BBC presenter Dianne Oxberry has died suddenly at the age of 51 after recently being diagnosed with cancer

Ex-BBC Radio 1 star Dianne Oxberry dies aged 51 from cancer

BBC presenter Dianne Oxberry has died suddenly at the age of 51 after recently being diagnosed with cancer causing colleagues to break down on air as her death was revealed today. The married mother-of-two, who found fame as a sidekick for Steve Wright and Simon Mayo on Radio 1, retrained as a meteorologist and joined BBC […]

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Jo Whiley appeared to poke fun at the amount of female presenters in her post which was made on the day it was announced that Simon Mayo was stepping down

Radio 2 DJ Jo Whiley shares barbed photo of very male BBC line-up – hours after Simon Mayo quits

Radio 2  DJ Jo Whiley shared a picture of her and an otherwise male dominant line-up of her BBC colleagues just hours after the news that her co-host Simon Mayo was stepping down. Simon Mayo will become the latest high-profile departure from BBC Radio 2 as he leaves his Drivetime show five months after he was forced to […]

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BBC Radio 2 Folk Show host Mark Radcliffe who has said he will be taking some time off for treatment for "cancerous tongue and lymph node issues"

BBC Radio star Mark Radcliffe, 60, tells stunned listeners he has cancer

BBC Radio star Mark Radcliffe has told stunned listeners he has cancer and is stopping work to get treatment. The 60-year-old who hosts the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show said he will be taking some time off for treatment for ‘cancerous tongue and lymph node issues’. The broadcaster made the announcement during his show on […]

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Tom Daley discusses fatherhood on Lauren Laverne’s first Desert Island Discs | Television & radio

Tom Daley, the first Desert Island Discs castaway to be interviewed by Lauren Laverne, reveals fatherhood has given him a new emotional distance from the competitive world of sport. The diver and his husband, the film-maker Dustin Lance Black, announced the birth of Robert Ray in June. “There are bigger things than Olympic medals,” Daley […]

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Richard Gere’s baby is well and truly blessed – and it’s all thanks to the Dalai Lama | Life and style

Richard Gere is having a baby! This is lovely not because the former Officer, Gentleman and Gigolo is 69 (it’s not even old these days), but because of the way the announcement was made. On Instagram, duh, obviously. But it gets better because Gere’s wife, the Spanish entrepreneur Alejandra Silva, 35, posted a picture of her […]

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Myleene Klass looks heavenly in a black suit despite being caught in Central London downpour

Myleene Klass looks heavenly in a black suit despite being caught in Central London downpour

MYLEENE Klass glances skywards as it rains yesterday — and still looks heavenly. The star, 40, was hit by bad wetter ahead of hosting her radio show in central London. Getty – Contributor Myleene Klass looked heavenly in a black tailored suit despite being caught in a downpour in London Getty – Contributor Klass, 40, […]

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Ray Hadley denies Liberal leadership text was from Dutton despite verbal slip-up | Australia news

A live verbal slip-up by talkback broadcaster Ray Hadley has prompted accusations he was reading out text messages from aspiring Liberal leader Peter Dutton, an assertion Hadley has denied. On his Wednesday morning show, the 2GB host discussed the unfolding Liberal leadership crisis, sparked on Tuesday when Dutton lost a leadership ballot to the prime […]

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Greg James puts listeners centre stage on Radio 1 breakfast debut | Media

Greg James, Radio 1’s 16th breakfast host, opened his first show with a love letter to radio. “I love radio more than anything else in the world,” he began. “It is the best thing. It’s there when you’re happy, it’s there when you’re sad. This is the most famous radio show in the world and […]

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Joy Reid’s former colleague from Florida radio show accuses host of physically threatening him

Embattled MSNBC host Joy Reid is being accused of physically threatening a senior colleague from when she was a radio host in Florida.  Andre Eggelletion, former lead host on ‘Wake Up South Florida’, claimed that the ‘evil woman’ created a ‘toxic’ environment while co-hosting and producing the show from 2006 to 2007.  ‘It was a […]

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