Singer Steve Strange dies aged 55

Steve Strange, lead singer of 1980s pop band Visage, has died following a heart attack, his record label says. He was 55.

The Welsh New Romantic icon – best known for the hit ‘Fade To Grey’ – died in hospital in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.

Ex-Visage bandmates Midge Ure and Rusty Egan said they were “devastated” to hear of his “untimely passing”, adding: “Steve was a major face of the 80s.