How I celebrated the downfall of ex-lover John Major with a 7,000 facelift | UPDATED: 20:40 GMT, 14 September 2012 In the concluding part of our series drawn from Edwina Currie’s scurrilous but riotously entertaining diaries, she is separating from her husband of 25 years, but still hungry for sex. And as John Major’s government falls, his former lover decides to celebrate in a very unorthodox way… Les Tuileries [Edwina’s house in France], Friday, January 6, 1995, 6pm Every time I come here, I wonder why on earth I bothered to buy such an outlandish property so far away.
Edwina unleashed: Her first volume of diaries – revealing her affair with John Major – was astounding. Now she's back.
'It'll be a bloodbath': Up to five professionals set to be axed from Strictly Come Dancing as a team of new producers take over | UPDATED: 09:24 GMT, 15 March 2012 Professionals on Strictly Come Dancing are nervously waiting to see if they'll appear on the next show. A team of new producers has apparently been brought in and up to five stars could be sent packing. One Strictly insider described the cull as a 'bloodbath'
A wife who lives 4,000 miles away, a string of business disasters – yet now he's courting new ridicule on reality TV. Why Diana's disgraced butler is hooked on humiliation Paul Burrel, surrounded by blooms in his florist shop in Cheshire, is his usual expansive, confident self. Yes, he has just appeared on television in a red nose, curly wig and full clown make-up, and competed against various C-listers to see who could make the best balloon horse in a reality show, but he wants to get one thing straight.
A wife who lives 4,000 miles away, a string of business disasters – yet now he's courting new ridicule on reality TV.
Strictly Come Dancing stars are decked out as the 12 Days of Christmas…
My haven: Former Tory MP Edwina Currie shows us her living room, where she likes to kick off her shoes after a turn on Strictly 10:45 PM on 14th October 2011 In the hot seat: Edwina Currie”s country retreat houses some of her favourite things
“I”m not sexy!” Holly Valance fails to see what the male population does… but slips to second place on Strictly leader board as Jason Donovan triumphs for second week 1:05 AM on 9th October 2011
“Bonza, you beauty!” Jason Donovan blows the competition out of the water on second night of Strictly 1:45 AM on 2nd October 2011 Steamy: Jason Donovan raised temperatures with a sexy Cha-cha on the second night of Strictly Come Dancing Cha-cha: The Australian star received the highest score of the weekend of 32 Raunchy: Jason apologised to his wife beforehand for the sexy performance “I”m surprised by how much I enjoyed myself”: McFly”s Harry Judd was first to take the stage and impressed with his Cha-cha to Moves Like Jagger ” Heartthrob: “That was a very fit, tight, muscular performance,” said Bruno of the performance Impressive: The drummer received a high score of 28 Elegant: The judges loved Rory Bremnar”s impression of Fred Astaire
Strictly”s battle of the battleaxes: Nancy Dell”olio and Edwina Currie lay down the gauntlet 12:30 AM on 25th September 2011 Let the battle begin: Nancy, left says Edwina, right, is not glamorous enough to dance alongside her Practise makes perfect: Edwina rehearses in a dance studio for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing Rivals: The animosity has already started and the show has barely begun