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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 – Live Blog

Here we go, it’s the first show of 2016. We’ve seen the judges, the costumes, the line-up, and first up is Laura Whitmore and Giovanni Pernice! 21.09 – Venus was the song, and it was a cha cha cha. Laura looks fab and definite promise there! What will the judges think? Len’s happy, thank gawd,… Continue reading Strictly Come Dancing 2016 – Live Blog

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Review: Gogglebox Ireland

After over three years of Gogglebox gold courtesy of our friends in the UK, the time finally came for us to see the people of Ireland watching television, on television. Yes, Gogglebox Ireland debuted on TV3 last night, and from its ingenious opening to the bells of the Angelus to the initial introductions, it was clear we… Continue reading Review: Gogglebox Ireland

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Celebrity Big Brother: It’s not me, it’s you.

On last night’s Celebrity Big Brother, scenes were shown in which actor Christopher Biggins was told to leave the house on the basis that he had “made a number of comments capable of causing great offence to housemates and the viewing public” and “Big Brother does not tolerate offensive language capable of causing widespread offence”.… Continue reading Celebrity Big Brother: It’s not me, it’s you.