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Keith Lemon tends to keep his private life out of the spotlight, but on Thursday, the TV star made an exception as he shared a rare photo of his wife Jill. The Instagram snap went down a treat with fans, with many comparing Jill to a range of stunning celebrities, including the Duchess of Cambridge! "I thought it was Kate Middleton," one fan replied to the close-up photo of Jill. "Prince William might be jealous," another joked.Others compared the beauty therapist to model Kelly Brook and celebrity chef Nigella, while one commented: "I thought it was Elizabeth Hurley." Others likened Jill to former gymnast Gabby Logan and sports presenter Kirsty Gallacher.Keith paid tribute to his wife on Valentine's DayKeith shared the rare photo to mark Valentine's Day, writing: "Appy Valentine's Day beautiful lady." In his typical jokey style, the comedian quipped: "I would finish with my super hot French girlfriend for a bit of hang time with you. Whoever you are. DM me! I'm Keith Lemon from the telly x."MORE: Princess Eugenie shares cutest Valentine's Day message for husband JackThe Through the Keyhole presenter - whose real name is Leigh Francis - married his sweetheart Jill in October 2002 at Allerton Castle in North Yorkshire. The couple went on to welcome two daughters, Matilda and Dolly. In 2017, the couple stepped out for Jonathan Ross' annual star-studded Halloween party, which also happened to be their wedding anniversary. Keith shared two photos of the pair in their fancy dress costumes with the heartfelt message: "What a lovely anniversary evening. Together 25 years! Married 14 years! Love you Mrs F ever since we were kids xxxxxxxxxx. Love you very much Mrs Francis."Keith's wife Jill rarely makes public appearancesMORE: Kate's sweet solo outing with Prince Louis on Valentine's DayIn public, Keith is known by his alter-ego Keith Lemon. But he has previously revealed that he was convinced by Jill to collect the Best Digital Programme award for Celebrity Juice as himself. "I promised her Keith wouldn't be there so we could just have a bit of time on our own being normal," he told The Sun. "You can tell it's me instead of Keith because I've got my hair tied back into a tiny bun." He added: "My executive producer, Leon Wilson, said it feels like I'm coming out! But I won't be doing it again. I don't want anyone to know who I really am - I prefer being Keith. Everyone goes a bit weird when it's just me."Like this story? Sign up to our newsletter to get other stories like this delivered straight to your inbox.News Sky News
Sir Richard Branson is hunting new funds for his commercial space ventures, months after halting a $1bn (£775m) Saudi-funded deal amid an international furore over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Sky News has learnt that the Virgin Group founder has hired LionTree Advisors, a corporate finance firm, to help raise hundreds of millions of pounds to inject into Virgin Galactic and Virgin Orbit. Discussions with prospective investors, including sovereign wealth funds, private equity firms, high net worth individuals and strategic partners, are already under way, according to people close to the process.News PA Ready News UK
Ex-West Midlands Police inspector Lee Bartram was handed a suspended prison term.News The Independent
The furore over Shamima Begum is unfathomable. Theresa May is using this as a smokescreen to divert public attention from her failure to negotiate a good withdrawal deal with the EU. It also fails to address the root causes of homegrown terrorism and acknowledge Britain’s complicity in the gruesome atrocities perpetrated in Yemen, Syria, Iraq and the ongoing Arab-Israeli conflict.Style Hello!
Strictly Come Dancing fans will be excited to see that the show's cast are reuniting on fellow BBC dance show The Greatest Dancer on Saturday night - but may be sad to learn that one much-loved couple won't be performing. It's thought that Janette Manrara and Aljaz Skorjanec will be absent, sadly, since they haven't been seen in rehearsals for the show. Dianne Buswell, Gorka Marquez, Neil and Katya Jones, Nadiya Bychkova, Amy Dowden, Graziano Di Prima and Pasha Kovalev will all take to the stage with Oti Mabuse and the other The Greatest Dancer captains, however.Janette and Aljaz are thought to be absent from Saturday's performanceOther Strictly favourites missing from the line-up are Karen and Kevin Clifton - Kevin is of course currently performing in musical Rock Of Ages, while Karen is thought to be taking a break. On Saturday afternoon, she posted a picture of her newly manicured nails to her Instagram Story, captioning it: "Self care".Exclusive - Strictly's Ian Waite reveals why the show is harder than ever for the professionalsMeanwhile, Aljaz and Janette were at The Ritz hotel celebrating Aljaz' birthday on Friday, while most of the Strictly gang were at rehearsals for their Saturday performance. Janette revealed on her own Instagram Story that she and her husband have a week's holiday before they start rehearsals for their own touring show, Remembering The Movies.Loading the player...Saturday night's show will be Pasha Kovalev's first performance since announcing he is leaving Strictly Come Dancing to pursue other projects. The BBC posted a tweet on Wednesday which read: "Sadly after eight incredible series, the brilliant @PashaKovalev has decided to leave Strictly. Pasha, from all of us, thank you for your amazing choreography and routines over the years. You'll be sorely missed!" They later added: "We'd like to say a HUGE thank you to @PashaKovalev for being part of the Strictly family for 8 wonderful series - you will be missed."What Neil Jones really thinks of his Strictly Come Dancing chancesSports Goal.com
The Red Devils will mark their treble-winning season with a charity match at Old Trafford, and have drafted their legendary boss back in for the game