• Strictly contestants shimmy and sparkle down the red carpet at launch night

    Strictly Come Dancing is back and the celebrity contestants were out in full force on Tuesday night, shimmying and sparkling down the red carpet. Laura Whitmore, Daisy Lowe and Louise Redknapp led the gorgeous ladies at the show launch, while Will Young was among the dapper gentlemen. Glitz and glamour was the order of the day, with Laura stunning in a bold yellow thigh-skimming mini dress. The 31-year-old presenter posed with fellow hopeful Anastacia at Elstree Studios. Jamie Redknapp's wife Louise was lovely in a lilac, fringed dress while Daisy showed off her curves in a sheer red sequined gown.

  • Revealed: Why Sue Perkins is missing her first GBBO episode in six years

    Great British Bake Off presenter Sue Perkins will not be appearing in Wednesday's episode of the BBC show, producers have confirmed. The TV star was unable to take part in filming in April because of a family bereavement, according to the Telegraph. She later recorded some voiceover material as well as a pre-recorded sequence, and will return in next week’s programme. It's the first time that Sue, 46, has missed an episode of GBBO since it first began back in 2010. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Sue Perkins missed filming because of the sad death of a relative A preview of the show sees co-host Mel Giedroyc taking the helm without her

  • Is Crystal Maze returning to screens... with a very special celebrity host?

    The Crystal Maze is reportedly set to make a spectacular comeback after 21 years off air. The Channel 4 series will be revived for a celebrity special in aid of Stand Up to Cancer in October, but if the ratings are a success, the show could return for a full series. David Tennant, who is best known for starring in Broadchurch and Doctor Who, is rumoured to be hosting although the 45-year-old Scotsman has not addressed the speculation. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY David Tennant is rumoured to be presenting A TV source told The Sun: "Even two decades after it last aired, there

  • Great British Bake Off: What to expect from episode 2

    It's Biscuit Week on the second episode of Great British Bake Off on Wednesday, and the remaining 11 contestants will be hoping to impress Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry with their skills across the three key challenges. Although Sue Perkins will be missing for the first time since the show began back in 2010, it will be business as usual in the tent, starting with a signature challenge that gives bakers just a few hours to make 24 identical decorated biscuits. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Sue Perkins is missing from the second episode of Great