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'Tomorrow's World' Is Back On The BBC... Sort Of

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Remember ‘Tomorrow’s World’? The BBC primetime innovation show that first introduced us to such jaw-dropping inventions as the breathalyser, the...

Frankie Boyle Gets His Own BBC2 Show - Can He Save UK TV Satire?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Frankie Boyle will sitting in the hot seat for a brand new topical news show on BBC Two. BBC Two controller Patrick Holland announced today that he ha...

Matt LeBlanc HAS Signed Up For Another Series Of 'Top Gear', BBC Confirms

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

There’s been bad news and good news this week for Matt LeBlanc and co. On Monday, it emerged that the series finale of ‘Top Gear’ on Sunday even...

'Line Of Duty' Star Martin Compston Tells Us What He Can About AC-12's New Case

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Line of Duty’ returns for its fourth series this Sunday evening, which means a reunion for AC-12 in what is, arguably, the finest, most suspensef...

Can A Bit Of 'Strictly Come Dancing' Magic Save 'Top Gear'?

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

BBC bosses have an unusual tactic to try and save ‘Top Gear’, and are reportedly planning to sprinkle a little bit of ‘Strictly’ magic on the ...

The 'Top Gear' Ratings Are In, And It's Not Good News For Matt LeBlanc And Co

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The ratings for the latest incarnation of ‘Top Gear’ are in, and it’s not exactly the best news for Matt LeBlanc and co. An average of just 2.8...

‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown’ Set To Take On ‘Bake Off’ As BBC Announces Rival Show

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The (oven) gloves are off after the BBC unveiled ‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown’, a brand new cookery show that is set to take on ‘The Great B...

Stop What You're Doing, Louis Theroux Fans - He's Revealed Plans For Three New Documentaries

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Louis Theroux has announced plans for three new BBC Two documentaries, and revealed the topics that he’ll be covering. Despite initial speculation ...

BBC's Meet The Lords Documentary Accused Of 'Sexing Up' Taxi Scandal

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Politics

The BBC has been accused of trying to “sex up” its documentary about the House of Lords by generating controversy over the claim a peer left a tax...

Chop Off Our Limbs For Use In A Potion? The Genetic Lottery Still Playing Today

Dr Oscar Duke | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK
Dr Oscar Duke

At birth, my parents were told I would not be able to attend a mainstream school and were given lists of the things that my visual impairment would prevent me from doing. Nobody ever suggested that there'd be ample Hollywood career opportunities to play an evil albino monk in the Da Vinci Code and certainly nobody dreamed I'd end up as a doctor working for the NHS.

The Drug Trial: What Went Wrong In The Infamous ‘Elephant Men’ Case

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK

Almost 11 years ago, eight healthy young men took part in a clinical trial of an experimental leukaemia drug known as TGN1412. The drug, which manipul...

Peer Left Taxi Running While He Dashed In To The House Of Lords To Claim His Allowance, BBC Documentary Reveals

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Politics

A peer left a taxi running while he ran in to claim his daily allowance for attending the House of Lords, it was claimed in a BBC documentary. Crossbe...

All Change On ‘Dragons’ Den’ As Two Dragons Quit

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

The BBC are on the search for two leading entrepreneurs after Sarah Willingham and Nick Jenkins announced they are quitting ‘Dragons’ Den’. The ...

Britain First's Paul Golding Falls For Hilarious Spoof On BBC Two's 'Revolting' Show

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK

Paul Golding has been unwittingly pranked by BBC Two’s comedy show Revolting. The Britain First leader was interviewed by Eugene X, a “totally non...

The Real Housewives Of Isis On BBC 2 Is The Most Divisive Sketch Of 2017 (So Far)

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

A BBC Two comedy sketch depicting the fictitious lives of four women married to Islamic State fighters has prompted a heated debate over its appropria...

Claws And Clay: Mastering The Art Of Veterinary Science

James Greenwood | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK
James Greenwood

There is no such thing as finding happiness. Happiness is created through doing something you are innately very good at and therefore you love doing it. I have learnt that by allowing both the time and headspace to let your natural talent breathe, doors will open and the opportunities that may follow are endless. Trust me. Try it.

UK's Best Part-Time Band

Tom Willis | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Entertainment
Tom Willis

From across the UK we had more than 1,200 bands apply for the show, the casting team trawled the country watching more than 100 bands play in six weeks. We had a few Spinal Tap submissions, plenty of 'dad' bands belting out cover versions of Whole Lotta Love, but the overall standard was extremely high.

Chris Evans - Will He Keep Plugging Away?

David Spencer | Posted 30.05.2016 | UK Entertainment
David Spencer

Amid all the excitement and more than a dash of disappointment over the return of Top Gear, it is going to be interesting to hear what happens on Chris Evans' breakfast show on Radio 2 this week. Now all the hype is over, Evans has to deal with pretty poor reviews and some slating feedback...

What I Learned From Sir Tom

Chris Rodley | Posted 16.04.2017 | UK Entertainment
Chris Rodley

What Tom taught me is that it really is possible, if you have a singular talent and a huge amount of confidence, to go out and create the life you've imagined for yourself - even if that life is very different from the one you've been leading - and yet remain the warm, regular guy you were when you set off.

BBC2 Boss Hints At Content For New 'Top Gear'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

'Top Gear' will be a very different show from its predecessor when it relaunches in the spring, promises BBC Two Controller Kim Shillinglaw. READ M...

A Vision of the Dystopian BBC-less Future

David Mooney | Posted 16.07.2016 | UK
David Mooney

You sit back in your armchair, pick up the television remote control and click the screen on. After a moment of warming up, the picture displays itself into your house, with the volume slightly too loud from the last time you were watching telly, and you hurriedly press the minus key to try and get the sound to pipe down a bit. It only works after you smack the batteries on the back and jab a little bit of life into them...

Louis Theroux's 'By Reason of Insanity': The Dangers of Guilt and Denial

Shadi-Sade Sarreshtehdarzadeh | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Shadi-Sade Sarreshtehdarzadeh

However, there were a couple issues that came to light through the programme, one of which was the danger of denial with the mentally ill, and another being the place of guilt on those with mental illnesses.

How the Cello Helped My Grandmother Survive Auschwitz

Simon Wallfisch | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK
Simon Wallfisch

The Nazi's recognised the potency in music and used it as weapons of torture, propaganda and suppression. They appropriated and distorted the legacies of composers such as Mozart, Schubert and Beethoven and presented them as examples of German-Aryan superiority.

Dara Ó Briain's Beloved Science Club Is No More

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Comedian Dara Ó Briain's BBC Two science show 'Science Club' is to be axed from the channel after just two series. The show is being dropped to ma...

WATCH: Every British Panel Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, ostensibly it's 'Have I Got News For You' - with spot-on impressions of Ian Hislop, Paul Merton et al - but there's moments of 'Q'I, 'Mock The We...