Bruce Millar/Gulliver Prize doubled
JOHNNY McKnight knew he was onto an idea for a comedy play the night he turned up at a young man's house for an anticipated night of fun, only to be told "Sorry, you're too fat".
It IS a full-on Glory day in Govan - that is to say rehearsals are hitting a close-to-first-night stride in the Pearce Institute there.
ITV's department store drama Mr Selfridge is opening its doors for a third series.
Saturday marks International Women's Day, an event that has been observed since the early 1900s.
Line of Duty announces itself as Original British Drama, and it delivers on all three counts.
Model Cara Delevingne is to make her TV acting debut, appearing alongside veteran actress Sylvia Syms.
PETER WHELAN runs period instrument octet Ensemble Marsyas.
Hank Williams, Mississippi John Hurt, the Louvin Brothers, Woody Guthrie and Bill Wilson were all formative influences on one of the hottest bands on the current Americana scene.
Dawn French will step back into character as the Vicar of Dibley to offer an alternative Thought For The Day as part of a series of special programmes on BBC Radio 4.