Britney Spears was finally able to break her silence in court this week when she gave shocking and harrowing testimony of life under her conservatorship. Fans of the singer have been campaigning for years to #FreeBritney. Following her impassioned pleas to be released from the conservatorship, the Free Britney movement has the world's attention.
From fleeing persecution to fighting for the right to donate blood, Metro.co.uk have put a spotlight on issues from across the LGBT+ community this week. Here's a collection of some inspiring and powerful stories, as well as a look at the things we need to do to better support all members of the LGBT+ community.
After years of hoping we'd see Friends back on our screens again, that time finally came. This week saw the airing of the Friends Reunion. Stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer got back together on the beloved comedy’s famous set to look back at their time on the show. Here are all the best moments and revelations that came out of the special.
An official inquiry into Princess Diana’s 1995 Panorama interview found former BBC journalist Martin Bashir 'guilty of using deceitful behaviour' to secure the conversation. Here's all the fallout from the shocking conclusion of the investigation, including reaction from the BBC, Royal Family and more.
Mental Health Awareness Week is more important than ever this year and Metro.co.uk have enlisted the help of eight excellent celebrity guest editors across our sections to cover some powerful and important stories all week. Here is a small selection of some of the brilliant mental health stories we have covered.
Metro.co.uk Lifeline is back. Our aim is simple – to raise as much money as possible for charity with YOUR help. For 2021, we have chosen to support Medical Detection Dogs, who help train dogs to detect life-threatening illnesses, such as cancer and coronavirus. Here we're showcasing real-life stories about some amazing canines - and if you (and your dog) want to join the likes of Alexandra Burke and Pete Wicks on our sponsored Woof and Walk in June, there's info on how to sign up.