Category Archives: Television

BBC runs Greatest Living Icon poll…with Kate

The BBC television programme The Culture Show is running a vote for people’s favourite British Cultural Icon. They have shortlisted the TOP 10 icons nominated by their viewers. Kate is joined in the Top 10 by David Attenborough, Alan Bennett, David … Continue reading

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Aerial nominated for a South Bank Show award!

The annual South Bank Show awards are the only British awards to cover all areas of the arts including pop, film, dance and opera. The awards ceremony takes place at London’s Savoy Hotel on Friday 27th January. Aerial is one of three … Continue reading

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This Woman’s Work becomes surprise instant hit download in the UK!

I have received a large heap of email enquiries from people in the UK who saw the ITV drama“Walk Away And I Stumble” starring Tamzin Outhwaite (pictured) on the 15th November who are desperate to find out the name of … Continue reading

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Kate Supports Jaclyn Bell on Tonight’s Stars In Their Eyes

In the Glasgow Evening Times on Thursday 29th it is revealed that Kate has sent a message of support to the 16-year-old Scot, Jaclyn Bell, who will be impersonating her in the grand final of Stars in their Eyes Kids: “Kate was … Continue reading

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TV Alert!

On Saturday 5th April on ITV in the UK schoolgirl Jaclyn Bell (16) is going to impersonate Kate (most likely Wuthering Heights) on Stars In Their Eyes, 7pm. Read more here: http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/hi/news/5014308.html

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An Alan Partridge mystery

We’re having a bit of fun here with an Alan Partridge mystery. Quite a few people noticed a certain caller called “Mary” featuring on the hit BBC sitcom in two of Alan’s recent radio phone-ins. Due to comedian Steve Coogan’s constant … Continue reading

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“Locked In” documentary airs

BBC2 are screening a television documentary about a young brain injured girl who is taken from Scotland to London to try to stimulate a flicker of response in a specialist unit. Her love of Kate’s music is spoken of and used … Continue reading

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Kate on SNL

US TV News: The Eric Idle/Kate Bush episode of Saturday Night Live (1978), Kate’s first appearance in the US, aired in it’s entirety at 1:30am MST on most NBC stations.

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Kate at #11 in BBC All Time Number Ones Poll

Kate has been very highly placed in the BBC Radio 2 poll of it’s listeners top 100 favourite number one singles. The poll marks the 50th anniversary of the UK charts. Wuthering Heights was placed at number 11, the highest placing … Continue reading

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Top of the Pops vote

The BBC are giving Kate fans the opportunity to have their favourite appearence by Kate on Top Of The Pops aired. Choose between Wuthering Heights, Wow, Hounds Of Love, Running Up That Hill or And So Is Love at the … Continue reading

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Kate Wins Ivor Novello Award For Outstanding Contribution To British Music!

The BBC have just reported that Kate is among the musicians honoured at today’s prestigious Ivor Novello Awards ceremony in London. The awards, now in its 47th year,  honour the contribution of songwriters, composers and music publishers to the industry in 2001, … Continue reading

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TWW used on Australian TV

Brian Parker in Melbourne writes: The Nine Network (the most widely watched TV station in Australia) have been playing “This Woman’s Work” to promote the up and coming episode of the American show ER. As the ad is played (I think … Continue reading

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TWW used in ER

Brian Parker in Melbourne writes: The Nine Network (the most widely watched TV station in Australia) have been playing “This Woman’s Work” to promote the up and coming episode of the American show ER. As the ad is played (I think … Continue reading

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A couple of newsbits

In episode three of the David Nicholls-penned BBC comedy-drama series Rescue Me it became apparent that one of its major characters – Eden magazine’s Chief Sub-Editor “Eddie Chisholm” (Stewart Wright) is a Kate Bush fan. Whilst reminiscing about a teenage daliance … Continue reading

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More Newsbits….

Newsbits: Robert Brown lets us know that Kate is featured on TOTP2 next Wednesday 6th March on BBC2 at 7.05pm (thanks Robert)…the UK’s best-selling men’s magazine, FHM, has included Babooshka in its list of the 100 sexiest music videos. “So she’s really talented … Continue reading

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