ONE DIRECTION Steal My Girl Syco ** To judge from some recent comments by Simon Cowell, as well as applying Louis Walsh’s dictum about bo(...)

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Here comes the sun: Leona Lewis, left, in Walking on Sunshine

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Undated handout photo of cancer patient Stephen Sutton. Photograph: PA

The 19-year-old British cancer charity fundraiser Stephen Sutton died peacefully in his sleep this morning, his mother said on his Facebook page today(...)

ITV said its audience share has fallen despite the popularity of shows such as I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here.

British broadcaster ITV said that a stronger line up of programmes, including the start of the soccer World Cup finals in June, would help it to claw (...)

Donal Dineen: ‘I got to live the dream, and now I just have to wake up and conjure another one’

My own big love affair with radio began before lengths lost their waves and bands became a bit too broad for their boots. Radios, remember them? Ma(...)

 Bob Geldof with his daughters Pixie (left) and Peaches. Peaches Geldof has died at the age of 25. Photograph: PA 1:32

Singer and activist Bob Geldof says he and his family are “beyond pain” , following the death of his daughter Peaches yesterday. The model, jou(...)

Kian Egan on  The Voice

Kian Egan is quite showbiz. “ Hello, darling,” he says. It’s hard to get offended, although I do my best. Egan is at the Helix Theatre in Dublin th(...)

Dermot O’Leary: presenting ‘Live from Space: Lap of the Planet’

In what will either prove an unmitigated disaster or a might-as-well-give-up-now moment for its rivals, Channel 4 is popping out to space this Sund(...)

David Baddiel: ‘The more famous you are, the less the version of you that’s out there is true. I am ridiculously obsessed with authenticity’

‘Fame is a silly thing that makes your life absurd,” says David Baddiel, once a quarter of The Mary Whitehouse Exp(...)