2014 has been a year full of controversy, drama and success. There will now be countless ’round-ups’, ‘awards for’ and ‘look backs’ at the year that was. Here’s our alternative list of some highs and lows, and the best and worst of the past 12 months.
Published: Wednesday 31st December 2014
Christmas Day without Only Fools and Horses would not be the same for many of us. But with the show in its 11th season of re-runs, and no new filming planned, executives have axed it from the main BBC channels this Christmas.
Published: Monday 15th December 2014
Brian Potter had a dream. To run the best venue in Clubland. He dreamt about getting Telent Treck as a permanent fixture in his prestigious Pennine Suite. He dreamt about offering sunshine indoors.
Published: Monday 1st December 2014
Tina Turner was 75 last month and footage has emerged of a special party held for die-hard fans in Berlin.
Published: Sunday 30th November 2014
He’s back for the umpteenth time. Nasty Nick Cotton has reappeared in truly menacing form. In time-honoured tradition, Nick arrived in a puff of smoke before a bewildered Dot as the East Enders’ theme tune kicked in.
Published: Saturday 1st November 2014
The Internet is full of videos of so called witches and ghosts. This Halloween only you can decide the fakers and which ones are…real!
Published: Friday 31st October 2014
My Coo Cha Choo was one of those songs, sending Stardust across the UK. Social media websites have been thronged today with fans describing it as a soundtrack to their childhood. For these folks, the passing of Alvin Stardust marks a sad day in British pop history. Born Bernard William Jewry, Alvin Stardust entertained us for over 50 years. His greatest fame came in the 1970's and 80's as he ...
Published: Thursday 23rd October 2014
With Halloween upon us, it’s tradition to pop on a ridiculously scary outfit. But lately the craze has been more to the ridiculous. Here we take a look at some epic fails, and the odd triumph.
Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014
OK, so it probably won’t happen, but there are millions of fans out there that would be happy if some of these former super groups buried the hatchet and got back on tour. Or in the case of East 17 they kind of already have.
Published: Wednesday 8th October 2014