Terry Wogan

Could Cuts Axe Fall On BBC3 And BBC4?

The Huffington Post UK | Amelia Amin | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK

BBC3 and BBC4 could be cut by the national broadcaster as part of its next round of savings. The BBC must make the savings - equivalent to 20% of t...

Remember When Chatshows Got 60 Million Viewers...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It was reported that when Elvis Presley turned up on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1956, 60 million viewers tuned in. The chat show had initially refused to...

Why Was Superman Trending During Thatcher's Funeral?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

In case you hadn't noticed, it was Margaret Thatcher's funeral today. As the the first female Prime Minister was lain to rest, social media was ab...

WATCH: Girls Aloud Make Comeback Debut For 'Children In Need'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Girls Aloud have made their comeback debut, performing together on the BBC's Children in Need show. The five sang two songs, the official BBC Chil...

Children In Need Beats 2011 Total

PA | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC's Children in Need appeal raised more than £26 million during this year's live television show, beating the 2011 total. Donors pledged £2...

Savile Barred From Children In Need Because Of 'Strange Behaviour'

PA | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Jimmy Savile was barred from any involvement with the BBC's Children In Need charity, a former BBC governor has revealed. Despite the late presente...

Wogan's Show 'Breached Guidelines'

PA | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sir Terry Wogan's Radio 2 show breached broadcasting guidelines, the BBC Trust has said, after the veteran presenter appeared to make light of the Cos...

ITV Daybreak's New Hosts - Is Aled Jones the New Terry Wogan?

Collette Walsh | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Collette Walsh

Aled Jones is incredibly well-loved and has been a presence on our screens since he was a child star and international chorister. Who cannot remember Walking in the Air and his cherubic, angelic little face, crooked teeth and sensible hair-cut?

This Dalek Relaxation Tape WILL RELAX YOU

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Doctor Who's bin-shaped adversaries have been away from our screens for a little while now, but that doesn't mean the Daleks haven't been keeping them...

An Interesting Week...

Marlon Roudette | Posted 28.05.2012 | Home
Marlon Roudette

We had a couple of unexpected breakthroughs in the UK this week. Despite turning up for a Terry Wogan interview a week early and not getting anywhere near the studio, BBC Radio 2 added my song New Age to their playlist.

Ken Clarke Wins Oldie Of The Year

Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Politics

Ken Clarke has had more than his fair share of accolades - the Justice secretary is a former barrister and president of the Cambridge union, plus he's...

Broadcaster Reveals Receiving Parcel Bomb

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sir Terry Wogan has revealed how "difficult" he found it appearing on radio at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland. The Limerick-born br...

Children in Need of a Good Laugh

Marc Paterson | Posted 22.01.2012 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

I sat in on Friday watching Children in Need as I do most years. The irrepressible Wogan in the living room again for his annual airing, like a prized Christmas decoration your kids made at school and you can't bear to part with. Only this year I found myself making notes. That's what having a blog can do to you if you let it.

Children In Need Sets New Record Total - But How Much Did It Raise?

PA | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK

The Children in Need fundraising extravaganza has raised a record on-the-night total of £26 million. The figure was announced at the end of the si...

Should David Beckham Be On A Bank Note?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

The Bank of England released a new £50 note on Wednesday, with the design featuring 18th century entrepreneur Matthew Boulton and engineer James Watt...

Terry Wogan, a Korean Air Disaster and the Art of Management

Andrew Telling | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK
Andrew Telling

Terry Wogan was right. Nobody knows anything in our business. Of course, he was referring to the radio industry and, having worked in it for many year...