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Heartbeat actor William Simons, who played PC Alf Ventress, dies aged 79
Heartbeat actor William Simons, who played the role of PC Alf Ventress in the hit TV police drama for nearly two decades, has died aged 79.
Sir Elton John gets France's highest civilian honour from President Emmanuel Macron
Sir Elton John has received France's highest civilian award, the Legion d'Honneur.
Pink Floyd star David Gilmour sells guitar collection for nearly £17m at auction to fight climate change
Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has sold his guitar collection for a record amount at auction, raising money to fight against climate change.
Sir Mark Rylance: Actor quits Royal Shakespeare Company over BP sponsorship
Oscar-winning British actor Sir Mark Rylance has quit the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) over sponsorship funding it receives from BP.
Danny Baker: Sacked BBC radio host to start new podcast
Danny Baker is to start his own podcast after being fired by the BBC over a "racist" tweet about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's baby Archie.
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