Dad gave BBC's Stephen Watson a kidney 29 years ago - now he's on dialysis and needs a new one BelfastTelegraph.co.uk To look at TV presenter Stephen Watson, or watch him at work, you wouldn't think he's suffering from a serious illness. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/dad-gave-bbcs-stephen-watson-a-kidney-29-years-ago-now-hes-on-dialysis-and-needs-a-new-one-37814711.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37814705.ece/452f1/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-02-14_new_47970049_I5.JPG Email To look at TV presenter Stephen Watson, or watch him at work, you wouldn't think he's suffering from a serious illness. You still see him fronting sports reports on our screens every night, making television documentaries, or charging around the world after our top golfers, so it's hard to believe that the 47-year-old broadcast journalist is on dialysis a staggering four times a week. He received a kidney from his dad Cecil in a life-saving transplant … [Read more...] about Dad gave BBC’s Stephen Watson a kidney 29 years ago
THE Greatest Dancer is heading into the semi-final of the show this weekend. Here's what you need to know about the new BBC One talent competition. When is The Greatest Dancer back on TV? The Greatest Dancer continues THIS SATURDAY (February 16, 2019) at 7.35pm on BBC One. The show was created by Simon Cowell’s Syco production firm. After 14 years of making talent shows for ITV, this will be the first time that Simon has partnered up with the BBC. Who are The Greatest Dancer team captains? The show has a star line-up of dance team captains: Cheryl Cheryl - After rising to fame in Girls Aloud, Cheryl has taken the world by storm with her singing, dancing and being a judge on X Factor. Matthew Morrison Matthew - Best known for Glee, Matt is both an accomplished singer, dancer and actor. Oti Mabuse Oti - Oti shot to fame on Strictly Come Dancing where she made it to the final with Danny Mac in 2016 Although Simon Cowell is linked to the show, as his production … [Read more...] about When is The Greatest Dancer next on BBC One?
JACK Fincham is set to appear alongside Chris Packham in a new BBC nature documentary. The Love Island star - who was an enthusiastic bird watcher while he competed on the ITV2 reality show - is appearing in a new digital show called Nature Dates. And he's hoping more people will fall in love with the UK's wildlife. Jack said: "I've loved nature ever since I was a little kid. "Nature Dates is a dream come true - walking around amazing areas and seeing all sorts of animals. "I'm hoping people follow my example and go and ask someone on a nature date. " A nature date could be with a friend or someone they fancy. "There's always something to talk about, and you can find romance in nature, you just have to get out there and look for it." On Love Island, Jack taught his fellow islanders the wonders of nature - includng sharing facts about anything from the migration patterns of swallows to the utility of polar bear fur. Chris Packham added: "Going birding with newbies is always great - … [Read more...] about Jack Fincham’s career takes an unusual turn as he joins Chris Packham for new BBC nature documentary
FROM the hottest deserts to the iciest grounds, Planet Earth has always made it its mission to take viewers on a breathtaking journey. But, when can we expect Planet Earth III? Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming show. When is Planet Earth 3's release date? The BBC has revealed that a third series of the widely beloved programme Planet Earth is in the making. The release date hasn't been revealed yet, but we can expect for it to come out sometime in 2022. As the filming and editing of the show are very laborious and includes stories captured all over the world, it is no surprise that we will have to wait for a while. It will consist of eight hour-long episodes. We will keep you updated as more information regarding its release is announced. What will it be about? Producers are saying it will be the most ambitious natural history landmark BBC has ever put out. The series will look at nature at a truly global scale and bring in the wonderful storytelling we … [Read more...] about When is Planet Earth 3’s release date? Everything to know about the BBC documentary
Love Island star getting back to nature with BBC BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Jack Fincham will explore his passion for nature with Chris Packham in a new programme for the BBC. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/love-island-star-getting-back-to-nature-with-bbc-37810502.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/news/article37810501.ece/8d311/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-02-13_ent_47948364_I1.JPG Email Jack Fincham will explore his passion for nature with Chris Packham in a new programme for the BBC. The Love Island winner, who was an enthusiastic birdwatcher while he competed on the ITV2 reality show, is hoping more people will fall in love with the UK's wildlife with a new digital show called Nature Dates. The first episode will see Fincham receive a beginner's guide to birdwatching from Packham as the pair walk around London's Walthamstow Wetlands. Fincham said: "I've loved nature ever since I was a little kid. Nature Dates is a dream come true - walking … [Read more...] about Love Island star getting back to nature with BBC