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Poll of the Year 2018

Poll of the Year 2018 - RESULTS WRITE-UP!
The ballot box is now closed for the UKGameshows/Bother's Bar Poll of the Year 2018 and the voting has been brisk. The final report is now available - what DID you vote for?

Greatest Game Shows

The 100 Most Popular Game Shows
One question you almost certainly haven't been asking yourself is "What are the 100 most popular articles on this site?". Well, tough, because we have and you can see the result of our Greatest Game Shows - it lists stalwarts like The Crystal Maze and Interceptor to surprises such as Kate Thornton's Dishes. Who knew?

Anton Du Beke

While is (even if we say so ourselves) the most comprehensive guide to the genre anywhere on - or off - the web, with over 2100 programmes already in our database it is inevitable that even we're stumped sometimes. So we're asking for your help. A number of our "most wanted" shows are now listed here and a team of volunteers is standing by, waiting to add your contributions to our compendium of game show knowledge. Go on, help us out. It's what Mumsy would want.

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New Shows

Britain's Got Talent The Champions: ITV, 31 August
5 Gold Rings series 3: ITV, 1 September
Cash Machine: STV, 1 September
!mpossible series 6 resumes: BBC1, 2 September
Counterpoint 2019-20: Radio 4, 2 September
Antiques Road Trip series 19: 2 September
The Chase new episodes: ITV, 2 September
Pointless series 22: BBC1, 2 September
Eggheads series 21: BBC2, 2 September
Only Connect series 15: BBC2, 2 September
Chwilio am Seren series 2: S4C, 3 September
Taskmaster series 9: Dave, 4 September
QI series Q: BBC2, 6 September
Swashbuckle new episodes: Cbeebies, 7 September
Strictly Come Dancing series 17: BBC1, 7 September
Treasure Island with Bear Grylls: Channel 4, 8 September
Cooking Up a Fortune: Channel 4, 9 September
Supermarket Sweep series 9: ITV2, 9 September
The Great Model Railway Challenge series 2: Channel 5, 13 September
Blockbusters: Comedy Central, 26 September
Have I Got News for You series 58: BBC1, 11 October


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Rylan Clark
4 September Green peppers or red tomatoes, babes?
The BBC is bringing back Ready Steady Cook with Rylan Clark-Neal as host. The new version, to be aired on BBC One, will apparently reflect contemporary issues such as healthy eating and managing food waste. Rylan is also hosting a reboot of another classic daytime show, Supermarket Sweep, and will replace Brian Conley as host of Buy It Now when it returns for its Christmas special.

The Great British Bake Off
5 June I like children, and I like baking, but which is better? There's only one way to find out...
Channel 4 have announced the return of Junior Bake Off with a new line-up. Harry Hill will take over duties as host. Prue Leith remains the same as a judge, but Paul Hollywood will not - he will be replaced by Liam Charles.

Alan Carr
30 May 2019 Alan Carr's Fabulous Five
ITV has commissioned five one-off remakes of well-known games. The series will feature remakes of Play Your Cards Right, Take Your Pick, Strike it Lucky, Bullseye, and The Price is Right. All five episodes will be hosted by Alan Carr.

Dara Ó Briain
3 December I'll have an Ó please Briain...
Dara Ó Briain has been named as the host of the latest Blockbusters revival, which will be broadcast on Comedy Central in 2019.

Eurovision Song Contest
7 November 42 countries Dare to Dream at Eurovision 2019
The European Broadcasting Union has announced that 42 entries will compete in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel after the country claimed their fourth victory since they debuted the contest in 1973. Bulgaria will not return due to financial difficulties.

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