Lily Allen to start record label and open a theatre – The Daily Gossip

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Today’s top gossip:
Lily Allen revealed she is planning to set up her own record label as well as her own theatre (Daily Star).

From the papers:

Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman has quit smoking, aged 73. He’d been a smoker for 55 years, and stopped after doctors told him he could develop emphysema (Daily Star).

Madonna planted a tree in the opening ceremony for the site of her Raising Malawi Academy. The academy will open in 2011, and will have 500 girls as pupils (Daily Mirror).

Cheryl Cole sent a £700 pair of high heels to fellow ‘X Factor’ judge Danni Minogue for her 38th birthday (The Sun).

Amy Winehouse bizarrely chanted “Billy Bragg! Billy Bragg!” when Robert Plant went to collect his Outstanding Contribution To Music gong at the Q Awards (Daily Mirror).

Rihanna is set to play a private gig on the world’s largest cruise ship next month (Daily Record).

Katy Perry had Oompa Loompas painted on her fingernails for her ‘Charlie And The Chocolate Factory’-themed 25th birthday bash (Daily Star).

Indie couple Kate Nash and Ryan Jarman of The Cribs were spotted wearing matching heart-shaped necklaces with the word “love” written on them (The Sun).

Paulo Nutini arrived at the venue for a gig in Melbourne to find his name spelt wrong on the ads for the show (Daily Record).