READ THAT BACK: First Monday Edition -
READ THAT BACK: First Monday EditionBloomberg BNAThe first Monday in October is usually a time of excitement and celebration for court-watchers. It still is—but the celebration is tempered by the knowledge of yet another mass-shooting massacre. As we add Las Vegas to the disturbingly long list of ...
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 12:21 pm
Samantha Womack on parenthood, leaving
HeraldScotlandSamantha Womack on parenthood, leaving Eastenders ... and playing Morticia in The Addams Family musicalHeraldScotlandThere was certainly a fair bit of public opprobrium when Samantha Janus, as she then was, began her long-term relationship with actor Mark Womack in 1999, after they both left their spouses (the couple went on to marry in 2009). And over the years, the ...
Posted on 1 October 2017 | 10:33 am
High school roundup: Johnson leads No. 1 Old
High school roundup: Johnson leads No. 1 Old Lyme to victorytheday.com (subscription)Sam Whittaker (16:54), Chris Abbey (17:31) and Ryan McCauley (17:37) were the top three finishers, respectively, as East Lyme downed Fitch 18-41 in an ECC Division I meet. Noah Barnhart took fifth (18:20) for East Lyme (2-0, 2-0) and Fisher Macklin was ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 7:48 pm
Former Rhos on Sea mum breaks down after
North Wales PioneerFormer Rhos on Sea mum breaks down after learning of honourNorth Wales PioneerA moving film of Debbie giving one of her water safety talks to young people with EastEnders star Samantha Janus will be shown on the programme. Debbie thought she was being filmed for another programme, and had not realised that she had won this ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 12:27 am
Wild! Cassini Probe Spots Weird Waves in
Space.comWild! Cassini Probe Spots Weird Waves in Saturn's Rings (Photo)Space.comThe density wave visible in Saturn's B ring originates 59,796 miles (96,233 kilometers) from the planet, where the "ring particles orbit Saturn twice for every time the moon Janus orbits once, creating an orbital resonance," according to a statement ...and more »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 11:15 am
12 pop stars who've popped up in soaps
To one generation she's best known as Albert Square's Ronnie Mitchell but to millions she's remembered as Samantha Janus, who represented the UK at Eurovision back in 1991, aged just 18. West End and pop star Essex was due to join the cast of EastEnders ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
9 unforgettable UK Eurovision entries from
It came eighth in Eurovision. 3. Samantha Janus - A Message to Your Heart - 1991 She might be best known now for playing Ronnie Mitchell in EastEnders, but Samantha Janus (now Womack), also represented the UK at Eurovision aged 18 and finished joint tenth.
Posted on 21 May 2015 | 8:03 pm
Grease is the word with Wolverhampton
Following in the footsteps of Olivia Newton John, Sonia and Samantha Janus, Holly Stringfellow takes on the starring role of hapless ‘girl next door’ Sandy and, putting the ‘slick’ in slick-back, Tom Winfield stars as musical theatre’s favourite ...
Posted on 26 February 2014 | 1:14 am
Top 10 Eurovision UK disasters: From Bonnie
Bonnie Tyler failed to get pulses racing as she came 19th out of 26 for the UK (Picture: Getty) When Eurovision first began in the 1950s it was a completely different competition. Back before the predictable Baltic-state voting and tedious ‘nil points ...
Posted on 19 May 2013 | 3:22 am
Samantha Janus: I want to be constantly
Samantha Janus adores being a mum. The EastEnders actress, who married Mark Womack in 2009, was traumatised by the soap’s controversial cot death storyline. ‘When Ronnie found her baby dead, I had to stop filming for a bit as I couldn’t stop crying ...
Posted on 22 February 2011 | 7:53 am