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Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my appearance’

Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my appearance’

Q. I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my physical appearance. I am extremely outgoing, I am good at making friends and I am happy with m [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my appearance’

Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my appearance’

Q. I am 19 years old and have no confidence when it comes to my physical appearance. I am extremely outgoing, I am good at making friends and I am happy with m [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I am 19 years old and have ...→

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

There were tears in the eyes of UTV viewers last night as much-loved broadcaster Julian Simmons made his final live on-screen appearance on the channel as a co [...] Read full article: Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearanc...→

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

The 50-year-old actor - best known for Reality Bites and Dead Poets Society - and his spouse were seen walking on a tree lined street in New York City while dr [...] Read full article: Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance w...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Q. I used to see an escort regularly and now we have become friends to the point we spend nearly all our spare time together and I think I’ve fallen in love wi [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort reg...→

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

I’ve been reading for the first time the diaries I kept in my youth and it hasn’t been quite the joyous nostalgia-fest I had hoped. These are not the sort of d [...] Read full article: Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those y...→

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

For the past six years, I have helped look after my very elderly neighbours: doing their shopping, taking them to hospital appointments, the GP’s surgery, opti [...] Read full article: Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Q. Pre-lockdown I had started seeing a lovely man who was much nicer than any man I’ve ever dated. Kind, funny, fit and fantastic in bed. As we were only two m [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me o...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly,I keep falling for “cool” men. Wannabe beatniks with floppy hair, long coats and silver rings. They’re often writers, sometimes musicians. Condescen [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe ...→

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

The lockdown has pushed business confidence to its lowest level in more than a decade, a survey suggests.The closure of businesses and a collapse in demand are [...] Read full article: Business confidence at lowest for 12 yea...→

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

PETER Kay was on top form as he presented an updated version of (Is This The Way To) Amarillo from his back garden in sunny Bolton tonight. The Bolton funnyman [...] Read full article: Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his ...→

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Just when they thought they'd escaped the past, it has come back to bite them with a vengeance. Last week a two-part ITV documentary marked the 25th anniversar [...] Read full article: Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Q. When I was 19, I fell deeply in love with a girl some six years older. It was my first love and I was terribly naive, whereas she was sophisticated. We part [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Q. I live alone in a city away from home, with just a few, but solid, friends. Since recently coming out of a relationship, my life has begun to feel increasin [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away...→

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

The 74-year-old clinically obese US president was released from hospital on Monday just three days after being admitted with Covid-19 and he also claims he has [...] Read full article: Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect p...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Q. My name is John. I am 58 years old, straight and looking for a relationship. I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m only 5ft 1in tall.In my l [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my lif...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly,I’ve found myself in a bit of a love triangle, or should I say bed triangle, and I’m not sure what to do. My friend’s boyfriend, who incidentally I [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best...→

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control — Live Channel 4★★★★☆A Suitable BoyBBC One★★★☆☆Derren Brown is such a brilliant mental manipulator that by the end of De [...] Read full article: Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control r...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly,I seem to have no luck in love. My three daughters, son and close friends tell me that they are suffering from “girlfriend fatigue”. Apparently they [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from ...→

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Business confidence in Germany has crashed to its lowest level since the country’s reunification 30 years ago, according to a closely watched survey.The Ifo re [...] Read full article: Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 y...→

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

You seem detached from your own desires, says Mariella Frostrup. Think about whether this represents a long-standing emotional issue and get professional help Read full article: I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Q. I need help breaking up with a friend. “Emma” and I have been friends since we were children and we’re now in our mid-twenties and have been living together [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up wit...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Q. I love my boyfriend, but his man-child habits are really starting to grate on me. He lives off pizza from Sainsbury’s, his room is a tip, and on a weekend a [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child ha...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Q. My daughter is 34, attractive and has her own flat. She is successful in her career and is a lovely, kind person (my friends tell me this too). She has lots [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and singl...→

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey discussed an 'extremely uncomfortable' 2008 appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show where the host tried to force her to reveal she was pregnant. Read full article: Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely unco...→

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly,As a member of the unfortunate graduating class of 2020, I have decided to forgo the job search in favour of moving to Paris for a year. I’ll be wor [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtere...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Q. About four years ago I became best of friends with a fab girl who lived nearby. We hit it off instantly, with the exact same sense of humour, sharing the sa [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my...→

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

There is a moment in ITV’s big new three-parter when someone tries to explain what it is that draws Britons to quizzes. “People love a good pub quiz,” purrs Ma [...] Read full article: TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Part...→

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

There were tears in the eyes of UTV viewers last night as much-loved broadcaster Julian Simmons made his final live on-screen appearance on the channel as a co [...] Read full article: Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearanc...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Q. I need help breaking up with a friend. “Emma” and I have been friends since we were children and we’re now in our mid-twenties and have been living together [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up wit...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Q. When I was 19, I fell deeply in love with a girl some six years older. It was my first love and I was terribly naive, whereas she was sophisticated. We part [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I ...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

The 74-year-old clinically obese US president was released from hospital on Monday just three days after being admitted with Covid-19 and he also claims he has [...] Read full article: Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect p...→

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

I’ve been reading for the first time the diaries I kept in my youth and it hasn’t been quite the joyous nostalgia-fest I had hoped. These are not the sort of d [...] Read full article: Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those y...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Q. My daughter is 34, attractive and has her own flat. She is successful in her career and is a lovely, kind person (my friends tell me this too). She has lots [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and singl...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly,I’ve found myself in a bit of a love triangle, or should I say bed triangle, and I’m not sure what to do. My friend’s boyfriend, who incidentally I [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Q. Pre-lockdown I had started seeing a lovely man who was much nicer than any man I’ve ever dated. Kind, funny, fit and fantastic in bed. As we were only two m [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me o...→

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly,As a member of the unfortunate graduating class of 2020, I have decided to forgo the job search in favour of moving to Paris for a year. I’ll be wor [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtere...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly,I seem to have no luck in love. My three daughters, son and close friends tell me that they are suffering from “girlfriend fatigue”. Apparently they [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from ...→

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

The lockdown has pushed business confidence to its lowest level in more than a decade, a survey suggests.The closure of businesses and a collapse in demand are [...] Read full article: Business confidence at lowest for 12 yea...→

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

You seem detached from your own desires, says Mariella Frostrup. Think about whether this represents a long-standing emotional issue and get professional help Read full article: I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over ...→

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Just when they thought they'd escaped the past, it has come back to bite them with a vengeance. Last week a two-part ITV documentary marked the 25th anniversar [...] Read full article: Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent ...→

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

The 50-year-old actor - best known for Reality Bites and Dead Poets Society - and his spouse were seen walking on a tree lined street in New York City while dr [...] Read full article: Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance w...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Q. I live alone in a city away from home, with just a few, but solid, friends. Since recently coming out of a relationship, my life has begun to feel increasin [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Q. I used to see an escort regularly and now we have become friends to the point we spend nearly all our spare time together and I think I’ve fallen in love wi [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort reg...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Q. I love my boyfriend, but his man-child habits are really starting to grate on me. He lives off pizza from Sainsbury’s, his room is a tip, and on a weekend a [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child ha...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Q. My name is John. I am 58 years old, straight and looking for a relationship. I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m only 5ft 1in tall.In my l [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my lif...→

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

For the past six years, I have helped look after my very elderly neighbours: doing their shopping, taking them to hospital appointments, the GP’s surgery, opti [...] Read full article: Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an...→

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey discussed an 'extremely uncomfortable' 2008 appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show where the host tried to force her to reveal she was pregnant. Read full article: Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely unco...→

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control — Live Channel 4★★★★☆A Suitable BoyBBC One★★★☆☆Derren Brown is such a brilliant mental manipulator that by the end of De [...] Read full article: Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control r...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly,I keep falling for “cool” men. Wannabe beatniks with floppy hair, long coats and silver rings. They’re often writers, sometimes musicians. Condescen [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Q. About four years ago I became best of friends with a fab girl who lived nearby. We hit it off instantly, with the exact same sense of humour, sharing the sa [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my...→

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Business confidence in Germany has crashed to its lowest level since the country’s reunification 30 years ago, according to a closely watched survey.The Ifo re [...] Read full article: Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 y...→

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

PETER Kay was on top form as he presented an updated version of (Is This The Way To) Amarillo from his back garden in sunny Bolton tonight. The Bolton funnyman [...] Read full article: Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his ...→

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

There is a moment in ITV’s big new three-parter when someone tries to explain what it is that draws Britons to quizzes. “People love a good pub quiz,” purrs Ma [...] Read full article: TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Part...→

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearance - plus his best bits down the years

There were tears in the eyes of UTV viewers last night as much-loved broadcaster Julian Simmons made his final live on-screen appearance on the channel as a co [...] Read full article: Watch: Julian Simmons last UTV appearanc...→

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent years restoring confidence says CHRISTOPHER WILSON

Just when they thought they'd escaped the past, it has come back to bite them with a vengeance. Last week a two-part ITV documentary marked the 25th anniversar [...] Read full article: Netflix takes knock at Royals who spent ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up with a friend’

Q. I need help breaking up with a friend. “Emma” and I have been friends since we were children and we’re now in our mid-twenties and have been living together [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I need help breaking up wit...→

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance with wife of 12 years

The 50-year-old actor - best known for Reality Bites and Dead Poets Society - and his spouse were seen walking on a tree lined street in New York City while dr [...] Read full article: Ethan Hawke, 50, makes rare appearance w...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I still feel guilty about hurting my first love’

Q. When I was 19, I fell deeply in love with a girl some six years older. It was my first love and I was terribly naive, whereas she was sophisticated. We part [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’m in my seventies, but I ...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away from home. How do I navigate my loneliness?’

Q. I live alone in a city away from home, with just a few, but solid, friends. Since recently coming out of a relationship, my life has begun to feel increasin [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I live alone in a city away...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort regularly and now I’ve fallen in love with her’

Q. I used to see an escort regularly and now we have become friends to the point we spend nearly all our spare time together and I think I’ve fallen in love wi [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I used to see an escort reg...→

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect physical specimen and extremely young'

The 74-year-old clinically obese US president was released from hospital on Monday just three days after being admitted with Covid-19 and he also claims he has [...] Read full article: Obese Donald Trump says he is 'perfect p...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child habits really annoy me’

Q. I love my boyfriend, but his man-child habits are really starting to grate on me. He lives off pizza from Sainsbury’s, his room is a tip, and on a weekend a [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend’s man-child ha...→

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those years ago?

I’ve been reading for the first time the diaries I kept in my youth and it hasn’t been quite the joyous nostalgia-fest I had hoped. These are not the sort of d [...] Read full article: Dear Diary, why was I so odd all those y...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m 5ft 1in’

Q. My name is John. I am 58 years old, straight and looking for a relationship. I’ve been single all my life. The problem is that I’m only 5ft 1in tall.In my l [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve been single all my lif...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and single, and I’m worried she’ll never meet someone’

Q. My daughter is 34, attractive and has her own flat. She is successful in her career and is a lovely, kind person (my friends tell me this too). She has lots [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My daughter is 34 and singl...→

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an elderly couple for years – why has their surviving relative not thanked me?' 

For the past six years, I have helped look after my very elderly neighbours: doing their shopping, taking them to hospital appointments, the GP’s surgery, opti [...] Read full article: Dear Richard Madeley: 'I looked after an...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best friend’s boyfriend’

Dear Dolly,I’ve found myself in a bit of a love triangle, or should I say bed triangle, and I’m not sure what to do. My friend’s boyfriend, who incidentally I [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I’ve got a crush on my best...→

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely uncomfortable' appearance on Ellen

Mariah Carey discussed an 'extremely uncomfortable' 2008 appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show where the host tried to force her to reveal she was pregnant. Read full article: Mariah Carey talks about 'extremely unco...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me on social media’

Q. Pre-lockdown I had started seeing a lovely man who was much nicer than any man I’ve ever dated. Kind, funny, fit and fantastic in bed. As we were only two m [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My boyfriend won’t add me o...→

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control review — the nation’s favourite confidence trickster

Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control — Live Channel 4★★★★☆A Suitable BoyBBC One★★★☆☆Derren Brown is such a brilliant mental manipulator that by the end of De [...] Read full article: Derren Brown: 20 Years of Mind Control r...→

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtered every time I get drunk”

Dear Dolly,As a member of the unfortunate graduating class of 2020, I have decided to forgo the job search in favour of moving to Paris for a year. I’ll be wor [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: “I get biblically slaughtere...→

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe beatniks with floppy hair’

Dear Dolly,I keep falling for “cool” men. Wannabe beatniks with floppy hair, long coats and silver rings. They’re often writers, sometimes musicians. Condescen [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘I keep falling for wannabe ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from meeting my latest flames’

Dear Dolly,I seem to have no luck in love. My three daughters, son and close friends tell me that they are suffering from “girlfriend fatigue”. Apparently they [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My kids are exhausted from ...→

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my best friend’

Q. About four years ago I became best of friends with a fab girl who lived nearby. We hit it off instantly, with the exact same sense of humour, sharing the sa [...] Read full article: Dear Dolly: ‘My husband is jealous of my...→

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

Business confidence at lowest for 12 years

The lockdown has pushed business confidence to its lowest level in more than a decade, a survey suggests.The closure of businesses and a collapse in demand are [...] Read full article: Business confidence at lowest for 12 yea...→

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 years

Business confidence in Germany has crashed to its lowest level since the country’s reunification 30 years ago, according to a closely watched survey.The Ifo re [...] Read full article: Germany confidence at its lowest in 30 y...→

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his appearance on Big Night In as he returns to TV for the first time in two years

PETER Kay was on top form as he presented an updated version of (Is This The Way To) Amarillo from his back garden in sunny Bolton tonight. The Bolton funnyman [...] Read full article: Peter Kay fans made 'very happy' by his ...→

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over the past four years | Dear Mariella

You seem detached from your own desires, says Mariella Frostrup. Think about whether this represents a long-standing emotional issue and get professional help Read full article: I’ve faked every one of my orgasms over ...→

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry; Prue Leith: Journey with My Daughter

There is a moment in ITV’s big new three-parter when someone tries to explain what it is that draws Britons to quizzes. “People love a good pub quiz,” purrs Ma [...] Read full article: TV review: Quiz, Killing Eve, Dolly Part...→