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Denise Robertson: Time to face the facts of smoking cigarettes

Too many people are refusing to face the facts of smoking with 102,000 lives lost every year from tobacco-related illnesses

Liam is third in ‘House’

AFTER spending more than two months in the Big Brother house, North-East tree surgeon Liam McGough finished third in the television reality show last night.

Housemate Liam's a winner already

North-East Big Brother hopeful Liam McGough last night scooped £100,000 on the show - without doing a thing.

It's ladies first for the Big Brother starlets

Big Brother 8 kicked off last night with an all-girl house - including the reality show's first identical twins.

Have fun and help others

The UK will go Comic Relief crazy today when the funny fundraiser reaches its climax.

Jo out of the house and into the fire

A shocked Jo O'Meara walked out of the Celebrity Big Brother house and into the glare of bad publicity as the racism row reared up again last night.

Brother is a big delivery

Tv presenter Davina McCall has given birth to a baby boy called Chester, it was revealed yesterday.

Don't try to keep up with the Jolies

One in five women blame `blooming' celebrity mums-to-be for applying extra pressure during their own pregnancies, according to a new survey.

The British nightmares

Being chased and teeth falling out are the most common bad dreams suffered by sleeping Britons, with Southampton residents the most likely to have nightmares, according to a new survey.

She's a hit right now

Chantelle Houghton, winner of Celebrity Big Brother, took to the stage yesterday for a one-off performance with her fictional band Kandyfloss.


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