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'Bias against Brexit supporters!’ BBC viewer ‘totally dismayed' over end of impartiality

A BBC viewer hit out at the broadcaster over its perceived "impartiality" on the coverage of the Brexit issue as the corporation's trustworthiness comes under question. The BBC saw a 20 percent point drop in trust among viewers since 2018 as Ofcom this week directed the corporation to address a series of complaints about its management of complaints and lack of impartiality.

express.co.uk ,  14 minutes ago 0
'Bias against Brexit supporters!’ BBC viewer ‘totally dismayed' over end of impartiality

Moment axed Radio 2 host Steve Wright walked out of the BBC and said: 'Sometimes people want you, sometimes they don't' after he announced he was leaving his afternoon show after more than 20 years

Steve Wright, 67, revealed that he is leaving his long-running Radio 2 afternoon slot after 24 years on air 'Sometimes people want you, sometimes they don’t ... I understand that, I really understand that' he told BBC Steve has been at BBC for more than 40 years after joining in 1980 to present a Radio 1 Saturday night show

dailymail.co.uk ,  16 minutes ago 4
Moment axed Radio 2 host Steve Wright walked out of the BBC and said: 'Sometimes people want you, sometimes they don't' after he announced he was leaving his afternoon show after more than 20 years

The Royle Family

The Royle Family was a BBC sitcom about a working-class family in Manchester that originally ran from 1998 to 2000. It was created by the late comedian Caroline Aherne and Craig Cash. It starred Ricky Tomlinson as patriarch Jim Royle, Sue Johnston as his wife Barbara, and Caroline Aherne and Ralf Little as his grown-up children Denise and Antony.

dailystar.co.uk ,  17 minutes ago 0
The Royle Family

Caroline Aherne's tragic death - £500k estate to dying wish to best friends

Caroline co-created and starred in iconic BBC sitcom The Royle Family with close friend Craig Cash - playing Denise Royle and her husband David respectively. It's nearly six years since we lost one of the greatest British comedy writers of all time. Carolien Aherne passed away on July 2, 2016 after a long struggle with cancer throughout her life.

dailystar.co.uk ,  17 minutes ago 25
Caroline Aherne's tragic death - £500k estate to dying wish to best friends

Top Gear's Chris Harris opens up on 'frantic' future of show 'Never been in this position'

TOP GEAR presenter Chris Harris has spoken out on the future of the BBC show as he addressed filming with Paddy McGuinness and Freddie Flintoff. Top Gear’s latest series comes to an end on Sunday as Chris Harris, Paddy McGuinness and Freddie Flintoff investigate the world of electric cars.

express.co.uk ,  19 minutes ago 0
Top Gear's Chris Harris opens up on 'frantic' future of show 'Never been in this position'

Priti Patel’s claim about police officer numbers is slammed in viral video

"Imagine her shock when she finds out her party has been in power for more than a decade! Watch in disbelief." Priti Patel appeared on the BBC to discuss police numbers in the UK. However, her claims have been rubbished in a viral video by filmmaker Peter Stefanovic.

thelondoneconomic.com ,  23 minutes ago 3
Priti Patel’s claim about police officer numbers is slammed in viral video

'Talent's not passed on’ Naga Munchetty swipes co-star’s Wimbledon family connection

NAGA MUNCHETTY aimed a cheeky swipe at one of her co-stars when he exposed a surprising connection to a British tennis legend on Saturday morning. Sports presenter Mike Bushell was once again in Wimbledon for more Grand Slam coverage this weekend, and Naga Munchetty shocked the reporter by revealing a tennis intriguing connection involving one of their co-stars.

express.co.uk ,  31 minutes ago 2
'Talent's not passed on’ Naga Munchetty swipes co-star’s Wimbledon family connection

Martin Lewis' message to kids whose parents can't buy them what they want

'If your parents/guardians can't get the things you like, as if it's because of the cost of living' Martin Lewis has shared an important message for children whose parents might not be able to buy them what they want. The Money Saving expert explained that he had an interview with BBC Newsround to help children understand the struggles their parents might be facing during the cost of living crisis.

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Martin Lewis' message to kids whose parents can't buy them what they want

‘Hell hole - Get it off!’ BBC viewer blasts Glastonbury coverage 'Don't want to know'

ONE disgruntled BBC viewer called up the broadcaster to complain about its Glastonbury Festival coverage this year. The anonymous caller didn’t mince their words as they hit out at the BBC on the programme. The woman was heard saying: “For goodness sake, every time I put the telly on, there’s this rubbishy lot of stuff about Glastonbury.

express.co.uk ,  45 minutes ago 0
‘Hell hole - Get it off!’ BBC viewer blasts Glastonbury coverage 'Don't want to know'

In pictures: Campsfield Immigration centre captured

Pictures have emerged showing the Campsfield House detention centre which could be set to reopen. Published by a press agency, the images show the disused immigration facility in Kidlington, Oxfordshire. It was shut in 2018 after years of problems, including riots, escapes and complaints about conditions.

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In pictures: Campsfield Immigration centre captured

‘Getting pop ups’ BBC viewer savages ‘retrograde step’ over BBC cancelling HD News channel

A BBC viewer hit out at the corporation for the "retrograde" decision of making their News HD channel only available on the iPlayer app. The disgruntled viewer contacted the broadcaster to voice his frustration at the decision to move the HD news online, claiming the process of accessing the daily news had been made "tougher" for users like him.

express.co.uk ,  48 minutes ago 1
‘Getting pop ups’ BBC viewer savages ‘retrograde step’ over BBC cancelling HD News channel

Where forgotten BBC hosts now - Game show fame, Sheeran link and death announced on air

BBC news has been presented by lots of huge stars throughout the decades, with some finding fame on regional programmes, while others have hosted the News At Ten Fans and stars from the world of entertainment were recently left devastated, following the death of BBC Look North presenter Harry Gration.

dailystar.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 5
Where forgotten BBC hosts now - Game show fame, Sheeran link and death announced on air

BBC Weather: Widespread showers to plague Brits at weekend as Atlantic breeze to engulf UK

BBC Weather forecaster Matt Taylor said conditions will be "cool for this stage in July" as a breeze coming in from the Atlantic will bring temperatures down for most throughout the weekend. The BBC Weather meteorologist noted a series of rainy fronts will cross into the UK throughout Saturday, bringing rain from west to east until the evening.

express.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 2
BBC Weather: Widespread showers to plague Brits at weekend as Atlantic breeze to engulf UK

BBC and Amazon set to show Champions League football in sweeping TV changes that will affect Liverpool

The BBC and Amazon have secured Champions League football for the first time with BT Sport maintaining the bulk of the rights The BBC will show Champions League football for the first time in 2024 after a successful bid in UEFA's TV auction rights. Amazon were also winners in the bid as they will show live matches for the first time also.

liverpoolecho.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 0
BBC and Amazon set to show Champions League football in sweeping TV changes that will affect Liverpool

Stephen Daldry reflects on a half century in the fight for freedom and equality

The Stonewall Uprising spread across America and 50 years ago this month inspired a few hundred LGBTQ+ people in London to march from Trafalgar Square to Hyde Park. They were marching for liberation. Less to change the law, and more to change themselves, they were marching against shame.

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Stephen Daldry reflects on a half century in the fight for freedom and equality

Falklands gamble: BBC journalist lifts lid on risky bid to liberate islands from Argentina

AS an experienced BBC journalist working as the corporation's Latin America correspondent, Harold Briley had a strong hunch that Argentina was poised to invade the Falkland Islands in 1982, even if it did take the UK Government unawares. Falklands War: Weather threatened UK forces reveals Fox

express.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 16
Falklands gamble: BBC journalist lifts lid on risky bid to liberate islands from Argentina

How the BBC was captured by trans ideology

The Corporation has forgotten about its duty to be impartial During Pride month this year a banner has been emblazoned across the BBC’s internal staff website used by every single employee. It features the following text: ‘BBC Pride 2022: Bringing together LGBTQ+ people of all genders, sexualities and identities at the BBC.’

spectator.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 0
How the BBC was captured by trans ideology

The Cheshire town that's rediscovering its love for live music

Crewe is seeing a number of new or improved venues popping up with a focus on live entertainment Having been home to one of the most iconic venues in the North West throughout the 90s and 00s, Crewe's status as one of the region's centres for live music had declined in more recent times.

cheshire-live.co.uk ,  4 hours ago 1
The Cheshire town that's rediscovering its love for live music

Michael Mosley weight loss: 'Simple trick' to burn calories fast- 'significant benefits'

PEOPLE try any and every trick when it comes to weight loss but Dr Michael Mosley has identified one that's easy and hassle free and could be equivalent to "running 10 marathons". Dr Michael Mosley is always on hand with weight loss tips and revealed there is one action people can be doing to aid their progress.

express.co.uk ,  5 hours ago 5
Michael Mosley weight loss: 'Simple trick' to burn calories fast- 'significant benefits'