Caroline Flack film explores media’s role in TV star’s death | Caroline Flack- Tempemail

The media has failed to learn the lessons of Caroline Flack’s death and must take responsibility for coverage of public figures struggling with mental health problems, the presenter’s mother has said. Speaking before the release of a Channel 4 documentary that seeks to present a more nuanced portrait of her Continue Reading

Style with a twist: stars turn to playful pigtails to tame lockdown hair | Fashion- Tempemail

With an appointment at a professional hairdressers now a distant memory, stylish women have taken to creative ways to tame their lockdown locks. The latest solution is a hairstyle more commonly associated with schooldays: pigtails. Grown-up, glamorous women have taken to wearing plaits. Kim Kardashian West, famous for her long Continue Reading

The horrific abuse of sports stars exposes social media’s mob rule | Online abuse- Tempemail

After covering last Saturday’s Wales-England rugby match, the BBC’s reporter Sonja McLaughlan found herself sitting in her car in tears. She had received a torrent of sexist obscenities and abuse on social media. “Toxic, embarrassing, disgraceful, appalling,” she said. She was not alone. After apparently being glimpsed on video absent-mindedly Continue Reading

Social media stars sail away with sea shanty record deals record deals Artists Artists Social Media U.K.- Tempemail

The long forgotten sea shanty has been enjoying a renaissance on social media and is now moving into popular music with two U.K. artists landing record deals following their online performances. Scottish postman Nathan Evans and Bristol folk band The Longest Johns signed record deals last week, with Evans even Continue Reading

Where’s Cookie? Stars help in Epping Forest hunt for runaway whippet | Dogs- Tempemail

Thermal drones, K9 tracker dogs, stake-outs and desperate pleas from Pixie Lott, Jennifer Saunders and Anita Rani: the hunt for Cookie the whippet – lost in Epping Forest since November – is gathering pace. The 18-month-old sighthound went missing eight weeks ago in the 6,000-acre forest, after spotting a herd Continue Reading

When film stars attack: Russell Crowe’s reaction to criticism could set a trend | Film

One of the most surprising new avenues to have formed for celebrities over the course of the pandemic has been Cameo. For the uninitiated, Cameo is a service where celebrities can create personalised messages for their fans. For £75, Hodor from Game of Thrones will wish you a happy birthday Continue Reading

‘We need to keep talking about how we’re feeling’: the NHS staff who became social media stars | Coronavirus- Tempemail

Dawn Bilbrough, 52, critical care nurse from York, works in Leeds Midway through the afternoon on Thursday 19 March, Dawn Bilbrough, a critical care nurse of 20 years, was on her way home after four punishing days of 12-hour shifts. Stopping to get fresh food at the supermarket, she found Continue Reading

‘We’re going to the skies and stars!’ The man building our jetpack future – in tribute to his Dad | Technology

On a gloomy afternoon in a Sussex wood, a 21st-century superhero appears. Dressed in black, helmeted, a pack on his back and jets on his arms, he rises to a couple of metres above the ground, accelerates up above a grassy bank and then hovers in a swirling cloud of Continue Reading

Karim Benzema: Real Madrid star’s cryptic response to being caught telling teammate not to pass to Vinicius Junior- Tempemail

The interaction was shown when the players were waiting to come out for the second half in Madrid’s Champions League encounter against Borussia Monchengladbach on Tuesday night, which ended in a 2-2 draw. It suggested he told his teammate that the Brazilian youngster was “playing against” his own team with Continue Reading

Cleaning up: the social media stars making housework cool | Life and style

There were fears that this autumn’s bumper crop of books would see some titles overlooked – but one volume definitely didn’t get brushed under the carpet. This Is Me by Sophie Hinchliffe, better known as the Instagram cleaning sensation Mrs Hinch, was the runaway hit of Super Thursday on 1 Continue Reading