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TV News / UK TV News - 3 weeks ago

BBC Radio Cymru 2’s afternoon pop-up to offer more choice to listeners

This week - the week of the Urdd National Eisteddfod in Brecon and Radnorshire - BBC Radio Cymru 2 will offer even more choice to listeners with a new programme in the afternoon called Ddim yn Ddiwedd y Byd (Not The End Of The World). When BBC Radio...

TV News / UK TV News - 3 weeks ago

Our Girl: Nigeria, Belize and Bangladesh Tours

Written and created by Tony Grounds and made by BBC Studios, this outing to Nigeria, Belize and Bangladesh follows last September’s Nepal Tour and consists of eight episodes. Still grieving and heartbroken from the death of fiancé and Special Forces...

TV News / UK TV News - 3 weeks ago

Ordeal By iPlayer - murder mystery is BBC iPlayer’s most popular April programme

The first episode of the three-part thriller, which starred Bill Nighy and Anna Chancellor, was the most popular programme in April, with almost 2 million requests. It was closely followed by the second episode, with 1.2 million requests. BBC iPlayer...

TV News / UK TV News - 4 weeks ago

BBC announces more acts for CBBC Summer Social

Having recently announced a range of incredible artists including Max and Harvey, Sophia Grace, KIDS BOP and Merseygirls, to an already impressive line up of CBBC favourites inducing Mr Tumble, Andy Day, and Sam and Mark, brand new festival CBBC Summ...

TV News / UK TV News - 4 weeks ago

BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour to celebrate women in music with 2018 Power List

Woman’s Hour will reveal the top 40 women in a special programme recorded live from Maida Vale on BBC Music Day, Friday 28 September. The aim of this year’s Power List is to celebrate the successful women around the world thriving in the music indust...

TV News / UK TV News - 4 weeks ago

Hidden

Hidden is part police procedural, part psychological drama, and from the outset, we tried to avoid playing the whodunnit game. Instead we set out to create a show that offered a much fuller examination of a crime: the abduction, rape and murder of a...

TV News / UK TV News - 4 weeks ago

Dangerous Visions returns to Radio 4 exploring the next British civil war

The season brings listeners the most disturbing and unsettling dystopic fiction - whether it is brand new visions of the near future, or classics reimagined. Jeremy Howe, Radio 4 Commissioning Editor for Drama & Fiction, says: “When we started Da...

TV News / UK TV News - 4 weeks ago

All-star cast announced for new BBC One Agatha Christie thriller The ABC Murders

The next instalment in the collection of Agatha Christie stories commissioned by BBC One will be a Sarah Phelps adaptation of The ABC Murders, Christie’s classic 1936 title. Due to start filming in June, John Malkovich (Being John Malkovich, In The L...

TV News / UK TV News - 1 month ago

Richard Gere to star alongside Helen McCrory and Billy Howle in MotherFatherSon, Tom Rob Smith's original eight-part drama for BBC Two

The eight-part original drama was created and written by Tom Rob Smith (Child 44, London Spy, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story) and will be made by BBC Studios Drama London for BBC Two Richard Gere will play Max, a charismati...

TV News / UK TV News - 1 month ago

Lucy Bronze wins BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year

The annual award from the BBC World Service - now in its fourth year - is voted for by football fans from around the world. On winning the award, the 26-year-old right-back said: "I really didn’t think I was going to win; it’s definitely special to k...

TV News / UK TV News - 1 month ago

Peter Kay's Car Share: The Finale Q&A with Peter and Sian

The end of the last series had viewers screaming at the TV. Will this new episode have the same affect?Peter: Who knows? I just hope they won’t be screaming at the telly again.Sian: Even I was screaming at the telly and I knew what happened. Were you...