HE’s been a familiar face on British television since he began his presenting career on Blue Peter almost two decades ago. Now Matt Baker fronts The One Show as well as the the BBC Sunday night environmental show, Countryfile, and is popular with viewers of all ages. Here's the lowdown on him... Who is Matt Baker? He was born Matthew James Baker in Easington, County Durham where his father ran a newsagent and his parents owned a small holding. The 40-year-old was educated in the town until he was 10 when his parents bought a farm west of Durham and they moved. Matt was a British junior gymnast and sports acrobatics champion but had to give it all up when he was 14 after he was diagnosed with anaemia. He studied drama at Queen Margaret University College in Edinburgh and as a student worked as an entertainer and part of a comedy disco-dancing revival show called Disco Inferno who were popular in nightclubs in the north of England. Matt is married to physiotherapist … [Read more...] about How old is Matt Baker, what is the Countryfile and One Show star’s net worth and when did he present Blue Peter?
SHE'S most at home in a pair of wellies enjoying the delights of the British countryside. She recently took on a rowing challenge in aid of Sport Relief - here's everything you need to know about TV presenter Ellie Harrison... Who is Ellie Harrison? Ellie Harrison, 40, is a TV presenter from Gloucestershire. Her father was a carpenter and she was brought up in the countryside where her family grew their own vegetables and kept chickens. In 2000 she graduated with a BA in Geography and Ecology from King's College London. While at university she dated Nathan Hutchings, son of actor Geoffrey Hutchings who plays Mel in ITV series Benidorm. What TV shows has Ellie Harrison appeared on? Ellie Harrison began her career as a secretary at Channel 5 whilst trying to become a country singer. The first show she presented was Michaela's Wild Challenge which won a children's Bafta. She then went on to work as a freelance presenter across various channels. She is best known for presenting Countryfile … [Read more...] about Who is Ellie Harrison? Countryfile presenter who took part in Sport Relief’s Boat Race 2018
LAUREN Goodger looked all partied out as she left a club in Brighton at 5am this morning. The 31-year-old let her hair down as she hit various venues in the city, dressed to impress in a bizarre lycra outfit. The former Towie star, who is currently in amazing shape, showed off her figure in a Kim Kardashian inspired outfit. Revealing her pert bum she wore a pair of grey cycling shorts with a matching crop top and a pair of slouched cream knee high boots. As she left the last club of the evening she slipped on her shades and strutted into her car home. Lauren has been hitting the gym hard in recent months after kick starting her weight loss with a visit to a juice retreat, where she lost over a stone. She headed to the retreat after undergoing laser Liposuction to help her remove the “hard pockets” of fat on her body – and is now finally happy with her amazing figure. Her night out in Brighton comes after she went toe to toe with Holly Willoughby on This … [Read more...] about Lauren Goodger looks worse for wear as she emerges from a nightclub in bizarre lycra outfit at 5am
PUBLISHED: 12:50 24 June 2018 | UPDATED: 12:50 24 June 2018 Emma Knights Eight-year-old Joshua Self with grandparents Joanna and Graham Coe. Picture: Ian Burt Archant They are finally hare! Launch of the GoGoHares at The Forum in Norwich. Picture: Ian Burt This morning all 50 hares have sprang up across Norwich, with 18 more scattered around the county to form the most extensive GoGo trail yet. Each of the 50 city hares represent a year in the life of children’s charity Break. And of the 18 county ‘Moongazer’ hares, one had a very special arrival. Warden Willow was delivered to its home at Salhouse Broad by taking a trip on the Wherry Yacht on Sunday, which then offered free trips to members of the public for the rest of the day. GoGoHare Sydney Long Ears arrives at his new home at Norfolk Wildlife Trust on Ranworth Broad. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Helen Vincent, of the GoGo Hares team said: “This has been two and a half years in the making after we … [Read more...] about GoGo Hares hop into action today
HOLLYOAKS star Jennifer Metcalfe has revealed her "miracle" baby son almost died in a traumatic birth. In a new interview, the star said baby Daye "fought the odds" after his umbilical cord was in a knot around his neck. Jennifer told The Mirror: “They say it happens to 1 in 100 babies in the womb and that they usually die. I am lucky to be a mum." “You don’t really realise how precarious the labour can be and what can go wrong, so I thank my blessing that he is here and has just turned one.” The 35-year-old has been showing off her slim figure after recently returning to the soap after maternity leave. She also hit back at trolls who said she looked too skinny at the Soap Awards earlier this month. She said: “I am probably the smallest I have ever been but I don’t care what anyone else thinks and if they feel I’ve gone too far with my weight loss or that I look unusually skinny." The actress, whose partner is ex-Geordie Shore … [Read more...] about Hollyoaks’ Jennifer Metcalfe reveals baby son almost died during traumatic birth