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Blackpool singer Susan's X Factor audition has No Limit

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Blackpool singer Susan Price had the X Factor judges - and the crowd - lost for words with her audition performance.

Susan, who was born in Manchester but has lived in the Lancashire resort for 30-years put on an unforgettable show of 2Unlimited's 1992 hit.

  • The X Factor: Starts Saturday 29 August at 8pm on ITV

New crime thriller filmed in Cheshire to hit the screens this weekend

Ray Winstone and Amanda Redman star in new ITV drama The Trials of Jimmy Rose Credit: ITV Studios.

A brand new three-part drama for ITV, filmed in Cheshire and starring Ray Winstone & Amanda Redman, arrives on screen on Sunday

The Trials of Jimmy Rose tells the story of Jimmy Rose, played by Winstone, an armed robber who has spent the last twelve years in prison.

Returning to his family Jimmy has to face up to his commitment as a husband, father and grandfather and try to stay out of trouble, but when he finds out his granddaughter has gone off the rails, viewers are left wondering if he will stray back to his old ways.

Filming the crime thriller took place in Cheshire, and last December our Entertainment Correspondent Caroline Whitmore went to speak to to the stars:

Catch up on the story here:


Lennon's piano goes on show

Credit: The Beatles Story

The last piano that John Lennon played goes on public display for the first time in the UK at the Beatles Story tourist attraction in Liverpool. Lennon’s piano is being unveiled by his sister, Julia Baird, at a press conference as part of the exhibition’s celebrations for International Beatle week.

John Lennon Credit: pa
John Lennon's piano Credit: The Beatles Story

Previously based in the United States and last played by the singer hours before his death in 1980, the piano will now be open to guests of the Beatles Story for the next three years.


Cilla's family say No.1 album is 'perfect' tribute

A day after her funeral, Cilla Black has her first chart topping album Credit: PA

Cilla Black has achieved her first ever official chart topping album in what her family have called a 'perfect' tribute. The album called 'The Very Best Of' went to No.1 the day after stars and family gathered in Liverpool for the 72 year old's funeral.

"We have all been touched by the public's outpouring of love for our mother this week, and now to give her a number one album today is absolutely perfect. Thank you!"

– Cilla Black's family statement
Her new hit album follows Cilla Black's funeral in Liverpool Credit: itv news
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