Bernadine Evaristo, the first black woman to win the Booker prize and a co-founder of Britains first black theatre company, has spoken of an angry, lesbian period she went through in the 1980s and of a decade spent living in a black womanist community.
Although she looks back on it now as fun, at the time she was very angry as a woman, she says.
I had a period of about 10 years where I lived as a lesbian, and that was my identity, she said on BBC Radio 4s Desert Island Discs. I used to go on l…
Phil Collins’ ex-wife agrees to vacate his $40m Miami mansion with new husband – Mirror Online
Phil Collins has reached a partial agreement with his ex-wife Orianne Cevey-Collins, in which she has agreed to move out of the singer’s $40 million Miami mansion,…
Phil Collins ‘ ex-wife has agreed to move out of his $40 million Miami mansion, where she had been living with her new husband.
The Genesis star, 69, had insisted that his former wife Orianne Cevey-Collins had no right to live in his expensive waterfront property.
He sued to kick her and her husband, Thomas Bates, 31, out of the property.
And now, they’ve agreed to leave by mid-January.
Jeffrey Fisher, attorney for Phil Collins, said in a statement to Mirror Online: “Mr and Mrs Bates plan to hold…
Kate Garraway’s husband Derek Draper says heartbreaking first word after 214-day coronavirus battle – Mirror Online
Kate Garraway has revealed that her husband Derek Draper has spoken his first word since his coronavirus battle began 214 days ago
Kate Garraway’s husband Derek Draper has said his heartbreaking first word 214 days after his battle with coronavirus begun.
The Good Morning Britain presenter was watching from home over FaceTime as doctors tended to Derek in hospital and he mouthed the word “pain”.
It was the first word Derek, 53, has uttered since March.
Kate told The Sun: “Its a case of trying to balance belief, hope, optimism with reality.
“But we have had a breakthrough which was both amazing yet heartbreaking.
Alex Jones replaced on The One Show after friend tests positive for coronavirus – Mirror Online
The One Show host Alex has needed to isolate and was replaced on today’s show, which she was due to present alongside co-star Gethin Jones
Alex Jones has been forced to pull out of The One Show next week after a friend contracted coronavirus.
The 43-year-old host has needed to isolate and was replaced on today’s show, which she was due to present alongside co-star Gethin Jones.
Alex appeared via video call from her home and explained the situation to viewers, revealing that she had met up with a pal who had tested positive for Covid-19.
Chatting to her replacement Alex Scott and Gethin, Alex said: “I am absolutely gutted that I am…
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