Lady Raffles elected first woman Fellow. First issue of the Proceedings of the Zoological Society published. Chimpanzee exhibited at London Zoo for the first time. Public admitted to London Zoo without an ‘order’ from a Fellow. World’s first Reptile House opened at London Zoo. First ever public Aquarium opened at London Zoo. Jumbo, the first African elephant seen alive in England, received from Paris. World’s first Insect House opened at London Zoo.
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The show is a mix of comedy, music, sketches, and variety acts. The second version of the show aired in and featured famous guests including Leslie Nielsen and Kathleen Turner. The show ran from to on ITV and is loosely in the format of a beauty pageant but with male contestants. An all-female audience voted for the winner via a series of elimination rounds — the losing contestants were be pushed into a swimming pool.
Hosted by Chris Tarrant, the male contestants had to compete in a number of rounds where, characteristics a woman may seek in a romantic partner — such as general knowledge, romantic aptitude, conversation skills and sense of humour — were tested. At the beginning of each episode, the ten male contestants would come out on the stage and introduce themselves to the audience, and from these first impressions the audience would eliminate the three least popular guys.
A Valley couple have enjoyed a holiday of a lifetime thanks to a new TV programme. Linda and Peter Wharton from Waterfoot were chosen to take part in ITV’s new programme Travel Guides.
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Share this article Share In the challenge, the trio were tasked with racing across muddy farmlands to reach a black-tie event at Broughton Hall. The last person to arrive had to give a speech in aid of the North Yorkshire Carbon Management and Sustainability Trust. The show format featured May and Hammond presenting in an empty studio, without Clarkson or the usual live audience. The new programme is set to be aired in Top Gear’s traditional time slot, meaning Chris Evans and Jeremy Clarkson will go head to head in a TV ratings war A scene showing a quiz in a pub with some of the show’s producers had people on social media speculating whether one of them was Oisin Tymon, whom Clarkson fell out with.
With the new ITV franchise holders came new early evening regional news programmes in their respective regions: for example, Carlton introduced London Tonight, Meridian introduced Meridian Tonight (replacing TVS’s Coast to Coast) whilst Westcountry introduced Westcountry Live as a replacement for TSW Today.
Meet The Parents ITV has announced a new dating series in which a group of singletons place their romantic futures in the hands of parents. Fronted by Holly Willoughby, Meet The Parents, gives potential suitors the opportunities to ask a love interests parents anything. While the parents are being quizzed, the guys and girls hoping to be chosen see and hear everything, and have no control over what their parents are revealing.
However, if mum and dad go too far, they can make just one urgent phone call to speak to them. Will these parental confessions help or hinder their kids’ chances of finding love? Once the picker has finished grilling the parents, they make their decision. Though before they come face-to-face with their date, they get to meet the ones they turned down. Will they have made the right decision as they head straight from the studio to the date hopefully hand in hand?
I can’t wait to hear what humiliating secrets they’ll be revealing and see who will regret leaving their love life in the hands of their parents.
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Indeed, the three most populated regions of England London, the Midlands and the North were originally awarded separate broadcasting franchises for weekday and weekend broadcasting because it was felt that for example having one franchise serving millions of people in London seven days a week would lead to one franchise holder making much more money compared to other franchise holders and that company would end up dominating the network as a consequence.
Having different TV broadcasting franchises for the second channel naturally resulted in different programmes being produced in different regions, though it soon became apparent that there was a requirement to share certain programming with other franchises due to cost considerations. Also many more programmes were broadcast live due to the high cost of film recording — video recording only became commercially available in and was also extremely expensive — therefore many programmes were broadcast simultaneously on different franchises at the same time, though certain franchises occasionally declined to show programming for various reason s.
The appropriately-named Christopher Chataway presented the first programme, and him, along with Robin Day and Ludovic Kennedy, became household names.
By , when there were five channels available, EastEnders was the most watched programme, with 28 million tuning in to its New Year’s Day edition, with the Christmas Day episode of Coronation.
Network chiefs were left embarrassed after admitting that new prime-time show Exposure had used clips from Arma II, purportedly showing the IRA shooting down a British Army helicopter. The footage of the ‘attack’ was shown to viewers of Exposure which documented the former Libyan leader Colonel Gaddafi’s links with the IRA Shot down: The helicopter was seen being blasted by soldiers on a hillside, before spiralling down to earth The helicopter was seen being blasted by soldiers on a hillside, before spiralling down to earth as a voiceover stated: Gaddafi and the IRA was broadcast, angry viewers took to the Internet and claimed that in fact, the footage had actually been taken from video game Arma II.
Gaddafi and the IRA were genuine. Arma II, which the footage came from, contains a plot that follows an army’s attempt to exert control on a war-ravaged country ‘But it would appear that during the editing process the correct clip of the incident was not selected and other footage was mistakenly included in the film by producers. The voiceover was heard to say: It may have been a lucky hit but for the army and crew once was enough. No-one died in this attack, but there were many more arms to fear.
Arma II is a tactical shooter computer game, with a plot that follows an army’s attempt to exert control on a war-ravaged country.
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Episode 6 Our celebration of one of Britain’s favourite comedians comes to end with a quiz night down at the Phoenix Club, a triumphant victory for Geraldine McQueen and Max and Paddy have a singalong with some bewildered Asian Elders. Featuring a special appearance from David Jason. Episode 6 In the last episode of the series, we learn some incredible facts on subjects from the Olympics to onions. Episode 5 Emma has been working as a Maternity Care Assistant for seven weeks now and today she’s on the lab our ward, a consultant led maternity unit for higher risk mums-to-be.
Nicola has chosen to be induced and is hoping for a straightforward birth, but the midwife team is keeping a close eye on her because of her age. Nicola goes into labour as planned, but her baby is in no hurry to come out.
Speculation has grown in recent weeks with rumoured names such as presenter Nick Knowles, The Chase’s Anne Hegerty and football manager Harry Redknapp all set to make an appearance. The teaser showed a daughter trekking through an Australian jungle with her dad, asking him questions about the bushtucker trials, before finding the famous I’m A Celeb bridge. The trailer confirmed that this year’s show will be starting in November, and although they haven’t confirmed a date the jungle fun is likely to kick off on November Watch the moment Toff is announced the winner of I’m a Celebrity Video Loading Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play now Fans were also quick to point out that new presenter Holly was absent from the trailer.
Here are the stars tipped for this year’s series as reported by the Mirror. I will go on that show because I love everything they get involved in,” “I love a bit of danger. I love snakes and I don’t mind spiders so I think I’d be really good on the show. I’d win everyone meals in the camp. She told the Mirror: Conor McGregor Westlife confirm reunion with new album and tour Mixed martial arts fighter and boxer Conor McGregor is being tipped as a likely contender for the show after he lost his last much hyped fight.
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While no official reason was given for the decision, it was believed TWW’s preferral to base its corporate headquarters in London, rather than within the region, played a key factor. As the new service was not ready to launch, an unbranded emergency service was provided by former TWW staff until Harlech’s launch on Monday 20 May The opening night was marked by a networked variety special. The initial Harlech board of directors boasted a high-profile line-up including actor Richard Burton and his wife Elizabeth Taylor , opera singer Sir Geraint Evans , entertainer Harry Secombe and veteran broadcaster Wynford Vaughan-Thomas.
In Wales, there was an additional requirement to provide a quota of television programmes in the Welsh language.
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Click to playTap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play now Get Liverpool FC updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email England football heroes are set to come together to undertake a strict fitness regime for a TV programme that could see them collectively lose 40 stone.
The ITV show ‘Match Fit’ will see a number of high profile former sports stars emphasise the importance of eating healthy and keeping fit in middle age. According to the Mirror , managing the team will be Harry Redknapp, 71, who will aim to motivate the football stars and keep them on track. None of them have played professional football for a number of years and in turn have seen their weight fluctuate.
John Barnes enters the house Image: Read More Agent who sealed John Stones’ Everton transfer launches course on player representation Striker Ian Wright, Fowler’s former England teammate, who now runs a soccer school, should similarly find the challenge easy. Former Newcastle midfielder Rob Lee could pick up training tips from footballer sons Olly and Elliot, along with ex-Portsmouth defender Chamberlain, dad of Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, and his brother Christian.
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Rachel Gorman Features Writer Entertainment Nichole Parkes – who confesses she used to “live in black” to appear slimmer – unveiled her trim new figure on tonight’s episode April 10 of the primetime programme hosted by Davina McCall. Nichole Parkes lost seven stone Image: Stewart Williams Now in its second series, the show sees various people tackle personal challenges over the course of a year, with cameras charting their progress along the way.
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ITV Commission New Dating Show: Meet The Parents
For the first time ITV will carry ad-funded broadcast editorial content as well as branded content on the Hub that provides viewers with an immersive brand experience. The advertiser-funded programme is created and produced by the award-winning Shiver, an ITV Studios label, in association with home furnishings retailer Dunelm, via Goodstuff. ITV worked closely with Dunelm and Goodstuff on an innovative funding and brand partnership around the show which fitted in perfectly with the launch of a new creative platform for Dunelm titled “Our homewares, your home.
Each episode will see a singleton take a look around the homes of three potential partners and pick who they would like to go on a date with.
On 27 August , This Morning broadcast the remaining weeks’ shows from the South Bank due to the main studio having a revamp ready for the new series on 1 September. The new series had many changes including a brand new set, theme music, titles and the new logo being painted onto the outside of the building. Martin and Rani were later replaced by Rylan and Dan Neal. During late October , Holly and Phil separated for the holidays, Amanda Holden and Ben Shephard, who both did separate weeks’, alternates.
In February it was announced that The London Studios where This Morning is filmed are planned to close in early , for large-scale redevelopment and This Morning will be relocated to Television Centre during construction. In July at the start of the Summer series, new titles were made to suit Langsford and Holmes presenting the show. The titles were different with a behind-the-scenes look from the doors to the studio, make up props and room, clothing department and the art gallery with an show of the studio in fast speed with crew in presenters place.
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And of course, those couples are matched by the casting team, who essentially act as a dating agency, sifting through the applications to see who may or may not work together. First Dates is very much the dating show of the moment. From the golden days of Blind Date with the late Cilla Black, right through to the social experiment of Married at First Sight, we take a look back at our favourite ever dating shows. Street Mate Streetmate was a fave.
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Butterfly, starring Anna Friel and Emmett J. Scanlan, premiered on ITV on Sunday and opened up a hot-button issue about gender identity and how to support children feeling confused about who they are. When year-old Max reveals he thinks he has Gender Identification Order, it presents a real test for his parents Vicki Friel and Stephen Scanlan as they work out how to support their child. The first episode was watched by more than two million people as Max tries to suppress his feelings of wanting to live as a girl, but struggles to feel he fits with day-to-day life.
And while dad Stephen seems to think his son’s attitude and habits are a phase, mum Vicki is determined to protect her son, and his mental health and happiness, at all costs. As Max starts secondary school, viewers watch as the year-old wrestles with his emotions which stop him from using the boys’ toilet and feeling comfortable in his uniform. Max, played by Callum Booth-Ford. Max, and sister Lily’s, estranged parents move back in together to support Max as he comes to terms with who he is, and what that means for his future and family.
There are moments where we, as an audience, get a glimpse of Max as Maxine, exploring her femininity and true self, as she believes it to be.