Talk of the Town: Are Britain’s Got Talent directors violating Covid guidelines while filming its 15th season? Amanda Holden, host of Britain’s Got Talent shines in latest snapshot but also reveals a large maskless audience










Have Britain’s Got Talent bosses been bending Covid rules while filming the new series? 

According to my spy, who was watching the London Palladium as shows were being recorded, some of the faces behind Judges David Walliams (and Amanda Holden) did not need facemasks.

‘It seemed pretty obvious they were doing it so there would be no masks in the background of camera shots of the judges,’ I’m told. 

My spy in the wings at the London Palladium, where shows were being filmed last week, tells me that some people sitting directly behind judges including David Walliams and Amanda Holden did not have to wear facemasks

According to my spy, who was watching the London Palladium as shows were being taped, some of the faces behind Judges David Walliams (and Amanda Holden) did not need facemasks.

Everyone else ¿ those at the sides, further back and in upper levels of the theatre (pictured) - did have face coverings on

Everyone else – those at the sides, further back and in upper levels of the theatre (pictured) – did have face coverings on

Everyone else – those at the sides, further back and in upper levels of the theatre – did have face coverings on.

 At the time of filming, mask-wearing was compulsory in theatres.

A spokesman for the show’s production company Fremantle cited a loophole that allowed those involved in filming not to wear masks, adding: ‘They are socially distant from each other and the rest of the audience.’

It started as a lockdown romance but I’m sorry to report that I hear things are over already for Alice Eve and multi-millionaire aristocrat Pete Czernin.

Star Trek actress, Janet Garrick, began seeing Howard de Walden’s 56-year old heir last year. Her family has 92 acres in Central London.

Lucinda is his ex-wife and he has 2 grown-up kids. 

It started as a lockdown romance but I¿m sorry to report that I hear things are over already for Alice Eve and multi-millionaire aristocrat Pete Czernin

It started as a lockdown romance but I’m sorry to report that I hear things are over already for Alice Eve and multi-millionaire aristocrat Pete Czernin

56-year-old film producer Czernin, second from left, is the heir to the Howard de Walden barony, whose family owns 92 acres of Central London

Czernin (56-year-old film producer), is second from the left. He is also the heir of the Howard de Walden Barony. His family has 92 acres in Central London.

My source tells me: ‘Alice wanted to start a family of her own but Pete did not.’

I revealed the pair were in a relationship last August, with Alice splitting her time between Pete’s home in Oxfordshire and her own in West London.

Friends are encouraging them to pick a date to marry nine months after George Osborne proposed to Thea Rogers. 

Engaged couples must wait six months for a wedding plan to be finalized in high-society circles. 

Nine months after George Osborne popped the question to his former aide Thea Rogers (pictured together), pals are urging them to set a date for the wedding

Friends are encouraging them to pick a wedding date nine months after George Osborne proposed to Thea Rogers, his ex-aide (pictured together). 

The former Chancellor has won a battle with a neighbour to build a grand extension to his historic £1.6 million mansion in Somerset, pictured above

The former Chancellor has won a battle with a neighbour to build a grand extension to his historic £1.6 million mansion in Somerset, pictured above

George and Thea are not any closer to the sending of those important invitations. 

Mind you, George has had other things on his mind – the former Chancellor has won a battle with a neighbour to build a grand extension to his historic £1.6 million mansion in Somerset. 

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