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Peter Capaldi's Heartfelt Message To Young Fan Transcends Time And Space

You could travel through time and space and never find a sweeter story.<p>After receiving a letter from a young, autistic fan, Peter Capaldi, a.k.a. the new "Doctor Who," sent the fan a heartfelt message. From the YouTube description, it appears the 9-year-old boy was about to attend his nanny's …

'British Bake Off' Judge Paul Hollywood: ‘The Police Asked If I Wanted Mary Berry Arrested When She Vandalised My Car'

Paul Hollywood has made a truly shocking revelation about Mary Berry, stating that he once had to tell police not to arrest her when she vandalised …

Watch Emma Watson Dedicate an Award to Her Dead Hamster

As if <b>Emma Watson</b> hadn’t already secured a place in our hearts, the impeccably dressed actress and inspiring U.N. ambassador has charmingly dedicated an esteemed acting award to her late hamster.<p>The nontraditional dedication took place on Thursday night at the Britannia Awards, in Los Angeles, where …

Read Six New 'Harry Potter' Stories

Author details the wizard naming process, the history of Azkaban and the hateful inspiration for Dolores Umbridge on her popular Pottermore …

Books

Ruby Tandoh on the Great British Bake Off: it's the editors who are 'sort of unacceptable'

The Twitterstorm focusing on Diana – who was probably innocent and has had to leave the show through illness – is the fault of the show's cavalier producers<p>Even before the first clanger of a pun had been dropped, it was clear that Wednesday's episode of The Great British Bake Off would be a …

First look at Riley in Pixar's Inside Out

There’s still the best part of ten months to go before we get to see <b>Inside Out</b><b>,</b> the next film from Pixar, but Disney has given us our first look at …

Homer Simpson takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge

Now that there are no more available celebrities to take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, it’s time for animated characters to get in on the act. …

Meet BBC Radio 1's new youth presenters

Young YouTube video bloggers will guest present a new weekly BBC Radio 1 show in an innovative shake-up<p>A new breed of youth presenters are set to shake up BBC Radio 1.<p>Some of the world's most popular young video bloggers (vloggers) will present a new weekly show to be streamed on the Radio 1 …

Who's the king of the Jungle Book films?

There are two new Jungle Book adaptations being produced in Hollywood at the moment – but will Disney or Warner Bros come out on top?<p><b>Cate Blanchett</b> and <b>Christian Bale</b> have been announced to join a new Hollywood adaptation of The Jungle Book - but which one? There are two Jungle Book films currently …

Why I want a Great British Bake Off boyfriend (preferably with a pencil behind his ear)

As week three of the Great British Bake Off comes and goes, one thing has become clear. Richard the builder has won a legion of female fans with his precise baking and blue pencil. Claire Cohen is one of them...<p>It started with a cheeky smile. Then came a set of very precise paper templates. …

The Great British Bake Off: 12 things you didn't know about Mary Berry

The Great British Bake Off returns for a seventh series on August 24, and with it comes its host Mary Berry. But there's more to Mary than her cakes and soggy bottoms - she also sells her own salad dressings and likes a good rave.<p>The Great British Bake Off returns<p>1. She had a life-threatening …

Great British Bake Off

Inventors develop knife that grates butter before spreading

Three designers have developed a solution to the problem of spreading cold hard butter onto bread and toast<p>It has long been the problem at breakfast time, how to spread butter on toast evenly and without tearing holes in the bread.<p>Many have chopped, warmed and left cold hard slabs of butter out in …

Lionsgate Close to Launching a ‘Hunger Games’ Theme Park, Since Child Murder = Family Fun

Last November, Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer revealed to the public that the studio was exploring the possibility of a <i>Hunger Games</i> theme park, probably because the millions of dollars they earned from the <i>Hunger Games</i> pog collection will only take you so far in Dubai. According to Hypable, …

The Ten Most Desirable Video Game Companies to Work For

With the explosive growth of the gaming industry, especially in recent years, new graduates are flooding into the field with stars in their eyes, hoping to create the next indie darling or blockbuster mega-hit. It’s a tough business with long hours and high expectations, and there are plenty of …

New 'Disney Infinity 2.0' Toy Box Pack Reveals 'Big Hero 6' Characters

Today Disney announced a Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Combo starter pack, including Merida and Stitch characters and two mini-adventures. This offers younger players an alternative to The Avengers Starter Pack launching in September.<p>The pack focuses on the Toy Box mode and will enable players to …

FoodRecipes

Orange and cardamom rye bread knots<p>Preparation time<p>over 2 hours<p>Cooking time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Serves<p>Makes 12 bread rolls<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Orange and treacle flavoured rye doughs are twisted together to make these pretty - and very tasty - rolls.<p>By Kate Henry<p>From The Great British Bake …

Baking

FoodRecipes

Rye and spelt bread rolls with lemon, honey and poppy seeds<p>Preparation time<p>1-2 hours<p>Cooking time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Serves<p>Makes 12 rolls<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>This recipe calls for vital wheat gluten, which isn’t strictly necessary, but adds lift and softness to the rolls - so you don’t get the heaviness …

Baking

Mary Berry's top 10 baking tips

1. Weigh the ingredients carefully.<p>You wouldn’t believe how much can go wrong just because ingredients have been weighed incorrectly. If you’re just …

How Does The Sims 4 Handle Gender And Racism?

Simulation games are sold on the accuracy of their representations, but it’s as much the parts they fake that define them. Few games try to simulate more than The Sims games, which recreate every progressive euphemism we have about love, work, and family. And few games feel as self-consciously fake …

New full-size Lego Minecraft range revealed

Lego's new range of officially-licensed Minecraft sets have been spotted online.<p>Images and set descriptions posted by Brick Fan have detailed for the …

Level-5 RPG Fantasy Life gets European release date

3DS role-player Fantasy Life will arrive in Europe on 26th September, Nintendo has announced.<p>Said to be a mix of Animal Crossing and Final Fantasy, …