CarFest

Cheshire Police said officers are at the scene of the CarFest plane crash trying to find out what happened.

Shortly after 2pm, Cheshire Police received a call concerning a plane that had crashed in the woodland area near the CarFest site at Oulton park near Little Budworth

Officers are currently at the scene trying to establish what has happened.

Incident is at very early stages and further details will be released when they are known

– Cheshire Police spokesman

CarFest organisers confirm 'serious air incident'

A huge cloud of black smoke went up in the air after the crash. Credit: Lauren Murphy/Twitter

CarFest organisers confirmed there had been a "serious air incident" at around 2pm.

The plane crashed outside the site of CarFest North at Oulton Park in Cheshire.

The emergency services are in attendance and the air accident services have been notified.

The event is continuing and more information will be released when it becomes available.

– CarFest organisers

Plane crashes during airshow in Cheshire

A plane has reportedly crashed during CarFest event in Cheshire this afternoon.

Reports suggest the plane, which crashed during CarFest at Oulton Park, was part of the Gnat Display Team.

Presenter Chris Evans, who opened the event yesterday, tweeted:

West Midlands emergency services confirmed the pilot had successfully ejected:

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