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Dylan Naden: schoolboy's success at the BAFTAs

The 13-year-old’s friends now call him "BAFTA Boy". Credit: ITV News

A schoolboy from Audenshaw is celebrating after success at the BAFTAs.

13 year old Dylan Naden stars in Cowboy Dave, which won in the best Short Film category.

The film, which was shot in Trafford, tells the story of how a young boy's life is changed by a chance encounter with a musician who's down on his luck.

It's Dylan's first big screen role, following an appearance in the Jimmy McGovern drama Broken in 2017.

Music industry urged to support festival in memory of Viola Beach

It's two years today since Warrington band Viola Beach and their manager died in a car crash in Sweden.

Now a father of one of the band members says the music industry isn't doing enough to help a charitable festival, set up in the their memory.

Ben Dunne, River Reeves' father has appealed for big name acts to get involved.


Britney Spears to rock Blackpool this summer

Pop Princess Britney Spears is bringing her ''Britney: Piece of Me" show to Blackpool this summer.

The international pop icon will appear at Blackpool's Tower Festival Headland on Saturday September 1.

The Blackpool date marks the end of Britney's US and European tour which already includes a sold-out date in Manchester.

One of Britney's biggest fans our reporter Sarah Rogers has been speaking to the star herself - well almost:

Reports The Fall's Mark E Smith has died

Mark E Smith, front man for The Fall

The lead singer of Manchester post-punk band Mark E Smith has died, according to reports.

A statement posted on The Fall Online website said that Mark, 60, died at home this morning.

WATCH: When you have to find your celebrity guest live on air

When you’re live on the red carpet at the National Television Awards and have to steal your guest back off GMB’s Richard Arnold.

Enjoy our Cal's masterclass with I'm a Celebrity winner Toff.

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