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Missing Victoria Wood.....

don’t.  Instead, watch this video of half an hour of her chatting with Dawn French on the whole business of comedy.  It’s not a sketch show but it is amusing, witty, real and generous.   144 more words


16 TV moments we can't believe quite happened in 2016

Ant and Dec cleaning up at the National TV Awards.

John Lewis choosing a maudlin cover for its Christmas commercial.

Gail Platt becoming a widow once again. 1,327 more words


Don't blame 2016, blame ourselves

A lot of negative things have taken place this year, it’s no secret. Buzzfeed’s article entitled “24 Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up How Shitty 2016 Has Been So Far” kind of confirms the general consensus on the matter. 790 more words

Arts & Culture


“I’m posh but I don’t take any stick for it. It’s like I always say, sticks and stones may break my bones but fuck it, I’m with BUPA.” –  373 more words


Victoria Wood's brother signing books

Chris Foote Wood, the brother of comedian and musician Victoria Wood, will be signing  his new book about her in Belper on December 2.

Chris is a performer himself in the guise of Charles Dickens and has become a regular at Edinburgh Festival with his one man show The Genius Charles Dickens. 135 more words


RTS Awards North West Awards

The Royal Television Society North West awards celebrated its 20th anniversary on Saturday 12 November, 2016.

The television industry and the nation were remembering both… 53 more words


Bristol Celebrates Comedy Legends

The newly announced programme for Bristol Slapstick Festival 2017 will include celebrations of comedy greats such as Victoria Wood, Rik Mayall and The Young Ones. 302 more words