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Bill Oddie

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William Edgar Oddie, (born 7 July 1941) is an English writer, composer, musician, comedian, artist, birder, conservationist, television presenter and actor. [1]

208 relations: A & C Black, A Poke in the Eye (With a Sharp Stick), Adam Hills Tonight, Adelaide, Alan Partridge, Albert Lee, Andy Pandy, Animal Magic (TV series), Asterix, Asterix and the Big Fight, Asterix and the Big Fight (film), Asterix and the Soothsayer, Astronauts (TV series), Australia, B&Q, Bananaman, Bartley Reservoir, BBC, BBC One, BBC Radio, BBC Radio 4, BBC Television, BBC Two, Bernard Braden, Bill Oddie Back in the USA, Bill Oddie Goes Wild, Bill Oddie's How to Watch Wildlife, Bipolar disorder, Bird ringing, Birding with Bill Oddie, Birdwatch (magazine), Birdwatching, Birmingham, Birmingham Walk of Stars, Blakeney Point, Brisbane, Britain Goes Wild with Bill Oddie, British Birds (magazine), British Naturalists' Association, Broaden Your Mind, Broadway theatre, Buckingham Palace, Cambridge Footlights Revue, Cameo appearance, Channel 4, Charitable organization, Comic opera, Dandelion Records, Dave Davies, David Bellamy, ..., Dismissal (employment), Doctor in the House (TV series), Doctor Who, Doctor Who and the Pirates, Earls High School, Ed Sheeran, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, English literature, English National Opera, Eric Idle, Eric Sykes, Fair Isle, Fax (TV series), Fifteen to One, Finsbury Park, London, Footlights, Freddy Marks, Funky Gibbon, Game show, Genealogy, Geno Washington, Gilbert and Sullivan, Graeme Garden, Green Party of England and Wales, Guitarist, Halesowen, Hampstead, Hampstead Heath, Hare Krishna (mantra), Harry Corbett, Harry Lauder, Harry Secombe, Harry Worth, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, Hughie Green, I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue, I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again, Independent school (United Kingdom), International Primate Protection League, ITV (TV channel), ITV (TV network), ITV Central, James May, Jamie Oliver, Jazz, Jeremy Clarkson, Joe Cocker, John Peel, Johnny Morris, Jonathan Lynn, Julian Pettifer, Kate Hardie, Kate Humble, Katherine Jenkins, King Edward's School, Birmingham, Lancashire, League Against Cruel Sports, Lynda Bellingham, Major depressive disorder, Marathon, Mark Knopfler, Married... with Children, Marylebone, Melbourne, Methuen Publishing, Michael Palin, Mood disorder, My Famous Family, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, New Holland Publishers, Nissan GT-R, North Yorkshire County Council, On Ilkla Moor Baht 'at, OneKind, Order of the British Empire, Ornithology, Pallas's reed bunting, Parody, Pembroke College, Cambridge, Perth, Peter Scott, Play It Again, Psychiatric hospital, Pun, Quinton, Birmingham, Radio Times, Rage (TV program), Rainbow (TV series), Rainbow Theatre, Ray Mears, Revue, Rick Wakeman, Rick Wakeman's Criminal Record, Rochdale, Rod, Jane and Freddy, Rolf on Art, Ronni Ancona, Ronni Ancona & Co, Routledge, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Rugby union, Saturday Banana, Saxophone, Schizophrenia, Seven Natural Wonders, Seychelles, Shinkansen, Simon King (broadcaster), Sketch comedy, Southern Television, Space station, Springwatch, Star Portraits with Rolf Harris, Stephen Moss, Suicide, Sunday Morning Live (BBC TV programme), Sydney, Terry Jones, That Was the Week That Was, The Beatles, The Conservation Volunteers, The Goodies, The Goodies (TV series), The Independent, The Keith Lemon Sketch Show, The Kinks, The Mikado, The One Show, The Plank (1967 film), The Project (Australian TV program), The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs, The Way We Went Wild, The Who, This Is Your Life (UK TV series), Tim Brooke-Taylor, Time Team, Titchwell Marsh, Tommy (album), Top Gear (2002 TV series), Top of the Pops, Turkdean, TVNZ 1, Twice a Fortnight, Twitter, University of Cambridge, Upton Warren, West Midland Bird Club, Who Do You Think You Are? (UK TV series), Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, Wild In Your Garden, Wildlife, Wilson Pickett, With a Little Help from My Friends, Would I Lie to You? (TV series), Yesterday (TV channel), Yorkshire, 102.2 Jazz FM, 8 Out of 10 Cats. Expand index (158 more) »

A & C Black

A & C Black is a British book publishing company, owned since 2002 by Bloomsbury Publishing.

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A Poke in the Eye (With a Sharp Stick)

A Poke in the Eye (With a Sharp Stick) is the title of the first show in what later became the iconic Secret Policeman's Ball series of benefit shows for human rights organization Amnesty International, although it pre-dated by three years the first show to bear that name..

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Adam Hills Tonight

Adam Hills Tonight, formerly known as Adam Hills in Gordon Street Tonight, was an Australian television interview show on ABC1 hosted by comedian Adam Hills and co-starring comedians Hannah Gadsby and Dave O'Neil.

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Adelaide

Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia.

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Alan Partridge

Alan Gordon Partridge is a character portrayed by English actor and comedian Steve Coogan.

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Albert Lee

Albert William Lee (born 21 December 1943) is an English guitarist known for his fingerstyle and hybrid picking technique.

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Andy Pandy

Andy Pandy is a British children's television series that premiered on BBC TV in summer 1950.

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Animal Magic (TV series)

Animal Magic was a BBC children's television series which ran from 1962 to 1983 from BBC Bristol.

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Asterix

Asterix or The Adventures of Asterix (Astérix or Astérix le Gaulois) is a series of French comics.

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Asterix and the Big Fight

Asterix and the Big Fight is a French comic book, the seventh in the Asterix comic book series.

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Asterix and the Big Fight (film)

Asterix and the Big Fight (Astérix et le coup du menhir) is a 1989 French-German animated film directed by Philippe Grimond and produced by Yannick Piel.

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Asterix and the Soothsayer

Asterix and the Soothsayer ("The Divine") is the nineteenth volume of the Asterix comic book series, by René Goscinny (stories) and Albert Uderzo (illustrations).

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Astronauts (TV series)

Astronauts was a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 26 October 1981 to 23 August 1983.

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Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

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B&Q

B&Q plc is a British multinational DIY and home improvement retailing company, headquartered in Eastleigh, England, United Kingdom and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kingfisher plc.

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Bananaman

Bananaman is a fictional character appearing in British comic books.

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Bartley Reservoir

Bartley Reservoir is a reservoir for drinking water in Birmingham, England.

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BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.

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BBC One

BBC One is the flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.

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BBC Radio

BBC Radio is an operational business division and service of the British Broadcasting Corporation (which has operated in the United Kingdom under the terms of a Royal Charter since 1927).

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BBC Radio 4

BBC Radio 4 is a radio station owned and operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history.

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BBC Television

BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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BBC Two

BBC Two is the second flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.

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Bernard Braden

Bernard Chastey Braden (16 May 1916 – 2 February 1993) was a Canadian-born actor and comedian, who is best known for his appearances in UK television and radio shows.

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Bill Oddie Back in the USA

Bill Oddie Back in the USA is a British TV programme, about natural history, written and presented by Bill Oddie and screened in early 2007.

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Bill Oddie Goes Wild

Bill Oddie Goes Wild was a British TV about natural history, presented by Bill Oddie.

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Bill Oddie's How to Watch Wildlife

Bill Oddie's How to Watch Wildlife is a British BBC TV programme about natural history that aired on BBC Two presented by Bill Oddie and produced by Stephen Moss.

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Bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder, previously known as manic depression, is a mental disorder that causes periods of depression and periods of abnormally elevated mood.

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Bird ringing

Bird ringing or bird banding is the attachment of a small, individually numbered metal or plastic tag to the leg or wing of a wild bird to enable individual identification.

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Birding with Bill Oddie

Birding with Bill Oddie was a British TV programme, about natural history, presented by Bill Oddie.

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Birdwatch (magazine)

Birdwatch (ISSN 0967-1870) is a British monthly magazine for birdwatchers, established in 1992 by Solo Publishing.

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Birdwatching

Birdwatching, or birding, is a form of wildlife observation in which the observation of birds is a recreational activity or citizen science.

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Birmingham

Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Birmingham Walk of Stars

The Broad Street Walk of Stars is a walk of fame-style installation on the pedestrian pavement of Broad Street, Birmingham, England, which honours notable people from the Birmingham area or with significant connections with it.

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Blakeney Point

Blakeney Point (designated as Blakeney National Nature Reserve) is a National Nature Reserve situated near to the villages of Blakeney, Morston and Cley next the Sea on the north coast of Norfolk, England.

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Brisbane

Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.

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Britain Goes Wild with Bill Oddie

Britain Goes Wild with Bill Oddie was a live BBC TV show, broadcast nightly, Monday – Thursday, from 31 May 2004 to 17 June 2004.

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British Birds (magazine)

British Birds is a monthly ornithology magazine that was established in 1907.

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British Naturalists' Association

The British Naturalists' Association (BNA), founded in 1905 by E. Kay Robinson as the British Empire Naturalists' Association (BENA), is an organization in the United Kingdom to promote the study of natural history.

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Broaden Your Mind

Broaden Your Mind (1968–1969) was a British television comedy series starring Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden, joined by Bill Oddie for the second series.

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Broadway theatre

Broadway theatre,Although theater is the generally preferred spelling in the United States (see American and British English spelling differences), many Broadway venues, performers and trade groups for live dramatic presentations use the spelling theatre.

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Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the monarch of the United Kingdom.

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Cambridge Footlights Revue

The Cambridge Footlights Revue is an annual revue by the Footlights Club - a group of comic writer-performers at the University of Cambridge.

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Cameo appearance

A cameo role or cameo appearance (often shortened to just cameo) is a brief appearance or voice part of a known person in a work of the performing arts, typically unnamed or appearing as themselves.

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Channel 4

Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.

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Charitable organization

A charitable organization or charity is a non-profit organization (NPO) whose primary objectives are philanthropy and social well-being (e.g. charitable, educational, religious, or other activities serving the public interest or common good).

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Comic opera

Comic opera denotes a sung dramatic work of a light or comic nature, usually with a happy ending.

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Dandelion Records

Dandelion Records was a British record label started on 18 July 1969 by the British DJ John Peel as a way to get the music he liked onto record.

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Dave Davies

David Russell Gordon Davies (born 3 February 1947) is an English singer, songwriter and guitarist.

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David Bellamy

David James Bellamy OBE (born 18 January 1933) is an English author, broadcaster, environmental campaigner and botanist.

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Dismissal (employment)

Dismissal (referred to informally as firing or sacking) is the termination of employment by an employer against the will of the employee.

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Doctor in the House (TV series)

Doctor in the House is a British television comedy series based on a set of books and a film of the same name by Richard Gordon about the misadventures of a group of medical students.

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Doctor Who

Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC since 1963.

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Doctor Who and the Pirates

Doctor Who and the Pirates, or The Lass That Lost A Sailor, is a Big Finish Productions audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who.

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Earls High School

Earls High School is a secondary school with academy status on Furnace Lane near the A458 in Halesowen, West Midlands.

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Ed Sheeran

Edward Christopher Sheeran, (born 17 February 1991) is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actor.

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe (often referred to as simply The Fringe) is the world's largest arts festival, which in 2017 spanned 25 days and featured 53,232 performances of 3,398 shows in 300 venues.

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English literature

This article is focused on English-language literature rather than the literature of England, so that it includes writers from Scotland, Wales, and the whole of Ireland, as well as literature in English from countries of the former British Empire, including the United States.

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English National Opera

English National Opera (ENO) is an opera company based in London, resident at the London Coliseum in St. Martin's Lane.

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Eric Idle

Eric Idle (born 29 March 1943) is an English comedian, actor, voice actor, author, singer-songwriter, musician, writer and comedic composer.

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Eric Sykes

Eric Sykes, (4 May 1923 – 4 July 2012) was an English radio, stage, television and film writer, comedian, actor, and director whose performing career spanned more than 50 years.

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Fair Isle

Fair Isle (IPA: /fɛəraɪ̯l/; Friðarey; Fara) is an island in Shetland, in northern Scotland.

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Fax (TV series)

Fax was a show that appeared on BBC One during the 1980s.

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Fifteen to One

Fifteen to One is a British general knowledge quiz show broadcast on Channel 4.

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Finsbury Park, London

Finsbury Park is an area towards the northern edge of Inner London, England, which grew up around an important railway interchange near the convergence of the Boroughs of Islington, Haringey and Hackney.

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Footlights

Cambridge University Footlights Dramatic Club, commonly referred to simply as the Footlights, is an amateur theatrical club in Cambridge, England, founded in 1883 and run by the students of Cambridge University.

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Freddy Marks

Freddy Marks (born on 10 September 1949 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England) is an English musician and writer.

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Funky Gibbon

"Funky Gibbon" is a novelty song by Bill Oddie and recorded by The Goodies.

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Game show

A game show is a type of radio, television, or stage show in which contestants, individually or as teams, play a game which involves answering questions or solving puzzles, usually for money or prizes.

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Genealogy

Genealogy (from γενεαλογία from γενεά, "generation" and λόγος, "knowledge"), also known as family history, is the study of families and the tracing of their lineages and history.

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Geno Washington

Geno Washington (born William Francis Washington, December 1943, Evansville, Indiana) is an American R&B singer who released five albums with the Ram Jam Band between 1966 and 1969, and eight solo albums beginning in 1976.

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Gilbert and Sullivan

Gilbert and Sullivan refers to the Victorian-era theatrical partnership of the dramatist W. S. Gilbert (1836–1911) and the composer Arthur Sullivan (1842–1900) and to the works they jointly created.

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Graeme Garden

David Graeme Garden OBE (born 18 February 1943) is a British comedian, actor, author, artist and television presenter, best known as a member of The Goodies and for being a cast member on I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue.

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Green Party of England and Wales

The Green Party of England and Wales (GPEW; Plaid Werdd Cymru a Lloegr) is a green, left-wing political party in England and Wales.

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Guitarist

A guitarist (or a guitar player) is a person who plays the guitar.

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Halesowen

Halesowen is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley, in the West Midlands, England.

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Hampstead

Hampstead, commonly known as Hampstead Village, is an area of London, England, northwest of Charing Cross.

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Hampstead Heath

Hampstead Heath (locally known simply as the Heath) is a large, ancient London park, covering.

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Hare Krishna (mantra)

The Hare Krishna mantra, also referred to reverentially as the Maha Mantra ("Great Mantra"), is a 16-word Vaishnava mantra which is mentioned in the Kali-Santarana Upanishad, and which from the 15th century rose to importance in the Bhakti movement following the teachings of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu.

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Harry Corbett

Harry Corbett OBE (28 January 1918 – 17 August 1989) was an English puppeteer, magician and television and stage presenter, who is best known as the creator of the glove puppet character Sooty in 1948.

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Harry Lauder

Sir Henry Lauder (4 August 1870 – 26 February 1950)Russell, Dave.

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Harry Secombe

Sir Harry Donald Secombe, CBE (8 September 1921 – 11 April 2001) was a Welsh comedian, actor and singer.

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Harry Worth

Harry Bourlon Illingsworth (20 November 1917 – 20 July 1989), professionally known as Harry Worth, was an English comedy actor, comedian and ventriloquist.

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Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Hugh Christopher Edmund Fearnley-Whittingstall (born 14 January 1965) is an English celebrity chef, television personality, journalist, food writer and campaigner on food and environmental issues, known for his back-to-basics philosophy.

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Hughie Green

Hugh Hughes Green (2 February 1920 – 3 May 1997) was an English television presenter.

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I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue

I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue is a BBC radio comedy panel game.

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I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again

I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again (often abbreviated as ISIRTA) is a BBC radio comedy programme that originated from the Cambridge University Footlights revue Cambridge Circus.

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Independent school (United Kingdom)

In the United Kingdom, independent schools (also private schools) are fee-paying private schools, governed by an elected board of governors and independent of many of the regulations and conditions that apply to state-funded schools.

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International Primate Protection League

The International Primate Protection League (IPPL), founded in 1973 in Thailand by Dr.

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ITV (TV channel)

ITV is a commercial television channel in the United Kingdom.

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ITV (TV network)

ITV is a British commercial TV network.

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ITV Central

ITV Central, previously known as Central Independent Television, Carlton Central and popularly shortened to Central, is the Independent Television contractor for the Midlands, and was created following the restructuring of ATV and commencing broadcast on 1 January 1982.

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James May

James Daniel May (born 16 January 1963) is an English television presenter and journalist.

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Jamie Oliver

James Trevor Oliver (born 27 May 1975) is an English chef and restaurateur.

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Jazz

Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.

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Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson (born 11 April 1960) is an English broadcaster, journalist and writer who specialises in motoring.

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Joe Cocker

John Robert "Joe" Cocker, OBE (20 May 1944 – 22 December 2014) was an English singer and musician.

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John Peel

John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist.

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Johnny Morris

Ernest John Morris OBE (20 June 1916 – 6 May 1999) was a British television presenter.

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Jonathan Lynn

Jonathan Lynn (born 3 April 1943) is an English stage and film director, producer, writer and actor.

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Julian Pettifer

Julian Pettifer OBE (born 21 July 1935) is an English television journalist.

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Kate Hardie

Kate Hardie (born Kate Oddie; 26 April 1969) is an English actress, who has appeared in a number of film and television roles.

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Kate Humble

Katherine Humble (born 12 December 1968) is an English television presenter and narrator, mainly working for the BBC, specialising in wildlife and science programmes.

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Katherine Jenkins

Katherine Maria Jenkins (born 29 June 1980) is a Welsh lyric mezzo-soprano singer and songwriter.

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King Edward's School, Birmingham

King Edward's School (KES) is an independent day school for boys in Edgbaston, an area of Birmingham, England.

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Lancashire

Lancashire (abbreviated Lancs.) is a county in north west England.

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League Against Cruel Sports

The League Against Cruel Sports is an animal welfare charity that campaigns against sports such as bullfighting, fox hunting and hare coursing.

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Lynda Bellingham

Lynda Bellingham, OBE (born Meredith Lee Hughes; 31 May 194819 October 2014) was an English actress, broadcaster and author perhaps best known for her appearances as the mother in the long-running series of "Oxo Family" British TV adverts between 1983 and 1999.

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Major depressive disorder

Major depressive disorder (MDD), also known simply as depression, is a mental disorder characterized by at least two weeks of low mood that is present across most situations.

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Marathon

The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.

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Mark Knopfler

Mark Freuder Knopfler, (born 12 August 1949) is a British singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer and film score composer.

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Married... with Children

Married...

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Marylebone

Marylebone (or, both appropriate for the Parish Church of St. Marylebone,,, or) is an affluent inner-city area of central London, England, located within the City of Westminster and part of the West End.

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Melbourne

Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Methuen Publishing

Methuen Publishing Ltd is an English publishing house.

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Michael Palin

Michael Edward Palin (pronounced; born 5 May 1943) is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter.

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Mood disorder

Mood disorder, also known as mood (affective) disorders, is a group of conditions where a disturbance in the person's mood is the main underlying feature.

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My Famous Family

My Famous Family is a British television programme on genealogy, co-hosted by Bill Oddie and Guy de la Bédoyère.

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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Never Mind the Buzzcocks is a British comedy panel game, themed on pop music, that aired between 1996 and 2015.

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New Holland Publishers

New Holland Publishers is an English-based international publisher of non-fiction books, founded in 1955.

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Nissan GT-R

The Nissan GT-R is a 2-door 2+2 high performance vehicle produced by Nissan unveiled in 2007.

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North Yorkshire County Council

North Yorkshire County Council is the county council that governs the non-metropolitan county of North Yorkshire in England.

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On Ilkla Moor Baht 'at

"On Ilkla Moor Baht 'at" (Standard English: On Ilkley Moor without a hat) is a folk song from Yorkshire, England.

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OneKind

OneKind is a campaigning animal welfare charity based in Edinburgh and operating in Scotland, UK and as part of the Eurogroup for Animals.

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Order of the British Empire

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.

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Ornithology

Ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds.

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Pallas's reed bunting

The Pallas's reed bunting (Emberiza pallasi) (also known as Pallas's bunting) is a passerine bird in the bunting family Emberizidae, a group now separated by most modern authors from the finches, Fringillidae.

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Parody

A parody (also called a spoof, send-up, take-off, lampoon, play on something, caricature, or joke) is a work created to imitate, make fun of, or comment on an original work—its subject, author, style, or some other target—by means of satiric or ironic imitation.

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Pembroke College, Cambridge

Pembroke College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.

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Perth

Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.

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Peter Scott

Sir Peter Markham Scott, (14 September 1909 – 29 August 1989) was a British ornithologist, conservationist, painter, naval officer, broadcaster and sportsman.

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Play It Again

Play It Again is a documentary television series on BBC One, featuring celebrities trying to learn to play musical instruments.

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Psychiatric hospital

Psychiatric hospitals, also known as mental hospitals, mental health units, mental asylums or simply asylums, are hospitals or wards specializing in the treatment of serious mental disorders, such as clinical depression, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder.

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Pun

The pun, also called paronomasia, is a form of word play that exploits multiple meanings of a term, or of similar-sounding words, for an intended humorous or rhetorical effect.

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Quinton, Birmingham

Quinton is a suburb on the western edge of Birmingham, England.

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Radio Times

Radio Times is a British weekly television and radio programme listings magazine.

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Rage (TV program)

Rage (styled as rage) is a popular all-night Australian music video program broadcast on ABC on Friday nights, Saturday mornings and Saturday nights.

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Rainbow (TV series)

Rainbow is a British children's television series, created by Pamela Lonsdale, which ran between five times weekly, twice weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays then Tuesdays and Fridays, and finally once weekly at 12:10 on Fridays on the ITV network, from 1 September 1972 to 24 March 1997.

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Rainbow Theatre

The Rainbow Theatre, originally known as the Astoria Theatre, is a Grade II*-listed building in Finsbury Park, London.

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Ray Mears

Raymond Paul Mears (born 7 February 1964) is an English woodsman, instructor, businessman, author and TV presenter.

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Revue

A revue (from French 'magazine' or 'overview') is a type of multi-act popular theatrical entertainment that combines music, dance, and sketches.

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Rick Wakeman

Richard Christopher "Rick" Wakeman (born 18 May 1949) is an English keyboardist, songwriter, television and radio presenter, and author.

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Rick Wakeman's Criminal Record

Rick Wakeman's Criminal Record is the seventh studio album by English keyboardist Rick Wakeman, released in November 1977 on A&M Records.

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Rochdale

Rochdale is a town in Greater Manchester, England, at the foothills of the South Pennines on the River Roch, northwest of Oldham and northeast of Manchester.

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Rod, Jane and Freddy

Rod, Jane and Freddy were a singing trio who appeared in children's programming on the British TV channel ITV in the 1970s, 1980s and early 1990s.

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Rolf on Art

Rolf on Art was a British Art television series made by the BBC.

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Ronni Ancona

Veronica Ancona (born 4 July 1968) is a Scottish actress, impressionist and author.

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Ronni Ancona & Co

Ronni Ancona & Co is a comedy sketch show that aired on BBC One and began on 25 May 2007.

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Routledge

Routledge is a British multinational publisher.

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Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a charitable organisation registered in England and Wales and in Scotland.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Saturday Banana

The Saturday Banana was a Saturday morning children's television show produced by Southern Television for ITV and presented by Goodies star Bill Oddie.

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Saxophone

The saxophone (also referred to as the sax) is a family of woodwind instruments.

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Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder characterized by abnormal social behavior and failure to understand reality.

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Seven Natural Wonders

Seven Natural Wonders was a television series that was broadcast on BBC Two from 3 May to 20 June 2005.

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Seychelles

Seychelles (French), officially the Republic of Seychelles (République des Seychelles; Creole: Repiblik Sesel), is an archipelago and sovereign state in the Indian Ocean.

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Shinkansen

The, colloquially known in English as the bullet train, is a network of high-speed railway lines in Japan.

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Simon King (broadcaster)

Simon Henry King OBE (born 27 December 1962) is a British television presenter and cameraman, specialising in nature documentaries.

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Sketch comedy

Sketch comedy comprises a series of short comedy scenes or vignettes, called "sketches", commonly between one and ten minutes long.

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Southern Television

Southern Television was the ITV broadcasting licence holder for the south and south-east of England from 30 August 1958 to 31 December 1981.

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Space station

A space station, also known as an orbital station or an orbital space station, is a spacecraft capable of supporting crewmembers, which is designed to remain in space (most commonly as an artificial satellite in low Earth orbit) for an extended period of time and for other spacecraft to dock.

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Springwatch

Springwatch, Autumnwatch and Winterwatch are annual BBC television series which chart the fortunes of British wildlife during the changing of the seasons in the United Kingdom.

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Star Portraits with Rolf Harris

Star Portraits with Rolf Harris was a BBC television series that had three series, the most recent in March 2007.

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Stephen Moss

Stephen Moss is a British natural historian, birder, author and television producer.

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Suicide

Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one's own death.

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Sunday Morning Live (BBC TV programme)

Sunday Morning Live is a religious and current affairs discussion programme.

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Sydney

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Terry Jones

Terence Graham Parry Jones (born 1 February 1942) is a Welsh actor, writer, comedian, screenwriter and film director.

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That Was the Week That Was

That Was the Week That Was, informally TWTWTW or TW3, was a satirical television comedy programme on BBC Television in 1962 and 1963.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Conservation Volunteers

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) is a community volunteering charity that works to create healthier and happier communities for everyone through environmental conservation and practical tasks undertaken by volunteers.

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The Goodies

The Goodies are a trio of British comedians: Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden, and Bill Oddie.

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The Goodies (TV series)

The Goodies is a British television comedy series shown in the 1970s and early 1980s.

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The Independent

The Independent is a British online newspaper.

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The Keith Lemon Sketch Show

The Keith Lemon Sketch Show was a British television sketch show that aired on ITV2 from 5 February 2015 until 10 March 2016.

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The Kinks

The Kinks are an English rock band formed in Muswell Hill, North London, in 1964 by brothers Ray and Dave Davies.

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The Mikado

The Mikado; or, The Town of Titipu is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert, their ninth of fourteen operatic collaborations.

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The One Show

The One Show is a British television magazine and chat show programme.

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The Plank (1967 film)

The Plank is a 1967 British slapstick comedy short film made by Associated London Films.

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The Project (Australian TV program)

The Project (previously The 7PM Project from 2009–2011) is an Australian news-current affairs and talk show television panel program, airing weeknights across Australia on Network Ten, produced by Roving Enterprises.

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The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs is a two-part BBC documentary, presented by Bill Oddie, in which a group of scientists test out the strength of dinosaur weaponry using biomechanics.

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The Way We Went Wild

The Way We Went Wild is a three-part BBC TV series, first shown on BBC Two, about British wildlife presenters.

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The Who

The Who are an English rock band formed in 1964.

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This Is Your Life (UK TV series)

This is Your Life is a British biographical television documentary, based on the 1952 American show of the same title.

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Tim Brooke-Taylor

Timothy Julian Brooke-Taylor OBE (born 17 July 1940) is an English comic actor.

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Time Team

Time Team was a British television series that originally aired on Channel 4 from 16 January 1994 to 7 September 2014.

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Titchwell Marsh

Titchwell Marsh is an English nature reserve owned and managed by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB).

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Tommy (album)

Tommy is the fourth studio album by the English rock band The Who, a double album first released in May 1969.

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Top Gear (2002 TV series)

Top Gear is a British motoring magazine, factual television series, conceived by Jeremy Clarkson and Andy Wilman, launched on 20 October 2002, and broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two.

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Top of the Pops

Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006.

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Turkdean

Turkdean is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England, approximately 30 km (20 mi) to the east of Gloucester.

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TVNZ 1

TVNZ 1 is the first national television channel owned and operated by the state-owned broadcaster Television New Zealand (TVNZ).

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Twice a Fortnight

Twice a Fortnight is a 1967 British sketch comedy television series with Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Graeme Garden, Bill Oddie, Jonathan Lynn and Tony Buffery.

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Twitter

Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets".

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University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.

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Upton Warren

Upton Warren is a village and civil parish in the Wychavon district, in Worcestershire, England.

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West Midland Bird Club

The West Midland Bird Club is the UK's largest regional ornithological society.

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Who Do You Think You Are? (UK TV series)

Who Do You Think You Are? is a British genealogy documentary series that has aired on the BBC since 2004.

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Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (abbreviated WWTBAM and informally known as simply Millionaire) is an international television game show franchise of British origin, created by David Briggs, Mike Whitehill and Steven Knight.

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Wild In Your Garden

Wild In Your Garden was a live BBC television show, broadcast in 2003.

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Wildlife

Wildlife traditionally refers to undomesticated animal species, but has come to include all plants, fungi, and other organisms that grow or live wild in an area without being introduced by humans.

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Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter.

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With a Little Help from My Friends

"With a Little Help from My Friends" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles from their 1967 album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

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Would I Lie to You? (TV series)

Would I Lie to You? is a British comedy panel show aired on BBC One, made by Zeppotron for the BBC.

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Yesterday (TV channel)

Yesterday is one of the UKTV network of television channels in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

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Yorkshire

Yorkshire (abbreviated Yorks), formally known as the County of York, is a historic county of Northern England and the largest in the United Kingdom.

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102.2 Jazz FM

102.2 Jazz FM (also known as London Jazz Radio and JFM) was a local jazz and soul music station for London run by GMG Radio.

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8 Out of 10 Cats

8 Out of 10 Cats is a British television comedy panel game produced by Zeppotron (a subsidiary of Endemol UK) for E4.

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References

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