Ben Mitchell is deputy editor of the cross-party blog Speaker's Chair, and contributing editor of Shifting Grounds.
06 March 2013 10:50 AM
Comedian and former drug addict Russell Brand has admitted that he is still tempted to take heroin.
28 February 2013 05:24 PM
Naked rambler Stephen Gough has been issued with an interim anti-social behaviour order (Asbo) banning him from going nude in public places.
22 February 2013 05:45 PM
A “physical and mental bully” has been jailed for six years and three months for trafficking four men to the UK and exploiting them to work as slaves.
18 February 2013 09:39 AM
Hip hop duo Rizzle Kicks have been added to the line-up of the Isle of Wight Festival along with 1980s favourites T'Pau.
15 February 2013 12:21 PM
N-Dubz rapper Dappy broke down in tears and shouted 'Yes' after he avoided a jail term today when he was sentenced for assault and affray.
28 January 2013 09:49 AM
Bob Geldof is to be reunited with the Boomtown Rats for the first time in more than 25 years at a festival this summer.
21 January 2013 09:56 AM
"Modfather" Paul Weller is the latest act to be added to the bill for this year's Isle of Wight Festival.
17 January 2013 01:11 PM
N-Dubz rapper Dappy has been found guilty of affray in connection with a brawl at a petrol station.
10 January 2013 03:10 PM
A teenage witness in the trial of N-Dubz rapper Dappy has admitted in court sending tweets about selling her story to the press and that she was “in the process of sending the singer down”.
09 January 2013 04:13 PM
Saliva found on the t-shirt of a victim allegedly involved in a fight with N-Dubz's Dappy has a "billion-to-one" DNA link to the rapper, a court has heard.
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- 3 Ian Watkins: Police forces probed over earlier allegations as paedophile Lostprophets singer sentenced to 35 years for child sex offences
- 4 Christmas comes early: Justin Bieber announces he's 'retiring from music'
- 5 Children evacuated from swimming pool after prosthetic leg mistaken for paedophile