Angela Rippon

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The Grand Tour Presents: Lochdown – Richard Hammond. Photograph: Amazon Studios

The former Top Gear presenter recalls his 2006 crash at the speed of 513km/h which left him with post-traumatic amnesia. This didn’t deter Hammond,(...)

The Wall: Danny Dyer with contestants Aoife and Paul. Photograph: Guy Levy/BBC

Sometimes all you need is advice from someone with a bit of life experience and wisdom. “The wall can give you grief,” says Danny Dyer. “You attack th(...)

The Game – The Story of Hurling tracks the history of hurling. Photograph: Donall Farmer

Lorry Ladies Monday, BBC One, 7.30pm Angela Rippon is a trailblazer. Back in the 1970s, she became the first woman to regularly present the news for(...)

The otherwise sentimental ad ends with the retailer’s instruction: ‘Spend it well’

The ad has it all. It’s timely (Paddington 2 is released this week and the C-word is coming soon-ish), has snow, a heart, humour and good cheer, a fam(...)

Top Gear’s new host Chris Evans: How will the Top Gear faithful react? It’s hard to say, and certainly there are some extremists out there.

Will Chris Evans be any good as the host of a revived and revamped Top Gear? Well perhaps the only fair answer is to say come back and ask again in a (...)