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Pete Doherty speaks out ahead of UK general election: “Don’t let it be the Tories”

He addressed fans at The Libertines' Manchester show last night

Pete Doherty handed hefty fine and suspended jail sentence following Paris arrests

The Libertines frontman Pete Doherty has been fined £8,500 and handed a three-month suspended jail sentence for "violence while intoxicated" after being arrested in Paris twice in a week. The 40-year-old singer was detained in the French capital's Pigalle district after buying cocaine in the early hours of Friday morning and was provisionally fined £4,280. After being released from custody, he went...

Pete Doherty arrested in Paris for second time after “drunken brawl” with teenager

Pete Doherty has reportedly been arrested for the second time in 48 hours after allegedly getting into an fight with a teenager in Paris. The Libertines frontman is thought to have been arrested on Sunday (November 11), some 24 hours after he was released following an earlier arrest for buying cocaine at 3AM. Doherty was seen throwing punches at a male teen...

Pete Doherty “arrested for buying cocaine” in Paris

Pete Doherty
Pete Doherty has been arrested in Paris after police allegedly caught him buying cocaine. According to local reports, the 40-year-old Libertines singer was found in possession of drugs when approached by police in the early hours of Friday morning (8 November). The incident allegedly took place in Paris' Pigalle district on the corner of Rue Fontaine and Rue de Douai. French outlet...

From Freddy Krueger to Leatherface: these are the absolute scariest horror villains of all time

Creating a Mount Rushmore of horror villains is some difficult shit. Truth be told, we’re not sure we could do it in just four faces, which is why this Halloween we’re bringing you our 10 favourites – with a big old list of honourable mentions to follow at the end of it all. These are the 10 characters that...

Pete Doherty has been given a six month driving ban

Pete Doherty & Carl Barat Perform At Hackney Empire
Pete Doherty has been hit with a six-month driving ban after being caught speeding. Read more: Every Libertines song ranked in order of greatness The Libertines man was also handed a £9,200 fine at Folkestone Magistrates Court after being caught on the same camera speeding four times, reports The Mirror. The court heard Doherty, was driving a VW Transporter each time and...

This? Just a video of Pete Doherty get pulled along by his huskies on Boris bike

An eagle-eyed fan has spotted (and then duly filmed) Pete Doherty riding along on a Boris bike being pulled along by his husky dogs. After getting hospitalised after a hedgehog spike became infected earlier this year, the Libertines man is once again in the news for ridiculous reasons. Read more: Every Libertines song ranked in order of greatness The new footage was...

Watch footage from Pete Doherty and Carl Barat’s intimate Hackney Empire show

Pete Doherty and Carl Barat returned to the Hackney Empire last night for the first of two special acoustic performances at the iconic London venue. Check out photos, footage and the setlist below. Taking to the stage shortly after 8PM, the gig marked their first acoustic set together for five years – and arguably one of their most sedate, too....

The Libertines’ The Albion Rooms bar and studio in Margate to open this weekend

This weekend, The Libertines will finally open the doors on their Albion Rooms property in Margate – with the bar and studio space opening on Saturday August 31. The band have been teasing plans for the 10-room, five storey property since 2016, before revealing last year that it would be called ‘The Albion Rooms‘ and inviting fans to buy their own brick to help...

Listen to Sarasara collaborate with Pete Doherty on new single ‘Tinkertoy’

Sarasara has collaborated with Libertines frontman Pete Doherty on a new song, 'Tinkertoy.' You can listen to the song below. Ahead of the release of her second album, 'Orgone', which is due to arrive on July 5, Sarasara revealed that she worked on the collaboration with Doherty after she first moved from Paris to Margage. Doherty is her neighbour there. "I’m not...