Jess Denham

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BBC presenter Chris Evans is the favourite to replace Clarkson on Top Gear should the presenter be suspended

Chris Evans favourite to replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear: Who are the other contenders?

As Clarkson's exit is confirmed we look at the potential candidates who could fill his shoes

Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny may reunite for The X Files

The X Files set for 'limited run' of comeback episodes with Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny

Fox bosses are reportedly in discussions for 10 new episodes of the sci-fi series

Glastonbury organisers Emily and Michael Eavis fully support Kanye West as headliner

Kanye West at Glastonbury 2015: Emily Eavis backs 'always interesting, never boring' headliner as petition against rapper hits 125,000

Festival co-organiser Eavis thinks music fans should be celebrating the booking

Harry Potter studio tour accused of cruelty over use of owls in live shows

The Warner Bros attraction is under fire from animal rights activists Peta

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the 2014 movie

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fans mourn the death of their favourite hero in a hard shell

Spoiler alert: It was tragic and brutal end - you might want to grab the tissues

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is in talks to star as Edward Snowden in a new Oliver Stone film

Fraggle Rock movie: Joseph Gordon-Levitt to star in and produce Jim Henson film

The colourful muppet TV series was a big hit in the Eighties

The new female incarnation of Thor is here to stay, Marvel has confirmed

Female Thor beating male Thor in Marvel Comics figures, proving that women do sell

Female Thor is proving a commercial success after being introduced last year

Judi Dench will act alongside her daughter Finty Williams for the first time in The Vote

The Vote: Judi Dench to star with daughter in polling station play aired live on election night

Dench will share a stage with Finty Williams for the first time at the Donmar

Jeremy Clarkson has been warned by the BBC but no further action will be taken after his use of the n-word in Top Gear outtakes

Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear return: Suspended host set for live event in Norway next week

Live shows are still scheduled to be going ahead with no update from the BBC as fans await news on Clarkson's suspension

Cult classic Mean Girls produced many pieces of immortal wisdom - but it could have been a very different film

Tina Fey's Mean Girls musical '60 per cent' done

Legally Blonde's Nell Benjamin is hard at work writing the lyrics

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Power dressing is back – but no shoulderpads!

Power dressing is back

But banish all thoughts of Eighties shoulderpads
Spanish stone-age cave paintings 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'

Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor