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
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
Leaked documents show Ukip leaders approve NHS privatisation once it becomes more 'acceptable to the electorate'
- 1 The BBC has just done more to eradicate ‘terrorism’ than all our wars since 9/11
- 2 Dog thinks owner is drowning in lake, dives in and tries to pull him out
- 3 Thank heavens for Louise Mensch and her foul-mouthed tweets to world leaders
- 5 Phil Neville backtracks on Tomas Rosicky 'I'd smash him' comments from Match of the Day 2