Abandoned Books, Good Wine And Flats: Why I Am Not Old At 40

Alison Powell | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alison Powell

As a tween, before the term was coined, I looked at 40 year olds and they seemed old. They were proper grown-ups. They celebrated wedding anniversaries in double figures. They complained about mortgage rates, also in double figures.

'Countryfile' Host Anita Rani Calls For BBC To Address Race Pay Gap As Equally As Gender Pay Gap

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

‘Countryfile’ presenter Anita Rani has called for the BBC to act on its race pay gap, as well as its gender pay gap. A recent report on the salar...

Countryfile's Matt Baker Calls For Change To Show's Seasonal Specials

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Countryfile’ host Matt Baker has called for more episodes to be added to the team’s filming schedule, making the case to mix up the seasonal sp...

'Countryfile' Hosts 'Not At All Surprised' By Show's Constant Triumph Over Reality TV In Ratings Battles

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Reality TV fans may be shocked when ‘Countryfile’ beats their favourite shows in the ratings’ battles, but presenters Matt Baker and Ellie Harri...

Why I'm Running The London Marathon

Sean Fletcher | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Parents
Sean Fletcher

After a long wait for the right level of treatment my son is taking small steps in the right direction. While he takes those steps, I've decided to take the approximately 52 thousand steps it takes to complete the London Marathon to raise money and awareness for YoungMinds and Heads Together. Life was a lot easier for me when I was 14, so I'm happy to sacrifice my knees to start a conversation about mental health.

'Countryfile' Viewers' Imaginations Run Wild Over 'Bath' Scene

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Countryfile’ viewers were left blushing at the end of Sunday’s (29 January) episode, when the closing scene had their imaginations running wild...

'Sherlock' And 'Countryfile' Viewing Figures For Sunday Evening Are In...

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

With all the hype, speculation and even talk of Russian cyber-intervention surrounding the lead-up to ‘Sherlock’s grand finale on Sunday night, yo...

This 'Countryfile' Star May Just Have The Answer To Top Gear's Troubles

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

'Countryfile' host Adam Henson may just have the answer to Chris Evans' 'Top Gear' woes. The host of the hit BBC One nature show has called for bosse...

'Countryfile' Secure HUGE Name For Shakespeare Special

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Dame Judi Dench is set to star in a very special edition of 'Countryfile' this weekend, as the show celebrates the 400th anniversary of William Shakes...

Refugees Welcome Here

Richard Reoch | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK
Richard Reoch

As tens of thousands of people in London and other British and continental European cities marched this past weekend in support of welcoming refugees, the question remains: "Are we really willing to take them in?"

'Countryfile' Continues To Go From Strength To Strength

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

It was among the biggest surprise ratings hit of 2015, and now there’s even more good news for ‘Countryfile’, with the announcement that it’s ...

'X Factor' Suffers ANOTHER Ratings Blow, Thanks To 'Countryfile'

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ has once again suffered the indignity of being beaten in the ratings by ‘Countryfile’. READ MORE: Piers Morgan And Mason Nois...

The Latest 'X Factor' Ratings News Is Pretty Embarrassing

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Things are going from bad to worse for ‘X Factor’, and newly-released figures reveal that not only did the show lose out to ‘Strictly Come Danci...

'Countryfile' Ellie Admits 'Hot' Replacement Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Countryfile’ presenter Ellie Harrison has admitted that she worries she’s going to be replaced in the future. SEE MORE: BBC Investigated By...

Why Is 'Countryfile' In Trouble?

PA | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Countryfile has been criticised by the BBC Trust for giving undue prominence to a brand of outdoor clothing. Viewers complained that the clothing i...

Clarkson, BBC Investigated By Police For 'Disturbing Barn Owls'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK

BBC Countryfile and Jeremy Clarkson are facing investigation by police after the show "disturbed" protected barn owls during filming for the show on h...

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Matt Baker Takes On His 'Most Relentless' Challenge Yet | Sarah Dean | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

The One Show presenter Matt Baker has taken on some pretty tough challenges in the past. From his days on Blue Peter, willfully grabbing whatever was ...