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Bodyguard: The critics' verdicts on BBC show's finale

A spoiler-free round up of reaction to the conclusion of BBC One's hit drama.

Chas and Dave: Dave Peacock pays tribute to bandmate

Chas Hodges, who died on Saturday, was a "fabulous musician and a fabulous mate", Dave Peacock says.

Glenn Close on playing The Wife and being a mother

The Hollywood veteran talks about The Wife, the title role she shares with her daughter.

Sky: Comcast outbids Fox with £30bn bid for broadcaster

US cable giant wins rare blind auction process set by the UK's Takeover Panel with £30bn offer.

Rihanna appointed as ambassador by Barbados

The pop icon, designer, actress says she "couldn't be more proud" to take on the government role.

Sir Elton John accepts libel damages over dog injury story

The star and his husband receive "significant" damages over a story about their dog attacking a child.

Former X Factor contestant Chico suffers stroke

The 47-year-old fell ill on the way back from performing a gig at the weekend.

Game of Thrones baby names still proving popular

Khaleesi, Arya and Sansa are all to be found on the latest list of most popular baby names.

Liam McIlvanney wins Scottish crime book of the year award

Liam McIlvanney's book The Quaker picked up the 2018 McIlvanney Prize, named after his father William.

Shiro's Story: The UK rap action drama with Netflix potential

Newsbeat chats to the artist behind the successful YouTube franchise about taking it to the next level.

Christine and Frank Lampard have baby girl

The couple call their daughter Patricia Charlotte Lampard, giving her the same name as Frank's late mother.

Chris Evans reveals baby twins' names

The boy and girl dubbed Ping and Pong before their births are named Boo and Walt by the Radio 2 DJ and his wife.

Exclusive: Mumford & Sons on death, depression and divorce

The BBC takes a trip to Mumford & Sons' studio as they finish their comeback album, Delta.

Is Bodyguard's Julia really dead?

Bodyguard creator Jed Mercurio talks to BBC's Newsnight about Sunday's finale of the hit series.

Mercury Prize 2018: Wolf Alice win for Visions of a Life

The indie band are lost for words as their second album Visions of a Life takes home the £25,000 prize.

Suge Knight trial: Rap mogul pleads no contest over hit-and-run death

Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight pleads no contest over a 2015 hit-and-run incident.

Ghetts: I used to feel rage 24/7 but now I'm happy

Newsbeat chats to the grime MC following the release of his album Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament.

Ray BLK: 'I was told as a black woman, stick to songwriting'

The BBC Sound Of 2017 winner says she was told to focus on songwriting because of her skin colour.

New children's novel brings refugee crisis to the classroom

How one author is bringing the refugee crisis to British schools with her first novel.

The Bodyguard: Meet the real-life close protection officer

Detective Chief Inspector Steve Ray has protected heads of state and government in his work as a close protection officer.

Crazy Rich Asians: What it's really like being British East Asian

Meet the people who hope Crazy Rich Asians has finally made them 'exist' for everyone else.

ICYMI: Fashion that's off the (Great) Wall

A catwalk on the Great Wall of China plus other stories you may have missed this week.

Bodyguard finale is 'genius', says star Stuart Bowman

The last episode of the BBC drama sees everything come together, says actor Stuart Bowman from the show.

Mercury Prize 2018 winner is revealed

This year's winner of the prestigious album award is announced by Radio 1's Clara Amfo.

Man Booker Prize: Daisy Johnson is youngest nominee

Female authors dominate the Man Booker Prize 2018 shortlist.

Avengers 4 title: Why the name reveal is 'a very big deal'

As the Russo Brothers tease the next title, fans discuss how superheroes are moving into the realm of Bond and Star Wars.

Maniac: The new James Bond director's experimental Netflix drama

Cary Fukunaga and stars Emma Stone and Justin Theroux discuss the mind-bending Maniac.

Wolf Alice: 'Our album is like hummus'

The indie band discuss tour riders, panic attacks and why Craig David should be prime minister.

Emmy Awards 2018: Are British actors winning more Hollywood awards?

British actors had a very successful night at the recent Emmy Awards.

How come ITV sold BBC hit Bodyguard to Netflix?

The drama has been a huge hit for the BBC, but was actually made by commercial producer ITV Studios.

The Coral: 'We lead each other astray'

Returning Wirral band on how they still feel like little "naughty boys" after 16 years in rock 'n' roll.

Bringing Shakespeare's neglected women out of the shadows

The Bard gave Queen Margaret more lines than any other female character, and more than King Lear.

London Fashion Week 'still behind' New York for diversity

Strides have been made towards diversity on London's catwalks but is it enough?

Emmy Awards 2018: The 8 best moments (and 1 that didn't happen)

A marriage proposal, a living legend and some Game of Thrones revelations from George RR Martin.



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