Spurs’ David Bentley in car crash after partying with Jet – Daily Gossip

Lily Allen eats a kebab, Amy Winehouse gets on Facebook, Guy Garvey has a trim – your music gossip stop

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Today’s top gossip:

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder David Bentley was charged with drink driving yesterday (August 13), just hours after partying with Jet at London club night This Felling.


The sportsman was heading home after Jet‘s gig at the Parker McMillan venue when he smashed his Porsche 911 Turbo into a lamppost in Northaw, Herts. He was earlier seen with the Aussie band – who were also celebrating drummer Cameron Muncey‘s stag do – backstage after their show. After the prang, Bentley was taken to Hatfield police station, where he was charged with drink driving and ordered to appear before St Albans Magistrates Court on August 28. He later released a statement apologising for his behaviour, calling it “wholly unacceptable” (Daily Mirror).

From the papers:

The KillsAlison Mosshart is to design a rock ‘n’ roll range for New Look (Daily Mirror).

Amy Winehouse has set up a fake Facebook profile in the name of her cat – ‘Shirley The Cat’ – in order to supposedly keep in touch with ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil (The Sun).

Model Agyness Deyn appears in the September edition of Harper’s Bazaar dressed as Michael Jackson. She’s pictured wearing his ‘Thriller’ get-up, trademark glove and is stood next to a chimp who represents Jackson‘s pet Bubbles.

Elbow‘s Guy Garvey went to the Crown barbers in Manchester (Daily Mirror).


Lily Allen posted a picture on Twitter of herself eating a kebab.