UK Television

'Great Pottery Throw Down' Could Be A Casualty Of Bake Off's Move To Channel 4

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The future of ‘The Great Pottery Throw Down’ looks to be in doubt, and it’s all because of The Great British Bake Off’s move to Channel 4. Th...

A Filth Peddler Talks TV

Jacquie Lawrence | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jacquie Lawrence

all women everywhere In today's political climate we need, more than ever, to get our stories out there. We need a forum where we can normalize our lifestyle without fear of erasure or dilution, because if we don't exist on in visual media then how can we promote, propel and prioritise our very existence in real life?

Why Sesame Street's New Character With Autism Is So Important

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Parents

’Sesame Street’ has welcomed its first character with autism. The children’s TV show will introduce Julia, a character with a short orange bob, ...

This New Netflix Feature Will Change Your Life

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Tech

We’ve all been there, you’re waist deep in a five-hour Netflix marathon and you’re watching the opening credits for what feels like the billiont...

Cyber Criminals Will Start Holding Our Fitness Trackers To Ransom

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Tech

Smartphones, smartwatches, tablets, TVs and fitness trackers are now all at risk of being held to ransom by cyber criminals. With almost every device ...

Buffy The Vampire Slayer: 9 Things It Taught Us About Relationships

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you don’t fancy feeling really, really old, then you might want to stop reading as today marks the 20th anniversary of ‘Buffy The Vampire Slaye...

TV Is Not Dying, Millennials Aren't Switching Off

Rob Hodgkinson | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Tech
Rob Hodgkinson

The latest such myth is the death of television. If you have read the tech press even a little over the last decade, you could be forgiven for thinking that the box in the corner of the living room is about to blow up - that booming use of the internet, mobile apps and social services are causing viewers to turn away from TV.

Boy Talks About Farts On Live TV, Weatherman Has Every Parent's Reponse

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Parents

Parents will be only too familiar with kids’ obsession with farts, bottoms and generally anything to do with poo. We don’t know what it is, but to...

Netflix Is Working On Technology That Will Let You Decide The End Of A Show

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Tech

Didn’t like the way ‘Breaking Bad’ ended? Soon you could stop your pointless shouting at the television over the final episode of your favourite...

Toddler Runs Riot During Live ITV News Interview

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Parents

The joys of live TV! Toddler with a bionic arm runs riot in the @itvnews studio https://t.co/O9A4psYxha pic.twitter.com/ol8w4Ks8pa— ITV News (@itvne...

‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown’ Set To Take On ‘Bake Off’ As BBC Announces Rival Show

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The (oven) gloves are off after the BBC unveiled ‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown’, a brand new cookery show that is set to take on ‘The Great B...

Linda Robson Issues Apology After 'Loose Women' Comments Lead To Ofcom Complaint

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Linda Robson has apologised to the town of Stoke-on-Trent, after a comment she made on ‘Loose Women’ wound up sparking a complaint to Ofcom. Earli...

When My Daughter Asked 'Mummy, What's A Terrorist?' I Knew I Had To Work On Extremely British Muslims

Fozia Khan | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK
Fozia Khan

I have been making documentary films for the past 16 years. But unlike many other Muslims I know working in the industry, I have avoided making documentaries about Islam and Muslims. This was a deliberate choice I made very early in my career; I didn't want to be typecast.

Steve Coogan Says Jeremy Clarkson's 'Affected Machismo' Is 'Profoundly Dull'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan has laid into Jeremy Clarkson, claiming the controversial TV presenter’s “affected machismo” is not something he wants to replicate...

It's Important That People With A Learning Disability Are Seen On Our Screens And On Stage - Simply Because We Exist

Sarah Gordy | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Gordy

Things have improved and I've been lucky enough to be involved in some big steps forward. I was the first actor with a learning disability to play a character without a disability on stage, a big moment for the learning disability community of actors. It's these opportunities that keeps me going.

Movie Magic: What The Last Ten Years Of Visual Effects Tell Us About The Future Of Filmmaking

Simon Robinson | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Simon Robinson

Just as visual effects continues to push the boundaries of what can be seen in film, visual effects companies will continue to find new ways of streamlining the complex VFX process, enabling filmmakers to continue thrilling us with fantastic and extraordinary visuals for the next ten years and beyond.

'Great British Bake Off' Winner Nadiya Hussain Finally Bags Her Own BBC Cooking Show

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Great British Bake Off’ champion Nadiya Hussain has bagged her own show, which will see her travelling around the UK. Following the succes...

Hello, I Am A Digital Immigrant

Danielle Wood | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Parents
Danielle Wood

I genuinely think the world was a softer place where there was less threat of a child catching a glimpse of breaking news that would scar their growing brain cells. Of course Maggie Thatcher must have made a damning speech in parliament and the Berlin Wall came down within my news era, but I was never subjected to it with the same brutality that a child could be today.

Scarlett Moffatt’s Parents Have Been AXED From 'Gogglebox'

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 19.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Scarlett Moffatt’s family have been dropped from the new series of ‘Gogglebox’, it has been confirmed. Since first appearing on the Channel 4 sh...

Linda Nolan Unveils INCREDIBLE Facelift Results To Sister Coleen On ‘Loose Women’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Linda Nolan had a bit of a surprise for her sister Coleen during an appearance on Friday’s ‘Loose Women’. But instead of presenting her younger ...

A Guide To Men's Makeup For TV

Alexander Dalley | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Style
Alexander Dalley

When putting together a men's makeup routine for TV, it's important to appreciate the benefits of achieving a natural 'no makeup' makeup appearance. This look is all the rage at the moment, as more guys than ever before demand that their cosmetics remain unnoticeable on screen.

The Great British Benefits Handout: Love Is All They Need

Lee Healey | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Lee Healey

Looking down at people on benefits is unhelpful. It's counterproductive, mean and unnecessary. What families on benefits need right now, in this changing world is love, support and a chance.

Britain Was Hit By Hundreds Of High-Level Cyber Attacks In The Last Three Months

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Tech

Britain’s national security was threatened 188 times by cyber attacks in just the last three months. The revelation comes from an exclusive intervie...

'Celebrity Big Brother' Fans Could Soon Be Tuning Into 'The Kim Woodburn Show'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Love her or hate her, there’s no denying that ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ finalist Kim Woodburn was the talking point of this year’s series (and e...

Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Show Will Remind You Why You Fell In Love With Her In The First Place

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

The Super Bowl is known for its spectacle and Lady Gaga isn’t exactly a wallflower, so the combination of the two was always going to be pretty spec...