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Giant slides to return at gallery

Andover Advertiser: Carsten Hller's Carousel Mirror, which forms part of the Carsten Hller: Decision exhibition at the Hayward Gallery in London

6:07pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The giant spiralling slides which proved a huge hit at Tate Modern are returning to London's South Bank.

'Icon' tag the wurst for Conchita

Andover Advertiser: Conchita Wurst grabbed glory for Austria in the Eurovision Song Contest

6:07pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Bearded Eurovision star Conchita Wurst has said she is "not comfortable" with being seen as a gay "icon".

Meet the Korean singer currently beating Taylor Swift in the Time 100 Reader’s Poll

Andover Advertiser: Meet the Korean singer currently beating Taylor Swift in the Time 100 Reader’s Poll

5:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

CL is part of 2NE1 a K-Pop girl group.

Clarkson live tour set to go ahead

Andover Advertiser: Clarkson live tour set to go ahead

5:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The former Top Gear presenter will join Richard Hammond and James May in live shows as planned.

'Icon' tag the wurst for Conchita

Andover Advertiser: 'Icon' tag the wurst for Conchita

5:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The Rise Like A Phoenix singer, who won Eurovision last year, said she doesn’t really see herself as a role model.

Rugby star wins assault appeal

Andover Advertiser: Ian Gough had his conviction overturned

5:50pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Welsh international rugby star Ian Gough has had his conviction for assaulting his beauty queen ex-girlfriend overturned.

Who is Ed Miliband tipping to be the first female Bond?

Andover Advertiser: Who is Ed Miliband tipping to be the first female Bond?

5:37pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

It’s 2015 and the Labour leader reckons we can “move with the times” and have a 007 with a difference.

Did David Cameron just say he and Kim Kardashian are ACTUALLY RELATED?

Andover Advertiser: Did David Cameron just say he and Kim Kardashian are ACTUALLY RELATED?

5:18pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Yes, we are as surprised as you are.

Scott expedition pictures for sale

Andover Advertiser: Scott's name is synonymous with the Antarctic

5:04pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Fascinating images showing Captain Scott's doomed expedition team setting off on their ill-fated trek to the South Pole have come to light.

How did Jamie Dornan practise for his serial killer role?

Andover Advertiser: Jamie Dornan wants to keep a low profile and avoid 50 Shades fuss

4:48pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The actor has admitted he followed a woman on the Tube to research his TV role.

Vanessa Hudgens: I used to hate Zac Efron fans

Andover Advertiser: Vanessa Hudgens: I used to hate Zac Efron fans

4:36pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

High School Musical fans – if Vanessa Hudgens gave you a death stare, she’s sorry.

Kirstie Allsopp urges NSPCC to act on porn

Andover Advertiser: Kirstie Allsopp urges NSPCC to act on porn

4:36pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The TV presenter wants to see more done to protect youngsters online.

Tory Ashcroft gives up Lords seat

Andover Advertiser: Lord Ashcroft is giving up his House of Lords seat

4:28pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The Conservative peer Lord Ashcroft has quit his seat in the House of Lords.

Hear Dame Helen Mirren on helium

Andover Advertiser: Hear Dame Helen Mirren on helium

4:17pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Jimmy Fallon persuaded the actress to inhale helium for her interview on The Tonight Show.

Game time linked to behaviour

Andover Advertiser: No clear association was seen between violent games and the extent to which the children showed aggression

3:45pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Children who play video games for more than three hours a day are more likely to be hyperactive and unruly at school, a study has shown.

Damages for sex assaults immigrant

Andover Advertiser: Naseer Chawki won his High Court fight after a hearing in London

3:45pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

An illegal immigrant convicted of "revolting" sex offences is to receive damages after a judge concluded he was illegally detained by Home Office officials for around seven months.

It's not Susanna Reid's week - now her dress has split on Good Morning Britain

Andover Advertiser: It's not Susanna Reid's week - now her dress has split on Good Morning Britain

3:06pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The breakfast news presenter suffered a “spectacular” problem with her outfit this morning,

Tina Turner star Angela Bassett lands TV role

Andover Advertiser: Tina Turner star Angela Bassett lands TV role

2:54pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The actress will star in a post-World War II series for the BBC.

Former Batman stars to return to screen

Andover Advertiser: Former Batman stars to return to screen

2:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The stars of the 1960s TV series, Batman, will reprise their superhero roles for a new animated movie.

One Direction are still all together - in waxwork form at least

Andover Advertiser: One Direction are still all together - in waxwork form at least

2:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The group will remain as a five-piece for the foreseeable future at Madame Tussauds.

The Rolling Stones announce US tour

Andover Advertiser: The Rolling Stones announce US tour

2:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood will play 15 cities across North America.

Disposable income rises by 1.8%

Andover Advertiser: The final figures before the General Election show household spending increased by 0.3%

2:44pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The UK population is spending more and has a greater amount of money available to save each month after paying direct taxes, a quarterly health check of the country's economic well-being has shown.

Mortgage rate falls to record low

Andover Advertiser: Rates at the lower deposit end of the mortgage market have seen particularly sharp falls in recent weeks, the website said

2:44pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The average rate on a two-year fixed mortgage has fallen below 3% for the first time on record as a price war between lenders rages on, according to a financial information website.

Murderer sought over licence breach

Andover Advertiser: Convicted murderer William Kerr, who police are urgently trying to locate after he breached his prison release licence

2:37pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Police have asked for urgent help to locate a convicted murder who has breached his prison release licence.

Police criticised over murder probe

Andover Advertiser: Una Crown's killer remains undetected

2:35pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

A killer who slit his elderly victim's throat before setting her on fire remains at large two years later after police bungled their investigation by missing "clear signs" of murder, an inquest has heard.

All change as Reid's dress splits

Andover Advertiser: Susanna Reid was left red-faced after a "wardrobe malfunction"

2:20pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid had to rush off to change her dress during the breakfast TV show after suffering a wardrobe malfunction.

16 quizzed over centre abuse claims

Andover Advertiser: Police have spoken to 16 former members of staff at Medomsley Detention Centre

2:20pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Police investigating historic sexual and physical abuse at a detention centre say they have spoken to 16 former members of staff after more than 1,000 alleged victims came forward.

Police 'delay' Omagh phone evidence

Andover Advertiser: Seamus Daly is being tried for 29 murders after a 1998 bombing devastated Omagh

2:20pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Police in the Republic of Ireland have delayed handing over mobile phone evidence to the team prosecuting a man for the Omagh bombing, a lawyer has told a court.

Why is Tidal provoking such a strong reaction?

Andover Advertiser: Why is Tidal provoking such a strong reaction?

2:16pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Jay Z’s new music service has quickly sparked a debate on streaming and where the money goes.

One Direction fans do it again: #SassyLouis and other memorable 1D hashtags

Andover Advertiser: One Direction fans do it again: #SassyLouis and other memorable 1D hashtags

1:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

One Direction fans have the power to get some memorable hashtags trending – here’s our look at some of the quirkiest.

Corrie's Ian Puleston-Davies talks Owen and Anna's split

Andover Advertiser: Corrie's Ian Puleston-Davies talks Owen and Anna's split

1:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Owen Armstrong and Anna Windass are set to split up – but maybe not forever, according to Ian Puleston-Davies.

Matt Le Tissier to appear on Countdown this summer

Andover Advertiser: Matt Le Tissier to appear on Countdown this summer

1:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

He issued a challenge to Rachel Riley, who hosts the show.

Rebel Wilson: It's hard being a female comedian

Andover Advertiser: Rebel Wilson: It's hard being a female comedian

1:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The Pitch Perfect star admitted it is not easy for actresses to make it in comedy.

McCullum signs for Bears

Andover Advertiser: Brendon McCullum will join Birmingham Bears for their NatWest T20 Blast campaign

1:42pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Birmingham Bears have pulled off a major coup for the NatWest T20 Blast with the signing of New Zealand's powerhouse captain Brendon McCullum.

Missing coma-fear boy found

Andover Advertiser: Scotland Yard issued an urgent appeal to trace Malakhi Chijiutomi-Ghosh (Metropolitan Police/PA Wire)

1:27pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Police have found a 10-year-old boy with a rare medical condition who went missing today, prompting fears he may have fallen into a coma.

Elizabeth Hurley was embarrassed for her son to read The Royals scripts

Andover Advertiser: Elizabeth Hurley was embarrassed for her son to read The Royals scripts

1:16pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The British star didn’t want her son to see the racy goings on in her new TV show.

Paul McCartney finds musical inspiration in the toilet

Andover Advertiser: Paul McCartney finds musical inspiration in the toilet

1:22pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The music star reckons going to the loo is a good move for striking songwriting gold.

Emily Blunt and John Krasinski to team up on screen

Andover Advertiser: Emily Blunt and John Krasinski to team up on screen

12:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The real-life married couple will voice Zoe and Owen Huntington in animated movie Animal Crackers.

What does Ringo Starr think about Zayn Malik leaving One Direction?

Andover Advertiser: What does Ringo Starr think about Zayn Malik leaving One Direction?

12:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The former Beatle doesn’t think Zayn Malik’s departure spells the end of the boyband.

Dame Helen Mirren and Katie Holmes are all smiles at premiere

Andover Advertiser: Dame Helen Mirren and Katie Holmes are all smiles at premiere

12:57pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The actresses wowed in striking dresses at the New York premiere of wartime drama Woman In Gold.

Falcao returns confident

Andover Advertiser: Colombia international Radamel Falcao has struggled to show his best at Manchester United

12:47pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Radamel Falcao says he will return to Manchester United with renewed confidence after moving another step closer to becoming Colombia's all-time record goalscorer.

Live-action Mulan in the works

Andover Advertiser: Live-action Mulan in the works

12:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The 1998 Disney movie will be re-imagined with live actors, following in the footsteps of Cinderella.

Simon Cowell to show Britain's Got Talent is not a fix

Andover Advertiser: Simon Cowell to show Britain's Got Talent is not a fix

12:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The talent show judge is shaking up the format of the programme.

Downton Abbey bosses 'wanted show to go on with new writer'

Andover Advertiser: Downton Abbey bosses 'wanted show to go on with new writer'

12:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

ITV and NBC are said to have wanted the period drama’s creator Julian Fellowes to hand over the show so it could continue.

Rihanna shoots down Leonardo DiCaprio romance rumours

Andover Advertiser: Rihanna shoots down Leonardo DiCaprio romance rumours

12:36pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The singer reckons she just can’t fit love into her life right now.

Shocks aplenty in Hollyoaks' new trailer

Andover Advertiser: Shocks aplenty in Hollyoaks' new trailer

12:36pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Mercedes McQueen is back! See what other shockers are coming up on the Channel 4 soap.

McDermott set for Sinfield farewell

Andover Advertiser: Kevin Sinfield has announced his surprise to decision to finish his playing career with rugby union side Yorkshire Carnegie

12:34pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Leeds head coach Brian McDermott admits captain Kevin Sinfield "will leave a significant hole", but he believes the club is in good shape ahead of his departure to rugby union.

Jessica Hynes' Up The Women is axed

Andover Advertiser: Jessica Hynes' Up The Women is axed

12:26pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The suffrage sitcom will not get a third series at the BBC.

Paula Patton: I'm a real woman since Robin Thicke split

Andover Advertiser: Paula Patton: I'm a real woman since Robin Thicke split

12:16pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

The actress has been talking about moving on with her life since breaking up with the Blurred Lines star.

Noel Gallagher: My solo career has cost me loads of cash

Andover Advertiser: Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds to play Cancer Trust gig

12:16pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Launching his own record label and solo project has cost the rock star a lot of his Oasis fortune.

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