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Win two tickets to the Pride of Britain Awards

On one of the most glittering nights of the year, when Britain's biggest names gather to celebrate unsung heroes, Good Morning Britain is giving you and a guest the chance to go VIP to the Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards on Monday 28th October at Grosvenor House.

You and your guest must be 18 or over and available to attend the Awards in London on the evening of Monday 28th October. Entries close at 2pm on Wednesday 23rd October.

Apply here for your chance to attend the big night!

Extinction Rebellion protestors climb on train

Extinction Rebellion protestors are attempting to bring parts of London to a standstill. Footage from the Jubilee line shows the activists climbing on a Tube train and then being confronted by angry commuters.

British Transport Police said on Twitter: "At this time we have three separate incidents involving Extinction Rebellion protest action at Stratford, Canning Town, and Shadwell.

"Arrests have already been made and officers are working quickly to resume services."

Vinnie Jones recalls late wife Tanya's heartbreaking letter after losing her to six-year cancer battle

Vinnie Jones gave an emotional interview with Good Morning Britain about his wife Tanya's death.

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The 54-year-old actor said his wife's death felt like being hit with a "sledgehammer" after she was told the cancer had spread to her brain on Christmas Eve.

Vinnie Jones has opened up about the moving letter his late wife Tayna wrote to their daughter before her untimely death in July this year following a six-year battle with cancer.

In his first television interview since her death, the 'Snatch' actor struggled to contain his emotions when reflecting on the letter that Tanya, whom he refers to as ‘Tans’, wrote to their daughter Kaley, 32.

“That [letter] said, ‘Don’t grieve, I will be waiting for you," he said.

Vinnie said his belief that he'll meet his wife again in the afterlife is helping him with his grief.

He said: "I’ve got something to look forward to...and she’s waiting. That’s what you deal with, that’s the best way to do it. That letter has made my daughter very strong. She’s now leading and taking up the reigns.”

Speaking about a card that Tanya had written to him, he said she wrote: “Vin, tomorrow something beautiful will happen. And in it [the letter] she wrote that something beautiful always happens up to her, she wakes up to me.’”

Tanya - who also had a heart transplant at the age of 21 - was treated for melanoma in 2013 but went on to fight three types of cancer before her death in July.

Read more: Vinnie Jones brand Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy row 'embarrassing'.

Cricket star Ben Stokes denies altercation with wife

Cricket world cup star Ben Stokes and his wife Clare insist that the photo of his hands on her neck were taken out of context and simply show them messing around.

The photos from the Professional Cricketers' Association awards came to light on Monday. The England star has since said that the allegations the couple suffered an altercation were totally wrong and ‘irresponsible’.

Ben and Clare Stokes

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Arcuri refuses to answer Boris Johnson relationship questions

Jennifer Arcuri, Boris Johnson’s ‘tech friend’, has given her first television interview with Good Morning Britain. She is one of the most talked-about people in the UK who is at the centre of a storm over her links to Boris.

The US businesswoman is alleged to have received privileged access due to her 'relationship' with Mr. Johnson when he was Mayor of London.

In a fascinating interview with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid, the tech entrepreneur said she never received 'favouritism' from Mr Johnson and refused to answer any questions about the intimacy of their relationship.

When asked by Piers if she'd had an affair with the former Mayor of London, Ms Arcuri said: "Because the press have made me this objectified ex-model pole dancer, I'm not going to answer that question."

She went on to say: "I'm not going to be putting myself in a position for you to weaponise my answer. I'm being used as a pawn, this entire thing is a crazy charade."

Smacking children could become criminal offence in Scotland

Hitting children could become illegal in Scotland.

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Hitting your child could now be a criminal offence in Scotland as MSPs are set to give a crunch vote today.

The vote on the smacking ban would give children the same protection from violence as adults by removing the defence of justifiable assault.

If the vote is successful, Scotland would become the first country in the UK to outlaw physical punishment.

Under current laws, parents and carers can use "reasonable" force to discipline their children but the punishment is already banned in schools and other educational environments.

The Scottish Parliament already voted by 80 votes to 29 to pass the bill through the first stage, but it will face a final vote today.

The bill was first introduced by MSP John Finnie - a former police officer - who argued that "physical violence has no place in 21st century Scotland".

Smacking children has already been outlawed in more than 50 countries, and the UK along with Italy, Switzerland, the Czech Republic are the only the EU countries where it's still legal.

Former ITN and BBC broadcaster Peter Sissons dies aged 77

Former BBC and ITN newsreader Peter Sissons, has died at the age of 77.

A statement from Knight Ayton management said: "We are sad to announce that Peter Sissons, the former presenter on ITN, Channel 4 and the BBC, died peacefully last night in Maidstone Hospital, Kent.

"His wife and three children were with him and wish to pass on their thanks to the hospital staff who were so caring and fought gallantly to save him to the end."

Peter Sissons and his wife, Sylvia arrive for the Daily Mirror's Pride of Britain awards