15 Aug 2011

Kristen Stewart: I love me a vampire

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Kristen Stewart may be tempted to sport vampire fancy dress when the Twilight saga ends, as she has revealed she is a big fan of the supernatural creatures.

The actress told Bang Showbiz she first read Stephanie Meyer's novels as a teenager – before being cast as Bella Swann – and really related to the story and its characters.

"I f***ing love me a vampire. I was 17 when I read Twilight and at the time it was so perfect for me.

"Vampires are a little

15 Aug 2011

Bungling thieves leave store empty-handed after TNT gaffe

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A trio of bungling thieves in Zimbabwe ended up leaving a store they had tried to rob empty-handed after making a critical error in their planning.

The criminals broke into a service station close to Harare and tied up a shop assistant, according to the Metro.

Next, they headed to the safe and set up some explosives around it in order to free the money inside.

However, they appear to have been a little over-zealous with the TNT and instead of blowing the door open, they obliterated

12 Aug 2011

Part of line-up announced for Michael Jackson tribute concert

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Some of the line-up for a Michael Jackson tribute concert set to take place in Cardiff has now been announced, fans of the singer may be interested to hear.

Confirmed for the one-off event at the Millennium Stadium are Cee-Lo Green, Leona Lewis, Craig David, Christina Aguilera and – even though we thought they fizzled out nearly a decade ago – Alien Ant Farm.

However, they did cover Smooth Criminal in a rock style back in 2001, so perhaps that's why they were approached for

12 Aug 2011

Lionel Messi has tattoo of his mum

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Lionel Messi may be ranked as one of the world's best footballers, but that doesn't mean he has forgotten his roots.

The FC Barcelona player has been photographed on holiday by the Metro displaying an unusual tattoo of his mum's face.

He is taking a break in Ibiza with girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo and teammate Dani Alves and the body art was clearly visible on his back as he stripped off to frolic on their private yacht.

Messi, 24, comes from Argentina and clearly misses

11 Aug 2011

Happy Birthday, Mr Men!

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They may not look it, but the Mr Men and Little Miss characters have now turned 40.

Mr Tickle was the first of the cartoons created by Roger Hargreaves in 1971 in response to a question from his son Adam.

As they sat around the breakfast table, the then six-year-old asked his father what a tickle looks like.

Suddenly inspired, Roger went off and drew a little orange creature with strangely long arms and wrote a little story to go with him.

Mr Tickle was

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