Funnyman Lee Hurst was best known for appearing on the popular TV sports quiz, They Think It's All Over - until he hit the headlines last year after attacking an audience member for recording his routine. Read
Reaching the age of 40 is a major milestone for most people and a cause for celebration - that is, unless you happen to work in the entertainment industry, when being 'over the hill' can signify the death of your career.
Shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War, and following the 'Kristallnacht' atrocities against German Jews, the British government was persuaded to offer temporary sanctuary to 10,000 Jewish children.
Following a night of chaos in November 1938 - Kristallnacht - when synagogues and Jewish businesses throughout Germany were destroyed by the rising Nazi party, the British government offered refuge to 10,000 Jewish children.Read
Candelabra-balancing knotted contortionists, plate-spinning oriental divas and a sumptuous lion dance performance are just a few of the spectacular sights to be seen at The Chinese State Circus, which comes to the Beck Theatre later this month. Read
Prunella Scales will always be remembered by the British public as Basil Fawlty's long-suffering wife Sybil in the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers, and more recently as the forever complaining Dotty Turnbull in the Tesco adverts.
Spirit-seeker Derek Acorah, best known as the resident medium on Living TV's Most Haunted, is showcasing his psychic abilities at The Beck in February. SIBA MATTI is suitably spooked after speaking to him...Read