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  1. Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concerts Draws UK's Largest TV Audience Year To Date, Beats Simon Cowell's 'Britain's Got Talent''

    June 05, 2012 11:51 AM EDT Sir Paul McCartney performing at the Diamond Jubilee celebrating Queen Elizabeth II's sixty-year reign was the UK's highest rated TV program this year. (Getty) The BBC said Tuesday that it drew the biggest British TV audience of the year ...

  2. Jonathan Ross Signs ITV Deal

    July 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. TV presenter Jonathan Ross will host a new primetime chat show on ITV1 in 2011. Ross is leaving the BBC this summer after nine years of hosting his Friday evening chat show on BBC One, in addition to the weekly Saturday show on AC network BBC ...

  3. Jonathan Ross Quits BBC

    January 07, 2010 12:00 AM EST U.K. TV and radio host Jonathan Ross has announced he is quitting the BBC after 13 years. His BBC One TV show "Friday Night With Jonathan Ross" was named the No. 5 most important U.K. platform for music in Billboard's Maximum Exposu ...

  4. Ratings Victory For 'TOTP' Return

    January 05, 2009 12:00 AM EST The return of chart countdown show "Top Of The Pops" proved a ratings winner for the BBC over the holiday period. The iconic U.K. show was cancelled in July 2006 after falling viewing figures. It originally launched on BBC One in 1964 an ...

  5. BBC Rebuffs 'Top Of The Pops' Reports

    November 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST The BBC has dismissed reports of a revival for weekly singles chart countdown "Top Of The Pops." The TV show, which began on BBC One in 1964, was taken off air in 2006 after various scheduling changes failed to revive ratings. Mark Coope ...

  6. BBC Presenter Ross Suspended, Radio 2 Boss Quits

    October 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT BBC radio and TV presenter Jonathan Ross, recently included in Billboard's "Maximum Exposure" issue focusing on the top platforms for music, has been suspended for 12 weeks by the corporation over "utterly unacceptable" co ...

  7. BBC Pulls Plug On TOTP

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The BBC's venerable weekly TV chart show "Top Of The Pops," one of the longest-running programs and most iconic musical institutions in British television history, is to be axed after 42 years on air. The BBC's venerable weekly ...

  8. BBC Pulls Plug On TOTP

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The BBC's venerable weekly TV chart show "Top Of The Pops," one of the longest-running programs and most iconic musical institutions in British television history, is to be axed after 42 years on air. The BBC's venerable weekly ...

  9. BBC Moves Top Of The Pops

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST The BBC is to shift its flagship music chart TV show, "Top of the Pops," to a weekend slot for the first time in its 40-year history. The BBC is to shift its flagship music chart TV show, "Top of the Pops," to a weekend slot fo ...