Prosecution says soap star was lying when he denied sexually abusing five girls
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Tuesday 12 February 2013
Technology has finally caught up with Doctor Who, which is to be screened in 3D for its 50th anniversary later this year.
Friday 08 February 2013
The BBC is to premiere a string of shows on its online iPlayer service before they are shown on television.
Thursday 07 February 2013
Actor Peter Gilmore, who headed the cast of long-running BBC seafaring drama The Onedin Lane, has died at the age of 81.
Thunderbirds Are Go (again)! ITV commissions 26 episodes from Lord of the Rings special effects team
Monday 04 February 2013
Thunderbirds Are Go once again, 50 years after the cult show featuring the exploits of International Rescue first went on air.
Sunday 03 February 2013
The dead parrot! Mrs Sartre!! How did we manage before 'Monty Python'? Very well indeed...
A miserable future for Pinewood... unless residents accept the expansion of one of the world's busiest studios
Sunday 27 January 2013
A little to the west of London, the mighty Thor battles evil dwarves, Helena Bonham Carter sings "Master of the House" in a near-perfect recreation of French Revolution-era Paris, and James Bond is on the pull.
Thursday 24 January 2013
Doctor Who's 50th anniversary is to be celebrated with the issue of a commemorative coin in New Zealand.
Wednesday 16 January 2013
Two generations of children who grew up on the BBC radio programme Listen with Mother will for ever remember the opening words: "Are you sitting comfortably? Then, I'll begin." For 21 years from its inception (1950-71), Daphne Oxenford was one of those most notable for delivering the line and reading stories in a 15-minute show also featuring songs and nursery rhymes. The others included Julia Lang and Dorothy Smith, and pre-school listeners and their mothers were hailed to hear their welcome by the equally memorable theme tune, the Berceuse from Fauré's Dolly Suite. Listen with Mother finally ended in 1982.
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Call The Midwife star Jessica Raine has said she is constantly stopped by fans - in the toilets.
Monday 14 January 2013
North Sea employment is set to boom this year. Up to 50,000 new jobs are expected in Britain's oil and gas industry, according to analysis by a leading industry headhunter.
Sunday 13 January 2013
Both countries' stock markets show huge potential but there are many issues to weigh up before investing your money
Friday 11 January 2013
Long-serving Coronation Street star Julie Hesmondhalgh is leaving the soap after 15 years as TV favourite Hayley Cropper.
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Wednesday 02 January 2013
New figures show rival period dramas Call The Midwife and Downton Abbey outshone Coronation Street in the Christmas Day battle of the period dramas.
Monday 31 December 2012
On Saturday night a news bulletin was ITV1's most-watched programme - with several primetime programmes failing to gain audiences of 2 million
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
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- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more