PUBLISHED: 15:18 09 August 2018 | UPDATED: 15:30 09 August 2018 Franki Berry Pollyanna Hope Photo supplied A disabled teenager from Harpenden will receive a specially developed new prosthetic limb on the BBC tonight. The Hope family with Prince William. Left to right: Prince William, Sarah, Pollyanna, Sapphire.BBC2’s The Big Life Fix are shining a spotlight on Pollyanna Hope, who dreams of being a dancer even though she lost her leg at just two years old. Pollyanna was walking with her mother Sarah and grandmother Elizabeth by London’s Mortlake station in 2007 when the family were hit by a bus mounting the pavement. While Sarah was seriously injured and the toddler lost her leg, Elizabeth was tragically killed.Now 13 years old, Pollyanna dreams of being a ballet dancer - an aspiration which is now one step closer to fruition. Herts Advertiser Community Awards 2016 Parent in a Million winner Sarah Hope.Scientists on The Big Life Fix have created … [Read more...] about Watch Harpenden teen with prosthetic leg feature on BBC tonight
BACK To The Land series two is back on the BBC tonight. The show, which is presented by former Springwatch presenter Kate Humble, aims to highlight the grit and determination of the UK's most inspirational rural entrepreneurs. What time is Back To The Land With Kate Humble on tonight? The second season of Back To The Land started on May 8, 2018, on BBC Two at 7pm. It continues each Monday-Friday at the same time. The Beeb ordered an increased twelve episodes for the show's latest outing, a considerable upgrade on last year's three-episode run. “We are absolutely thrilled to be making another series of Back to the Land with Kate. At its heart, it’s a stylish factual format, which touches on elements of history, geography and tradition”, Executive Producer Sarah Trigg said in a statement. “What we all enjoy about the creative process of making it is witnessing these incredible and aspirational people doing what they love to keep the countryside alive.” Where … [Read more...] about What time is Back To The Land With Kate Humble on tonight, where is she visiting and what’s the BBC show about?
MURDERED Stephen Lawrence is still being targeted by racist abuse following a heartbreaking documentary about his killing. The black teenager was stabbed to death in an unprovoked attack in Eltham, South East London, in a horrifying case that rocked the country. What followed was one of the longest, most complex and mishandled murder investigations in Met Police history allowing the suspected killers to evade justice for almost 20 years. A BBC three-part film called Stephen: A Murder That Changed a Nation gripped Britain last night as it laid bare harrowing details of Stephen's killing. But while most viewers were moved by the documentary, some vile social media users spewed racist abuse aimed at the slain teen. One said: "Stephen Lawrence was also a drug taker, dealer and for black power. Why is he still being glorified". Replying to a link about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry attending a memorial service for Stephen, another wrote: "Why? He was a drug dealing scum who due to his … [Read more...] about Stephen Lawrence STILL being targeted with race-hate slurs despite heart-wrenching BBC documentary on his murder
SKATING competition Dancing On Ice is back – which is great news for those who love watching celebs falling over on their bums and spectacular routines on the ice.Here’s everything that you need to know about the show…You can catch the second episode of the show tonight, Sunday January 14.It is on at 6pm on ITV, and if you miss it you can catch it again on the ITV Hub.The show goes up against the news on BBC One, the film Mr Holmes on BBC Two and the Darts World Professional Championship on Channel 4.Brooke Vincent – Coronation Street actress who plays Sophie WebsterCheryl Baker – Bucks Fizz member and TV presenterKem Cetinay – Reality star and winner of Love Island 2017Candice Brown – Great British Bake Off winner and Sunday Times Baking columnistMax Evans – Scottish rugby playerLemar – SingerDonna Air – Geordie socialite and James Middleton’s exAlex Beresford – Good Morning Britain weathermanAntony … [Read more...] about Who’s in the Dancing On Ice 2018 line-up, when is it on ITV tonight and who are the professionals and hosts?
PUBLISHED: 07:49 14 January 2018 | UPDATED: 07:49 14 January 2018 Matt Stott The Queen's childhood memories of her father's coronation are revealed in the hour-long documentary. Picture: JULIAN CALDER/PA WIRE/BBC The sacred oil used to anoint the Queen during her crowning is featured in a BBC documentary about her coronation. The Queen speaks candidly and with humour about the experience of her own coronation, and the symbolic importance of artefacts associated with the sovereign. Picture: ITV ARCHIVE/PA WIRE The special oil is shown by Dr John Hall, Dean of Westminster, during the programme called The Coronation, which also chronicles the history of the crown jewels. The Coronation is a one-hour documentary being screened tonight at 8pm on BBC One. The Queen riding in the Gold State Coach after her Coronation. Picture: ITV ARCHIVE/PA WIRE The Queen’s childhood memories of her father’s coronation are revealed in the documentary, with an 11-year-old Princess … [Read more...] about When is the Queen documentary on the BBC?