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Everything You Need To Know About Week Four Of GBBO

Sarah Adams | Posted 24.09.2017 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Adams

All images, unless stated, owned by Channel 4. WARNING: This is jam-packed with The Great British Bake Off spoilers because, well, it's all about The...

The Waugh Zone Thursday September 14, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Politics

1. BLACK OPPS Oppositions have two main weapons: words and Parliamentary votes. Yesterday, Theresa May underlined how tenuous her majority really is...

Tory MP Michael Fabricant Is Going On Celebrity First Dates And People Are Freaking Out

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK Politics

PMQs is usually full of twists and turns, but Prime Minister Theresa May breaking a showbiz exclusive in the midst of political debate is a move no on...

'Bake Off' Blasted As ‘Irresponsible’ After Noel Fielding Hides In Fridge

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘The Great British Bake Off’ has come under fire from unimpressed viewers after host Noel Fielding hid in a fridge. On Tuesday’s (12 September) ...

Everything You Need To Know About Week Two Of GBBO

Sarah Adams | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Adams

This week made me feel very aware of Ch4 Bake Off as a a gigantic advertising machine. Ebay's ad featured Tattoo Fixers artist icing biscuits. There was a car ad (can't remember the car, they did a great job) with Chelsea's Mark Francis and Ch4 face Katherine Ryan.

Celebrity Island With Bear Grylls - A Question Of Gender Or Leadership?

Jenny Garrett | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jenny Garrett

Heroic, distributed, servant or inclusive, these are the leadership lenses I will use to watch smugly from my sofa with a hot mug of tea, knowing that I'll sleep in a nice warm bed and that I know where my next meal is coming from.

Everything You Need To Know About Week One Of GBBO

Sarah Adams | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Adams

When you stumble across Mel and Sue conversing in bun puns, you believe you've walked in on Mel and Sue conversing in bun puns - as per. I do not, however, believe Noel and Sandi stroll through fields discussing French names for cakes.

Former 'Great British Bake Off' Winners Sing Channel 4's Praises After Show Debut

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Great British Bake Off’ contestants from years gone by have come out in support of the show, following its debut on Channel 4. After much specula...

The 'Great British Bake Off' Ratings Are Seriously Good News For Channel 4

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Great British Bake Off’ made its Channel 4 debut on Tuesday (29 August) night and the broadcaster’s bosses are pretty pleased with the amount o...

The Best Part Of Being A 999 Call Operator Is Knowing I Make A Difference

Rachael Woodbridge | Posted 27.08.2017 | UK
Rachael Woodbridge

If I can go to work each day and come home at the end of the shift knowing that someone has thanked me for listening or thanked me for being there for them when they were in such a bad moment that they needed to pick up the phone and call 999, that is what makes all the difference to me and that is why I keep coming back to work day after day.

'Lego Masters' Provided Us With Some Seriously Impressive Builds (And A Lego Poo)

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

Channel 4′s ‘Bake Off’-inspired Lego competition burst onto our screens on Thursday (24 August) night, and it contained some seriously impressiv...

Twitter's Most Hilarious Advice To GCSE Students On Results Day

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Universities & Education

GCSE results day is undoubtedly a stressful time. Whether you’re worrying about the new grading system, or how you’re going to explain that D in p...

Here's What The Critics Have To Say About Channel 4's Incarnation Of 'Great British Bake Off'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

Long-term fans of the ‘Great British Bake Off’ finally got to see if Channel 4 had ruined the nation’s most beloved show, after it aired on Tues...

‘Gogglebox’ Fan Favourite Sandra Martin Teases ‘Big TV Show’ Deal

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Gogglebox’ star Sandra Martin has hinted that she could be returning to our TV screens, teasing that she’s landed “big” new job. Sa...

‘LEGO Masters’ Is Set To Do For LEGO What ‘Bake Off’ Did For Baking

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

With TV shows dedicated to finding the nation’s baking, pottery and dressmaking masters already proving to be huge hits, Channel 4 have now turned t...

'Confessions Of A Junior Doctor' Gripped The Nation But What Did The Doctors Think?

Dr Pallavi Bradshaw | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK
Dr Pallavi Bradshaw

When we asked junior doctors what they found most challenging in dealing with patients in our survey, the results highlighted the sheer breadth of emotional, psychological and professional support they require.

TV Critics Slam Channel 4's Controversial Princess Diana Documentary

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

TV critics have panned Channel 4′s controversial Princess Diana documentary, after it aired on Sunday (6 August) night. The 110-minute film feature...

Channel 4's New 'Great British Bake Off' Trailer Is As Wonderfully Odd As The BBC's Efforts

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

Channel 4 has revealed the first trailer for its all-new ‘Great British Bake Off’, and it’s just as wonderfully odd as the the BBC’s previous ...

Diana's Tapes - When Does The Past Become History?

Sarah Gristwood | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK
Sarah Gristwood

It's the topic of the day - whether or not Channel 4 should broadcast the tapes the late Diana, Princess of Wales, recorded with her voice coach Peter Settelen. Speak of it on social media -never mind on the BBC - and you get a storm of comment, with opinion divided surprisingly evenly. The answer may be no, they shouldn't - but that's quite a strange thing for a historian to say.

Princess Diana’s Brother Urges Channel 4 Not To Air Candid 'Video Diaries'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 30.07.2017 | UK

Channel 4 has defended broadcasting intimate details of Princess Diana’s failed marriage to Prince Charles as an “important historical source” a...

‘The Jump’ Dropped By Channel 4 After 34 Celebs Suffer Injuries

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Channel 4 have taken the decision to ‘rest’ ‘The Jump’ after it was plagued by accidents. Over its four series, 34 celebrity contestants suffe...

Giving Animals A Second Chance At Happiness Makes My Job Worthwhile

Alex McGilligan | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alex McGilligan

My favourite animals have to be the donkeys, especially Snowy as he is a really cheeky boy who is full of character. He always shouts if people walk past and ignore him and he loves a bit of attention.

5 Stark Comparisons That Reveal Why BBC Stars Could Be Underpaid

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK

The publication of the BBC ‘rich list’ of highest-paid stars has prompted fresh questions over the licence fee and value for money. Direct compari...

‘Bake Off’ Star Tamal Ray To Front Successor To ‘Embarrassing Bodies’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Great British Bake Off’ finalist Tamal Ray is set to front his own TV show - but there won’t be a cake in sight. Instead of dealing with...

Paul Hollywood Speaks Out Amid Reports Of Tension On 'Great British Bake Off' Set

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Paul Hollywood has spoken out, amid rumours that things are rather frosty between the new ‘Great British Bake Off’ team. Despite multiple reports ...