Reformed British boy band Take That have topped the UK singles and album charts for the third successive week.
The four-piece's single PATIENCE and album BEAUTIFUL WORLD held onto the top spots in the charts yesterday (10DEC06), despite competition from SIR Cliff Richard and Oasis.
Veteran pop star Richard crashes into the singles chart at number two with 21ST CENTURY CHRISTMAS, with Gwen Stefani's WIND IT UP climbing fives places to number three.
TRULY MADLY DEEPLY by CASCADA is at number four with BOOTIE LUV's BOOGIE 2NITE rounding out the top five singles.
Oasis' STOP THE CLOCKS is a non-mover at number two on the album chart with Westlife's THE LOVE ALBUM at number three.
SIEMPRE by Il Divo and U2's U218 collection complete the top five.