Peter Kay

Robbie Williams Pulls Out Of Judging 'Let It Shine' Due To Mystery Ailment

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Robbie Williams has pulled out of appearing as a guest judge on ‘Let It Shine’ at the 11th hour, due to a mystery ailment. The singer was set to ...

I Wonder If I Would Still Be A Scientist If It Hadn't Been For The Juggler On A Motorbike

Dave Spikey | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Comedy
Dave Spikey

It's not all been plain sailing of course, there have been serious lows as well as the highs. My first marriage ended and I lost my brother to cancer. However highlights include playing the Royal Albert Hall and winning awards for That Peter Kay Thing and Phoenix Nights.

Car Share, Rumours, And Greatest Hits

Joshua Clark | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Joshua Clark

John: 'What?! Rumours! It's one of the best albums int' whole wide world.' Kayleigh: "Never even heard of it." John: "Excuse me! You've never heard ...

'Strictly Come Dancing' Viewers Call Out Peter Kay For 'Homophobic' Judge Rinder Joke

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 20.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay has been accused of making a homophobic joke about Judge Rinder as he made a surprise appearance on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The comedi...

Twitter Users Are Not Happy About The Results Of This Best Sitcom Poll

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Mrs Brown’s Boys’ has been named the best sitcom this century so far, in a Radio Times poll. The BBC comedy came out top in a poll of 14,000 wh...

Good News For 'Car Share' Fans

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay will be back in the driving seat for more ‘Car Share’ antics, as the BBC confirms a second series of the BAFTA Award-winning comedy. Fol...

Peter Kay's TV BAFTAs Speech Divides Viewers

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay’s acceptance speech at this year’s TV BAFTAs was… well… it was certainly something, wasn't it? The comedian was given the award for ...

11 Best Celebrity 'Doctor Who' Guest Stars

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

A brand new series of ‘Doctor Who’ is upon us, and it looks to be every bit as star-studded as Whovians have come to expect over the years. Amo...

You Won't Believe How Many Driving Lessons Peter Kay Needed To Pass His Test

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay has undoubtedly created a comedy gem with his show 'Car Share', showing him at the wheel of his car, driving a colleague to and from the sup...

Peter Kay's New Show Has 'Broken' The iPlayer, Now It's Coming To BBC One

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay’s brand new comedy has a simple premise - what happens when two strangers are forced into proximity, familiarity and conversations they wo...

Ted Robbins 'Doing Well' After On-Stage Collapse

PA | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Comic actor Ted Robbins is "doing well" in hospital and will be "fit and healthy soon" following his collapse on stage during a live show, his wife sa...

Peter Kay 'To Play 'Real Life Del Boy' In New Sitcom'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Peter Kay is reportedly set to take on a leading role in an upcoming sitcom, dubbed the new ‘Only Fools And Horses’. The Bolton-born comedian w...

Say What?

Deborah Gale | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Deborah Gale

In the UK, an estimated 4 million people have unaddressed hearing loss. It takes most people at least 10 years, before they do anything about it. What a waste. During this time, they miss out on 10 years worth of good hearing, at the same time as making themselves less likely to accept and adapt to wearing assistive devices.

Sporting Chance Clinic Founder Peter Kay Dies

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Sport

Peter Kay, one of the founders of the Sporting Chance clinic, has suddenly died. Kay mentored footballers Tony Adams, Joey Barton, Paul Gascoigne a...

Match Fitness the Key as New Season Looms

James Willstrop | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

Over the summer months winter sport players will have most likely been using the time to get into a routine of hard graft on the training pitch which is vitally important for the more than arduous season ahead. About now, in the lead up to the beginning of the competitive season in squash it becomes important to find some match play to bring all the hard training together and gather specific match sharpness.

The New Sky Box and the Logic Gene

Hilary Robinson | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Tech
Hilary Robinson

My great excuse in all this is that my logic is perhaps more accurate than they are willing to accept. Given that technology changes so rapidly I consider it foolish to learn the ins and outs of one contraption only to find that the next model is around the corner effectively and immediately rendering defunct, the prequel.

'I'm Danny Kay'

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

Police have appealed for help in finding a fraudster who pretended to be the brother of comedian Peter Kay. Peter Stead, 50, said he was called Dan...


The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Comedy

He had the biggest selling stand-up DVD of 2011 - so can Peter Kay do it again this year? His new DVD - Peter Kay: Live & Back On Nights! - is out ...

Peter Kay Launches University Comedy Degree

The Guardian | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Whatever you do, don't dismiss Salford University's new degree in comedy as a joke. It seems to be deadly serious. Peter Kay was at the university ...

Nice To See You, To See You...For A Guinness Record

PA | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home

Strictly Come Dancing host Sir Bruce Forsyth has been acknowledged for his colossal career with a Guinness World Record. The 84-year-old star, is t...

Tony Christie Hurt By Peter Kay's 'Disrespectful' Joke

WENN | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tony Christie has been left fuming after comedian Peter Kay made a savage joke about him at Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Concert. Kay, who ...

Peter Kay Joins 'The X Factor'... As Warm-Up Man

Metro | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Comedian Peter Kay has asked X Factor bosses if he can be a part of this year's competition and will warm up the audience at auditions, it has been re...

Look Who's Come To Dinner

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 09.03.2012 | Home

We've all thought about who we'd want sat around our dining table at our fantasy dinner party. And while we would love to glug wine with Denise We...

Another Famous Face To Join The Street?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Coronation Street has played home to many a well-known actor - Nigel Havers, Andrew Sachs, Peter Kay, even Status Quo's Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt...

Alexi Sayle: McIntyre And Kay Are 'Bland, But Not Vile'

The Daily Telegraph | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Comedy

To his credit, looking back to his heyday, when he bestrode the fledgling world of "alternative" comedy like a snarling, dimple-cheeked colossus in an...