‘Chuffed!’ Parish hit Jackie Weaver so excited to meet Anton Du Beke ‘Jackie on Strictly’

Handforth parish councillor Jackie Weaver became an overnight sensation when a virtual parish council meeting spiralled out of control. Weaver had been called in to support the Handforth councillors but chaos quickly ensued when chairman Brian Tolver refused to accept the legitimacy of the meeting. He was kicked out and sent to a virtual waiting […]

Sam Allardyce to QUIT Crystal Palace: Ex-England boss tells Steve Parish he's leaving

Crystal Palace wanted Allardyce to remain in charge after he steered them clear of relegation this season. But the Daily Mail claim the former England manager wants to leave Selhurst Park. According to the report, Allardyce wanted assurances before committing his future to the south London club. Today the 62-year-old held a meeting with Palace […]

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish drops out of Dragons' Den before filming first show

The businessman will be replaced by Tej Lalvani, chief executive of vitamin company Vitabioitcs, after admitting the BBC programme required a greater level of commitment than he could offer. Parish said: “On reflection, I have come to the conclusion that I couldn’t give Dragons’ Den the time and commitment the show needs and that the […]

ITV’s new thriller Bancroft stars Broadchurch’s Sarah Parish and a Game of Thrones star

The four-part drama titled Bancroft will see Sarah, 48, take on the role as respected police officer Elizabeth Bancroft who has dedicated her entire life to the force. On the verge of landing a big promotion as the Detective Chief Superintendent of her precinct, she uses some questionable methods to bring down the vicious Karma […]

Sarah Parish recalls 'uncomfortable' Doctor Who and would only return on THIS condition

Sarah starred in the 2007 Christmas special as The Empress of Racnoss, a giant red spider alien intent on terrorising planet earth. The 48-year-old, whose acting credits include Peak Practice and Cutting It, said she would only return if she was able to play a different character. Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, she enthused: “I’d love […]