TV Shows That Prove Friends Can Be Your Family

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's International Day of Friendship today, in case one of your pals hadn't been kind enough to point it out to you. To mark the occasion, HuffPos...

'Cheers' And 'Frasier' Actor Dies

PA | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Irish actor Milo O'Shea has died in New York, aged 86. The Dublin-born star of stage and screen was well-known for his roles in Franco Zeffirelli's...

'Cheers' To Be Given Irish Makeover

WENN | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Hit American sitcom 'Cheers' is set to be given an Irish makeover 20 years after it went off-air. The popular TV comedy, starring Ted Danson, Kirs...

Leave My Pants Alone: An Expat Fights the Creep of British Slang

Corinne Purtill | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Corinne Purtill

Language evolves. I get that. But it was jarring to arrive in London from New York and hear the degree to which so many American expatriates allow the slang of our host country to colonize their speech.

Bye-Bye 'Thank You' - Are Brits Forgetting Their Manners?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Once considered the only polite way to express gratitude, 'thank you' is a dying phrase, a new poll has revealed. No longer ‘minding their Ps and...

The Makings Of A Hit TV Show

Paddy Duffy | Posted 03.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Paddy Duffy

Great writing, cast and production and, occasionally, naked breasts (looking at you, Game of Thrones) are all very well and good, but there are other less tangible common factors at play that end up being hallmarks of a quality show.