With a £289m investment and 11 new language services, the BBC's planned expansion reminds us why the World Service matters.
Kids can’t get enough of the stuff they love, and grown-ups can’t get enough of the things they loved as kids.
Can stripping off on TV make you truly happy? Channel 4 thinks it can.
I wonder whether Julien Temple is stitching up Richards in his documentary The Origin of the Species.
The new trailer does give us some clues about what November might hold in store.
August radio should be like a corkboard, with a few gems pinned here and there. Heck, Don’t Vote for Him is one.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Anthony Horowitz police procedural New Blood, the Absolutely Fabulous movie and the 2005 film Bewitched by Nora Ephron.
“Do you know how hard we work? How little we earn? This city never gives you any chances.”
The BBC's new Joseph Conrad adaptation is wonderful, and more pertinent than I'd expected. Plus: Fleabag reviewed.
Tuesday, and yet another shout-out to listeners who might remember the making of the 1974 film of Swallows and Amazons.
On the pop culture podcast this week: the new Ghostbusters reboot, series four of Netflix original Orange is the New Black and Janet Malcolm’s book about Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, The Silent Woman.
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