He will take to the airwaves from Camp Bastion in Helmand Province from 10 December
Police investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal made a further arrest today as they revealed the number of potential victims has risen to 450.
‘There can’t be many more exciting places to land than Rio de Janeiro’
'The party was blaring out and it got so big the police were called'
The critic without a ticket: Clive James is the funniest thing ever produced by Australia, with the exception of its beer
Critic without a ticket: Britain's finest Olympian has an anti-BS antenna and is incapable of not telling it like it is
Bradley Wiggins' historic Tour De France win sparked a 25% rise in the TV audience for the gruelling contest, figures showed today.
When Boris Johnson appeared on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart during a recent visit to the US, he asked its host: "Why can't we watch your show in England?" It's a question that has tormented UK fans of Stewart's show since 2010, when More4 dropped it. But from this evening, Brits will again be able to see Stewart at work, without recourse to illegal downloads or the few US sites that don't block access.
Blur are to play a live show for BBC radio ahead of their Hyde Park comeback and warm-up gigs.
Gromit, silent companion of barmpot inventor Wallace, was almost a very different four-legged friend.
Violinist Nicola Benedetti has attacked the lack of music provision in schools. The 25-year-old who secured a £2m contract after winning BBC Young Musician of the Year told the Radio Times that the cuts were "catastrophic".
View From The Sofa: Did Andrew Castle have a verbal time capsule ready for future generations?
Single parents speak – and they're not all feckless wasters
Turing gets rebooted - 50 years too late
While many in the entertainment industry talked of their thrill over receiving recognition in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, Armando Iannucci warned it would not prevent him from lampooning the Government.
When Richard Branson was five years old his mother stopped the car, ordered him to get out and told him to make his own way to his grandparents' house. This, it turns out, wasn't an act of cruelty but an effective lesson in learning how to stand on your own two feet.