Top of the Pops.

DLT: Top Of The Pops Groping Claims Are 'Insane'

PA | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

Veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis has told a jury that claims he was filmed groping a young female fan while presenting Top Of The Pops are "insane". The ...

Finding a New Groove: Why We Won't Miss HMV as Much as We Think

Sam Dix | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sam Dix

HMV was what you did because you always have. The function HMV ended up performing was either reminding you what to listen to on Spotify or buy from Amazon later at a cheaper price. It is sad to see a musical institution close but the closure of HMV is just another consequence of a change in musical trends.

'I Have Never Forced Myself On A Girl, I'm A Gentleman'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

Comedian Jim Davidson has spoken out after being arrested by police investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal. The 59-year-old has "vigorou...

Can 'Call The Midwife' Take On The Almighty 'Downton'?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has unveiled its Christmas TV line-up, with 'Call The Midwife' reportedly going head to head with ITV's 'Downton Abbey'. The Sun reports th...

BBC To Drop 'Top Of The Pops' Repeats

PA | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC could drop its archive repeats of 'Top Of The Pops' in the wake of the Jimmy Savile scandal. The programmes have been screened since early ...

Savile 'Engineered TV Shows To Gain Access To Children'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK

Jimmy Savile created his TV shows to gain access to children, Mark Williams-Thomas, the child protection expert and criminologist who helped expose th...

Rick Parfitt Suspicious Of Savile, Claims 'Everybody Was At It'

WENN | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rocker Rick Parfitt suspected disgraced British entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile was abusing young girls after working with him on TV during his 1970s hey...

Rick Parfitt Suspicious Of Savile, Claims 'Everybody Was At It'

WENN | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rocker Rick Parfitt suspected disgraced British entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile was abusing young girls after working with him on TV during his 1970s hey...

TV Veteran Dies: Legendary Producer Worked On 'The Two Ronnies', 'Top Of The Pops'

PA | Posted 20.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

TV producer Michael Hurll, who worked on Top of the Pops and set up the British Comedy Awards, has died aged 75. He worked on the long-running musi...

The Sex Pistols: Never Mind The B*******, Re-released After 35 Years

Jason Holmes | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Steve raises his voice, a bit of the old punk rage perhaps asserting itself again after all these years. "You had to work to go and see a band back in '77, had to get off your arse and go to a gig, and then go to a record store to purchase the product. There was a lot more work involved. Now it's just mindless consumption."

Pan's People Star Dies Aged 63

PA | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Louise Clarke, one of the founding members of Top Of The Pops dance troupe Pan's People, has died at the age of 63, her publicist said. Louise Cl...

Jimmy Savile 'To Be Accused Of Being A Paedophile In New Documentary'

The Mirror | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

A TV documentary will accuse late broadcaster and charity campaigner Sir Jimmy Savile of being a paedophile, it has been reported. The programme, ...

BBC Completes Sale Of Television Centre, In The Same Week As Bush House Closes Doors To World Service

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

It really is the end of an era for those who love, and have worked at, the BBC. In the same week as Bush House on Aldwych closed its doors for the...

Glitter Cashes In From BBC Repeat

www.thesun.co.uk | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

PAEDOPHILE pop star Gary Glitter is set to collect thousands in royalties after BBC chiefs chose to show him on a Top Of The Pops repeat....

Top of the Pops on Christmas Day - It's Pure Magic

Mark Cooper BBC | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Entertainment
Mark Cooper BBC

I guess Father Christmas must feel this way when he puts on the red coat and climbs into his sleigh. I am talking about the warm glow that returns seasonally once a year when BBCMusic Entertainment get out the glitter cannons and the reindeer hats and send for the neon signs that say 'TOP OF THE POPS'.

Bowie Back On TV

PA | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Footage of David Bowie on Top Of The Pops thought to have been lost forever is to be screened for the first time in almost 40 years. The archive fi...

Funeral For Sir Jimmy Savile After 5,000 Queue In The Rain To See Coffin (Pictures)

PA | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Veteran DJs and TV stars are expected to join the friends and family of Sir Jimmy Savile along with hundreds of his fans for the broadcasting legend's...

Jimmy Savile Dead: From Yorkshire Pit To TV Stardom

PA | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK

Sir James - Jimmy - Savile, radio disc-jockey, television personality and indefatigable charity worker delighted in being one of life's great enigmas....

10 Great Jimmy Savile You Tube Moments (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Stephen Hull | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

With His jingle jangle jewellery Jimmy Savile was one of most colourful characters ever seen on British television. His career as a DJ and TV star ...

Why Noel Gallagher Shouldn't Look Back in Anger

Martin Talbot | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Martin Talbot

The former Oasis songsmith is currently launching his solo career. His first single in July, The Death Of You And Me, charted at 15 and was followed last month by AKA...What A Life, which reached 20. Next week they are both followed by his rather excellent debut album High Flying Birds.

Lauren Laverne: 'We Need Top Of The Pops Back'

www.digitalspy.co.uk | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

British Phonographic Industry (BPI) chairman Tony Wadsworth has said that the BBC needs to produce a new music show similar to Top of the Pops....