Pussy Galore is to be reunited with James Bond in an official new 007 novel by Anthony Horowitz.
Hashtag is declared 'children's word of the year' by the Oxford University Press after analysis of entries to the BBC's 500 Words competition.
Comedian and 30 Rock actor Tracy Morgan is settles his legal action against Walmart over the car crash which left him seriously injured and killed his friend.
Hull is chosen to host the final of contemporary art's biggest competition, the Turner Prize, in the year it will be the City of of Culture.
Blues artist BB King has been honoured with a street procession in Memphis a fortnight after his death at the age of 89.
Swedish Eurovision winner Mans Zelmerlow soars to number five in the mid-week music chart with his upbeat song Heroes.
New York's theatreland enjoys its best ever season for 2014-2015, breaking box office and attendance records.
Two-time Oscar winning actor Jessica Lange is set to return to New York's Broadway next year in Eugene O'Neill's play Long Day's Journey Into Night.
Scottish actor Ewan McGregor's portrayal of Jesus during his 40-day fast in the desert will be screened at this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival.
A Cheshire arts company appoints a new artistic director ahead of its move to a new £37m cultural centre.
The UK's biggest broadband providers will shortly start blocking seven of the most popular websites used by eBook pirates.
The BBC pulls the plug on comedy panel show Never Mind The Buzzcocks after 18 years on the air.
A leading literary magazine that claimed to have found an unpublished poem by Philip Larkin admits that it was the work of a different writer.
A team which recreates popular films as 8-bit video games is attracting millions of views on YouTube.
A lock of hair belonging to master composer Mozart is expected to fetch £10,000 when it goes up for auction at Sotheby's.
A new documentary focusing on the radicalisation of Pakistani youth is currently on the festival circuit.
Miranda Hart and Melissa McCarthy talk to BBC Breakfast about their new film Spy, and being a woman in Hollywood.
An American artist has turned Van Gogh's The Night Cafe into an immersive virtual reality experience.
Will Gompertz is at the unveiling of the Barenboim piano in London.
Novelist Alexander McCall-Smith has won the unusual prize of a pet pig after winning the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize at the Hay Literary Festival.
At this year's Hay Festival, writer and comedian David Baddiel has launched his first book for children, The Parent Agency.
The annual St Louis Jazz Festival has just taken place in Senegal.
A new exhibition in Coventry has been opened to explore children's television produced in the UK over the last 70 years.
The Grange Hill character who reflected a changing UK
Michael Fassbender tackles Macbeth on screen
The writer who links The Vagina Monologues and Mad Max
Hugh Laurie challenges Hollywood's 'scary' view of the future
Singer Laura Doggett's frustration with modern pop lyrics
Cate Blanchett on her new film Carol
McQueen's life in in the fast lane on film