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Britain's Got Talent: Judges reveal their favourite acts

Britain's Got Talent judges shared some of their favourite moments from tonight's competition.

Britain's got Talent has returned to ITV for its eighth series tonight with acts ranging from a roller-skating Wonder Woman to a man sped-eating a raw onion.

Britain's Got Talent: The acts who made it through


Theme park sets 'new onesie world record'

A theme park in Staffordshire claims it has set a new world record for the largest gathering of people dressed in onesies.

Drayton Manor Theme Park says it has beaten the previous record, which was set in Hampshire, after 3,152 people gathered at its centre wearing the one-piece jumpsuits.

The attempt will be authenticated by Guinness World Records before being made official but it almost triples the previous record of 1,184 set by Ringwood School, a spokeswoman for the park said.

Kylie officially quits The Voice after one series

Kylie says the show's schedule clashes with her upcoming tour.
Kylie says the show's schedule clashes with her upcoming tour. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Kylie Minogue has quit The Voice after one series to concentrate on her own music career.

The singer thanked fans for their "incredible support" and confirmed she would not return for the next series of the BBC singing talent show.

She said: "I'm sad to say that, due to the timing of my European tour, I won't be back for season four. I absolutely loved my time on the show, and I'll miss all of the incredible people who were a part of my experience."


Exhibition marks 20 years since debut Oasis release

An exhibition will open at the Londonewcastle Project Space today to mark 20 years since the release of the debut Oasis single Supersonic, which came out on 11th April 1994.

The song was written by Noel Gallagher and appears on the album Definitely Maybe.

Fans have also been posting on social media to show their excitement at the event in east London.

Dario Muñoz said on the Oasis Facebook Fan Page: "Emotional memories" with Aaron Bennett saying "Soundtrack of some awesome years."

Chasing the Sun: Oasis 1993-97 is at Londonewcastle Project Space, 28 Redchurch Street, London E2, from 11-22 April

Julie Walters to be honoured with Bafta fellowship

Actress Julie Walters will be honoured with a Bafta fellowship at the organisation's TV awards next month.

The star, whose career includes Boys From The Black Stuff and regular collaborations with Victoria Wood, will pick up the honour at a ceremony at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in London's West End.

Actress Julie Walters to receive a Bafta fellowship. Credit: PA

Walters, who won a Bafta in 2010 for her performance as politician Mo Mowlam in Channel 4's Mo, said: "I am honoured to receive this prestigious award and extremely shocked.

"I've worked with some brilliant people over the years and have been very fortunate to have had the opportunities to work on such a variety of projects."

Bafta chief executive Amanda Berry said: "Julie is thoroughly deserving of the fellowship, the highest honour the Academy can bestow."

Read: Bafta TV award nominees announced

Spiderman 2 stars out for world premiere in London

Andrew Garfield takes a photo with fans outside the premiere in Leicester Square Credit: Ian West/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The stars of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 lined up in central London tonight for the film's world premiere.

Garfield with co-star Emma Stone Credit: Ian

Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx were joined by director Marc Webb in Leicester Square.

Jamie Foxx on the red carpet for the premiere Credit: Ian West/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Ahead of the premiere Garfield, who plays Peter Parker, said he was very pleased to be in the city where his mother was born.

"I'm delighted to see the world premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 take place in my home town. I can't wait to present this movie to audiences across the UK," he said.

Stephen Colbert named next host of the Late Show

Comedian Stephen Colbert will takeover from David Letterman as the host of long-running US talk show the Late Show, CBS has announced.

Colbert, who currently hosts the topical satire show The Colbert Report on Comedy Central, said he was "thrilled and grateful" CBS has chosen him for the role.

Stephen Colbert currently host the Emmy Award-winning show The Colbert Report.
Stephen Colbert currently host the Emmy Award-winning show The Colbert Report. Credit: REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

“Simply being a guest on David Letterman’s show has been a highlight of my career. I never dreamed that I would follow in his footsteps," Colbert said. "Now, if you’ll excuse me, I have to go grind a gap in my front teeth."

CBS president Leslie Moonves called Colbert "one of the most inventive and respected forces on television".

Read: US talk show host David Letterman announces retirement on Late Show


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