21 August 2014
What does the fact that Sara Pascoe is flying a lone flag for female comics say about this year's comedy awards shortlist in Edinburgh?
Mark Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon in 1980, is denied parole for an eighth time by authorities in New York.
Ambridge is to get a dose of pop star royalty after it was revealed that pop duo Pet Shop Boys are to make a cameo appearance on Radio 4's The Archers.
Actress Emily Watson is to star in a BBC drama about a woman struggling to come to terms with the death of her daughter in the London 7/7 bombings.
A man has been jailed for 33 months after recording Fast And Furious 6 from the back of a cinema in the West Midlands town of Walsall.
The Doctor Who fan who created the show's new titles
The enduring appeal of Dvorak's Cello Concerto
Taking a walk in the orchestral woods
Gary Lineker on 50 years of Match of the Day BBC Sport
...the blind comedian?
Marion Cotillard fights redundancy in latest role
Why The Life of Brian still hasn't been shown in Truro
Comedian Tim Vine's joke is voted the funniest at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Wyn Baptiste explores the tangled origins of Carnival
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