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The most University Challenge person ever was on telly last night

Yuroslav Sky Walker, at your service.

This golf caddie's hipster moustache is bringing the internet much joy

We might have found golf’s very first hipster.

So is Jarvis Cocker an economist now?

He came from Greece, he had a thirst for knowledge…

From The42 RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020 New Deal

RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020

Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Clarkson: I'm so sorry Top Gear ended like this The Last Goodbye

Jeremy Clarkson: I'm so sorry Top Gear ended like this

The final episode of the show, as we currently know it, aired last night.

This guy realised he was on live TV and hammed it up for all he's worth

Wouldn’t you do the same? Wouldn’t you?

From The42 Alberto Salazar denies allegations: ‘I will never permit doping’ Response

Alberto Salazar denies allegations: ‘I will never permit doping’

Mo Farah’s coach has vehemently denied what he describes as “false statements”.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR* Radio Gaga

RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR*

*According to a prestigious New York festival.

From TheJournal.ie UK doctor and two nurses charged with manslaughter of woman who travelled from Ireland for abortion Courts

UK doctor and two nurses charged with manslaughter of woman who travelled from Ireland for abortion

The 32-year-old woman was 22 weeks pregnant when she died after suffering post-surgery complications.

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole An Unpleasant Time

Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole

(Presumably, the advice applies to everyone.)

From The42 Remember BBC's Italia 90 opening credits? Here's the incredible story behind them Italia 90 Week This post contains videos

Remember BBC's Italia 90 opening credits? Here's the incredible story behind them

How Pavarotti and opera became a memorable part of the 1990 World Cup.

From The42 'This isn't women’s sport v men’s sport. It's about humanity and improving all of our lives' Leading The Way

'This isn't women’s sport v men’s sport. It's about humanity and improving all of our lives'

BBC broadcaster Clare Balding is using her profile to promote gender equality in sport.

From TheJournal.ie Who was The Stig's favourite star in a reasonably-priced car? Swearing Galore This post contains videos

Who was The Stig's favourite star in a reasonably-priced car?

Ben Collins reveals some of his best Top Gear moments.

From TheJournal.ie An open casting for extras in BBC's Ripper Street will be held in Dublin next week On The Telly

An open casting for extras in BBC's Ripper Street will be held in Dublin next week

Looking like a Victorian-era criminal is probably a bonus.

From TheJournal.ie 'He didn't punch me': The Stig talks meeting Jeremy Clarkson for the first time in years No Fracas To See Here This post contains videos

'He didn't punch me': The Stig talks meeting Jeremy Clarkson for the first time in years

Ben Collins also tells us what he thinks of Chris Evans taking over as Top Gear host.

From The42 Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can Reel Stories

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can

This BBC Panorama doc has sparked fresh controversy around the methods of high-profile athletics coach Alberto Salazar.

From TheJournal.ie BBC trying to woo back Richard Hammond and James May in 'multimillion pound deal' Top Gear
From TheJournal.ie Stephen Hawking tells Dara O’Briain: 'I would consider assisted suicide' Personal Interview

Stephen Hawking tells Dara O’Briain: 'I would consider assisted suicide'

The physicist said last year that he had once tried to end his life – after a ‘tracheostomy’ operation to fit a breathing tube.

From TheJournal.ie What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they're frequently asked Take A Break

What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they're frequently asked

The questions range from the mundane to the bizarre to the downright rude.

17 times Never Mind the Buzzcocks was just perfect

We’ll miss it :(

From TheJournal.ie The company behind Grand Theft Auto is suing the BBC Law Suit-tos

The company behind Grand Theft Auto is suing the BBC

Rockstar Games say it’s taking action against the BBC for trademark infringement.

From TheJournal.ie A BBC reporter just accidentally called Nigel Farage a c**t live on air Slip Up
A BBC reporter just accidentally called Nigel Farage a c**t live on air
From TheJournal.ie Watch this 92-year-old woman fly a Spitfire war plane Nostalgia

Watch this 92-year-old woman fly a Spitfire war plane

Joy Lofthouse was a pilot during the Second World War.

From The42 BBC loses its Football League rights - but people are mainly worried about Manish Mr Saturday Night

BBC loses its Football League rights - but people are mainly worried about Manish

Can anyone tell us where to find Channel 5 on the tellybox?

From TheJournal.ie Top Gear could be in trouble for using the word 'pikey' Track Record

Top Gear could be in trouble for using the word 'pikey'

Ofcom is investigating after a complaint was made by the Traveller Movement.

From TheJournal.ie LISTEN: BBC presenter 'made a mistake' by revealing he's an atheist on air Stephen From Dungannon

LISTEN: BBC presenter 'made a mistake' by revealing he's an atheist on air

One caller was none too pleased.

From TheJournal.ie Keith Harris, Orville the Duck ventriloquist, dies aged 67 RIP

Keith Harris, Orville the Duck ventriloquist, dies aged 67

Tributes have been paid to the children’s entertainer who had his own show on the BBC.

From TheJournal.ie This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE Feck It Anyway

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

From TheJournal.ie Richard Hammond is sticking with his boys and walking away from Top Gear Bros Before Shows

Richard Hammond is sticking with his boys and walking away from Top Gear

The presenter says he’s ‘not about to quit his mates’.

From TheJournal.ie NI Health Minister draws links between gay relationships and child abuse Jim Wells

NI Health Minister draws links between gay relationships and child abuse

The MLA has since withdrawn his comments and apologised.

From TheJournal.ie James May has officially left Top Gear Outta Here

James May has officially left Top Gear

With executive producer Andy Wilman tonight also quitting the show, it seems Top Gear will have a very different feel going forward.

From TheJournal.ie 'Man do cars, woman do cake' - Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours Sexist Backlash

'Man do cars, woman do cake' - Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours

The presenter says some people have suggested they want her ‘burned alive’.

From The42 To nobody's surprise, commentators don't learn all those nuggets of information off by heart Cheat Sheet

Sue Perkins has taken a break from Twitter after Top Gear death threats

The next stage in the never ending Top Gear saga.

From TheJournal.ie Surprise - now Clarkson has pulled out of Have I Got News For You Where Will It End

Surprise - now Clarkson has pulled out of Have I Got News For You

All of two days after the news emerged that he was set to host the satirical quiz.

From TheJournal.ie These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads Monkey Business

These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads

Scientists have observed the behaviour in the rhesus macaque species.

From TheJournal.ie Madame Tussauds has melted down Jimmy Savile's 'evil' waxwork Wax Off

Madame Tussauds has melted down Jimmy Savile's 'evil' waxwork

There were calls for it to be moved to the Chamber of Horrors but a victim said it was probably too evil for that.