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Dirty Weekenders in France, TV review: Disappointingly chaste

There wasn’t quite enough Dick in Dirty Weekenders in France with Richard E Grant (Channel 4). That title does promise a certain amount of intimacy with our host, non? But aside from a scene in which Richard writhed (fully clothed) on the bed of the 15th-century converted mill he was staying at, Dirty Weekenders was disappointingly chaste.

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Strong acting fails to rescue a series with promise

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When you think about it, breakfast television has always been full of utter insanity cleverly disguised as banalities. The sexual tension between presenters, the garish soft furnishings, Mr Motivator’s unitards... But most viewers will have been unaware of just how bonkers it was behind the scenes until watching documentary The Battle for Britain’s Breakfast on BBC2, last night.

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Yeah boi to the return of the absurd constructed reality show

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There was blood, breasts and dragons but in the end it was just an average day in Westeros

Nikolaj Coster Waldau
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Lannister

Game of Thrones season 4, episode 1, TV review: Breasts bared, blood spilt – yes, it was worth staying up for

A few dragons can’t disguise the story’s basis in real British geography and culture

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