A comment by panellist Katie Piper on Loose Woman has led to a number of Ofcom complaints from ITV viewers.
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LOOSE Women star Brenda Edwards has revealed that she hasn't put her heating on in TWO years in a big to save cash. The X-Factor finalist and Songs of Praise presenter has revealed she enjoys saving cash during the cost of living crisis.
Brenda, 53, says that she has kept her heating off for years to keep cash in her pocket, hitting out that not everyone on TV is "loaded". The singer, who is starring in Snow White in London this Christmas, said: "I haven't put my central heating on for the past two years! "People see you on telly and think you're loaded but by the time you've paid your tax and agent, you're not necessarily better off than in a nine-to-five job.” The star revealed that she finally feels "in control of her own destiny" after making money from taking part in panto at Christmas.
read more on loose womenLOVE-LY! Loose Women's Judi Love looks slimmer than ever as she slips into sexy corset HITTING BACK Loose Women stars in on-air clash as Janet calls out 'mean' Coleen Nolan "As the single parent of two, there were many times when I would forgo things so that my kids didn't go without," she said of her past. " I was renting a flat, working and paying for a child minder, so I couldn't afford to buy fancy clothes or go on holiday if I wanted to pay the bills.
“I didn't have much money to tide me over but my children, Jamal and Tanisha, and I got through it. "Doing panto this Christmas should also prove lucrative, but you earn your money in panto.
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A comment by panellist Katie Piper on Loose Woman has led to a number of Ofcom complaints from ITV viewers.
LOOSE Women fans are convinced that Carol McGiffin and Brenda Edwards have a secret "feud" after the pair got into a fiery clash live on-air. On Monday's episode, Ruth Langsford returned to the panel joined by Kéllé Bryan, Carol and Brenda as they discussed the most topical issues of the day.
GOOD Morning Britain erupted into a row over Prince Harry and Meghan Markle today after Richard Madeley accused the royals of “whinging”. Host Susanna Reid was left playing referee after Richard, 66, made the comment and it sparked a yelling match between two guests.
NADIA Sawalha has broken her silence on the Loose Women feuds - admitting that the ITV show panel ‘have hard days’. The TV star has been a fan favourite with viewers since joining the team in the late 90s. Nadia, 58, was originally on Loose Women between 1999 and 2002 - but quit after giving birth to her first child Maddie, 20.
LOOSE Women fans were baffled when the show's panel failed to congratulate co-star Stacey Solomon on her pregnancy. However, Coleen Nolan has now revealed there's a very good reason they said nothing on the matter.
Stacey Solomon, 33, announced she is expecting her fifth child with husband Joe Swash in an emotional Instagram post yesterday. While many of her fans congratulated the Loose Women star viewers noticed that Coleen Nolan and the rest of the panel didn't mention Stacey's pregnancy news on the ITV show.Coleen has now set the record straight about the reason why the baby news was not addressed during today's installment.The 57-year-old explained that Loose Women had been pre-recorded ahead of the festive period.Taking to Twitter today, Coleen took the opportunity to congratulate her co-star and pal.She wrote: "Another pickle already?! The Cottage is going to need an extension at this rate!"But seriously, massive congratulations @StaceySolomon & @realjoeswash.
THE ladies of Loose Women caused confusion amongst fans as they failed to congratulate Stacey Solomon on her pregnancy news. Coleen Nolan, Linda Robson, Denise Welch and Kelle Bryan took to the airwaves for Thursday's edition of the ITV Daytime panel show.
Gemma Atkinson, 38, has slammed claims that her partner Gorka Márquez, 32, has plans to leave the popular BBC One show. Gorka narrowly missed out on winning Strictly Come Dancing this year with partner Helen Skelton, 39.After rumours arose that Gorka had apparently decided to quit the show after getting a “seven year itch”, fans were left gobsmacked by the news.However, Gemma took to social media today to set the record straight once and for all.Sharing a screenshot of the article claiming that Gorka was throwing in the towel, Gemma strongly denied the claims in view of her 1.8 million Instagram followers. "Keep being sent this,” she wrote with a facepalm emoji. “Wish I hadn't said to all the backstage crew 'see you next year' now,” she added with a cheeky winking emoji."Obv this isn't true at all! Same as it wasn't true about Gio last Christmas.
STRICTLY Come Dancing star Gorka Marquez is set to quit the show after failing to win the Glitterball when he made it to the final for the third time. The Spanish pro, who partnered Helen Skelton this year, was ashen-faced last Saturday when Hamza Yassin won with Jowita Przystal.
LOOSE Women's Brenda Edward has broken down in tears over her late son Jamal while singing an emotional song. Brenda, 53, was filmed practicing for upcoming TV show Britain Get Singing when her grief became too much.
LOOSE Women's Judi Love was silenced on today's show - after dropping a spoiler about The Traitors. The panel were discussing the BBC show, which has proved a sensation among its die-hard fans. Warning: spoilers for The Traitors follow below But while it has a large audience to its show three times a week, there are also significant numbers watching on catch-up.
Loose Women cast gathered together on Tuesday for a glamorous Christmas shindig, but eagle-eyed fans spotted that Stacey Solomon, 33, was absent from the event.This sparked fear for her role on the ITV show, as people took to social media to ask where Stacey was. The Loose Women ladies could be enjoying some food, Christmas games and plenty of drinks at a posh festive do earlier this week. Amongst the stars were Linda Robson, Nadia Sawalha, Coleen Nolan, Judi Love, Christine Lampard, Frankie Bridge, Jane Moore, Frankie Bridge, Katie Piper and Dame Kelly Holmes.The presenters took to Instagram throughout the event to document their fun-filled night, but some stars appeared to be missing. Yesterday, Judi Love shared a video of the team shouting “Loose Women!” as they posed for a group photo. In view of her 309,000 Instagram followers, she wrote: “I feel so blessed to be a part of such an amazing team, from the lovely ladies on the panel and the team behind the camera. “You are all truly amazing.
GOGGLEBOX legends Marcus and Mica have announced they've quit the show in a shock social media post. The couple, who have been household favourites for five years, revealed their decision to leave on Instagram.
STRICTLY Come Dancing star Jayde Adams has revealed who all the professional dancers want to win the 2022 final. The comedienne, 38, who was paired with Karen Hauer during this year's BBC series, spoke candidly to BBC Breakfast today.
Harry & Meghan has got everyone talking yet again after the last three episodes of the Netflix documentary dropped on Thursday morning.
THE widow of BBC star Rachael Bland has announced he is expecting twins with his new wife. Steve Bland is set to welcome twins four years after Rachael's death, with his second wife Amy. The 41-year-old married the advanced nurse practitioner in August 2019, just a few months after meeting her at a Manchester cancer conference in 2019.
FURIOUS Strictly Come Dancing fans have branded the show a fix after Will Mellor got the boot tonight. The actor, 46, has narrowly missed out on a place on the final after a tense dance-off against Fleur East, which saw head judge Shirley Ballas have the deciding vote.
STRICTLY star Will Mellor wants to relaunch his pop career following his success on the dance show. The Coronation Street actor, 46, enjoyed a very brief music career after leaving Hollyoaks back in 1997. Will had a top five hit with Leo Sayer's 'When I Need You', but his follow-up single failed to reach the top 20.
ALESHA Dixon is the Queen of Christmas TV this year - appearing on our tellys for at least SEVEN HOURS this festive season. The TV host, 44, has signed up to star in five major shows in just a few days across the BBC and ITV, which will see her airtime max out at seven hours, twenty minutes. She’s a panellist on ITV’s one-off Christmas Eve special, Britain Get Singing, where stars from programmes like The Chase and Coronation Street compete as choirs. And she will judge alongside Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Penn Jillette for the festive Britain’s Got Talent spin-off, Ultimate Magician. Mo Gilligan will invite Alesha on to his new BBC gameshow, That’s My Jam, as a celebrity guest. Then the mum-of-two will star on Michael McIntyre’s Christmas Wheel on December 25. She’ll end the year on the National Lottery’s Big New Year Bash. It follows a quiet year of work for the former Mis-teeq popstar, who until this month had only appeared on TV in her role as Britain’s Got Talent panellist this Spring. Alesha has daughters Azura, eight, and Anaya, three, with her partner Azuka Ononye. Earlier this year she told Hello magazine: "The most important thing to me is being the driving force behind everything I do.
I'm A Celebrity star Vicky Pattison was left wowed by Amanda Holden's youthful appearance and flawless complexion, after admitting she'd love to share a radio slot with the Heart FM host.She also shared the first question she'd ask if she got the chance to chat to Amanda on-air, during an exclusive interview with Express.co.uk."I'd like to know how Amanda looks so good.She looks like a 25-year-old woman!" Vicky exclaimed."That would be top of my list [to ask her about]."Although she has appeared on Heart FM, Vicky's yet to meet the matriarch of its breakfast show, adding: "I wish I'd been working with her!"Vicky, whose huge popularity on I'm A Celebrity spring-boarded her to fame, despite "getting eaten alive by mosquitos" in the process, is interested in making the transition from TV into radio.The Geordie Shore star confided: "I'd love [to do] something on radio with a little more longevity."Meanwhile, she already has an ambitious list of interview candidates lined up for her potential debut, including Kate Middleton herself.Vicky revealed she'd enjoy "getting the Royal Family goss" and is open to speaking to Meghan Markle, too.However, she joked: "I'd hedge my bets with Kate as she's more local!"The footie fanatic's other interview candidates would include Lioness Jill Scott, who recently won I'm A Celebrity 2022.Then there's Simon Cowell's partner Lauren Silverman - the mother of his only child, eight-year-old Eric - who is also someone Vicky would love to chat with.She's interested in showing the world a different side of herself than the one she presented on Geordie Shore - a show she says was "sensationalised for entertainment"."There was just a very small part of me on show before - quite a negative side of me