The Talent Show You Should All Be Talking About

James Murphy | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
James Murphy

It goes by the less catchy title BBC Young Musician and has no sassy, glitzy celebs on its panel but, for sheer star quality, it leaves ITV's larks at the end of the pier. You may not care for classical music, but don't dismiss it on those grounds - after all, did you know how much you like shadow puppetry and dancing dogs till you gave BGT a whirl?

Making Science Come Alive for 190 Years

Olympia Brown | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK Tech
Olympia Brown

Here at the Royal Institution (Ri), we created the Christmas lectures to bring science alive in the minds of young people, and they have proved popular with audiences of all ages since they began in 1825. The lectures give young people a taste of the excitement and importance of science.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: The Age-Old Tale of Girl Meets Dolphin | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Finally, on Tuesday night, we had the strange tale that has caused ripples around the world - the true story, in her own words and for the first time ...

BBC3 Axed... To Save Sherlock

Paul Blanchard | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Paul Blanchard

Last week we heard that BBC Director General Tony Hall was expected to axe either BBC3 or BBC4. And now we discover that it's BBC3 that's got the chop.

Caroline Frost

Can 'Salamander' Fill The Big Gap Left By 'The Bridge' On Saturday Nights? | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Yes, yes, I know… 'The Bridge' has finished and it doesn't feel like Saturday nights on BBC4 can ever be the same again… or until Series 3 some ti...

Taking On Liz Taylor

PA | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Helena Bonham Carter will play Elizabeth Taylor in a one-off 90-minute drama about her tempestuous love affair with Richard Burton. The Hour star D...

Which Hollywood Icon Inspired The Killing's Sarah Lund?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Killing's Sarah Lund is notable for the fact that, unlike other female TV detectives, she doesn't seem too bothered with her appearance or her su...

PICTURES: Who Could Play Danny La Rue?

PA | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

The life of late variety show veteran Danny La Rue is to be dramatised in a new film. The entertainer, a female impersonator who went from being a ...

Jonathan Ross Back On The Beeb

Posted 11.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Jonathan Ross is back on the BBC hosting an awards ceremony for foreign films. The star, who left the corporation last year to present a chat show ...

The BBC Should Think Again Before Meddling With BBC4

David Skelton | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK
David Skelton

The report suggests that the BBC is keen to preserve BBC3 instead of BBC4. The channel is home of such anti public service programmes as the repellent "Geordie Finishing School For Girls" , as well as "Fast Food Baby" and "Underage and Pregnant".