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Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman

Rona Fairhead, former head of the Financial Times Group, is poised to become the first woman to chair the BBC Trust, replacing Lord Patten in the role.

X Factor dominates Saturday night TV

X Factor returns to ITV with 9.3 million viewers, or 43% of the viewing public.

Bush sets new album chart record

Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time.

Original Jethro Tull bassist dies

Bassist Glenn Cornick, a founding member of the British rock band Jethro Tull who played on their biggest hits, has died at his home in Hawaii.

International festival's record haul

Organisers of this year's Edinburgh International Festival reveal that ticket sales have passed the £3m mark for the first time.

Dahl draft spills Factory secrets

Little-known characters and incidents that could have featured in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are released by the Roald Dahl estate.

Gold-diggers find treasure on beach

Three people have become the first confirmed diggers to find 24-carat gold treasure buried on a beach in Kent.

Full Strictly line-up confirmed

The complete line-up for this year's Strictly Come Dancing series is revealed ahead of the BBC One talent show's launch night on 6 September.

Australian actor Bill Kerr dies

Australian actor Bill Kerr, "the boy from Wagga Wagga" who became one of Tony Hancock's radio sidekicks in the 1950s, dies in Perth aged 92.

Belafonte to receive honorary Oscar

US actor and singer Harry Belafonte is to be honoured by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

Rivers 'resting' after health scare

US comedienne Joan Rivers, 81, is "resting comfortably" and with her family after reportedly going into cardiac arrest during surgery on her vocal cords.

Diana's Bake Off exit announced

Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.

Orlando Bloom turns heads in NI town

Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom drops in to a County Down seaside town

Beyonce's dad: Fight could be staged

Mathew Knowles links a fight in a lift after this year's Gala Ball to "Jedi mind tricks" to help boost ticket sales.

Thirty gold bars buried on beach

A gold-rush starts at a beach in Kent where a German artist buried £10,000 worth of bullion as part of an arts festival.

Jasper Johns aide in $6.5m art theft

The assistant of American painter Jasper Johns has pleaded guilty to selling artworks worth $6.5m (£3.9m) he stole from the artist's studio.

Banksy sale raises £400k for club

A Banksy artwork that was painted on a wall outside a cash-strapped youth club is sold to a private collector for £403,000.

Gun found at film director's home

Police are called to artist Sam Taylor-Johnson and actor husband Aaron's home after a passer-by spotted a machine gun inside the house.

Pitt and Jolie wedding announced

Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now married, according to a spokesman for the Hollywood couple.

US film-maker William Greaves dies

The US film-maker and Emmy-winning journalist, William Greaves, has died in New York at the age of 87.

Ure to play at Glasgow Ryder Cup gig

Midge Ure is among a number of big names who will perform at a one-off concert to mark the staging of golf's Ryder Cup in Scotland.

Jeezy pleads not guilty over firearms

Rapper Young Jeezy pleads not guilty to possessing an illegal assault weapon after a fatal shooting at a California rap concert.

Fans' delight at Kate Bush comeback

Kate Bush makes her stage comeback at London's Hammersmith Apollo to an ecstatic response from fans at her first live concert for 35 years.

UK online series to air on Oprah

A web series about young people with special needs will air on Oprah Winfrey's network after backing from Game of Thrones producers.

Pixie Lott added to Strictly line-up

Singer Pixie Lott is the 11th celebrity announced to take part in this year's Strictly Come Dancing.

Cops crew member killed by US police

A crew member on the US police reality TV show Cops is shot and killed when Nebraska police open fire on a robbery suspect.

VIDEO: Dahl: Charlie chapters discovered

The discovery of new unpublished chapters reveals author Roald Dahl planned to include more children in his classic children's book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory but dropped them from the final version.

VIDEO: Peter Kay lights up Blackpool

Comedian Peter Kay hosted the big switch-on of the Blackpool Illuminations

VIDEO: Maisie, 11, joins top ballet school

A schoolgirl from Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan is getting ready to start studying at the Royal Ballet School in London.

VIDEO: Quentin Blake's secrets of drawing

Illustrator Quentin Blake describes how he brought Roald Dahl's characters from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to life.


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