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Angus Deayton was snapped escorting Rik Mayall's old girlfriend, Lise Mayer, to Wimbledon. Michelle Nicholls, Lieutenant Uhura in Star Trek, owned up to a 'steamy affair' with the show's creator, Gene Roddenberry. The former communications officer with the USS Enterprise, now 60, told in her autobiography, Beyond Uhura, how Roddenberry, now dead, 'had a voracious sexual appetite and made it clear he wanted to be on my frequency'. Elsewhere, Cilla had a haircut, or 'err-cut, dropping her curly bouffant for a boyish crop. And the Sun reported an increase in the number of job enquiries into gamekeeping inspired by 'the hit TV series' Lady Chatterley.