And a World War II Spitfire veteran, Owen Hardy (bottom right), 95, died last week after contracting one of the killer flu strains that is currently circulating the UK.
Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has hired the glamorous PR expert who helped him through the breakdown of his marriage.
A source said: 'They are being very clear the separation is not final and they are not getting divorced. One forecaster warned that a 'potent wintry blast' is on its way and could arrive in the UK 'early next week' as the Met Office issued a yellow warning as parts of the UK will be covered in thick fog.
Petra Ecclestone, 29, was supported at the Central Family Court in London today by her older sister Tamara, who had earlier told her on Instagram: 'Hey little fighter, soon things will be brighter' (pictured).
Nearly 2,000 people have been left in hospital from the virus.
This is adding extra pressure onto an already stretched NHS , which is considered to be in the midst of its worst winter on record (pictured left shows how badly different regions of the UK have been hit by flu-like symptoms).
Donald Trump has scrapped plans to visit Britain next month, it is claimed.
The US President was expected to make his first trip to the UK since entering office, but Government officials have been told he has gone cold on the idea.
The pair have allegedly been sharing cosy dinners at the luxury property.
Mr Bone has tonight admitted in a statement that he and Jenny, 57, no longer lived together.
Mrs Coombes was in court today charged with murder, preventing lawful burial, fraud by false representation and obtaining a pecuniary advantage – allegedly having claimed her father’s pension since his death.
Public Health England data 85 people have lost their lives to flu already this winter, compared to the 48 deaths recorded last week.
The body was found after his daughter Barbara Coombes, 63, walked into a police station and said she had killed her father years earlier.