Denise Welch

Denise Welch proud of sons’ ‘big social conscience’

Denise Welch proud of sons’ ‘big social conscience’

Denise Welch admits she hasn’t always been a "perfect mother" but is proud of her sons for having a "really big social conscience". The 61-year-old actress has kids Matt, 30, and 18-year-old Louis Healy with ex-husband Tim Healy, and she is pleased they have grown up as feminists, support diversity "in any way" and are "huge supporters of the LGBT community... »

Denise Welch’s Celebrity Big Brother win felt ‘hollow’

Denise Welch’s Celebrity Big Brother win felt ‘hollow’

Denise Welch’s ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ win felt "hollow" because of her mental health struggles. The ‘Loose Women’ star won the celebrity version of the reality programme in 2012 but although she triumphed in the show, she now admits it was "the wrong time" to go on the show. She said: "It was the wrong time for me to go in there. I won it, an... »

Denise Welch doesn’t recognise who she was before she quit booze

Denise Welch doesn’t recognise who she was before she quit booze

Denise Welch barely recognises who she was before she quit drinking. On Thursday (18.04.19), the 60-year-old presenter marked seven years since she gave up alcohol and she took to social media to reveal how her sobriety has saved her life. In a candid post, she tweeted alongside a heart emoji: "Today marks 7 yrs since I had my last drink. I hardly recognise the woman I was but I feel for her.... »

Denise Welch once left a sex toy in her hand luggage for busy flight

Denise Welch once left a sex toy in her hand luggage for busy flight

Denise Welch once got caught with a sex toy in her hand luggage. The 60-year-old actress revealed the embarrassing moment she forgot to take the intimate item out of her bag and leave it in her suitcase as she jetted out for a break during a very busy time for airports. Appearing on ‘Loose Women’ and opening up about her most awkward moments, she laughed: "I once left a vibrator i... »

Denise Welch had ‘no idea’ Linda Robson was ‘struggling’

Denise Welch had ‘no idea’ Linda Robson was ‘struggling’

Denise Welch "feels so sorry" for Linda Robson. The 60-year-old presenter admitted that she had "no idea" her fellow ‘Loose Women’ panellist – who sparked concern for her health when police and paramedics visisted her home twice over Christmas over fears she was close to a breakdown – was "struggling", and she has urged anyone who needs help to... »

Beverley Callard slams stars for glamorising depression

Beverley Callard slams stars for glamorising depression

Beverley Callard has slammed fellow celebrities for making mental health "fashionable" like a "Gucci handbag". The 61-year-old actress – who is best known for portraying Liz McDonald in ‘Coronation Street’ – has been open about her battle with depression in the past, but admits there is "a danger" it could be seen as trendsetting. She told Best... »

Matty Healy talks exploring sexuality

Matty Healy talks exploring sexuality

Matty Healy "kind of" wants to kiss guys. The 1975 frontman – who is in a relationship with model Gabriella Brooks – insists he isn’t attracted to men in a "carnal, sexual way" but he has shared same-sex smooches in the past. Asked if he’s attracted to men, he said: "Yes, but not in a carnal, sexual way. The other sex is still attractive, it’s... »

Denise Welch will ‘get her kit off’ when she’s 90

Denise Welch will ‘get her kit off’ when she’s 90

Denise Welch plans to "get her kit off" when she’s 90. The 60-year-old star has opened up about her body confidence after her weight loss – which saw her shed 2st 4lbs over nine weeks, five years ago – and she wants to stay proud even if it embarrasses her children. Denise – who has recreated the bikini photo that inspired her to drop the pounds – told the D... »

Denise Welch dubs Roxanne Pallett ‘manipulative and vindictive’

Denise Welch dubs Roxanne Pallett ‘manipulative and vindictive’

Denise Welch has dubbed Roxanne Pallett "manipulative and vindictive". In wake of the recent ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ controversy – where Roxanne branded Ryan Thomas a "woman beater" when he playfully punched her – the ‘Loose Women’ presenter has called the incident the "most horrific" thing she’s seen on television. Although t... »

Denise Welch never wants to see Michael Madsen again

Denise Welch never wants to see Michael Madsen again

Denise Welch "hated every minute" of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ and never wants to see fellow contestant Michael Madsen ever again. The ‘Loose Women’ panellist infamously clashed with the ‘Reservoir Dogs’ star during their 2012 stint on the reality TV show, and the former ‘Waterloo Road’ actress insists she would cross the road if she saw the ... »

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