There is an excellent satire to be written about the trials of the BBC over the last 12 months. Making News is not it. A new comedy from Robert Khan, a Labour councillor for Islington, and director Tom Salinsky, who last lampooned the government in Coalition, it focusses on the BBC's tendency to become the story, rather than report it.
In a rod-swinging contest between hard-man rulers, Alexander Lukashenko, the President of Belarus, has outdone Russia’s Vladimir Putin by reeling in a real-life Blinky, the radioactive fish of The Simpsons fame.
The two families will meet in autumn 2014
The titan of University Challenge reckons it’s time the BBC stopped treating audiences like idiots
Comedy star Caroline Aherne is to be among the cast of voices for a new animated children's series for the BBC.
After being steered from one suspect to the next with breakneck speed during the course of eight spell-binding episodes, any sensible Broadchurch fanatic knew it had to be Joe Miller, the suspiciously perfect home-husband of Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller, who killed the boy.
Judge Mr Recorder Burns gives company director Barton Simpson community order for attempting to board flight with antique hand gun
Girls creator Lena Dunham has revealed she is a big fan of British television shows.
The pipe-puffing, braces-wearing Denis Forman was one of the godfathers of commercial television in Britain. He firmly believed in making high-quality programmes that were also popular. Under his stewardship, Granada Television was particularly noted for the investigative journalism and dramas that it produced for the ITV network.
New figures show rival period dramas Call The Midwife and Downton Abbey outshone Coronation Street in the Christmas Day battle of the period dramas.
Thanks to the cold weather and TV on demand, I've caught up on a whole year's worth of great (and not so great) Christmas TV
The former director general of the BBC is being asked to clarify exactly what he knew when
For too long the BBC has been a bubble. Will it produce flagship shows relevant to the vast majority of people in Britain - or dwindle into cultural irrelevance?
Don't sacrifice decades of journalistic quality because of two very different mistakes
Tim Davie, also a habitué of extreme marathons, may cope with the pressures of the job rather better than his predecessor