Derek Thompson's Huge Pay Packet Defended By His 'Casualty' Co-Star Cathy Shipton

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ star Cathy Shipton has spoken out in defence of her co-star Derek Thompson, following the revelation that he is the BBC’s highest-pai...

Tom Chambers Addresses Backlash Over BBC Gender Pay Gap Comments

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Tom Chambers has issued a statement, after facing a backlash for comments he made about the BBC gender pay gap. Earlier this week, Tom spoke out about...

'Casualty' Star Defends Derek Thompson's BBC Salary, After He Was Named Highest-Paid Actor

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ star Tom Chambers has rushed to the defence of co-star Derek Thompson, after it was revealed he is the highest-paid actor on the BBC. ...

'Casualty' And 'Holby City' Stars Among The BBC's More Surprising High-Earners

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ actor Derek Thompson is among the surprisingly high-earners at the BBC, a new report has revealed. On Wednesday (19 July), the BBC’s ...

'Casualty' Reveal Seriously Impressive Plans For End Of 30th Anniversary Celebrations

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ bosses have found an unusual way to mark the end of the programme’s 30th anniversary celebrations, and will be airing an episode film...

'Casualty' To Kill Off Regular Character In Shock Storyline

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

’Casualty’ is killing off one of its regular characters in a shock storyline, it has been revealed. An insider has revealed to Digital Spy that a...

Casualty Celebrates 1,000th Episode With A Very Special Suprise

PA | Posted 25.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

'Casualty' will mark its 1,000th episode with the return of actress Cathy Shipton for an adrenaline-charged instalment.The milestone episode about Hol...

'Casualty' Favourite Duffy To Make Permanent Return

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ favourite Lisa Duffin, better known as Duffy, is set to make a permanent return to the medical drama. Actress Cathy Shipton, who was on...

14 Celebs You Won't Believe Guest Starred On 'Casualty'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 27.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

With a - frankly, staggering - 30 years on the air, ‘Casualty’ has grown to become one of the UK’s longest-running TV series, racking up just sh...

My 'Casualty' Adventure

Hannah Spearritt | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Spearritt

I don't want to give away any more storylines but it's all go for Mercedes; she certainly comes with a huge amount of drama in tow! I'm still filming now and will be sad to leave her when the time comes, as it has been such a great job and lovely team to be involved with.

S Club 7 Star Debuts Dramatic New Look

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK Entertainment

S Club 7’s Hannah Spearritt left fans of the pop band shocked this morning (21 January), after debuting a dramatic new look. READ MORE: S Club...

'Casualty' Original Returns At A Crucial Moment

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Casualty’ fans will receive a blast from the past this weekend, when Cathy Shipton returns as nurse Duffy. The actress will reprising her role...

The BBC Drama Department Is A Terrible Place To Die

Jonathan Ellis | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK
Jonathan Ellis

Walford and Holby aside, I have visited hospices across the UK and I am yet to see one that would be described anything like "dingy" or "grotty".

Forget Who Killed Lucy Beale, Who Killed the British Viewer's Sense of Perspective?

Karl Davis | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Karl Davis

With the greatest of respect, TV fiction is like other fiction types. It is escapism. It suspends the boundaries of reality. That is, after all the only possible reason the writers on Eastenders get away with entire families living in large houses in London, whilst earning no money for themselves.

Drama To Leave You 'Breathless'

Roger Crow | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Paul Unwin may not be a household name, but in TV terms he's a serious mover and shaker as one of the brains behind British TV's longest running medical saga, Casualty. I spoke to the amiable writer, director and photographer about his recent project, ITV's period medical drama Breathless.

Accident And Emergency Depratments To Get £500m Bailout

PA | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK

Struggling A&E departments are to be given a £500 million Government bailout to help relieve pressure in the coming months. The cash, announced by...

A&E Demand 'Out Of Control' Warns Health Regulator

PA | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK

Demand on NHS accident and emergency departments is "out of control" and "totally unsustainable", the head of the health and social care regulator has...

Primetime TV Is Right Place to Highlight Dangers of Female Genital Mutilation

Alan Wardle | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Alan Wardle

The two-part storyline featured on BBC's Casualty, which concluded this weekend, is a welcomed move towards shedding much needed light on this appalling and illegal practice, and has started a much-needed conversation about how to better protect girls in the UK.

Man Remanded On 'Casualty' Actor Attack Charge

PA | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

A 32-year-old man appeared in court today accused of biting off part of former Casualty actor Clive Mantle's ear. Philip McGilvray, of Arbroath Gro...

'Casualty' Actor Has Part Of Ear Bitten Off

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Clive Mantle, who starred as surgeon Mike Barrett in the TV series 'Casualty' and later 'Holby City', has had part of his ear bitten off in Newcastle....

The BBC Needs a New USP

M.R. Hall | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
M.R. Hall

In short, the BBC is flush with cash - nearly £5 billion each year - but doesn't quite know what it should be doing with it. It's not quite sure if it's a quasi-business or a public service, it's nervous of sounding patrician and it's terrified of taking big creative risks for fear of losing ratings.

TV Actor Bludgeoned To Death

PA | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK

A TV actor bludgeoned to death in a brutal killing was murdered by his rival in a bitter love triangle with a prostitute, a jury found today. Gary ...

FIRST LOOK: Back To The Ward

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Former glamour model Abi Titmuss has spoken of how proud she is to have put her partying days behind her and landed a part in Casualty. The BBC One...