Zara Phillips – Zara married rugby player Mike Tindall this afternoon in Canongate Kirk on Royal Mile in Edinburgh. Although not confirmed as attending this week the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh did attend as expected. The bride’s dress was designed by Stewart Parvin, one of the Queen’s designers and she wore Jimmy Choo shoes with her outfit. Have a look at the happy couple leaving the church earlier today.
Diana Vickers – the former X Factor contestant is 20 years old today. Happy Birthday Diana. She is looking to release an EP in the near future having parted with RCA ,her record company, a short while ago. Our guess she will be celebrating with new man George Craig from One Night Only.
Thundercats – the hit 1980’s animated series has been revived and the first episode of the new series was shown on the Cartoon Network yesterday. The series has been well received and the original series still has a big cult following. You can see it is still popular as clips from the original series have had around 5m hits on YouTube. See what you think of the new series with this original trailer.
Rebecca Adlington – top British swimmer Rebecca is right on course for Olympic glory next year with a win today in the 800m freestyle event at the World Championships in Shanghai. It was Rebecca’s second medal of the championships having already won a silver in the 400m freestyle. This time she managed to go one better beating the defending champion Danish swimmer Lotte Friis.
She won 2 gold medals at the 2008 Olympic Games, in the 400m and the 800m. She produced an amazing swim in the 800m final beating the 19-year World Record of Janet Evans.
She became Britain’s first Olympic swimming champion since 1988, she also became the first British swimmer to win 2 Olympic gold medals since 2008.