‘When artists are not on stage singing, presenting, or accepting an award, they will be wearing personal protective equipment (PPE). Additionally, we disinfect our set every evening and in between performances during pre-production, rehearsals and in the live show.’
Free TV licences were withdrawn for over-75 from August 1 – unless viewers could prove they claimed pension credits. Lord Hall has said the new arrangement would cost the BBC £250million a year, whereas keeping the benefit would have meant having to find £750million.
‘I think that’s because certain unpleasant characters are being thrown to the fore and they’re very, very easy to hate and I’m kind of thinking why bother with a milkshake when you could get some battery acid – that’s just me and it’s all right, I’m not gonna do it, it’s purely a fantasy, but […]
Part of that new high bar is that everything went off flawlessly from a technical point of view for what my colleague Pete Hammond rightly called a Herculean task. However, like the difference between prog rock and punk rock, there was more than the daunting logistics of handing out awards for 23 top small-screen categories […]
The BBC lags behind Channel 5, Channel 4 and ITV among viewers for its perceived impartiality, according to research by Ofcom. Only 58 per cent believe the corporation’s coverage is impartial, a fall of 1 per cent on last year. This decline was enough to see it drop to the bottom of the list below Channel 5, […]
“It was made by an African-American woman who was a former slave,” a salesperson in the antique shop told him. “Each patch in the quilt she put in represented a different part of her life. One part was from a dress that she was wearing when she found out that she was free. Another part […]
“But when Covid struck in March, plans were turned upside down. They filmed the rest almost as far south as you can get in the UK.”
Say So: Doja Cat was another big winner on the night as she earned two awards: Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B and the coveted New Artist Of The Year
Energy Secretary N. Srikant said in a press release that the awards were intended to encourage and recognise endeavours of industry, buildings and municipal sectors in reducing energy consumption, and to showcase the State’s achievements on energy efficiency and energy conservation fronts.
Mammal researcher Marcus Chua of the National University of Singapore told the BBC that the near-perfectly preserved bones represented ‘a rare find’. ‘There are few whale subfossils in Asia,’ he explained, with even fewer, the expert added, being ‘in such good condition’