Crimewatch axed by BBC after 33 years

Crimewatch axed by BBC after 33 years

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Crimewatch, one of the BBC’s longest-running shows, is being axed after 33 years. The programme, which asks viewers for help to track down criminals, is hosted by Jeremy Vine and... Read More

Glamour magazine's Jo Elvin leaves after 17 years

Glamour magazine's Jo Elvin leaves after 17 years

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Jo Elvin is stepping down as editor of UK Glamour magazine after 17 years. The Australian journalist, who launched the title, is leaving as the magazine prepares to go “digital... Read More

DJs celebrate 50 years of Radio 1 and 2

DJs celebrate 50 years of Radio 1 and 2

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DJs from BBC Radio 1 and 2 have celebrated the 50th anniversary of the launch of the two stations with a joint broadcast. Radio 1’s Nick Grimshaw and Radio 2’s... Read More

Rubens' Duke of Buckingham 'found' after 400 years

Rubens' Duke of Buckingham 'found' after 400 years

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A ‘lost’ portrait by Flemish artist Peter Paul Rubens has been rediscovered after almost 400 years. The 17th century Flemish artist’s “head study” of the Duke of Buckingham was identified... Read More

Female film casting same as 100 years ago

Female film casting same as 100 years ago

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The percentage of women being cast in UK films has barely changed in more than 100 years, data released by the British Film Institute (BFI) shows. In 1913, 26% of... Read More

Female film casting same as 100 years ago

Female film casting same as 100 years ago

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The percentage of women being cast in UK films has barely changed in more than 100 years, data released by the British Film Institute (BFI) shows. In 1913, 26% of... Read More

Francis Bacon painting emerges after 45 years

Francis Bacon painting emerges after 45 years

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A Francis Bacon painting valued at £60m is to be seen in public for the first time for 45 years when it goes under the hammer next month. His Study... Read More

Francis Bacon painting emerges after 45 years

Francis Bacon painting emerges after 45 years

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A Francis Bacon painting valued at £60m is to be seen in public for the first time for 45 years when it goes under the hammer next month. His Study... Read More

Sir Quentin Blake illustrates Roald Dahl's final book, 26 years on

Sir Quentin Blake illustrates Roald Dahl's final book, 26 years on

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Roald Dahl’s final children’s book has been illustrated by his longtime collaborator Sir Quentin Blake, 26 years after it was first published. Billy and the Minpins was originally published as... Read More