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In the Mirror: BBC Presenters

The BBC is home to some of England’s most beloved famous people. In our house, we call it the Institution of institutions. Yes indeed, many of us look to the BBC for guidance, especially when trephaning or baking a cake. 876 more words

Clare Balding

Clare Balding clears up those Bake Off rumours

Clare Balding has cleared up rumours about her presenting Channel 4´s Great British Bake Off.

The show, which moves channels next year and will also lose judge Mary Berry and presenters Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins, has seen many names been thrown about on who will replace them. 141 more words

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Clare Balding on the importance of women in sport: “It has a big impact to see strong, powerful, muscular women doing well”

Veteran broadcaster and Olympic commentator, Clare Balding OBE, has long been a champion of gender diversity in sport. In a new interview with The Pool… 137 more words

Clare Balding and Davina McCall tipped to replace Mel and Sue on The Great British Bake Off

The Great British Bake Off could be about to receive some fresh ingredients in the form of Clare Balding and Davina McCall.

The presenting icons are just two names being chewed over for consideration to replace Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins who… 322 more words


Rio 2016 Olympics Review: Well, That Was Fun

You’ll have to excuse me if part way through this review I stop writing in full sentences and start making happy noises. You see, I’ve done pretty much nothing for the last two weeks but watch The Olympics, and it’s been absolutely outstanding. 1,812 more words


Going for Gold

As someone who was lucky enough to attend a few events at the London Olympics  in 2012, and again at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014, I‘ve developed a keen interest in these major multi sport games. 343 more words

The tricks to get on Olympic TV, Christ the Reedemer and Team GB racking up the medals!

A free morning beckons. I had asked the girls if we could all do Christ the Reedemer together today (seeing as we have come to Rio as a group?) but they went yesterday. 2,892 more words