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'The rule was no sex on TV, and she did that within a week' - What it’s like to watch your child on Love Island

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Back in June, before the UK had been allowed to imagine they could win the World Cup and the notion of a heatwave was still a sunny one, a simpler controversy occupied our small screens. Adam, the Adonis-like personal trainer from…

WATCH: Nail-biting trapeze stunt goes horribly wrong on America's Got Talent

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If you watch the dangerous acts on talent shows through clenched jaws and gritted teeth you should probably steer clear of this clip from America's Got Talent.

Revealed: how much RTE spent on Ireland's Eurovision entry

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Ireland made a triumphant return to Eurovision this year, with Ryan O'Shaughnessy earning a spot for Ireland in the final for the first time in seven years thanks to his performance of the ballad Together.

Georgia and Sam or Dani and Jack? Shock as two Love Island stars 'quit the villa'

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Love Island fans have expressed their shock over reports that two contestants have quit the programme.

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Newstalk targets early risers with new 6am daily news programme 'Breakfast Briefing'

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Early risers (or the very late to bed) will soon be able to able to catch up on the news stories of the morning from 6am with Newstalk's new programme, 'Breakfast Briefing'.

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Daniel O'Donnell, Nathan Carter, Riverdance set to perform for Pope at Croke Park

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The music line-up for the World Meeting of Families 2018 Festival of Families celebration in Croke Park has been revealed.

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Comment: Why Dr Alex is not the 'nice guy' of the Love Island villa

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With less than two weeks left of Love Island drama on our screens, it's safe to say that Dr Alex George hasn't had the easiest time in the Majorcan villa.

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Richard Bacon leaves hospital after being in medically induced coma

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Richard Bacon has left hospital days after coming out of a medically induced coma.

Helen Flanagan defends breastfeeding in public: I want the best for my baby

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Helen Flanagan has said she breastfeeds her daughter in public “with confidence” because she wants the best for her baby.

Sir Tom Jones in hospital with bacterial infection

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Sir Tom Jones has apologised to fans for cancelling two concerts due to illness.

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Mark Rylance to deliver Harold Pinter’s Nobel Prize for Literature lecture

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Harold Pinter’s Nobel Prize for Literature lecture will be delivered once again – by stage and screen star Mark Rylance.

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I am keen to learn lessons from Sir Cliff Richard story, says BBC head of news

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The BBC’s head of news has told staff she is keen to “learn lessons” from the way the Sir Cliff Richard story was reported.

Alesha Dixon signs up for BBC talent show The Greatest Dancer

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Alesha Dixon is returning to the BBC to co-host new talent show The Greatest Dancer.

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Former Emmerdale star Roxanne Pallett appreciates fans’ support after crash

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Actress Roxanne Pallett “appreciates” the support of fans following her high-speed crash, her radio bosses have said.

Sir Cliff feels he will never be quite the same again, says Gloria Hunniford

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Sir Cliff Richard feels that he will never be “quite the same again” after his battle against the BBC, his close friend Gloria Hunniford has said.

Gus Van Sant claims Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio turned down Brokeback Mountain

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Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio turned down the chance to be in 'Brokeback Mountain'.

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Taking readers back to seventh heaven

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It's probably been a while since you've read about swotters, jolly japes, peculiar fellows, Housemistresses and lashings of ginger beer. Yet a new book looks set to breathe life into a decades-old series.

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New Annabelle movie announced at San Diego Comic-Con

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The latest instalment in the Annabelle horror film franchise has been announced and will be released next year.

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Superfans wear stunning costumes at San Diego Comic-Con

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Thousands of fans descended on San Diego for the start of Comic-Con.

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Bono's daughter Eve lands biggest movie role to date - as Maid Marian

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Supermodel Naomi Campbell has congratulated Bono's daughter Eve Hewson on landing a lead role in the new 'Robin Hood' film.

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From Mamma Mia to 007? Dominic Cooper would love to play James Bond

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Dominic Cooper has thrown his hat in the ring to be the next actor to play James Bond, saying that he would “love the challenge”.

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Former Emmerdale star Roxanne Pallett ‘airlifted to hospital’ after crash

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Actress Roxanne Pallett has been airlifted to hospital following a high-speed crash into a concrete wall, according to reports.

Viewers divided over Alex and Alexandra as dramatic Love Island recoupling looms

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Love Island’s Alex George has divided viewers over his decision to cool things off with newcomer Alexandra Cane, the first budding relationship he has had in the villa.

Prince Charles discusses bio-security in Gardeners’ World interview

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The Prince of Wales has issued a stark warning about the threat to Britain’s native plants and trees from foreign pests and diseases, saying he fears a “wasteland”.

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Kylie Jenner shares rare picture of Stormi – and gets 3 million likes in an hour

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Kylie Jenner has shared a rare picture of her baby daughter Stormi, after previously saying she would not be posting photos of her.

Hugh Jackman blockbuster Logan 2017’s most complained-about film

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Marvel blockbuster Logan was the most complained-about film of 2017 over concerns about its violence, newly-released figures show.

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Actress Louisa Lytton set for return to Albert Square

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Louisa Lytton is returning to EastEnders more than a decade after she first appeared on the BBC One soap.

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Shock as two Love Island stars ‘quit the villa’

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Love Island fans have expressed their shock over reports that two contestants have quit the programme.

The Young Offenders nominated for prestigious Rose d'Or Award

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RTE comedy series The Young Offenders has been nominated for a prestigious Rose d'Or Award – an international award that celebrates the best in TV.

'Who Courtney knew was a very different person to who they intimately knew' - Frances Bean on Kurt Cobain exhibition curated by his mother and sister

Kurt Cobain’s mother Wendy O’Connor is recounting a story about her son to illustrate what he was like as a child; ‘the sweetest, funniest little devil’.

She’s back! Stephanie Davis pictured on Hollyoaks set

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Stephanie Davis has returned to the Hollyoaks set to reprise her role as Sinead O’Connor, three years after being fired from the soap.

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Why is Gemma Collins in an Orange is the New Black season 6 promo?

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We'd like to know what the heads at Netflix were drinking when they dreamed up this promo.

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First look at Helena Bonham Carter as Princess Margaret in The Crown

Fans of The Crown have been treated to a first look as Helena Bonham Carter as Princess Margaret in The Crown.

Love Island’s Jack kisses new girl after dumping Laura in villa shake-up

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Love Island’s Jack Fowler kisses new girl Laura Crane as he moves on from ex-partner Laura Anderson, after the villa sees a romantic overhaul.