Gary Lineker pocketed £1.6million working for Qatar’s state broadcaster

Gary Lineker pocketed £1.6million working for Qatar’s state broadcaster as he covered the Champions League for four years Lineker gave a “virtue-signal” monologue ahead of the tournament opener But he was paid £400,000 a year for 4 years by Qatari state-owned Al Jazeera Lineker’s last deal with the Doha-based broadcaster was signed in August 2012 … Read more

Who is Alex Scott? BBC Sport presenter wears OneLove armband after England ban

The OneLove armband, worn as a symbol of inclusion and anti-discrimination, was meant to be worn by Harry Kane and the captain of six other nations, until FIFA threatened to punish him. “FIFA has been very clear that they will impose sporting sanctions if our captains wear the armbands on the pitch,” read a joint … Read more

SPORTS AGENDA: Big names from the BBC are mobilizing for business class flights to the World Cup in Qatar

The BBC has extended its cost cuts to the World Cup. Experts and staff traveling to Qatar were given seats in economy class and were told that if they wanted to sit in business class, they would have to pay the cost of an upgrade themselves. On a flight from Manchester on Friday, a number … Read more

Children in need 2022: What time is it? Which celebrities are participating?

Children In Need returns for another stellar year, with this year’s fundraising events culminating with The Great SPOTacular! call party on BBC One. The annual telethon sees three hours of packed programming, with celebrities and civilians coming together to raise money for a worthy cause. The Children In Need fundraising appeal began in 1980 and … Read more

Children in need 2022: What time is it? Which celebrities are participating?

Children In Need returns for another stellar year, with this year’s fundraising events culminating with The Great SPOTacular! call party on BBC One. The annual telethon sees three hours of packed programming, with celebrities and civilians coming together to raise money for a worthy cause. The Children In Need fundraising appeal began in 1980 and … Read more

Shaun Murphy slams ‘irritating’ Ronnie O’Sullivan at UK Championship

Shaun Murphy slams ‘irritating’ Ronnie O’Sullivan for claiming snooker is ‘meaningless’ and he ‘doesn’t like to play it’ as he tells seven-time world champion he should use his huge profile to encourage sports O’Sullivan claimed billiards was ‘meaningless’ and merely ‘something to do’ The seven-time world champion has repeatedly said that he does not like … Read more

Gary Neville squirms in Have I Got News For You hotseat on Qatar issues

Gary Neville had to work his way through accommodation do i have any news for you as the former Manchester United and England defender was asked about his decision to work for public broadcaster beIN Sports during the World Cup. Neville, a first-time BBC news presenter, has been pushed into a corner defending his ‘reputation’ … Read more

Strictly’s Ola and James Jordan baffled by Helen Skelton’s unfair scores in ‘difficult times’

October 16, 2022 – 4:21 p.m. BST Georgia Brown Former Strictly Come Dancing pros Ola and James Jordan deliver their verdict in week four, weighing in on Helen Skelton’s mighty Paso, Hamza Yassin’s incredible Salsa and more The lit tables Come dance strictly when Fleur East unexpectedly found herself in the bottom two, proving no … Read more

Meet the celebrities entering the rink for Dancing On Ice 2023

J Famous faces entering the rink for Dancing On Ice 2023 have been revealed. With 11 celebrities in total, we take a look at who has confirmed they will be lacing up their skates for the ITV competition. Patsy Palm Tree Former EastEnders star and DJ Patsy Palmer was the first celebrity to be revealed … Read more