Eurovision hopefuls Scooch lashed out at Charlotte Church after she branded their song ‘Flying The Flag (For You)’ “absolute’ sh**”. Singer Natalie Powers said: “What kind of role model is this for a mum-to-be?” Bandmate Russ Spencer said: “What a pity that the ‘voice of an angel’ has acquired the mouth of a sewer.”
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Before announcing her pregnancy on Thursday, The Sun reports that Charlotte Church told the paper two weeks ago how she wanted to have children with Gavin. She also revealed that she would say “yes” if the rugby star asked her to marry him. Charlotte said with a smile: “We’re so happy – I’d like to have his kids. I love him and he’s the one.” Read more.
The following message was posted on Charlotte Church’s official web site on Thursday (March 1): “Charlotte has asked us to bring you the news exclusively today via CharlotteChurch.com that she is pregnant. For reasons of privacy, Charlotte has chosen not to comment on this matter, other than to confirm that she and her boyfriend, Gavin Henson, are delighted. In an ideal world, we would not have made this announcement so early in the pregnancy. However, due to recent speculation and persistent questions from the media about this most private of matters, Charlotte felt she had no choice other than to go public and she was keen to ensure that her fans had the opportunity to read the truth here first.”
After Charlotte Church finally quit smoking and with pals noticing the singer has put on a bit of weight in recent weeks, The Sun reports speculation is rising that she’s pregnant. Charlotte also remained sober at her 21st birthday on Wednesday, a low-key affair for close family and friends at her Cardiff home.
After Burberry said they are shutting down is factory in Treorchy, South Wales, next month, Charlotte Church is campaigning to get the decision reversed to save 300 jobs from going to China. “Burberry have made clothes in Wales for years,” Charlotte said. “Their workers have helped make their brand what it is today. If Burberry want to be seen as British they should not send jobs overseas.” Check out more details from BBC News.
The Sunday Mirror reports Charlotte Church and boyfriend Gavin Henson have been accused of threatening a trio of London guys at a bar in the French ski resort of Chamonix. Henson flexed his biceps, telling the guys, “Just look at my guns. I’ll kill you.” Charlotte then screeched: “I’ll have you.” One of the young men, Jamie Wright, told the tab, “We thought it was a joke at first, I mean, who calls their arms ‘guns’? But it went on from being really funny, to really intimidating. It was totally unprovoked and quite frightening.”
Charlotte Church is prepared to ditch junk food as her resolution for the new year. “I eat too many sweets, fizzy drinks, pizza and other rubbish,” Church said. “I do eat fruit and stuff too, but just far too much crap with it.”
The Mirror reports Charlotte Church bought boyfriend Gavin Henson the patch of turf on which he kicked a penalty for Wales in their 11-9 defeat of England last year. “The turf is in a beautiful glass presentation box,” Charlotte’s mother Maria said. “She also got him a paperweight with his hero David Campese’s signature in it. She has been looking on e-bay for months now, bidding like mad.”
Charlotte Church tells Reveal magazine her boyfriend Gavin Henson has banned the singer from purchasing him a Christmas present this year. “Gavin’s a nightmare to buy for,” she explained. “Apparently, even as a child, he didn’t want any presents – can you imagine that – a child who didn’t want presents?”
Rugby star Gavin Henson tells The Sun his girlfriend Charlotte Church packs his lunch every day. “Usually I’ll get a salmon sandwich to take to training but sometimes it’s a couple of chicken breasts,” he said. “It’s so cute. She even rolls it in foil and puts it in a little carrier bag for me.”