Vernon Kay

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'A glorious, pandemic-free bubble': how I’m a Celebrity is bringing levity to lockdown
Despite its relocation to wintry Wales, seeing the contestants on the ITV reality series bond provides vicarious comfort – and is proving a ratings winner

Rhi Storer

19, Nov, 2020 @3:00 PM

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A shoo-in for Shane Richie? The 2020 I'm a Celebrity contestants – ranked
Beverley Callard! Victoria Derbyshire! And, er, Jordan North! As I’m a Celebrity returns, this time to Wales, here are the campmates in order of probable success

Stuart Heritage

09, Nov, 2020 @11:22 AM

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From Jim Davidson to Brucie: gameshow hosts rated and slated
As Len Goodman and Noel Edmonds are currently proving with Partners in Rhyme and Cheap Cheap Cheap, it’s exceptionally hard to be a good gameshow host. Here are some of the best – and worst – quizmasters

Sarah Dempster

12, Sep, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Vernon Kay's Top Gear rival The Drive hits the skids
ITV show featuring celebrities including Louis Walsh and Mariella Frostrup will not return for a second series

Mark Sweney

04, May, 2016 @8:36 AM

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Vernon Kay's Drive stalls at only a quarter of Top Gear's audience
ITV motoring show fails to boost its ratings after losing 400,000 viewers in its second week

John Plunkett

20, Apr, 2016 @10:32 AM

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ITV's Drive draws 2m viewers, leaving BBC's Top Gear in pole position
Vernon Kay-fronted show features celebrities racing each other in different cars each week

Mark Sweney

06, Apr, 2016 @9:29 AM

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Top Gear relaunch faces potential clash with new ITV motoring show
The Drive, featuring Louis Walsh and Mariella Frostrup, scheduled to debut around same time as Chris Evans’s take on BBC show

Mark Sweney

14, Jan, 2016 @7:01 AM

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Radio X: the radio equivalent of a chunky chocolate bar for men
Xfm is rebranding as Radio X, a ‘male-focused’ station with a bloke-friendly line-up including Chris Moyles, Johnny Vaughan and Ricky Wilson. Stand by for all the ladbantz you can handle …

Peter Robinson

08, Sep, 2015 @2:12 PM

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Tess Daly: ‘Googling yourself is the road to destruction. Never done it, never will’
The Strictly Come Dancing presenter on being a strict mum over computers, the tech-savvy Bruce Forsyth and why she loves WhatsApp

Michael Hogan

07, Dec, 2014 @8:00 AM

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Reggie Yates and Vernon Kay to leave Radio 1
Move paves way for Jameela Jamil to present Sunday afternoon chart show, the first woman DJ to do so in 45-year history. By John Plunkett

John Plunkett

09, Nov, 2012 @11:36 AM

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Don't touch the pack ... Play Your Cards Right is back | Media Monkey
Media Monkey: ITV gameshow Play Your Cards Right to return with Vernon Kay as host

Monkey

17, Oct, 2011 @10:23 AM

Vernon Kay | Radio review
Vernon Kay is sitting in for Chris Moyles – but that doesn't mean we get much of a break from Moyles, writes Camilla Redmond

Camilla Redmond

04, Dec, 2009 @12:05 AM

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