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<div class="square" style="float:right">[[Image:Square eurovision logo.jpg|Eurovision Song Contest]]</div>17 November 2015 '''Good evening. This is Canberra calling. Again.'''<br/>The European Broadcasting Union has announced that Australia will compete in the 2016 [[Eurovision Song Contest]]. The country was given a one-off wildcard entry to the 2015 event to mark the contest's 60th anniversary. Following positive feedback, the Antipodean country will compete again in Stockholm, Sweden in May. They will however not be granted a pass to the final, and will have to take part in one of the semi-finals to secure their place in the grand final.<br/><br/>
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<div class="square" style="float:left">[[File:Square the voice uk black white.jpg|The Voice UK]]</div>7 November 2015 '''The BBC Loses its Voice'''<br />The BBC has confirmed that [[The Voice UK]] has been poached by another broadcaster, and the upcoming series will be the last to be broadcast by the corporation. The series has aired on the BBC since 2012, and will return in January for its fifth series, with new judges Paloma Faith and Boy George. The identity of the new broadcaster has yet to be revealed.<br/><br/>
<div class="square" style="float:left">[[File:Square the voice uk black white.jpg|The Voice UK]]</div>7 November 2015 '''The BBC Loses its Voice'''<br />The BBC has confirmed that [[The Voice UK]] has been poached by another broadcaster, and the upcoming series will be the last to be broadcast by the corporation. The series has aired on the BBC since 2012, and will return in January for its fifth series, with new judges Paloma Faith and Boy George. The identity of the new broadcaster has yet to be revealed.<br/><br/>
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<div class="square" style="float:right">[[Image:Logan_gabby.jpg|Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief|75px]]</div>8 October '''Laughing All the Way to the Oche'''<br/>Four new episodes of the pro-celebrity darts tournament [[Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief|Let's Play Darts]] have been ordered and will be filming on 17 and 18 November in aid of Sport Relief. [[Gabby Logan]] will return to host.<br/><br/>
<div class="square" style="float:right">[[Image:Logan_gabby.jpg|Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief|75px]]</div>8 October '''Laughing All the Way to the Oche'''<br/>Four new episodes of the pro-celebrity darts tournament [[Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief|Let's Play Darts]] have been ordered and will be filming on 17 and 18 November in aid of Sport Relief. [[Gabby Logan]] will return to host.<br/><br/>
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<div class="square" style="float:left">[[Image:Square jack dee.jpg|Jack Dee]]</div>11 September '''Jack Dee Hired for You're Fired!'''<br/>[[Jack Dee]] has been announced as the new host of [[The Apprentice]] spin-off programme You're Fired! The comedian replaces [[Dara O'Briain]] who has left as host after five years. Dee has previously appeared on the celebrity version of the programme. He will be joined by fellow comedian Romesh Ranganathan, who becomes a regular panellist, when the series returns later this year.<br/><br/>
 
''Previous stories can be found in our [[News Archive]]. For more in-depth analysis, check out [[Weaver's Week]], usually published every Sunday.''
''Previous stories can be found in our [[News Archive]]. For more in-depth analysis, check out [[Weaver's Week]], usually published every Sunday.''

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Eurovision Song Contest
17 November 2015 Good evening. This is Canberra calling. Again.
The European Broadcasting Union has announced that Australia will compete in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. The country was given a one-off wildcard entry to the 2015 event to mark the contest's 60th anniversary. Following positive feedback, the Antipodean country will compete again in Stockholm, Sweden in May. They will however not be granted a pass to the final, and will have to take part in one of the semi-finals to secure their place in the grand final.

The Voice UK
7 November 2015 The BBC Loses its Voice
The BBC has confirmed that The Voice UK has been poached by another broadcaster, and the upcoming series will be the last to be broadcast by the corporation. The series has aired on the BBC since 2012, and will return in January for its fifth series, with new judges Paloma Faith and Boy George. The identity of the new broadcaster has yet to be revealed.

Mock the Week
19 October The points DON'T go to Andy
Andy Parsons has announced he is quitting Mock the Week after becoming a regular panelist on the show since 2006. He will be focusing on his future live stand-up tours and his new podcast.

QI
14 October N for Sandi Toksvig
QI is to get a new host. Stephen Fry is leaving "one of the best jobs on television" after the M-series ends in early 2016. Sandi Toksvig will take over from next year, taking viewers through from N to an unknown destination. "Who knows what lies ahead? It should all be quite interesting." Alan Davies remains on the panel to the end of the alphabet - and beyond?

Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief
8 October Laughing All the Way to the Oche
Four new episodes of the pro-celebrity darts tournament Let's Play Darts have been ordered and will be filming on 17 and 18 November in aid of Sport Relief. Gabby Logan will return to host.

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