Highclere Castle has been the face of Downtown Abbey for six years but what has the hit show meant for the stately home?Read the full story ›
In our final report about ITV's blockbuster drama Downton Abbey, we take an intriguing look behind the scenes.
Downton returns to our screens this Sunday for its sixth and last series. But there were emotional scenes on both sides of the cameras as cast and crew got to grips with the script.
Pictures courtesy of Carnival Films/ITV. Divya Kohli reports.
Fred and Divya chatted to the cast of the final series of Downton Abbey. They spoke to actors just after the last scenes were filmed.Read the full story ›
A feature film that was made in Ramsgate and starring local people who gave up their time for free has had its premiere in the town.
"The Lost Choices" was made on a shoestring budget by Jamie Thomson, a writer/director who went to extreme measures to get the film made, as David Johns reports.
The interviewees include actors Levi hart and Callum Pease.
Thousands of music fans have been heading to the Isle of Wight today for the annual Bestival.
While most caught the ferry, some brave festival goers swam there. Headline acts include Duran Duran and Missy Elliott but a local band are hoping this is their chance to shine. Sally Simmonds joined the crowds.
Rowan Atkinson slipped back into character for the 25th anniversary of Mr Bean and took his mini for a spin outside Buckingham Palace.Read the full story ›
On Saturday evening, after months of build up - we get to see how the two new X Factor judges, Rita Ora and Nick Grimshaw are settling in on the panel alongside Simon Cowell and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini.
X Factor auditions took place around the country earlier in the year, including several in our region.
So what else has changed for 2015? As well as the contestants, there are two new hosts - and Simon Cowell has a new look too. David Wood reports.
More 90,000 people are expected in Reading this weekend for three days of live music.
And the big question is: will it be another mudfest like the Reading Festival in 2011?
And with a rail strike over the weekend will they be able to get home afterwards? Mel Bloor has our report, followed by an interview with Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse. He talks about the First Great Western strike this Bank Holiday weekend.
Festival-goers are receiving free drinks and squash from residents in Reading. Thousands of music fans are on their way to Reading Festival.