But Rex doesn't appear too interested by the discussion and begins waving his hands around in the air and tapping his hands on the desk in apparent boredom. … [Read more...] about I’ve had a belly-full of being good! Cheeky toddler bares his tummy and leaves his siblings in fits of giggles as his mother is interviewed live on the BBC News
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The inescapable truth is that without a public-sector broadcaster, we will — like America — see the growth of a gap between an informed elite and the rest. We'll lose the glue that binds us and become more polarised and doubtful about whom to believe. … [Read more...] about ALAN RUSBRIDGER: Yes, the BBC’s flawed. But abolishing the licence fee will only make Britain more divided
A spokesperson said in a statement: "The descent of their relationship is reflected in the increasingly abusive and offensive terms they use to address each other; insults which are intended to reflect the language that such characters might have used in that era. … [Read more...] about Gavin and Stacey Christmas special hit by 900 complaints but BBC defend ‘homophobic slur’
First of all, audiences include black and Asian people who would like to see versions of themselves reflected on screen. Representation matters if you don’t have it. The 1951 version of A Christmas Carol isn’t a perfect representation of Dickensian London, but a perfect representation of the British film industry in 1951. Secondly, it should no more matter that a black actress is playing Mrs Cratchit in the latest iteration of A Christmas Carol than Miss Piggy played her in the Muppet version. They’re just faces. The story is the thing. … [Read more...] about Why must BBC dramas engage in ‘woke’ tinkering?
Marr had a stroke at the start of January 2013, leaving him partially paralysed down his left side. In an interview with the Guardian later that year he said: “My grandfather used to say, ‘Hard work never killed anyone.’ Well, I suppose I’ve done my best to disprove his theory.” … [Read more...] about Andrew Marr to examine recovery from stroke for BBC documentary