Latest Rachel Tucker Stories

2008-09-22 12:00:25

By MAUREEN COLEMAN Belfast's Rachel Tucker is set to make her leading lady West End debut tonight in the hit musical we Will Rock You. Family and friends of the I'd Do Anything singer travelled to London over the weekend to cheer her on in her 'meaty' new role. The pretty brunette from the north of the city will play the the part of sassy Meat in the Queen musical at the Dominion Theatre. Based on the songs of the legendary band, We Will Rock You was written by Ben Elton in...

2008-08-26 00:00:22

By DREW DIXON and CAREN BURMEISTER Tropical Storm Fay blasted ashore at the Beaches Thursday with powerful wind and a churning ocean, turning the beach into a fatal danger zone, intermittently knocking out power and blowing debris along coastal roads. A 21-year-old woman drowned when she and two men went swimming and were caught in rough seas off Atlantic Boulevard about 12:30 p.m. Thursday, police said. The woman, from Valparaiso, Ind., was pulled from the ocean and transported to...

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