Fred West Documentary
Previously pulled from transmission at
the last minute, ITV will now screen the documentary about Fred
and Rose West and the Gloucester House of Horrors on Thursday,
Presented by Sir Trevor McDonald this
documentary features exclusive interviews and insights into one
of most disturbing murder cases in British criminal
A quarter of a century on from the
discovery of the Wests' extraordinary crimes, in which they
murdered young women and girls and buried the human remains
under their home at 25 Cromwell Street in Gloucester, people at
the heart of the story speak for the first time.
Fellowes New Drama
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes
is set to adapt his novel Belgravia into a new six-part series
The drama, titled Belgravia, is “a
story of secrets and dishonour amongst the upper echelon of
London society in the 19th Century” according to a release from
Belgravia will begin filming in spring
2019, and will be produced by Downton Abbey production company
Peter Badge For Paul
Sir Paul McCartney said this week he
had now finally "made it" after being awarded a rare gold Blue
The Beatles singer was given the
honour for inspiring so many generations of people with his
music, the children's show said.
Blue Peter's special gold badge is the
programme's highest award, given to people who have shown
expertise in their field, are considered to be role models and
who encourage and motivate children and young people.
UK Eurovision Song
Michael Rice, winner of the BBC talent
show All Together Now last year, has been chosen to fly the flag
for the UK at this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
The 21-year-old from Hartlepool, who
was also on The X Factor in 2014, was picked in a TV viewers'
vote on Friday.
He will now travel to Israel in May in
the hope of impressing Eurovision fans with his song Bigger Than
The UK has struggled in recent years -
it has not won for 22 years and has not finished in the top 10
for a decade.
Rice won the £50,000 prize on All
Together Now in March 2018, and used the money to take his
family to Disneyland and to set up a shop selling ice cream and