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Sir Bruce to front BBC variety show

Sir Bruce Forsyth has a new presenting role for the BBC

Sir Bruce Forsyth is to host a special variety show for BBC One - his first new presenting role since stepping down as the host of Strictly Come Dancing.

Barrowman and Boyle open Games

John Barrowman performed at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games

John Barrowman, Susan Boyle, Rod Stewart, Ewan McGregor and James McAvoy have helped open the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, in a ceremony watched by more than nine million viewers on BBC One.

Screen veteran Dora Bryan dies

Actress Dora Bryan has died at the age of 91

Dora Bryan, who was known for roles in TV's Last Of The Summer Wine and classic British movies like A Taste Of Honey, has died at the age of 91.

Tulisa aide sorry for Cowell remark

Tulisa Contostavlos' personal assistant Gareth Varey has apologised for comments made when he was 'drunk'

Tulisa Contostavlos' personal assistant has apologised for making claims about Simon Cowell's private life which were heard in court prior to the collapse of the singer's trial, and said he had been "drunk" at the time.

Paedophile Watkins refused appeal

Ian Watkins has had his appeal bid against his sentence turned down

Paedophile and former Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins has been told he cannot appeal against the length of his 29-year jail term imposed for a string of child sex offences.

Takeaway tour guests announced

Ant and Dec are taking Saturday Night Takeaway on tour

Mel C, Keith Lemon, Joey Essex and Peter Andre are among the stars joining Ant and Dec on their Saturday Night Takeaway tour.

Peaches Geldof killed by heroin

An inquest is being held into the death of Peaches Geldof

Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose after losing her battle against addiction to the Class A drug, an inquest has heard.