Arthritis? It"s no laughing matter, says comedian Ella Kenion whose agonising condition, triggered by food poisoning – almost ended her showbiz…

Arthritis It's no laughing matter, says comedian Ella Kenion whose agonising condition, triggered by food poisoning – almost ended her showbiz dream Actress Ella Kenion got rheumatic disease Reiter&#8217;s syndrom aged 18The pain in her joints nearly kept her from following her dream of acting<br> <p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 00:54 GMT, 25 November 2012 </p> <br> <img src="http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2012/11/24/article-2237870-16315539000005DC-911_306x708.jpg" width="306" height="708" alt="Light touch: Ella's recent weight loss has helped with her joint problems" class="blkBorder" /> <p class="imageCaption">Light touch: Ella's recent weight loss has helped with her joint problems</p> <p>From playing the world&#8217;s laziest cleaner, Mrs Cakeworthy, in The Green Green Grass to a long-suffering teacher in The Catherine Tate Show, Ella Kenion has never been shy about taking on unglamorous roles.

What the blazes, the Devil is on fire: Match-head sculptures go up in flames as the artist himself, David Mach, sets them on fire

What the blazes Amazingly detailed sculptures made from match heads go up in flames as the artist himself sets them alight. These beautiful works of art are the result of meticulous work with thousands of tiny colourful matches which have been used to portray famous faces and recreate legendary artworks.

Wonderland by Kirsty Mitchell: heart-breakingly beautiful photographic series in memory of an extraordinary life

Woman, 36, who lost mother to brain cancer creates breathtaking fantasy land photo series in her memoryKirsty Mitchell”s Wonderland series has been three years in the makingAll costumes, wigs and sets were constructed on a shoestring budgetSome images took up to five months to create She would often wait an entire year to find the perfect natural setting for her shots

The “dark side of Barbie and Ken’s marriage”: Artist’s extraordinary photos tell tale of dolls” miserable relationship

The dark side of Barbie and Ken”s marriage: Artist”s extraordinary photos tell tale of dolls” miserable relationship. Their lives are filled with dream homes, flashy convertibles and ever-stylish wardrobes but Barbie and Ken”s lives may be less than perfect.

Apprentice? I was more like Sugar’s skivvy: How reality TV show nearly wrecked Stella English’s life

Call it coincidence, call it irony, but the first thing that Stella English sees when she arrives at the hotel where we are to conduct our interview is a stack of magazines on the lobby table. On their covers loom the unmistakable features of Lord Sugar, publicising the latest series of The Apprentice.