Former lead singer of The Pogues thrown out of the UK's famed rehab clinic...

Former Pogues lead singer Shane McGowan has been thrown out of The Priory, favoured rehab clinic of the stars, for bad beaviour.

McGowan was admitted to the #400-a-night clinic some weeks ago for drug addiction.

According to reports in UK tabloids, the singer was given his marching orders after a row with staff.

A source is reported as saying: “There were a few sharp words and he was asked to leave. Shane is not an easy person in any circumstances.”

It’s also reported that singerSinead O’Connor is threatening to sue McGowan following comments he made about her recently on an Irish television show. More details as we get them.