Devon County Show breaks world record for longest line of bunting

Best in show! Devon County Show breaks record for the longest line of knitted bunting in the world with 80,000 flags stretching NINE MILES

  • Seven-month effort saw knitters around the world knit a stretch of bunting and send it over to Devon
  • The contributions were laid out at Westpoint in Exeter and the 79,001 flags stretched almost nine miles
  • It will almost double the existing Guinness World Record for longest knitted bunting when officially verified
  • Organisers said lockdown boosted the cause with knitters across the globe spending more time indoors 

An army of knitters has smashed the Guinness World Record for the longest-ever line of bunting with almost 80,000 flags stretching nearly nine miles.

The mammoth seven-month collective effort, so big it had to be laid out in a Devon exhibition hall and photographed by drone, is almost twice as long as the previous world record.

People from all over the world sent in their lines of bunting after Deborah Custance Baker, chief steward for crafts and gardens at the Devon County Show, asked for contributions for a record attempt in November.

Rows of knitted bunting stretching nearly nine miles laid out at Westpoint in Exeter as a new Guinness World Record is set 

Knitters across the world contributed to the effort after organisers of the Devon County Show sent out an appeal

The multi-coloured bunting was strung together by Devon County Show organisers and officially measured for the record

The bunting was strung together by staff at the Devon County Show in Exeter, which had to be cancelled because of the Covid-19 pandemic, and laid out over two days.

With each pennant no more than two inches apart to comply with Guinness World Record rules, the 4,590 square metre floor space of Westpoint Arena was covered by 79,001 flags.

When officially measured, it beat the existing world record of 31,119 flags and 4.6-mile length held by Upton House in Banbury, Oxfordshire, though the new record has yet to be officially verified.

The measuring was performed by chartered surveyor and official measurer Will Morrison from Strutt and Parker in Exeter, and was verified by Will Morrison and witnessed by three adjudicators – Lord Devon, Councillor Phil Twiss and TV presenter and crafter Kirstie Allsopp.

Kirstie said: ‘This staggering of bunting is just incredible and has really given me an incentive to give it one more try.’

Many knitters incorporated thank you messages for the NHS into their bunting designs as they stayed home during lockdown

Subject to official verification, the remarkable effort will set a new Guinness World Record for longest knitted bunting 

Organiser Ms Baker said: ‘The crafts and gardens marquee is one of the most popular sections at Devon County Show and all of our stewards and visitors are really hands-on.

‘Every challenge we’ve set them so far they’ve not only succeeded in achieving, but have blown our expectations out of the water. The bunting is no exception.

‘We cannot believe people’s dedication and commitment to the task. We thought we might just beat the existing record but doubling it is a truly astonishing feat.’

She added that the coronavirus lockdown had helped efforts, with people spending more time at home.

‘Many of our contributors have commented on how knitting has really helped them through this difficult period of self-isolation by giving them a sense of purpose.

The nine miles of bunting consisted of 79,001 flags and filled the entire floor of Westpoint Arena in Exeter, Devon

The record-breaking bunting will remain at Westpoint until September though the Devon County Show has been cancelled 

‘Several who had committed to making just a few, suddenly found they had both the time and inclination to double, even triple their original pledge.

‘We originally wanted to do the stringing and measuring at Exeter Cathedral with as many contributors who wanted to help as possible.

‘As it was, we weren’t able to do this. I’ve had to have all the bunting delivered to me at home and I’ve literally been drowning in it, and done all the stringing myself.

‘Westpoint seemed like a great alternative to measure the record. It’s an enormous, covered event venue which due to the pandemic is currently not in use and has enabled us to lay out the bunting, which has taken a full two days, whilst remaining compliant with social distancing regulations.’

Having been measured, the documentation will be submitted to Guinness World Records and verified before the record is made official.

The bunting will remain in Westpoint until September.

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These pictures show all the mayhem kids have been causing during lockdown

The main people thriving during this whole lockdown thing seem to be mischievous children, who are getting into all sorts while stuck at home.

And although we adults end up being stuck with clean-up duty, we can’t help but laugh at the ridiculousness that ensues when little ones get a cheeky glint in their eye.

A survey by kitchen towel brand Regina recently found that childhood antics had increased during lockdown, with 44% of parents surveyed saying their kid had tipped food all over themselves and 33% of parents having had to clean up a felt-tip drawing on the sofa.

Next on the list of top messes British children had been making include clothes covered in mud, make-up smeared everywhere, living room walls given the pen drawing treatment, and glitter.

Now we remember the infamous YouTube baby that covered himself in peanut butter, but it appears that our children have more expensive taste, with over a quarter of them covering themselves head to toe in face creams or other high-priced lotions.

Parents have been sharing some photos of their messy menaces, with everything from porridge to paint being smeared everywhere.

While the aftermaths of each scene is likely to be a nightmare to clean up, we just know that it’s hard to stay mad when they look so hilarious.

And despite the fact four out of five parents say that when their child is being quiet, they have a sense of dread, 61% said that when facing a mess, they are more likely to laugh than cry.

93% of parents say they would rather have messy but happy kids over bored yet clean children. As the old saying goes, ‘a dirty child is a happy child’ and ‘there’s no point crying over spilled milk’.

Psychologist Emma Kenny who was involved in the survey said, ‘The findings demonstrate that whilst every parent wishes that their child came with a stain-free guarantee – and in spite of spending nine hours every week tidying up after them – they still feel that messy play is an imperative part of childhood. 

‘Many studies have shown that a happy child thrives in their environment through creative expression. Young children do this through messy play as it is firstly fun, and secondly a fantastic way to change the environment around you. 

‘Whilst parents can often find cleaning up after their children frustrating, and a little exhausting, they also understand how important a sense of freedom is for their little ones. 

‘Children see the world as a large playground and that is what makes the fleeting years of childhood so special. Mud pies, mucky clothes and faces covered in dirt are commonplace for happy kids. 

‘Whilst this is understandably annoying for parents trying to keep a lovely home, it is symbolic of a happy child, who feels safe enough to be creatively free to express themselves.’

 ‘This study shows that cleaning up can be stressful, but creative and messy play is actually good for our kids,’ says Rosa Carpanini from Regina Blitz who commissioned the research. 

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Neighbours cast show off new social distancing rules on set

The Neighbours cast have given viewers a tour of the set to demonstrate how production has adapted under the new social-distancing measures amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Now that filming has resumed on the show, Takaya Honda, Matt Wilson, April Rose Pengilly and Tim Robards showed fans the changes that have been made to ensure the safety of the actors and staff.

The stars, who play David Tanaka, Aaron Brennan, Chloe Brennan and Pierce Greyson in the Australian soap, spared no detail and walked through a range of departments, including hair and make-up, the extras room and of course, the set.

Before even being allowed access onto the site, guests have to have the temperatures taken. Once they’ve got the all-clear, they’re good to go.

Wilson explained that the majority of the production has now gone digital, meaning that the soap’s scripts are all online.

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‘There’s absolutely minimal contact now,’ he said.

Honda added that the producers are working hard to rewrite scripts so that the cast can maintain their 1.5 metre distancing.

Meanwhile, Pengilly revealed that the producers have stepped in to serve as extras.

‘It makes me very nervous when it is the producers because they are the big bosses,’ she confessed.

The cast confirmed that while new rules mean there’s no kissing or touching on set, special camera techniques can be used to give off the illusion certain characters are closer than they are.

Speaking about the changes, Chris Oliver-Taylor — the chief executive of Freemantle Australia — said: ‘It’s going to look a bit odd.’

‘[But] Neighbours is a show that can get away with it.’ ‘We employ hundreds of staff who want to work and feel they can. It’s important we continue to produce a show that reaches millions of people in the UK and a significant audience in Australia.’

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Bad Boys Spin-Off TV Show Is Happening On Fox

This year’s action sequel Bad Boys For Life was a big hit, and it showed that there was still plenty of interest in the action franchise, which stars Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. It might have been the first Bad Boys movie in 17 years, but a spin-off show quietly premiered back in May last year. Titled LA’s Finest, it focuses on Detective Syd Burnett, the character played by Gabrielle Union who appeared in 2003’s Bay Boys II. Season 1 of the series screened on the on-demand channel Spectrum, and it will make its network TV debut this fall.

As reported by TV Guide, LA’s Finest Season 1 will be part of Fox’s fall line-up. With the COVID-19 pandemic causing TV production to be suspended throughout Hollywood, networks are relying on already-finished shows to fill out their schedules. Season 1 will air on Fox on Monday nights. In addition, Season 2 of LA’s Finest is also set to premiere on Spectrum in June, and has been bought by Fox for a future broadcast.

The series also stars Jessica Alba as Nancy McKenna, a detective who teams up with Burnett to take on LA’s most dangerous criminals. The LA’s Finest pilot was originally made for NBC, but when the network passed on it in 2018, Spectrum picked the show up for full season.

Bad Boys For Life stands as the most successful movie of 2020 so far, making $419 million at the worldwide box office. However, there have been very few other big releases since it hit theaters at the end of January, and with theaters closed, it was rush-released to home entertainment platforms in April. Check out GameSpot’s Bad Boys For Life review, and this look at how the movie pulled off one of its wildest stunts.

For more, read our guide to the biggest upcoming shows of 2020 and beyond.

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Moonlight and Best in Show: W Editors Pick Their Favorite Films


David Bornfriend

Welcome to the W Movie Club, a new series in which W magazine’s editors pick five iconic films to watch while in quarantine. This week, senior news editor Kyle Munzenrieder shares some of his favorites. They’re mostly high-wire productions, only barely held together by the convictions of their creators.

You Were Never Really Here

Two hot takes: 1) The real tragedy of Joaquin Phoenix winning the Oscar for Joker is that he should have won it for this film instead (he took home the equivalent award for this performance at Cannes after all). 2) I am willing to bet that before creating The Mandalorian, Jon Favreau saw this film and thought “Okay, but what if it was PG and with some Boba Fett-guy instead?”  

Phoenix stars as a veteran struggling with PTSD who has taken a job as a hitman with a strict moral code: he only goes after sex offenders. His latest assignment tasks him with recovering the trafficked daughter of a powerful New York State Senator, but uncovers a web of corruption that goes far deeper than he suspects. Director Lynne Ramsay masterfully manages to fit so much texture into a disciplined 95 minutes, and never goes full Grimdark despite the subject matter. She never loses touch with the humanity of Phoenix’s character or the girl he’s trying to protect. While the film can get brutal at times, it is perhaps not a spoiler to say it ends on a generally touching moment. 

Best in Show

By this point, I know Jennifer Coolidge’s “We both love soup” improvised monologue pretty much by heart, but her delivery of, “We could talk or not talk forever, but still find things to not talk about” still cracks me up after twenty years. It’s just one of several eternal joys of Christopher Guest’s classic. Set at a prestigious pedigree dog show, Guest instead turns his attention to the canine’s cooky owners in a cringe comedy style that presaged television comedy classics like The Office and Kath & Kim. In addition to Coolidge, you’ll also find Parker Posey as a pitch perfect yuppie stereotype, Catherine O’Hara and Eugene Levy playing married long before Schitt’s Creek, and a career-defining turn as the show’s color commentator from national treasure Fred Willard. 

Is it any surprise that the creators of Netflix sensation Tiger King have admitted they used the film as a reference point in crafting their own tale? 


I’m 17 years old and obsessed with Kathleen Hanna’s electropunk band Le Tigre, and I could only listen to their song “What’s Yr Take on Cassavetes?” before deciding that I guess I really, really did need to develop my own take on Cassavetes. I’m still working that out, but I do (almost self-consciously) truly love his breakthrough film Faces. The film gets caught up in, and to a degree lost in so much academia, discourse and history (it’s technically viewed as the birth of American independent cinema, or whatever), that the fact it’s just a simple and effective character study of an empty marriage in decline gets lost. Like, if you wish Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story focused less on the longview on a decision to divorce and instead just showed us the exact moments where the marriage breaks down (along with a more stinging view of the particular couple’s class status), Faces is the film for you. John Marley plays a midlevel, middle-aged studio exec, Lynn Carlin plays the housewife who’s grown wary of the stasis, and then there’s (heart flutter) Gena Rowlands as the good-time girl who decidedly is a lot more than a heart of gold. Is it better to trade in joy and excitement for comfort, status and security or to be young and live free? The film doesn’t offer much of an answer other than the fact that we all have to get up in the morning, deal with the choices we made the night before, and get on with it. 

Irma Vep

Maggie Cheung is probably one of the biggest international big screen icons of the past thirty years that your average American has never heard of (the actress, now retired, apparently preferred it that way, taking up residence in New York and enjoying the anonymity). So it’s sort of ironic that one of her few English-language roles finds her playing a fictionalized version of herself coming to the west for the leading role in an action film (albeit, in this case a sort of ill-conceived and very French action film). Created by director Olivier Assayas (known best internationally as the man who proved Kristen Stewart can act) a very of-the-moment critique of French cinema of the ‘90s, the film still holds up largely thanks to Cheung’s performance as an outsider caught up in an unfamiliar and often silly culture. 

I’d be lying if I didn’t say the scene where she has a Sonic Youth-soundtracked freakout while confined to her rather small hotel room and decides she needs to break out hasn’t been playing on a loop in my mind while in lockdown. 

Pair with Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation for riffs on similar themes, or with Cheung and Assayas’s second collaboration Clean (with the knowledge that the director and the star were briefly married and divorced between the production of the two films). 


Miami is a city easily and often stereotyped by popular culture. It is also one I was born not too far from (geographically, anyway), and called home for twelve years. 

Co-author Tarell Alvin McCraney and director Barry Jenkins had long been tipped as promising favored sons by the Miami cultural cognoscenti (which, yes, exists, thank you). McCraney was already a star in the theater world beyond the city’s bounds, and Jenkins was a promising director. His previous short film Chlorophyl stars non-actor friends and acquaintances of mine and manages to capture a little time capsule of our particular slice of the city at a certain time. 

Moonlight largely takes place in a part of the city that belongs to McCraney and Jenkins and I cannot call my own, yet is distinctly Miami. By the time I saw it for myself, I had only been in New York for a few months and was in the middle of experience my first real winter at all. The film’s visuals warmed me and captured the region like no film before: the orange glint of street lights in certain neighborhoods, the look of a beach as a storm rolls in, the heaviness of the humidity captured in every frame.

The response to the film was beyond anything anyone could have predicted, yet I wonder if some aspects of the film’s significance was still lost on international critics. This wasn’t a movie that just happened to be set in Miami, but one that could only be set there.

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Heartwrenching pics show coronavirus nurse being comforted as three patients died during ‘worst day’ at packed hospital – The Sun

PICTURES show the heartwrenching moment a nurse comforted a coworker after an emergency response at a packed hospital, as three patients died of COVID-19 during her 12-hour shift.

Capri Reese, one of many nurse practitioners at a South Side Chicago hospital working to save lives during the coronavirus pandemic, was captured reassuring her coworker on Tuesday.

The touching moment came after a 56-year-old female patient suffered a life-threatening episode.

“It was our worst day,” Reese told the Chicago Sun-Times of her 12-hour shift.

Reese responded to five code blues – or emergency situations where a patient goes into a life-threatening respiratory or cardiac arrest – in her Tuesday shift at Roseland Community Hospital, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.

In the same shift, three patients died of the virus.

Across the globe, more than 3.2 million cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed, with over 233,000 deaths.

In the U.S. alone, there have been more than one million cases confirmed, with over 63,000 deaths.

As nurses and doctors face staff shortages due to various reasons from the virus – whether it's because workers fall ill, a family member becomes sick, they have to take care of children amid school closures, or other reasons – the pandemic has weighed heavily on front line workers.

“The nursing staff is under enormous stress,” Reese told the Chicago Sun-Times.

On a 14-person hospital staff, there were five people missing in one day.

The hospital is also facing shortages of personal protective equipment – essential to keeping healthcare workers protected from contracting the virus.

Other hospital workers and lawmakers across the country have asked for more equipment, including masks and gowns, as the entire country battles the pandemic.

Reese – along with other healthcare workers working to save the lives of patients – said she has moments of difficulty.

"It’s scary,” she told the Chicago Sun-Times.

“I am, to be honest, scared. I have broken down, several times.

"But if you know me, I’m a ‘There’s-no-crying-in-baseball’ kind of person. I have to keep a strong face in front of my family," she added.

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Another TV Show Gets Canceled By Netflix After Just One Season

When it comes to Netflix originals, the streaming service has a knack for putting out a lot of new content, as well as cancelling a lot of it. Following in the footsteps of October Faction, V-Wars, and so many other single-season original series, Netflix has announced it will not renew its Idris Elba-led comedy, Turn Up Charlie, for a second season.

A statement from Netflix, published on Deadline, acknowledges the hard work from the show’s cast and crew alongside Elba–who starred, co-created, and served as executive producer on the series. The statement ends with a note that Netflix “[looks] forward to continuing our relationship with Idris on future projects.” What Elba may be interested in creating for Netflix in the future is anyone’s guess.

Turn Up Charlie pulled from the actor’s experience as a DJ (Elba performs under the very good alias, DJ Big Driis) to inspire the premise for of the eight episode comedy, which also starred Piper Perabo (Coyote Ugly; Looper) and JJ Feild (Captain America: The First Avenger).

The first season of the show debuted on March 15, 2019.

And although Netflix has been canceling shows left and right, the company doesn’t plan on delaying any original content because of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re interested in what’s coming down the line, check out what’s new to Netflix in May.

And speaking of things you should be watching, consider listening to GameSpot’s weekly TV series and movies-focused podcast, You Should Be Watching. With new episodes premiering every Wednesday, you can watch a video version of the podcast over on GameSpot Universe or listen to audio versions on Spotify, Stitcher, Google Play, and Apple Podcasts.

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Bodycam Appears to Show NYPD Cop Planting Drugs During Traffic Stop

Watch this cop miraculously find a nug of weed where no nug of weed existed before.

Shocking bodycam footage appears to show the moment an NYPD officer planted weed in a car during a traffic stop.

The footage, obtained by The Intercept, shows a cop searching a vehicle for several minutes, before miraculously "finding" a nug of marijuana by the drinks holder — despite having already looked there a number of times.

Jason Serrano was a passenger in the car when Staten Island police officers Kyle Erickson and Elmer Pastran pulled it over, citing a broken taillight.

After approaching the car, the officers claimed it smelled like weed, and ordered Serrano and his female driver friend out of the car.

Serrano tried to tell the officer he was recovering from surgery after being stabbed in the abdomen and could barely move, and even lifted his shirt to show him his wound, but is ordered out of the car anyway.

The officer demands Serrano hand over his jacket, but he refuses saying "I’m not getting searched for no reason". The cops then grab him and wrestle him to the ground before handcuffing him, leaving him writhing in pain. He remains there for the rest of the traffic stop, until an ambulance eventually comes to take him to hospital. (He would remain handcuffed there for five days).

Meanwhile, as the officers begin to search the car, Erickson can be heard telling his partner "we need to find something."

But Erickson’s search comes up empty-handed; he can even be heard muttering "F–k!" as he fruitlessly rummages.

The camera clearly shows him looking through the center console, and nothing is there.

Erickson appears agitated as he tells his partner "I see nothing?"

"It’s alright," Pastran replies.

"You know what I mean?" Erickson asks. "Yeah," comes the reply.

After several more minutes of searching, Erickson can again be heard admitting he hasn’t found anything. But 15 seconds later, he returns to the center console cup holder, and can be clearly seen placing something there.

"There’s a little bit of weed," he says to himself.

After fiddling with Serrano’s jacket out of sight of the camera, the two officers then conclude it had weed flakes all over it.

"There’s flakes everywhere though," Pastran says matter-of-factly. "Yeah, no he had weed… you can see there’s weed here," Erickson concurs.

At the end of the search, the officers ask each other "you good?" — before fist-bumping.

Serrano, who was not aware of the footage at the time, ended up pleading guilty as part of a plea deal to avoid jail time.

"There’s nothing to say, the video speaks for itself," he said. "I didn’t have no marijuana, I had no weed, I had no drugs, I wasn’t driving, it wasn’t my car, the taillight wasn’t broke."

"They had no reason to stop me at all, besides harassment."

He was charged with resisting arrest, obstruction of government administration, unlawful possession of marijuana, and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

"They said I was resisting arrest, but I just didn’t want to hit the floor, the only thing I was thinking about was this," he said, referring to his stab-wound surgery. "I still had staples in me… I couldn’t even stand up straight."

It wasn’t the only time Officers Erickson and Pastran were accused of planting drugs; just weeks before this March 2018 traffic stop, the pair pulled over another teen — and the conversation recorded between them by their bodycams is very similar to Serrano’s arrest.

That footage, obtained by the New York Times, cuts out right before one of the officers "finds" a lit marijuana cigarette on the back seat… even as the driver roars that he’s planting something in the car.

Halfway through Erickson’s testimony during that case, the judge stopped him and prosecution advised him he might need a lawyer. The charges against that teen, Lasou Kuyateh, were eventually dropped.

An internal investigation found no wrongdoing on the officers’ parts. They are both still on patrol.

"The body camera footage in question was captured in a March 13, 2018 arrest that was adjudicated three months later with the defendant pleading guilty to resisting arrest," a spokesman for the Deputy Commissioner for Public Information told TooFab.

"An internal Police Department review of that arrest found no misconduct and the case was closed. In addition, internal investigators at the New York Police Department reviewed every video ever made by both officers involved in the arrest and found no evidence of any serious misconduct."

"Separately, a review committee of the Richmond County district attorney’s office found, unanimously, that in no instance had any BWC footage indicated the officer acted criminally."

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Star Wars: Rogue One TV Show Cast Just Keeps Getting Bigger

The Star Wars TV show based on Diego Luna’s character from the movie Rogue One continues to add to its cast. Variety reports that Stellan Skarsgard and Kyle Soller are in “final negotiations” to appear on the show. Their roles were not specified.

Skarsgard recently starred in HBO’s acclaimed drama Chernobyl, while he also played starring roles in the Oscar-winning movie Good Will Hunting, the MCU movie Thor, and the American version of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. He’ll be seen next in Dune.

Soller had roles on the TV shows Counterfeit Cat, Poldark, and 101 Dalmatian Street, while he also appeared in the 2012 movie Anna Karenina.

The Rogue One TV show is written by the co-writer of the movie, Tony Gilroy, and he will also direct multiple episodes. The show was at one point penciled in to premiere in 2021, but it has yet to begin production, and things could change due to the COVID-19 crisis.

The TV show is set before the events of the Rogue One movie, focusing on Diego Luna’s character, Cassian Andor, with Alan Tudyk coming back to play the K-2SO robot. Disney has described the show as a “spy thriller.”

Whenever it is ready, the program will air on Disney+, and it will be just the latest live-action Star Wars show on the subscription service, following The Mandalorian. Disney is also producing a new Star Wars show centered on a young Obi-Wan Kenobi, with Ewan McGregor returning. Additionally, Disney is producing a second season of The Mandalorian.

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Katie Price’s reality show returns for hour-long special and explains her Priory treatment for PTSD – The Sun

KATIE Price's reality show will return to TV next month for an hour-long special.

The candid episode of Quest Red’s My Crazy Life will explain Katie’s treatment at the Priory for post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after she suffered a breakdown.

A press release for the show reveals mum-of-five Katie, 41, will lift the lid on a troubled year that saw her split from Kris Boyson and be declared bankrupt.

It also tells how the special will document Katie's career relaunch with a make-up tutorial in Newcastle and a trip to the French Alps to perform her comeback single at a garage music festival.

With things looking up, the coronavirus pandemic took hold in the UK leaving Katie worried for the well-being of terminally mum Amy as she isolates.

Meanwhile today The Sun Online revealed Katie wants to sign up for Celebrity Masterchef after cooking for her son Harvey in lockdown.

She has been slaving over the stove to make sure her 17-year-old son has nutritious meals that meet his complicated dietary requirements.

Harvey is partially blind, autistic, has Prader-Willi syndrome and struggles with septo-optic dysplasia, which affects his growth.

Katie has said she fears he could die from diabetes after he recently tipped the scales at 22 stone.

So last night she cooked up a healthy sausage casserole for her son and even got Harvey to help her load the dishwasher.

Now Katie exclusively told The Sun Online: "Harvey’s dietary requirements are as important as his medical needs.

"I love my food, cooking for Harvey and the kids is something I really plan to do more – the kitchen is the heart of any home.

"Harvey has to have well balanced meals to maintain his weight – his medication means maintaining his weight can be a challenge, but his favourite food is chicken.

"Cooking is something to keep us all focused and upbeat in lockdown.

"Getting home cooked food is key in supporting your own bodies immune system – it’s a win/win situation.

"I would love to be invited to do Celebrity Bake Off, or Celebrity Masterchef – it makes me hungry just watching it!

"I could give those celeb chefs a run for their money – I’d do meals on a better budget too!"

Meanwhile, she has been "struggling" after not seeing her four kids during lockdown as her eldest son Harvey has a "high risk of dying" from coronavirus.
The reality star, 41, is currently isolating with Harvey as children Junior, 14, and Princess, 12, stay with dad Peter Andre and Jett, six, and Bunny, five remain with their dad Keiran Hayler.

However, not only does Harvey's conditions make him vulnerable to the virus, her mum Amy also has a terminal lung disease – meaning she can't see her either.

Katie Price: My Crazy Life premieres at 10pm Monday 4h May exclusively on Quest Red and dplay.

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