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Independent Venue Week: The history of rock is written on these walls

From graffiti to guest books, five venues share the scribblings of rock and pop's biggest stars. ... Continue Reading

Eurovision 2023: John Lydon fails in bid to be Ireland's act for Liverpool

Public Image Ltd, which John Lydon formed after the Sex Pistols split, had hoped to go to the song contest. ... Continue Reading

Inside the Happy Valley house

As the final series draws to a close, the BBC gets a glimpse of the real life house of the Cawood clan. ... Continue Reading

Sam Smith 'truly overwhelmed' by number one album Gloria

The 30-year-old singer scores their third number one album, thanking fans for supporting them. ... Continue Reading

Happy Valley: Creator Sally Wainwright on the show's success

It was difficult to predict how audiences would respond, Sally Wainwright tells the BBC. ... Continue Reading

Paco Rabanne: Celebrated designer dies aged 88

Paco Rabanne, best known for his perfumes and fashion designs, dies at his home in France. ... Continue Reading

Paedophile pop star Gary Glitter freed from prison

The singer, whose real name is Paul Gadd, was jailed in 2015 for sexually abusing three schoolgirls. ... Continue Reading

Losing Oldham Coliseum a dreadful blow, town's residents say

Oldham's residents react to the town's only professional theatre losing its Arts Council funding. ... Continue Reading

Zara Larsson: Why do celebrities wear offensive outfits?

Zara Larsson says she did not realise she was wearing an item linked to a neo-Nazi metal band. ... Continue Reading

Strictly star Hamza can't wait for Scotland's home crowd roar

Hamza Yassin is expecting half of his Ardnamurchan community to turn up to see him dancing live on tour. ... Continue Reading

Eurovision 2023: John Lydon competing to represent Ireland in Liverpool

Six acts will compete on Irish TV, with the winner representing Ireland in Liverpool on 13 May. ... Continue Reading

Beyoncé ticket rush begins as pre-sale opens for UK tour dates

Demand is expected to be high to see the singer take her acclaimed Renaissance album on the road. ... Continue Reading

Eurovision: Liverpool stage inspired by a wide hug, BBC says

The stage in Liverpool is intended to give the impression of the contest "opening its arms to Ukraine". ... Continue Reading

Bringing music to the masses... on a tram

Two French musicians brought a piano to entertain travellers in Nantes, France. ... Continue Reading

BBC News channel announces chief presenter line-up for revamp

The channel is being revamped following the merger of the two existing UK and worldwide channels. ... Continue Reading

Tom Jones: Delilah banned for choirs at Principality Stadium

Choirs are banned from singing the "problematic" classic, which has long been popular with fans. ... Continue Reading

Eurovision: Liverpool City Council seeks 'friendly' volunteers

A search for 500 Eurovision volunteers to give "a warm Liverpool welcome" is launched in the city. ... Continue Reading

'The Whale gives a voice to people like me'

Sean Crawford says the movie about a reclusive teacher with severe obesity resonates with his life. ... Continue Reading

BBC's Repair Shop praised for Tolkien letters work

Herefordshire man David Best says they were "astonishing" at restoring his letters from the author. ... Continue Reading

Nolly: Helena Bonham Carter on soaps, sexism and the death of cinema

The actress is "championing every woman of a certain age" by playing ex-Crossroads star Noele Gordon. ... Continue Reading