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This year
# i'm a celeb
Former UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock donates 3% of his €365,000 I’m A Celebrity fee
Hancock’s team said he would be donating a portion of his appearance fee to St Nicholas Hospice in Suffolk.
Last year
Jeremy Clarkson to remain as Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? host for ‘the moment’
The presenter hit headlines over the weekend for comments he made about the Duchess of Sussex in a column for The Sun.
# Tragedy
ITV pundit Nadia Nadim leaves World Cup broadcast after mother dies
The former Man City forward has revealed she was forced off air on Tuesday.
# Reality TV
Irish presenter Laura Whitmore steps down from hosting Love Island
Whitmore has presented the popular ITV reality show since 2020.
Love Island final airs tonight as show hits 12.1 million streams on Virgin Media Player
Among the final contestants is Irishman Dami Hope who has coupled up with Indiyah Pollack.
All time
# Ready to go
Roy Keane and Gary Neville to feature as part of ITV's punditry line-up at Euros
Graeme Souness, Ian Wright and Eni Aluko are also onboard.
Piers Morgan to leave ITV's Good Morning Britain
The move came after the presenter walked off the set of the programme today.
Down Syndrome Ireland urges Emmerdale producers to scrap pregnancy termination storyline
The producers of the TV show have defended the storyline.
# Tragedy
Jeremy Kyle 'may have caused or contributed to death' of TV show guest – UK coroner
Steve Dymond is suspected of having taken his own life after failing a lie detector test on the show.
# Announcement
Clive Tyldesley 'upset, annoyed and baffled' at decision to replace him as ITV’s lead commentator
He will be replaced by Sam Matterface at the start of next season, but will continue to work with the station.
# Mental Health
ITV boss says broadcaster will not make a show like Jeremy Kyle again
The programme was axed last year after an outcry following the death of guest Steve Dymond.
# Covid-19
ITV cancels this summer's season of Love Island
The seventh series of the show will now take place in 2021 instead.
# Tiger Roll
'There'll come a time when sport will become important again I think for people's morale'
ITV Racing presenter Ed Chamberlin on Tiger Roll, the Grand National and racing memories.
# caroline flack
Tonight's episode of Love Island cancelled in light of Caroline Flack's death
Love Island presenter Flack was found dead at the age of 40 at her home in east London after taking her own life.
# Coming Out
Phillip Schofield: 'I have been coming to terms with the fact that I am gay'
Schofield made the announcement in a statement posted on his Instagram account.
# Reality TV
Caroline Flack quits new Love Island series after assault charge
Flack is due in court next week.
# UK VOTE 19
It's Johnson V Corbyn in the first leaders' debate as Lib Dems and SNP lose court case
The debate will take place on ITV at 8pm tommorrow.
# legacy
'I'm gutted for him' - Paulie and BOD lament Schmidt's cruel swansong
‘Look at what he’s done for Ireland over the past six or seven years,’ says Brian O’Driscoll.
# On the box
RWC TV Guide: The games and pundits you'll be watching across RTÉ, eir Sport and ITV
It’s time to watch too much rugby. so here are all the details you’ll need.
# On the box
ITV4 to show Barcelona's La Liga opener in continuation of rights deal
The broadcaster screened weekly matches for the final months of the last campaign.
# fanny flutters
Irish eyes could be smiling after tonight's Love Island, so here's your guide to the final
Maura Higgins and Greg O’Shea both have a chance of winning.
# love island
ITV to offer Love Island contestants minimum of 8 therapy sessions following new series
This comes after Mike Thalassitis, who appeared in the 2017 series, was found dead in London in March.
# daytime tv
ITV axes The Jeremy Kyle Show following death of participant
The show has run for 14 years but has been on the receiving end of intense criticism.
# Sinn Féin
Mary Lou accuses the UK of playing a 'game of chicken' with Irish interests, in British media blitz
The Sinn Féin leader also accused the British Prime Minister Theresa May of acting “in bad faith”.
# Streaming
Looking for some TV to binge on over Christmas? These shows might have what you're looking for
From comedies to crime dramas, here’s ten different shows
# love island
Apparently, Love Island bosses are planning a Christmas reunion episode
Is it a good idea though?
# This Morning
Poll: Is it okay to pee in the shower?
The topic was discussed on today’s episode of This Morning.
# Looking Back
'Punditry should be about tension' - Gary Neville on the infamous Roy Keane-Ian Wright argument
The ex-Man United star discusses one of the TV moments of the World Cup.
# No offence
Britain's TV watchdog will not launch investigation after viewer complaints about mocking of Roy Keane's accent
Ofcom said the exchange was intended “in good humour”.
# Tense
'You needed a reality check!': Roy Keane v Ian Wright in heated debate on ITV
The Ireland assistant manager said England got too carried away ahead of tonight’s semi-final against Croatia.
# telling it straight
'To be fair, I don't care' - Slaven Bilic's blunt honesty sends Ian Wright into fits of laughter
We’re guessing he really didn’t care whether Steven Zuber’s equaliser should have been ruled out or not.
# Punditary
Patrice Evra criticised for 'patronising' reaction to Eni Aluko's analysis on ITV
Evra said Aluko’s analysis of Costa Rica was “very good” before clapping his hands.
# This Morning
Are You More Like Phillip Or Holly?
You can’t go wrong with either, really.
# Criticism
Roy Keane tears into Jack Wilshere after Arsenal's unconvincing Europa League display
“You need to be fit if you’re going to be a footballer.”
# phillip and holly
The tribute to Stephen Hawking on ITV's This Morning went hilariously wrong
At least we know Stephen Hawking would have laughed about it too.
# bit of bully
Bullseye's Jim Bowen has died aged 80
The much loved TV personality’s death was confirmed by his wife.
# shots fired
'Embarrassing' - Keane has a pop at Liverpool and Spurs for lack of trophies
The ex-Manchester United midfielder believes the clubs should have more to show for themselves over the past decade.
# Get Me Out Of Here
Youtuber Jack Maynard axed from I'm a Celebrity after old tweets resurface
Maynard reportedly posted a series of homophobic and racist slurs and mocked people with facial deformities.
# Victoria
British viewers were shocked by the portrayal of the Famine in last night's episode of Victoria
“I wasn’t taught these things, but it’s important history not to be forgotten.”
# Baby One More Time
Jeremy Kyle got schooled on sex education this morning and everyone's morts for him
The shoe’s on the other foot, for once.