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Cheryl answers your Twitter questions on Daybreak

Cheryl Cole revealed on Daybreak this morning that she feels "empowered" turning 30 this year.

Speaking to Richard Arnold, the singer said: “I’m turning 30 in June ... I’ve had an incredible decade in this industry, with the highs and the lows. Thirty is a very empowering age for me, I feel the best I’ve ever felt.”

Cheryl said she feels 'the best I’ve ever felt.'
Cheryl said she feels 'the best I’ve ever felt.'

During the interview she answered questions from fans on Twitter.

Asked by one fan if she would ever release a fitness DVD, Cheryl responded: “No, I look awful when I’m working out. The frizzy hair, the red face - it's not a pretty sight. It's not something you'd want on a big TV screen, trust me."

Watch the interview on the Daybreak website.

Clegg: BBC's Enwistle pay-off 'difficult to justify'

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg told Daybreak former BBC Director-General George Entwistle's £450,000 pay-off is "difficult to justify" and "difficult to explain".

"My reaction was like everybody else's", Mr Clegg said. "Mr Entwistle was offered this money, he did not need to take it and it is up to the BBC to justify, as Lord Patten sought to, why they took this decision".

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg spoke to Daybreak this morning
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg spoke to Daybreak this morning Credit: David Jones/PA Wire

Asked about calls for Lord Patten to consider his position as Trust Chairman, Mr Clegg told BBC Breakfast, "I don't think it is the time to go round claiming that X person at the BBC should be promoted or Y person should resign".

"Clearly, the BBC is in a very difficult situation and is suffering a real crisis if you like of confidence in parts of the way in which some of the journalism is done in some programmes", he added.

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