1. Locals left heartbroken as 'lovely' nurse and mother is found dead outside Tesco

    By Sarah Slater & Rachel Hagan The body of a "lovely" woman who was sleeping rough in Dublin was found outside Tesco on Sunday morning. The woman, aged in her early 50s, was discovered yesterday and her death is believed to be the second known death of a rough sleeper in the countr
  2. ITV Emmerdale offers health update on Zak Dingle after Steve Halliwell's death as co-star speaks out

    By Jasmine Allday Emmerdale issued a health update on Zak Dingle this evening after Steve Halliwell's death. Steve had played Zak on the ITV soap for decades, but sadly he passed away last year. Zak had barely appeared on screen for several months prior to that, but his character h
  3. ITV Emmerdale fans in tears at Zak Dingle's absence from wedding after actor's death

    By Jasmine Allday Emmerdale fans were in tears tonight as Zak Dingle's absence from Belle's wedding was explained. Zak Dingle was played on the ITV soap for several years by Steve Halliwell, but tragically he died at the end of last year at the age of 77. His first appearance in th
  4. ITV Emmerdale Zak Dingle actor Steve Halliwell's troubled rise to fame - homelessness to soap icon

    By Julia Banim Emmerdale fans are devastated to learn of the sad death of Steve Halliwell, who played Dingle patriarch Zak Dingle for 29 years. The soap legend passed away 'peacefully' at the age of 77, surrounded by loved ones who he made 'laugh to the end'. In a statement announc