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Bbc Two Pulls The Plug On 'Never Mind The Buzzcocks' After Over 18 Years

The BBC has cancelled long running music panel show ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ after over 18 years on air and 28 series. The show had long been a staple of BBC Two’s autumn schedule, but...

'Never Mind The Buzzcocks': Rhod Gilbert First Permanent Host In Five Years

Rhod Gilbert has been named as the permanent host of comedy panel show Never Mind the Buzzcocks. The BBC2 show has lacked a permanent presenter since 2009 when Simon Amstell departed so he could work...

British Comedian Apologises For Nelson Mandela Joke

British comedian Simon Amstell has apologised for a joke he made in reference to Nelson Mandela while on Bbc Radio 1.Appearing on the station's breakfast show less than 24 hours after news of Mandela's death...

When One Door Closes A New Time Slot Opens- C4 Axes T4 In Search Of Something New

After 14 years of broadcasting, the beloved TV format T4 has been axed by it's umbrella company, C4. The channel has cited declining figures of T4 due to the massive rise in viewers for one...

Jessie J Slams The Voice: It Was Lame To Keep Me In Same Outfit

Jessie J has taken a break from her busy schedule to appear on the Graham Norton show and then go bowling with her friends. Jessie was wearing one of her usual striking outfits, consisting of...

Miquita Oliver Files For Bankruptcy Following Unpaid Taxes

Miquita Oliver, the charismatic former presenter of such Channel 4 programs as 'Popworld' and host of 't4' has filed for bankruptcy following the revelation that she owed a substantial amount in unpaid taxes. It's a...

Chris Langham Makes Acting Comeback After Jail Sentence

Chris Langham, the British actor who was jailed for downloading child pornography in 2007, has landed his first role since his arrest. Langham, whose performances in 'The Thick of It' were heralded by critics, will...

Britney's British Blow-up

Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS furiously pulled the plug on an interview with a British television presenter, after he called her 'nuts'. The OOPS!...I DID IT AGAIN singer was being grilled by irreverent presenter SIMON...

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