With a £289m investment and 11 new language services, the BBC's planned expansion reminds us why the World Service matters.
McGowan's performance demonstrates the combination of eccentricity and intimidation that allowed Savile first to lure his victims and then to disguise his abuse of them.
TFI Friday was quite nasty at its edges: it gave off a strong whiff of bullying and low-level belligerence. The male graduate population of north London seemed not to notice this.
BBC Radio 4's Natural Histories.
The sudden death in the last scene of Monday's Game of Thrones was a cliffhanger, nothing more.
I loved Birthday, but the bloggers were mostly unable to see beyond personal experience in the matter of art.
It's the quickest shortcut to gravitas. T S Eliot has been stolen by actors, like burglars with the crown jewels.
She’s a feminist comedian who doesn’t shy away from ridiculing women. She reaches millions of viewers on the internet without breaking a sweat. Oh, and she’s just really, really funny.
First Ministerial Funnies.
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