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Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point: Lucky Stars viewers couldn't believe their ears when This Morning regular Gyles Brandreth made a fishy mistake not once but twice within the spa [...]

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The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

Thirty-three years after the last edition came out The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes is back and this time Gyles Brandreth is at the helm.

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Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

GYLES BRANDRETH - writer, broadcaster and former Conservative Party MP - has broken down in tears alongside co-star Sheila Hancock, while filming the new serie [...]

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Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

For more than 50 years, writer, actor and former Tory MP Gyles Brandreth has rubbed shoulders with some of the biggest names in theatre. Now he has compiled a [...]

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Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

When I went to Dubai 20 years ago it was all very luxurious. I was there accompanied by my wife, Michele, to interview Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. W [...]

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Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

This Morning fans were left 'disgusted' during a segment of the ITV show on Tuesday as writer and Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth made a joke about th [...]

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Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

The presenter and actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during lockdown

Read full article: Pantomimes should be postponed until Eas...→
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No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

Gyles Brandreth, the great raconteur, former Conservative MP and mysterious recidivist misspeller of his own perfectly-easy-to-spell Christian name, has been c [...]

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CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Brandreth, who repeatedly tells us his friend was a “genius”, this profile gives [...]

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Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to the entertainer who has died at the age of 88.

Read full article: Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'...→
This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

Regular This Morning guest Gyles Brandreth called for a reprieve to lockdown rules over the festive period

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The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

Thursday 1 October marks National Poetry Day - writer Gyles Brandreth exclusively shares the Duchess of Cornwall's recital of W H Auden's poetry as part of his [...]

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Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning ahead of interview.

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This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

THIS Morning came under fire today after a celebrity guest cracked a “bad taste” joke about catching coronavirus. Regular contributor Gyles Brandreth, the come [...]

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Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

EXCLUSIVE: The actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during the pandemic. The panto season is when most theatr [...]

Read full article: Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postpon...→
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Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Countdown's Gyles Brandreth, 72, talks about his jumpers, rock stars and royalty, mistaking Mick Jagger for an old lady and topless Bernard Manning's great adv [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip's car door joke that left ...→
This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

Gyles Brandreth infuriated This Morning viewers today after saying that Christmas 2020 should be delayed until next year

Read full article: This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' sug...→
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This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

Gyles Brandreth made a Covid-19 joke on This Morning, amusing Eamonn Holmes, but some viewers said it was in 'bad taste'

Read full article: This Morning slammed over guest's 'offen...→
Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth told Alison Hammond and Rochelle Humes that he was planning to take a trip to the tattoo parlour to get inked with a s [...]

Read full article: Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 7...→
It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

Barry Cryer, a scriptwriter and comedian who, since the death of Ken Dodd, is the man who knows more jokes than anyone else on Earth, has just called me with h [...]

Read full article: It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells u...→
Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

An intimate conversation with Dame Judi Dench will be made available online to raise funds for Richmond's Orange Tree Theatre. Recorded in 2017 at the venue in [...]

Read full article: Judi Dench in conversation video release...→
Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point: Lucky Stars viewers couldn't believe their ears when This Morning regular Gyles Brandreth made a fishy mistake not once but twice within the spa [...]

Read full article: Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles B...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

Gyles Brandreth infuriated This Morning viewers today after saying that Christmas 2020 should be delayed until next year

Read full article: This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' sug...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth

Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to the entertainer who has died at the age of 88.

Read full article: Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'...→
Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

GYLES BRANDRETH - writer, broadcaster and former Conservative Party MP - has broken down in tears alongside co-star Sheila Hancock, while filming the new serie [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in te...→
The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

Thursday 1 October marks National Poetry Day - writer Gyles Brandreth exclusively shares the Duchess of Cornwall's recital of W H Auden's poetry as part of his [...]

Read full article: The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poet...→
Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

When I went to Dubai 20 years ago it was all very luxurious. I was there accompanied by my wife, Michele, to interview Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. W [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told...→
This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

Gyles Brandreth made a Covid-19 joke on This Morning, amusing Eamonn Holmes, but some viewers said it was in 'bad taste'

Read full article: This Morning slammed over guest's 'offen...→
This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

THIS Morning came under fire today after a celebrity guest cracked a “bad taste” joke about catching coronavirus. Regular contributor Gyles Brandreth, the come [...]

Read full article: This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' ...→
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Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

The presenter and actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during lockdown

Read full article: Pantomimes should be postponed until Eas...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

Barry Cryer, a scriptwriter and comedian who, since the death of Ken Dodd, is the man who knows more jokes than anyone else on Earth, has just called me with h [...]

Read full article: It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells u...→
Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Countdown's Gyles Brandreth, 72, talks about his jumpers, rock stars and royalty, mistaking Mick Jagger for an old lady and topless Bernard Manning's great adv [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip's car door joke that left ...→
CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Brandreth, who repeatedly tells us his friend was a “genius”, this profile gives [...]

Read full article: CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His...→
The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

Thirty-three years after the last edition came out The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes is back and this time Gyles Brandreth is at the helm.

Read full article: The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes:...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

Regular This Morning guest Gyles Brandreth called for a reprieve to lockdown rules over the festive period

Read full article: This Morning guest calls for two day Chr...→
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Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

For more than 50 years, writer, actor and former Tory MP Gyles Brandreth has rubbed shoulders with some of the biggest names in theatre. Now he has compiled a [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open ...→
Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning ahead of interview.

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke o...→
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Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

This Morning fans were left 'disgusted' during a segment of the ITV show on Tuesday as writer and Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth made a joke about th [...]

Read full article: Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fan...→
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Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth told Alison Hammond and Rochelle Humes that he was planning to take a trip to the tattoo parlour to get inked with a s [...]

Read full article: Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 7...→
Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

EXCLUSIVE: The actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during the pandemic. The panto season is when most theatr [...]

Read full article: Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postpon...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

Gyles Brandreth, the great raconteur, former Conservative MP and mysterious recidivist misspeller of his own perfectly-easy-to-spell Christian name, has been c [...]

Read full article: No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric ...→
Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

An intimate conversation with Dame Judi Dench will be made available online to raise funds for Richmond's Orange Tree Theatre. Recorded in 2017 at the venue in [...]

Read full article: Judi Dench in conversation video release...→
Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles Brandreth makes double fish blunder

Tipping Point: Lucky Stars viewers couldn't believe their ears when This Morning regular Gyles Brandreth made a fishy mistake not once but twice within the spa [...]

Read full article: Tipping Point fans gobsmacked as Gyles B...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Br

CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His Own Words (C5, 8pm)Narrated by Gyles Brandreth, who repeatedly tells us his friend was a “genius”, this profile gives [...]

Read full article: CRITICS’ CHOICEKenneth Williams — In His...→
This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' suggestion to postpone Christmas til March

Gyles Brandreth infuriated This Morning viewers today after saying that Christmas 2020 should be delayed until next year

Read full article: This Morning fans rage over 'stupid' sug...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes: Gyles Brandreth’s cracker of a book

Thirty-three years after the last edition came out The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes is back and this time Gyles Brandreth is at the helm.

Read full article: The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes:...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth

Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to the entertainer who has died at the age of 88.

Read full article: Des O'Connor 'the best of a kind'...→
Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in tears over surprise on Great Canal Journeys

GYLES BRANDRETH - writer, broadcaster and former Conservative Party MP - has broken down in tears alongside co-star Sheila Hancock, while filming the new serie [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth and Sheila Hancock in te...→
This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

This Morning guest calls for two day Christmas break from lockdown

Regular This Morning guest Gyles Brandreth called for a reprieve to lockdown rules over the festive period

Read full article: This Morning guest calls for two day Chr...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open before my audience shuffles off their mortal coil’

For more than 50 years, writer, actor and former Tory MP Gyles Brandreth has rubbed shoulders with some of the biggest names in theatre. Now he has compiled a [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth: ‘Theatres need to open ...→
The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poetry to mark National Poetry Day

Thursday 1 October marks National Poetry Day - writer Gyles Brandreth exclusively shares the Duchess of Cornwall's recital of W H Auden's poetry as part of his [...]

Read full article: The Duchess of Cornwall reads Auden poet...→
Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told to do the Vatican the old‑fashioned way — bribery’

When I went to Dubai 20 years ago it was all very luxurious. I was there accompanied by my wife, Michele, to interview Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. W [...]

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth interview: ‘We were told...→
Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning

Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke on This Morning ahead of interview.

Read full article: Gyles Brandreth tells coronavirus joke o...→
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This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

This Morning slammed over guest's 'offensive and disgusting' coronavirus joke

Gyles Brandreth made a Covid-19 joke on This Morning, amusing Eamonn Holmes, but some viewers said it was in 'bad taste'

Read full article: This Morning slammed over guest's 'offen...→
Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fans with 'inappropriate' coronavirus joke

This Morning fans were left 'disgusted' during a segment of the ITV show on Tuesday as writer and Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth made a joke about th [...]

Read full article: Gogglebox star outrages This Morning fan...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' joke about catching coronavirus as viewers say Gyles Brandreth should apologise

THIS Morning came under fire today after a celebrity guest cracked a “bad taste” joke about catching coronavirus. Regular contributor Gyles Brandreth, the come [...]

Read full article: This Morning under fire for 'bad taste' ...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 72, announces surprise 'lockdown' tattoo

Celebrity Gogglebox star Gyles Brandreth told Alison Hammond and Rochelle Humes that he was planning to take a trip to the tattoo parlour to get inked with a s [...]

Read full article: Celebrity Gogglebox's Gyles Brandreth, 7...→
Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

Pantomimes should be postponed until Easter, claims TV's Gyles Brandreth

The presenter and actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during lockdown

Read full article: Pantomimes should be postponed until Eas...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postponed festive shows to be revived at Easter

EXCLUSIVE: The actor hopes the idea could rescue struggling theatres hit by a massive loss of revenue during the pandemic. The panto season is when most theatr [...]

Read full article: Panto star Gyles Brandreth wants postpon...→
  • #Gyles Brandreth
It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells us his favourite coronavirus jokes

Barry Cryer, a scriptwriter and comedian who, since the death of Ken Dodd, is the man who knows more jokes than anyone else on Earth, has just called me with h [...]

Read full article: It’s a pundemic! Gyles Brandreth tells u...→
No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric band

Gyles Brandreth, the great raconteur, former Conservative MP and mysterious recidivist misspeller of his own perfectly-easy-to-spell Christian name, has been c [...]

Read full article: No more hunny, Pooh, you need a gastric ...→
Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Prince Philip's car door joke that left Gyles Brandreth in stitches

Countdown's Gyles Brandreth, 72, talks about his jumpers, rock stars and royalty, mistaking Mick Jagger for an old lady and topless Bernard Manning's great adv [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip's car door joke that left ...→
Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

Judi Dench in conversation video released to support Orange Tree

An intimate conversation with Dame Judi Dench will be made available online to raise funds for Richmond's Orange Tree Theatre. Recorded in 2017 at the venue in [...]

Read full article: Judi Dench in conversation video release...→