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2008-08-25 15:00:42

By CAROLYN CHURCHILL IT was the end of an era for daytime TV. Richard and Judy yesterday broadcast their final terrestrial show, 20 years after they became household names and seven years after they moved to Channel 4.

2008-08-24 03:00:17

CHAT show queen Judy Finnegan yesterday revealed she would have quit TV years ago if it was not for husband Richard Madeley. The couple, right were at the Edinburgh TV festival the day after their final Channel 4 show. They are to front a new show for digital station UKTV.

2008-08-23 09:00:35

By Stephen McGinty THE sofa has been shunted into the removal van and the Ali G costume packed in a trunk. Richard and Judy, the golden couple of daytime TV, yesterday bade farewell to terrestrial television.

2008-07-30 00:00:31

TV STAR Amanda Hamilton is seeking troubled Scots teenagers to take part in a health spa reality show in Spain. The nutrition guru wants youngsters with embarrassing ailments to volunteer for her new programme, Teen Spa.

2008-07-26 18:00:26

what? Arena - Cab Driver when? BBC Four, Tonight, 9pm LONDON'S cab drivers are said to have a photographic memory of the city's layout, and drive one of the most iconic motor vehicles in the world. However, they are among the most maligned characters on our city streets.

2008-07-08 03:00:14

By Donnelly, Alison UKTV will follow up last year's successful rebrand of its UKTV G2 channel as Dave with a complete refresh of its remaining portfolio and the creation of an additional channel.

2008-06-27 06:02:35

By Donnelly, Alison UKTV is hoping to replicate the success of its male-focused Dave TV channel by relaunching UKTV Gold this summer as a female- oriented station. The broadcaster has already lined up Richard and Judy to host the anchor show on the channel, which has yet to be named.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.