BBC’s Question of Sport staff are ‘gutted’ as bosses AXE long-running quiz show after viewing figures plunged amid fury over sacking of Sue Barker

BBC’s Question of Sport staff are ‘gutted’ as bosses AXE long-running quiz show after viewing figures plunged amid fury over sacking of Sue Barker

Question of Sport staff and presenters were left ‘gutted’ last night after the BBC dramatically announced it would be axing the long-running programme.  Making the shock announcement, the Corporation blamed inflation and dwindling ratings as the long-running sports quiz show that spanned more than 1,300 episodes was cancelled. The decision to halt production comes after long-running … Read more

Prince Harry ripped a poster of his grandmother the Queen off the wall of an ‘underground’ Chelsea club so she ‘couldn’t watch him partying’, Paddy McGuinness claims

Prince Harry ripped a poster of his grandmother the Queen off the wall of an ‘underground’ Chelsea club so she ‘couldn’t watch him partying’, Paddy McGuinness claims

Prince Harry ripped a poster of his late grandmother, Queen Elizabeth, from a wall during a ‘wild party’ years ago, television presenter Paddy McGuinness has claimed.  The Top Gear star, 50, said he was on a night out with the Duke of Sussex, band members of One Direction and a group of footballers when he claims … Read more

Paddy McGuinness says his ‘money has run out’ as he discusses his return to touring for first time in six years to ‘build it back up’ after Top Gear axe

Paddy McGuinness says his ‘money has run out’ as he discusses his return to touring for first time in six years to ‘build it back up’ after Top Gear axe

Paddy McGuinness has admitted his ‘money has run out’ as he reveals he plans to return to stand up comedy for the first time in six years. The presenter, 50, made the tour announcement following the news that the show he co-hosted, Top Gear, was being axed after Freddie Flintoff’s crash. Paddy admitted that he … Read more

Jeremy Clarkson shares health update after revealing he is at ‘double risk’ of getting dementia

Jeremy Clarkson shares health update after revealing he is at ‘double risk’ of getting dementia

By Eleanor Dye For Mailonline Published: 21:24 GMT, 28 November 2023 | Updated: 02:38 GMT, 29 November 2023 Jeremy Clarkson has shared a health update after revealing he is at ‘double risk’ of getting dementia.  The 63-year-old has been told by his doctor he needs hearing aids after he experienced severe hearing loss.  Hearing loss has close … Read more

Top Gear is shelved: BBC says it will ‘rest’ the motoring show ‘for the foreseeable future’ after horror crash nearly killed host Freddie Flintoff

Top Gear is shelved: BBC says it will ‘rest’ the motoring show ‘for the foreseeable future’ after horror crash nearly killed host Freddie Flintoff

Top Gear will be rested for the ‘foreseeable future’ after host Freddie Flintoff was nearly killed during a horrific crash last year, the BBC announced today.  Production of the hit motoring show has been halted since the former England cricket captain, 45, was taken to hospital in December 2022 after he was injured in an … Read more

Richard Hammond’s 320mph crash in jet-powered dragster, diplomatic quarrels and Jeremy Clarkson’s ‘unprovoked attack’ on producer in row over a steak: How Top Gear was hit by a string of controversies after being revived by the BBC in 2002

Richard Hammond’s 320mph crash in jet-powered dragster, diplomatic quarrels and Jeremy Clarkson’s ‘unprovoked attack’ on producer in row over a steak: How Top Gear was hit by a string of controversies after being revived by the BBC in 2002

Since the revival of Top Gear in 2002, the motoring show has made a name for itself as highly entertaining and controversial.  The revamped BBC series has hit the headlines due to crashes, diplomatic incidents and criticisms of the line-up. A previous iteration of the show, which ran from the 1970s until the 2000s and … Read more

All hail Lord Cameron of Chipping Snorton: Former Prime Minister makes a return to Cotswolds market town which is home to chummy group of headline-grabbing heavyweights

All hail Lord Cameron of Chipping Snorton: Former Prime Minister makes a return to Cotswolds market town which is home to chummy group of headline-grabbing heavyweights

David Cameron will be known by his new title, Lord Cameron of Chipping North  By Daisy Graham-Brown Published: 01:02 GMT, 18 November 2023 | Updated: 01:40 GMT, 18 November 2023 For years he was a mainstay of the ‘Chipping Norton set’ – a chummy group of headline-grabbing heavyweights hailing from the Cotswolds. And it appears … Read more

Ashes cricket legend, Top Gear presenter… now recovering Freddie Flintoff is a guide dog trainer

Ashes cricket legend, Top Gear presenter… now recovering Freddie Flintoff is a guide dog trainer

By Claudia Joseph Published: 22:00 GMT, 28 October 2023 | Updated: 22:06 GMT, 28 October 2023 He has rarely been seen in public since the horrific Top Gear crash that left him with ‘life-altering’ injuries. But retired England cricketer Freddie Flintoff was last week spotted out training a guide dog – an activity he’s taken … Read more

Inside Freddie Flintoff’s challenging recovery after horror Top Gear crash: How cricket star shunned the limelight and fought back with the support of wife Rachael as he accepts £9m BBC payout and looks forward to getting back on TV

Inside Freddie Flintoff’s challenging recovery after horror Top Gear crash: How cricket star shunned the limelight and fought back with the support of wife Rachael as he accepts £9m BBC payout and looks forward to getting back on TV

Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff was excited to join the BBC Top Gear team in 2019.  When details were released, Flintoff said: ‘It’s not often you have the chance to do both of your dream jobs, but I’m now lucky enough to say I will have. I’ve always been passionate about cars and I’m so excited to be … Read more

Freddie Flintoff will make TV comeback in 2024 for second series of Field of Dreams after the cricket legend put his presenting career on hold following Top Gear horror smash

Freddie Flintoff will make TV comeback in 2024 for second series of Field of Dreams after the cricket legend put his presenting career on hold following Top Gear horror smash

England cricket legend and Top Gear presenter Freddie Flintoff is plotting his TV comeback next year after a horrific crash on the BBC motoring show put him out of action for months. The all-rounder, 45, is preparing to return to TV to make a second series of Field of Dreams, the 2022 BBC documentary series … Read more