Live updates

Take That's Gary Barlow stuns happy couple at Formby wedding

You'd think being the middle of a huge tour with Take That, Gary Barlow might like to rest on the weekends. Instead, he made another appearance at a local wedding to serenade the happy couple.

Gary stunned bride Chelsee Cousins and groom Dean Siadankay at Formby Hall with a rendition of A Million Love Songs.

A friend told Granada reports: "They are a beautiful couple inside and out with two fabulous children Marcus, 5 and Layla 2."

Advertisement

And then there were three - Take That on life after Jason and Robbie

Anyone who has ever been to watch Manchester band Take That over the past 23 years will know that their shows are always a grand spectacle.

And last night's first show of their 51 date tour didn't disappoint as it was filled with fireworks, flying and fire!

After the departure of Robbie Williams, and more recently Jason Orange, the band have now kicked off their biggest arena tour to date as a trio and they're looking forward to coming home to Manchester.

Our Entertainment Correspondent Caroline Whitmore caught up with them:

Take That kick off tour as a trio

On tonight's Granada Reports we will be chatting to Take That as they kick off their tour as a trio. They'll be performing in Manchester next month. We won't make you wait all day though, here's a tiny bit from our entertainment correspondent Caroline Whitmore:

The boys have admitted it's hard work but just what can we expect from those Manchester Arena gigs in May?

Take That star weds in secret ceremony

Take That star Howard Donald has secretly married his girlfriend. The Droylsden-born singer tied the knot with Katie Halil at an intimate ceremony with close friends and family last Friday.

Howard Donald with Katie Halil shopping in Manchester Credit: MEN Syndication

Then the following night on Saturday he threw a massive bash at a stately home. Former bandmate Jason Orange as well as his Take That pals Gary Barlow and Mark Owen were also in attendance.

Advertisement

Load more updates