Ronnie Wood is honoured with the Freedom of the City of London

Rolling Stones star Ronnie Wood has been honoured with the Freedom of the City of London in recognition of his services to music.  The musician, 73, has received the accolade which is offered by the City of London Corporation to celebrate a significant achievement within a particular industry.    In a statement the rocker said that … Read more

Princess Diana to be honoured with London blue plaque as English Heritage reveals six signs to women

Princess Diana will be among six inspirational women honoured with an English Heritage blue plaque this year, for her ‘devotion to her charity work’. The accolade to the Princess of Wales, who would have been 60 this year, will ‘mark one of the buildings associated with her life before her marriage’ to Prince Charles, said … Read more

Jack Whitehall reveals he is ‘honoured’ to host the Brit Awards for the FOURTH time in a row 

‘I must be doing something right to be invited back’: Jack Whitehall reveals he is ‘honoured’ to host the Brit Awards for the FOURTH time in a row By Sean O’grady For Mailonline Published: 22:03 GMT, 23 March 2021 | Updated: 23:25 GMT, 23 March 2021 Jack Whitehall is set to host the Brit Awards … Read more

Coronation Street’s Johnny Briggs to be honoured with an ITV special after his death aged 85

Coronation Street’s Johnny Briggs to be honoured with an ITV special reflecting on his 30-year stint as Mike Baldwin on the soap – after the actor’s death aged 85 Johnny Briggs: Coronation Street Legend airs Monday 29 March at 8pm on ITV  By Laura Fox For Mailonline Published: 16:47 GMT, 23 March 2021 | Updated: … Read more

Italian PM threatens to ‘suffocate’ AstraZeneca as EU says jab contracts ‘MUST be honoured’

The Italian prime minister has urged the EU to ‘suffocate’ vaccine makers who fail to deliver on their contractual obligations amid a row over supplies from AstraZeneca. Italy imposed the first EU-sanctioned export ban on vaccines yesterday when it blocked 250,000 AstraZeneca jabs from heading to Australia – which was due to start inoculations with … Read more

Clara Amfo is honoured with her own a one-of-a-kind Barbie doll

Clara Amfo has been honoured with her own Barbie Doll after being unveiled as a Barbie Role Model following her powerful speech on racism. The Radio 1 DJ, 36, has collaborated with Barbie on their ‘raise your voice’ campaign, which is a rally cry to girls to stand up for themselves and their beliefs. In summer 2020, … Read more

Memorial to Captain Tom: Matt Hancock says war hero has a ‘place in history’ and should be honoured

A permanent memorial to inspirational Captain Sir Tom Moore should be built to recognise his contribution to the NHS, the government said this morning. Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock confirmed the 100-year-old had cemented his place in history after his heroic fundraising efforts. He said his courageous rallying of the country during the … Read more

It’s A Sin star Jill Nalder admits she was honoured to play Jill Baxter’s mother

‘It was a real thrill’: It’s A Sin star Jill Nalder admits she was honoured to play Jill Baxter’s mother in hard-hitting show after her own experiences helped inspire the character By Jason Chester for MailOnline Published: 11:04 GMT, 29 January 2021 | Updated: 11:04 GMT, 29 January 2021 The woman whose life provided inspiration … Read more

Row erupts over decision to rename road which honoured British general after the founder of Sikhism 

A London council has been hit by a backlash after renaming a road that honoured the hero of Lucknow after the founder of Sikhism.    A section of Havelock Road – named after Major General Sir Henry Havelock – was rebranded as Guru Nanak Road in Southall, Ealing, on Monday.  The new road sign has sparked a furious … Read more

Marcus Rashford honoured during BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Marcus Rashford honoured for his efforts to end child food poverty with a ‘Panel Special Award’ during BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year as Manchester United star admits he ‘didn’t expect’ reaction to his campaign Marcus Rashford was honoured at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards He was given a Panel Special Award … Read more