Merlin

'Merlin' Gets The Chop

PA | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Family drama series 'Merlin' is to be axed after five years, with the current BBC1 run to be its last. The BBC said the series about the young King...

Polio: Why we Need to Keep on Fighting

Carolyn Miller | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Carolyn Miller

Like most people who have grown up in the UK, I used to think of polio as more or less eradicated.

TRAILER: Return To The Round Table

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC, intent on promoting their autumn drama content throughout the Olympics, just to remind us there is a world beyond sport, will be debuting the...

Mystery Of Why Stonehenge Was Built 'Finally Solved'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Over the years there have been many theories about why Stonehenge was built, some credible, some utterly bizarre. Some believe, for instance, that ...

How Community Outreach Has Transformed the Outlook for Malaria Patients in Kenya

Anna MacSwan | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK
Anna MacSwan

A few years ago, malaria would have been a nurse's worst nightmare in Nyanza Province, Kenya. Outbreaks used to be common here. Now, as this year's rainy season begins, the health facility - which is supported by international medical charity Merlin - has only had two confirmed cases of malaria in the past week.

No Love for the British Superhero

Thom Atkinson | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Thom Atkinson

We have our own Captain Britain. Created by British born comic book writer, Chris Claremont in 1976 and designed to uphold British laws in the same way Captain America held up the US moral highground, our own super-saviour (real name Brian Braddock) has never really been taken to the nation's heart.

Five TV Families Who Need Jeremy Kyle

Philip Ellis | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Philip Ellis

If we are to believe Tolstoy, happy families are all alike, while every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. This is certainly true of the famil...

Downton To Take On The Doctor

PA | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Period hit Downton Abbey is taking on Doctor Who for the title of top drama at the National Television Awards. ITV1's saga about the Crawley family...

Will 'Once Upon a Time' Be a Hit With the Brits?

Selina Wilken | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Selina Wilken

The newly premiered American fantasy drama Once Upon a Time is only seven episodes in on ABC, yet it is already a huge hit with viewers and critics. But, assuming that a UK channel with pick it up, would a British audience enjoy the shiny, Disneyfied family fairytale?

Downton Versus The Doctor For National Prize

PA | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Downton Abbey will take on Doctor Who for the title of top drama at the National Television Awards. ITV1's saga about the Crawley family has been s...

Radio Waves Goodbye to HIV?

Carolyn Miller | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK
Carolyn Miller

This week millions across Britain will tune in to the Archers and enjoy the BBC's tales of milk prices and the Christmas pantomime. In South Sudan, first hand stories of living with HIV/AIDS are more likely to hit the airwaves.