Masked Singer Week 7: Biggest Clues About the Lion, the Peacock and More

Let’s be real for a minute: If you haven’t figured out every single celebrity on The Masked Singer by now, you’re not even trying. Either that, or you’re one of the judges. (Angela Lansbury? Really?!) La Toya Jackson’s name was in our gallery of clues and predictions long before she was unmasked as the Alien […]

Why some airlines won’t accept a peacock, hamster or even cat as a comfort support animal

Miniature horses, monkeys and pigs can legally fly as emotional support animals on at least one Canadian airline, but an advocate for travellers says the vast majority of jet-setting comfort animals are far less exotic and truly necessary accommodation for people with disabilities.

United Wouldn’t Allow an Emotional Support Peacock on Flight

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year: Jonnie Peacock named 'winner' day BEFORE awards

The Paralympian, who took part on the BBC series this year, returned for the grand finale and host Claudia Winkleman was quick to comment on his nomination.  She then went on to tell him that no matter the outcome, he had already won in the eyes of everyone at Strictly.  “You’re nominated for Sports Personality […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 final: Jonnie Peacock shocks fans with transformation ‘Finally'

The 24-year-old Paralympian was knocked out of the hugely-popular BBC series alongside his professional dance partner Oti Mabuse in week nine, following a string of criticism for his frame problems in the ballroom.  Yet tonight saw the sportsman back stronger than ever as he revealed he’d chopped off his trademark blonde ponytail. Dressed in a […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Jonnie Peacock confuses Zoe Ball with blunder over winner

Jonnie, 24, was voted out in week nine following an eventful Tango at the Blackpool ballroom that had him forced to perform in the dance off against fan-favourite Debbie McGee.  Speaking to presenter Zoe Ball, 46, on the BBC Two companion show, the Paralympic gold medal winner revealed that the person he wants to win […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Jonnie Peacock sent home as Debbie McGee narrowly avoids exit

The 24-year-old athlete was in the bottom two against show favourite Debbie McGee following her unusual Spice Girls-themed performance last night. Jonnie and his professional partner Oti Mabuse performed their Tango again as 59-year-old Debbie and Giovanni Pernice danced the Samba.  Judge Craig Revel Horwood chose to save Debbie and Giovanni, explaining: “For technical cleanliness […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Jonnie Peacock reveals huge blunder you missed – find out here

When the couple appeared on BBC companion show It Takes Two today, Oti admitted that she froze during one practice before the live show, and forgot her own steps.  “I forgot the choreography, me the person who made it,” she confessed to presenter Zoe Ball. “We started, we got in hold and I went, ‘Where […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Jonnie Peacock to change peoples views on disability

Sprint champion Jonnie Peacock MBE, who won paralympic gold, wants viewers to see that having a disability is not a bar to putting on a good show – and joked that it could be his turn to waltz off with the glitterball this series.  Jonnie’s right leg was amputated below the knee after contracting meningitis […]

Paralympic medallist Jonnie Peacock on Strictly Come Dancing: I always relish a challenge

GETTY Jonnie Peacock has selected as the first disable contestant on Strictly Come Dancing Such a cruel blow when he was five years old could have ruined his life.  Instead, it instilled a determination that took him all the way to the top of the podium at the London Paralympics. And now, just when you […]