Doug Lambert, our editor is bored, bored about hearing of Michael Jackson’s death and the accusations of foul blame and bored of Katie Price and Peter Andre’s marriage breakdown.
North East Tonight host Pam Royle is undergoing medical tests.
Once more the news coverage surrounding the death of a celebrity, in this case Michael Jackson has prompted complaints from viewers who feel that other stories are neglected in favour of over the top coverage surrounding the death and aftermath. Our editor Doug Lambert couldn’t agree more, but do you?
We’ve dug around in the ATV Network photo archive for a picture tribute to the great comedy performer, Mollie Sugden who died yesterday.
Actress Mollie Sugden, best known for her role as brassy old bird Mrs Slocombe in BBC sitcom Are You Being Served?, has died at the age of 86.
Tony Hatch celebrates his 70th birthday this year so here at ATV News we – along with the BBC – are celebrating a man who has given the world some of its best known television themes, as well as popular chart music. Forty-Five years ago Hatch created one of his best known compositions – and his first major TV Theme: Crossroads. Speaking to the Crossroads Fan Club Hatch comments:
Jonathan Ross welcomes Take That to this week’s Friday Night With Jonathan Ross on BBC One. The group talk about their next album – Gary Barlow says: “we haven’t started yet… we’re really looking forward to trying again.” And Gary also explains how they still can’t believe their renewed success: “We’re genuinely surprised… trying to keep up with it all. This for us is enormous.” They also reveal how they
Former Emmerdale ‘actress’, Dancing on Ice contestant and tabloid favourite Roxanne Pallet has pulled out of performances with the British Shakespeare Company just days before the opening night. The ‘actress’ took on the Shakespearian roles to ‘prove’ herself as a credible actress to her critics. Roxanne Pallet, former Emmerdale actress and tabloid favourite, has pulled out of her planned appearances in two Shakespeare plays with the British Shakespeare Company. Pallet’s
It’s been announced that the actor Terence Alexander has passed away at the age of the age of 86. The actor is probably best known for his role of Charlie Hungerford in the Jersey based cop-drama Bergerac. It’s been announced that actor Terence Alexander has passed away at the age of 86. The actor is probably best known for his role of Charlie Hungerford in Bergerac, the Jersey based cop
Stars of the small screen last night paid tribute to the comic Danny La Rue following the sad news of his death.