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Today’s top gossip:
Reverend And The Makers’ Jon McClure has revealed the rider Oasis ordered in for their Wembley Stadium gigs in London earlier this month. According to McClure, whose band supported Oasis at the shows, the Gallaghers and co put on an impressive spread that included fairy cakes, spiced coleslaw, Mexican food and “enough booze to sink a small battleship”.
McClure, who was speaking from the backstage area, continued: “There’s also a selection of cold meats, a very interestingly chopped tomato, broccoli with a flaked almond thing on top, a selection of bread and a small statue of an elephant” (Metro).
From the papers:
Boy George says he received letters from Elton John, Stephen Fry, Matt Lucas, Antony Hegarty and Holly Johnson while he was in prison earlier this year. He was sentenced to 15 months after having a row with a male escort (Daily Mirror).
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