Pc Dave Wardell and his retired police dog Finn opened the Britain’s Got Talent final by announcing the Queen has signed a law to give service animals greater protection from attacks.
Almost three million people tuned in to watch Coronation Street dominate the British Soap Awards for a second year running.
Amanda Holden has said she “loves it that people are still talking about my tired old breasts” when she is nearly 50, following criticism from viewers about her racy outfits.
Magician X, Flakefleet Primary School choir and daredevil act Jonathan Goodwin are among the acts who will compete in the Britain’s Got Talent live final tonight.
Priyanka Chopra has said she believes racism is to blame for the negative coverage of the Duchess of Sussex.
Coronation Street has dominated at the British Soap Awards for a second year running, with the show’s suicide storyline starring Shayne Ward earning numerous gongs.
Sue Nicholls was close to tears as she accepted the outstanding achievement gong to a standing ovation at the British Soap Awards.
Hollyoaks star Nathan Sussex thanked child abuse survivor and former footballer Steve Walters as he accepted the villain of the year gong at the British Soap Awards.
Shayne Ward and Gillian Wright were among the early winners at the British Soap Awards as they were both celebrated for gripping performances.
EastEnders star Zack Morris called for an end of the knife crime “crisis” as he arrived on the red carpet at the British Soap Awards.