UK News

UK NEWS: SINGER JAVINE TURNED AWAY FROM NIGHTCLUB

Javine Hylton just can’t seem to catch a break can she folks? According to The London Lite the singer was left embarrassed last night after being turned away from the exclusive Movida nightclub in Soho. A source disclosed that Javine turned up demanding a VIP table saying she was a pop star. But a staff member quickly put her straight and explained that she was not in fact pop star. Security staff then removed her from the door. LOL!!!! Oh dear.. she should have said she was []

UK NEWS: BEAUTY QUEENS FIGHT OVER GLADIATOR

Via Yahoo News A pair of beauty queens have been involved in a nightclub fracas over a television Gladiator. Miss Manchester, aka Sara Beverley Jones, and Miss England 2009, aka Rachel Christie, got into a dispute at a Manchester nightspot.  Miss Jones, 24, was allegedly punched in the face after arguing about Tornado, a gladiator who appears in the Sky1 series and whose real name is David McIntosh. It is believed that Miss Jones, a club promoter and would-be actress, is an []

TALENTHOUSE TEAMS UP WITH NOKIA AND RIHANNA / VIDEOGRAPHER NEEDED FOR LONDON SHOW

Nokia, the global leader in mobile communications, is using Talenthouse, the leading platform for creative collaboration to find an outstanding mobile videographer with an eye for talent and an ear for music to work on filming an exclusive Rihanna concert in London to launch her new album, Rated R. Nokia and Talenthouse are inviting all videographers around the globe to submit examples of their work before November 12th. The submissions will need to be a 20 second self-filmed movie that shows a []

UK NEWS: TRANSSEXUAL JESUS SPARKS PROTESTS

Via BBC News About 300 protesters held a candlelit protest outside a Glasgow theatre over the staging of a play which portrays Jesus as a transsexual. The protest was held outside the Tron Theatre, where Jesus Queen of Heaven, in which Christ is a man who wants to become a woman, is being staged. It is part of the Glasgay! arts festival, a celebration of Scotland’s gay, bi-sexual and transsexual culture. Festival organisers said it had not intended to incite or offend []

UK NEWS: COUPLE DEMAND APOLOGY OVER ‘RACIST’ RECEIPT

Via The Metro A student and his girlfriend are outraged after being called a ‘black couple’ on their receipt by staff at a London pub. Johnson Abraham, 24, and Roxanne Duhur, 21, claim they were the only couple dining when they received their bill at the Slug And Lettuce in Islington Green. Mr Abraham, a mechanical engineering student from Dalston, was at the pub last month with Ms Duhur to celebrate her new job as an estate agent. They ordered at the []

UK NEWS: SINGER JAMELIA SPLITS FROM HUSBAND DARREN BYFIELD

Singer Jameila has announced today that she is to divorce her footballer husband Darren Byfield. Statement via Digital Spy: “It is with regret that Jamelia and Darren Byfield today confirm they are splitting up and getting a divorce. “No one else is involved. Their priority is naturally their two children”. I’m sorry to hear about this. I thought this marriage would have lasted. No one else was involved… hmmmmmm OK.

UK NEWS: SWIMMING STAR SLAMS THE BBC OVER JOKE RULING

Via Sky News Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington has made a formal complaint accusing the BBC of not being tough enough on a comedian who made a joke about her. In a letter to the BBC Trust, the double gold medallist said she felt Frankie Boyle had been let off with a “slap on the wrist” after he made a jibe about her appearance. The gag was made on the BBC gameshow Mock The Week when Boyle said Miss Adlington “resembled someone []

UK NEWS: HEAD OF MTV BASE JASMINE DOTIWALA OFF TO PASTURES NEW

Head of MTV Base (now former) Jasmine Dotiwala has officially announced today that she has left MTV International and is heading over to terrestrial TV. Her first project will be a T4 music special which will air on Channel 4 (November 14th). Click here to read more about Jasmine’s time working for MTV International and her future endeavours. Good luck Jasmine! ……………………………………………………………………. During Jasmine’s tenure over at MTV Base there was a noticeable change . The channel no longer just focused on featuring music/videos from US acts, homegrown acts were now receiving an equal amount of []

UK NEWS: MARLON KING – ANOTHER VICTIM SPEAKS!

Via The Sunday Mirror A student has re-lived the shocking night football beast Marlon King groped her, hit her round the head… and SPAT on her when she complained. The disgraced Wigan Athletic striker attacked Claudia Cañadas, 22, outside a nightclub after she spurned his sickening advances. Leering King felt her bottom then struck her and spat in her face when she told him to leave her alone. He was fined just £300 and ordered to pay her £500 compensation after admitting the assault. []

SINGER LEONA LEWIS TALKS OF EXPERIENCING RACISM IN LONDON STORE

Singer Leona Lewis talks about experiencing racism in a trendy London store. An experience that left her devastated and angry. Via The Daily Mail   ‘I went into a shop while my dad waited outside because he was on the phone,’ she says. ‘I picked out a few photo frames, put them on the side to buy them and asked the lady who worked there about some other stuff in the shop. ‘She was incredibly stand-offish with me and I couldn’t understand why. I went up to the []