Joe Lycett’s appearance leaves Great British Sewing Bee viewers distracted: ‘Not sure’

It comes after Joe revealed unfortunately his sewing skills haven’t improved since hosting the series. “Yes, they’re so good… Actually, no, my sewing skills are terrible!” he remarked. “I had a few masterclasses this series but I learned nothing. I enjoy watching from afar and not getting involved – it’s so complicated, isn’t it?” Great […]

Great British Bake Off: Derry Girls crate chaos in the tent

Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Nicola Coughlan, Jamie-Lee O’Donnell, Dylan Llewellyn and Siobhan McSweeney all appear in the Channel 4 comedy – based in Northern Ireland during the Troubles. They attempted to impress judges Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood with an alcohol-laced trifle for their signature challenge. But a few of them tucked into the booze early as they whipped […]

Great British Bake Off: Contestant’s winning ‘advantage’ revealed in Paul Hollywood link?

Great British Bake Off is back with a brand new series, ready to take over the nation with exceptional showstoppers and hopefully no more iconic Baked Alaska disasters.  Ahead of the show kicking off later this month, the full contestant line-up has been revealed and this year, there are 13 amateur bakers taking part.  Channel 4 has lined up […]

Barbra Streisand tickets: UK FESTIVAL date at British Summer Time Hyde Park – How to book

Yes, you heard that right. Barbra actual Streisand will perform at British Summer Time in July, presented by Barclaycard. She was a star long before most stars were born and remains one of the greatest icons in popular entertainment. The music legend will close BST and tickets go on sale next week. This is an incredibly […]

Piers Morgan challenges MP to turn down PAY RISE – 'PAIN you have caused British public'

Appearing on ITV Good Morning Britain, the Conservative frontbencher defended the Prime Minister’s decision to offer a £1.6 billion package run-down towns post-Brexit. But when confronted by Piers Morgan with the recent announcement MPs will receive a 2.7 percent pay rise this year despite the “dog’s dinner” they made out of the Brexit process, Mr Brokenshire failed to […]

‘British citizen? She has rights’ Security minister on ISIS bride Shamima Begum's return

Good Morning Britain was hosted by Ben Shepherd and Kate Garraway today and joining them on a live video link was the Security Minister Ben Wallace MP to discuss the matter of British ISIS schoolgirl Shamima Begum, who has said she wants to return to the UK.  Begum was one of three schoolgirls who left […]

British Isles: Soak up the best of British on this right Royal treat

HIGH DRAMA: The stunning Giant’s Causeway, considered by some to be the eighth wonder of the world (Image: Getty Images) MID-AFTERNOON and I’m standing outside Kehoes Pub on a narrow cobbled street in Dublin. I’m holding two drinks which look identical but one’s a Guinness and the other’s an Irish coffee. As I tentatively sip […]

‘British public welcome in Portugal’: Country plans for UK tourists after no deal Brexit

Portugal has revealed measures to help UK tourists visit the country in the case of a no deal Brexit. The plans include making Britons exempt from visas. There will also be dedicated passport control areas and queues for British tourists. Brits will be able to use the Portuguese National Health Service. Ana Paula Almeida for […]

British Airways flights: What are the luggage restrictions? What can I take?

Those wanting to jet away on a short weekend away will no doubt want to save on luggage fees and cram their belongings into hand luggage. Meanwhile, others opting for the UK carrier on a long-haul flight are afforded a much larger allocation. Those on British Airway’s numerous benefits schemes can also indulge in additional […]

A British adventurer just became the second person in history to cross Antarctica alone and unaided, reaching the finish line two days after an American did it first

Mario Tama/Getty Images Louis Rudd, a 49-year-old British adventurer, just became the second person in history to cross Antarctica alone and unaided. Rudd’s achievement comes just two days after an American, Colin O’Brady, reached the same finish line on the Ross Ice Shelf. British explorer Louis Rudd has become the second person to ever cross […]