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Adele paid a surprise visit to the Chelsea Fire Station in London, England.
The "Hello" singer showed up with snacks for the firefighters who tackled the tragic Grenfell Tower blaze last week. "Adele enjoyed a cup of tea with Chelsea firefighters yesterday and thanked them for their work," the London Fire Brigade tweeted along with a slew of photos of Adele posing with the firefighters on Monday. "We are so humbled by everyone's support."
More: Adele Makes Emotional Visit to London Apartment Tower Fire, Offers Hugs and Support
"She just turned up at the station and knocked on the window and said she has some cakes for us. So we opened the door to her and then she took her sunglasses off and said: ‘Hi, I’m Adele’. Everyone was so shocked," station manager Ben King recalled in a Facebook post. "She came in, came up to the mess and had a cup of tea with the »
Adele made an unexpected visit to Grenfell Tower in London on Wednesday night to offer hugs and support to those affected by the devastating fire that engulfed the 24-story apartment building.
The singer and her husband, Simon Konecki, were spotted outside the scene of the disaster -- which claimed the lives of at least 12 people and injured 74 others.
According to eyewitnesses who posted about the incident on Twitter, the 29-year-old Grammy winner was walking around hugging those displaced by the inferno and asking people what she could do to help.
The singer was visibly distraught as she spoke with victims of the fire, and was seen offering her support to people standing outside the tower.
According to reports, fire officials were called to Grenfell Tower to combat the blaze at around 1 a.m. local »
James Corden spent a few minutes of Wednesday’s Late Late Show to pay tribute to victims of the deadly London terror attack earlier in the day.
“There was a terror attack today in my hometown, the city of London in Westminster,” the host said. “While we’re filming this, it’s still unknown what the motives were. What we do know at this point is that people have lost their lives and many, many more have been injured.”
London police confirmed five people were killed and 40 injured after a brazen car and knife attack outside U.K. Parliament. An »
- Karen Mizoguchi
Simon Brew Mar 9, 2017
As David Baddiel brings My Family: Not The Sitcom back to London, he spares us some time for a chat about inappropriate parenting...
David Baddiel is bringing his acclaimed show, My Family: Not The Sitcom back for a final run at the Vaudeville Theatre in London from the end of this month. The show, that runs from 28th March – 3rd June, sees Baddiel talking frankly about his mother and father, in a way that even the press blurb describes as a “massively disrespectful celebration”.
We chatted to him about the show, and about his recent documentary, The Trouble With Dad. Oh, and we snuck some Statham in there too…
Before we get into the depths of things, can you set the scene. What is your show that you’re bringing back to the London stage?
Yes. I’m doing a show called My Family: Not The Sitcom, »
Identical twins Brooklyn and Bailey McKnight, who have amassed roughly 3.7 million subscribers and 500 million lifetime views on their YouTube channel -- which features vlogs, crafting, fashion, and beauty content -- are venturing into the next phase of their careers: music. The 17-year-olds launched debut single Dance Like Me on iTunes last week, whereupon it promptly ascended to #24 on the singles charts and #11 on the pop charts over the weekend.
You can listen to Dance Like Me right here.
The song, released independently and produced by Benny Cassette, who is attached to Kanye West’s Very Good record label and who has worked with bold-faced artists like Nicki Minaj, John Legend, and Lily Allen, is an upbeat dance track that touches on themes of tolerance. A lyric video and music video are currently in production, as are additional songs and music videos to be released through the summer.
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- Geoff Weiss
Move over, Gigi and Bella Hadid, we’ve got our eye on a cool new sister squad.
Crushing the hearts of Gossip Girls fans everywhere, Domino Kirke and Penn Badgley, who started dating in 2014, wed in a courtroom ceremony that was attended by close friends and family — including her famous sisters, Jemima and Lola.
Jemima, 31, Domino, 29, and Lola, 26, have cemented themselves in various industries, with each Kirke sister successfully owning a wide range of interests — from painting and birth education to acting and singing.
So, what else do we know about Jemima, Lola and Domino? Keep reading to find out. »
- Grace Gavilanes
British pop star Lily Allen has announced she’s taking a break from Twitter after finding herself the victim of some particularly nasty comments from social media trolls, with a friend handling her tweets while she puts some distance between herself and the trolls. As Sky News reports, the politically outspoken “Alfie” singer regularly engages with trolls […] »
- Brent Furdyk
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