Entertainment Category

18/09/2021

Led Zeppelin

Founded by ex-Yardbirds guitarist Jimmy Page (1944-) from Middlesex in…

03/07/2021

Dame June Whitfield

The crystal-clear, dulcet voice of Dame June Whitfield (1925-2018) graced…

13/02/2021

That Was The Week That Was

‘That Was The Week That Was‘ (“TW3” for short) made…

13/01/2021

The Magic Roundabout

‘The Magic Roundabout‘  was a children’s programme aired from 1965…

08/10/2020

The Bee Gees

Sir Barry Gibb (1946-) and his twin brothers Maurice Gibb…

08/07/2020

The Spice Girls

At a time when women in the UK had achieved…

12/06/2020

‘Watch with Mother’

London-born Freda Lingstrom, OBE (1893-1989) was a pioneer of radio…

12/05/2020

Morecambe & Wise

John Eric Bartholomew (1926-84) from Morecambe and Ernest Wiseman (1925-99)…

16/04/2020

St. Trinian’s

Boarding schools are a perfect setting for children’s fiction in…

26/03/2020

Wrestling

At 4pm each Saturday in the 1960s/70s, millions of fans…

24/03/2020

Dame Judi Dench

Born in Yorkshire in 1934, Dame Judi Dench has spent…

03/03/2020

‘Just A Minute’

The world’s longest-running panel show is BBC Radio’s ‘Just A…