How can one complaining individual have so much power over the silent masses?
For more than 70 years, the format of Radio 4's Desert Island Discs has remained the same. Castaways on the imaginary island are given a Bible and the complete works of Shakespeare, then asked to choose their eight favourite records. Now, according to a source at the BBC, senior producers have discussed dropping the Bible as a reflection of our increasingly secular society.
As one in three UK children are born into poverty, one child will never know that reality thanks to his father's occupation as "Prince of the United Kingdom".
Media mogul Simon Cowell is believed to be expecting a child with his friend's estranged wife, according to reports.
Comic Matt Lucas is to star in a silent comedy-style show for BBC1 - his first new character series without sidekick David Walliams.
Jessie J will shave her head for the charity night, celebrating its 25th anniversary
Timothy Spall goes posh in a new PG Wodehouse adaptation
Our pick of the best on the box this festive season
As Sue Townsend's stories are reissued for the 30th anniversary, Will Dean salutes his dysfunctional hero
As Sue Townsend’s stories are reissued, Will Dean salutes his dysfunctional hero
Celebrity chef switched to 'graveyard slot' as TV ratings plummet
The latest comedy show from Little Britain duo Matt Lucas and David Walliams has been recommissioned for a second series, the BBC announced today.
The long, boozy lunch may no longer be a part of media culture, but you'd never know it from all the new restaurants opening in Soho. Just when it seemed that chain cafés and bars would choke the life out of London's creative heartland, the place has been revived by an infusion of exciting, independently-owned new openings.
He stands 6ft 7in, he's just been named the funniest man in literature, and he's the very embodiment of Disgusting (no, not Disgusted) of Tunbridge Wells. Meet children's author Philip Ardagh
Little Britain star David Walliams, whose children's book is on the shortlist for the Roald Dahl prize, describes how he fell under the influence of the late author
The comedian Matt Lucas has pulled out of his debut performance in a West End play following the sudden death of his former civil partner.