Gerard Gilbert is a television writer and feature writer for The Independent.
29 December 2013 12:00 AM
‘Call the Midwife’ writer Heidi Thomas tells Gerard Gilbert about the show’s impact
23 December 2013 04:25 PM
In your quest for good Christmas television you’ll probably have to search beyond the predictable big-hitters. Here's our guide.
20 December 2013 03:00 PM
Yes, there’s Downton, but also Austen as murder mystery, comedy from Sarah Silverman and thrilling documentaries about climbing Everest
19 December 2013 12:00 AM
Gerard Gilbert meets the scene-stealing Miranda Hart - and finds she is relishing being in someone else's series ahead of her own arena stand-up tour
18 December 2013 11:22 AM
BBC's The Great Train Robbery airs tonight on the eve of Ronnie Biggs' death
17 December 2013 11:53 AM
Fresh Meat co-star Greg McHugh joins Jack Whitehall for the Bad Education Christmas special
11 December 2013 01:32 PM
Tune in for a double dose of Michel Roux Jr tonight
Sherlock series 3: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman provide teasers for the biggest comeback in British television
06 December 2013 01:42 PM
While the cast reveals very little about Sherlock's return, co-creator Steven Moffat says 'there is a clue that everyone has missed'
01 December 2013 12:00 AM
Gerard Gilbert meets the award-winning screenwriter trying to get to the bottom of Britain’s most notorious real-life crimes
28 November 2013 11:00 PM
Did they play golf in Soviet Russia? If not, then the KGB's idea of burying a secret cache in a bunker on a golf course might seem less slipshod than it did in last night's BBC2 Cold War spy thriller Legacy. After all, how was the KGB to know that British courses are full of perennially useless hackers such as myself who, when bunkered, tends to displace more sand than Lawrence of Arabia charging a Turkish goods train? I'd soon have uncovered it.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Scottish independence: Yes campaign feels the heat as Alex Salmond's NHS claims come under furious attack
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
£23m Birmingham cycle scheme is attacked by Tory councillor for not catering to the elderly
- 1 Thailand deaths: Pair's bloodied bodies found naked on Koh Tao beach
- 2 Scottish independence: Ireland since 1919 is a lesson for Scotland in what a Yes vote means
- 3 Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
- 4 John Travolta addresses former pilot's gay romance allegations publicly for the first time
- 5 Kanye West stops concert after two fans don't stand up - doesn't realise one is in wheelchair and the other disabled