Peter Kay's latest project, Car Share, due to be broadcast in the spring, will make BBC history. It's the first television comedy that the corporation has commissioned to be shown first on the internet – on their streaming service, iPlayer – before being transmitted later on terrestrial TV.
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Peter Kay, co-founder of the Sporting Chance Clinic which has helped names such as Paul Gascoigne and Paul Merson, has died
Tuesday 17 September 2013
Kay helped set-up the clinic for sport stars to seek help alongside former Arsenal and England captain Tony Adams in 2000
Tuesday 20 August 2013
They can't possibly have experienced enjoyment before me, could they?
Friday 16 August 2013
Tuesday 25 June 2013
Brady ‘makes soup on hunger strike’
Saturday 20 April 2013
Silence will honour Boston victims
Thursday 28 March 2013
Alice Jones' Arts Diary
Monday 25 March 2013
Peter Kay is to star in his first BBC One comedy, which will debut on iPlayer before being broadcast on television.
Monday 18 March 2013
David Bowie has scored his first number one album in 20 years with a record that is also the fastest-selling of the year so far.
Friday 15 March 2013
In case you haven't noticed, it's the 25th Red Nose Day.
Sunday 05 February 2012
You see those two tiny dots in the distance? That's you, that is. Well, it was if "you" were Rob Newman and David Baddiel. Oh, how we chuckled at their "History Today" sketches in the early 1990s. How we roared as they took their shtick to Wembley Arena, becoming the first comedians to fill its 12,000 seats. How we wept when we realised we were sat so far from the stage that they might as well have been sarcastic marionettes.
Wednesday 03 August 2011
Saturday 30 July 2011
Aficionados of Britain's stop-start motorways will know the M61 north of Manchester for two reasons.
Sunday 06 March 2011
Sunday 27 February 2011
Ruaridh Jackson has been a long time coming as the Next Big Thing in Scottish rugby. It was in December 2008 that the then fledgling fly-half first showed his potential on a major stage, producing a stellar performance in Glasgow's 35-31 Heineken Cup defeat at Bath. He was just 20 and a debutant starter not just in Europe's premier club tournament but for Glasgow in any competition.
Sunday 26 December 2010
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Elif Shafak: Turkish author warns against rise of British nationalism
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests
Nigel Farage promises Ukip will not 'stigmatise' would-be migrants – and says he wants 'everyone to speak the same language'
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- 2 Kate Moss: Previously unpublished nude photo revealed by Mert and Marcus
- 4 World Book Day: Boy 'excluded' from school after dressing up as Fifty Shades' Christian Grey
- 5 Bad Jews poster 'censored' on London Tube