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'Save your kisses for me' - Brotherhood of Man back at Eurovision

Remember Brotherhood of Man? They were the band from the south who won Eurovision in 1976 with Save Your Kisses for Me.

Well this week they're representing the UK again at a European concert to celebrate sixty years of the contest along with acts from all over Europe. They live in Dorset, Surrey and Buckinghamshire and were the most successful group ever to win with the song going to number one in 33 countries.

Mike Pearse caught up with them ahead of the anniversary concert.

Sarah Harding joins cast of Coronation Street

Sarah Harding featured in St Trinians 2: The legend of Fritton’s Gold Credit: PA

Sarah Harding is joining the cast of Coronation Street this summer. The former Girls Aloud singer - who was born in Ascot, Berkshire - will make a guest appearance in four episodes.

I am extremely excited to be joiningCoronation Street. As a fan of the show it is a huge honour for me to join the cast. I can’t wait to get started!

– Sarah Harding
While in Girls Aloud, ten years ago Credit: PA


Carol Decker to perform at Rewind festival

Carol Decker, the lead singer of T’Pau Credit: Cancer Research UK/PA

It has been announced that Carol Decker, the lead singer of T'Pau will be singing at this year's Rewind Festival in Henley in the summer. T’Pau burst onto the music scene in 1987 with “Heart and Soul”, enjoying success in both the UK and US before releasing the classic “China In Your Hand” which stayed at no. 1 in the UK for five weeks.


Clarkson hints at Top Gear exit

The presenter from Oxfordshire has suggested he may have to leave the BBC hit programme Top Gear. Writing in The Sun Newspaper the star likened himself to a dinosaur that nature had made a mistake in inventing.

He went on to say that the day must come when you "wave goodbye to the big monsters".

Clarkson's column expands on the comparisons with the animal kingdom saying that big imposing creatures on the brink of extinction, like the polar bears or tigers, had no place in a world which has moved on.

I don't intend to dwell here on what happened then or what will happen in the future. I'm sure you're as fed up with the story as I am.

– Jeremy Clarkson, writing in The Sun
Clarkson suspended from TV show Credit: Philip Toscano/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The presenter was suspended from the BBC show earlier this week after an alleged 'fracas' with a producer at a Yorkshire Hotel. The next programme, due to be shown on Sunday, has been pulled from the schedule while an investigation is carried out. The BBC disciplinary panel investigating the alleged incident as set to begin hearing evidence next week.

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Sandwich on the menu for Pub Landlord

He'd hoped to make a splash by dropping into Sandwich from 10,000 feet - but as it turned out, too many sandwiches were his downfall.

The Free UK Party's Pub Landlord and would-be MP, Al Murray, was banned from a parachuting stunt this morning after weighing in too hefty for the jump.

Unbeaten, he went to Sandwich anyway and we sent reporter David Johns to track his election progress.

He spoke to Al Murray of FUKP and Nigel Askew of the Reality Party.

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