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Ryan Adams cancels entire UK and Ireland tour

Ryan Adams cancels entire UK and Ireland tour

Entertainment
Ryan Adams has cancelled his upcoming tour of the UK and Ireland, in the wake of allegations of sexual misconduct by the star.Nine dates, including two at London's Royal Albert Hall, have been scrapped. Several fans had already sought refunds, saying they could no longer support the artist."Full refunds to ticket purchasers will be processed by end of day on Monday," said Ticketmaster in a tweet announcing the news. The cancellation comes two weeks after the New York Times published a report containing allegations that Adams had exchanged sexually inappropriate messages with a teenage girl. Adams' lawyer said the star "unequivocally denies" engaging in inappropriate communications with someone he knew was underage.The FBI later ...
Liverpool 1-1 Leicester City: Harry Maguire cancels out Sadio Mane goal

Liverpool 1-1 Leicester City: Harry Maguire cancels out Sadio Mane goal

Sports
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes snow on the Anfield pitch contributed to a frustrating night for his Premier League leaders as they were held to a draw by mid-table Leicester City.Liverpool extended their advantage over nearest rivals Manchester City to five points yet failed to build on Sadio Mane's early goal on a pitch that Klopp believes made quick passing more difficult."You saw that the ball didn't roll really," said the German, whose side were denied a second-half penalty when Naby Keita was fouled by Ricardo Pereira. "If you then have the ball pretty much for 70 to 80% of the time it makes life really uncomfortable. "The only problem is if it stays on the pitch and that was ac...
X Factor cancels voting after sound issues

X Factor cancels voting after sound issues

Entertainment
The X Factor has cancelled its public vote after the show was hit by sound issues on Saturday night.Viewers complained that the judges and some of the performances sounded distorted and contestants sounded like "Daleks".ITV apologised and said the vote will take place on Sunday's show instead.It is thought to be the first time voting has been cancelled in the singing show's 15-year history.Viewers started to encounter sound issues during the performance by Danny Tetley and continued through Anthony Russell's song. A message appeared on screen which read: "We are sorry for the temporary interference in sound."At the end of the programme, another message said: "Due to a technical issue, tonight's v...
Unilever cancels controversial UK exit plan

Unilever cancels controversial UK exit plan

Business
Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant Unilever has cancelled plans to move its main headquarters from London to Rotterdam after Brexit. The Marmite-maker presently has two parent holding companies: Unilever plc, whose shares are listed in London and New York; and Unilever NV, which is based in Rotterdam and whose shares are listed in Amsterdam and New York.Under the proposals, shares of Unilever plc would have been replaced with one new share in Unilever NV, while the two parent holding companies would be replaced simply by Netherlands-based Unilever NV.After resistance from shareholders, however, the company will instead retain both its headquarters in the UK and the Netherlands.Sky News City editor Mark Kleinman described the decision as a "humiliating climbdown for the board ...
Love Island babe Megan Barton Hanson CANCELS ALL appearances 'due to personal reasons'

Love Island babe Megan Barton Hanson CANCELS ALL appearances 'due to personal reasons'

Entertainment
The TV babe, who is currently dating Wes Nelson, had been hired for a host of PA's and meet and greet sessions with fans up and down the UK.However, according to one venue to had booked the blonde beauty in Scotland, Megan Barton Hanson  has pulled out of all work commitments until the forceable future.She has been due to appear at Lourenzos Dunfermline in Fife tonight, but in a last minute shake-up the Meg has dropped out – citing "personal reasons” the process.A post shared on the official Lourenzos Dunfermline Facebook page now reads: "IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT."Management cancellation: Megan Barton ITV PULLED OUT: Meg's team have confirmed to Lourenzos she won't be appearing ...