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Russell Brand Says 'Sorry In Advance' As He Returns To Radio

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Russell Brand has apologised in advance of his return to live radio this Sunday afternoon. The comedian turned broadcaster will host a brand new show...

Why 'The Night Manager' Stole Best Drama From A Very Strong Field

Caroline Frost | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

When the Awards are handed out today in London, it is the stars and makers of 'The Night Manager' who will be stepping up on stage to take home their gong. Was it Tom Hiddleston's bottom what won it? Well, very possibly, but also the fact that its glamorous settings, charismatic villains and an enigmatic hero competed with anything the cinema has to offer...

Who Are The Finest Voices On British Radio?

Maisie McCabe | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Maisie McCabe

After a year when it felt like a major global news story was happening every week - if not every day - it should come as no surprise that all of the nominees for Broadcasting Press Guild (BPG) Radio Broadcaster of the Year are fearless journalists.

WISE WORDS: 'Happiness Is Cricket, Comparison Is Futile'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

For the latest in our WISE WORDS interview series - where stars from a whole range of fields share the important life lessons they’ve learned along ...

BBC Broadcaster, Former Panorama Editor Steve Hewlett Dies Aged 58

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

BBC broadcaster Steve Hewlett has died aged 58, it has been announced. The former Panorama editor, ‘The Media Show’ presenter and longtime journal...

DJ Mark Goodier Recovering From Stroke, Means He'll Miss 'Now 95' Ad For 1st Time In 25 Years

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

BBC radio DJ Mark Goodier is recovering after suffering a stroke, his media company has revealed. The Mirror quotes a friend of the veteran presenter...

Tributes Pour In For Veteran Broadcaster Jimmy Young, Who's Died Aged 95

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Veteran broadcaster Sir Jimmy Young has died at the age of 95. The long-serving DJ, who spent almost three decades at BBC Radio 2, died “peacefully ...

Could Angelina Do Anything More British?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

Angelina Jolie continues to make her stamp on British culture, with the BBC announcing that she’ll be one of five guest editors of Radio 4’s ‘Wo...

Why 90% Of UK Tune In To Radio Every Week

Maisie McCabe | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Maisie McCabe

We have a real mix of broadcasters in the running for our Broadcaster of the Year category, although all four of them are from the BBC.

Replacing Johnny Vaughan

PA | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Dave Berry is to take over from Johnny Vaughan as host of the Capital FM breakfast show in London. Dave - who fronts the weekend breakfast slot and...

Looking For Love?

The Huffington Post UK | Staff Writer | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Lisa Snowdon has admitted she's still looking for love. You might think the beauty, who once dated George Clooney, would have her pick of the crop, bu...

STRICTLY: Russell Grant Given A Radio 2 Show

PA | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Astrologer Russell Grant isn't putting away his dancing shoes just yet - he has signed up to present a Strictly-themed radio show. The star, who wa...

Johnny Vaughan Leaves Capital FM - Why So Sudden?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Johnny Vaughan has left 95.8 Capital FM after nearly eight years as the London station's breakfast DJ. The outspoken presenter parted ways with the st...

Sir Cliff Fuming After Music Ban

PA | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Sir Cliff Richard has blasted a new 1960s radio station for banning his hits - and accused programme bosses of "lying to the public" by erasing him fr...

Jimmy Savile Dies, Aged 84

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK

Veteran broadcaster and charity campaigner Sir Jimmy Savile has died at his home in Leeds, aged 84. The police were called to his home on Saturday...

LISTEN: Winkler In A Happy Daze

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Happy Days star Henry Winkler is "over the moon" with his honorary OBE. The actor and director, who played The Fonz in the classic US sitcom, was a...

David Hockney: 'I Turned Down Request To Paint Queen'

www.bbc.co.uk | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Artist David Hockney has revealed he turned down a request to paint the Queen because he was "very busy". The 74-year-old told BBC Radio 4's Front ...

Who Reviews The Reviewers?

Chris Cox | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Entertainment
Chris Cox

As the Edinburgh Fringe heads into its final week, it gives performers some time to reflect on the weeks that have passed - and one thing none of us can stop talking about is reviews.

Sir Jimmy Young Returns To Radio 2 For Birthday Special

Posted 16.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Sir Jimmy Young is to return to the Radio 2 airwaves to celebrate his 90th birthday. The presenting legend - a host for the st...

Well That Seems To Be Going Well (So Far)

Chris Cox | Posted 08.10.2011 | UK Entertainment
Chris Cox

Well this is a bit odd. We're properly into the Edinburgh Fringe now and everything seems to be going a'okay. Sure I realise by saying this it'll all go tits up from here on in, but that's to be expected.

Chris Evans Has Operation To Remove 'A Couple Of Pesky Little Problems'

Posted 26.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

Chris Evans, Breakfast Show presenter on Radio 2, has undergone an operation to remove growths from his colon. Evans - whose father died of colon ...

Twitter- Don't Abuse or it is You That will lose

Dominic Stevenson | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Dominic Stevenson

I am relatively new to twitter, I gave birth to the time and mind consuming entity that is @dom_stevenson on 16 September 2010. In that time I have no...