David Walliams

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TV tonight: she’s dead but doesn’t know it – a whodunnit with a supernatural twist
A woman tries to solve her own murder in a new thriller. Plus: it’s the last in the series for Grayson’s amateur artists. Here’s what to watch this evening

Hollie Richardson, Jack Seale, Ali Catterall, Phil Harrison and Simon Wardell

22, Apr, 2022 @5:20 AM

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Brass Eye’s outtakes show the brutal TV comedy was the tip of an iceberg
With rare footage and personal insights, the documentary Oxide Ghosts is a must-see for fans of Chris Morris’s satire, which is 25 years old

Brian Logan

22, Mar, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Pinch of Nom narrowly beats Richard Osman to top Christmas book chart
The food bloggers’ fourth book Comfort Food outsold Osman’s second cosy crime novel by just over 1,000 copies

Alison Flood

21, Dec, 2021 @3:49 PM

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HarperCollins removes story from David Walliams’ book The World’s Worst Children
After criticism of the ‘casual racism’ of a story about a Chinese boy, the publisher has taken it out of the next print run of the bestselling anthology

Alison Flood

04, Oct, 2021 @12:03 PM

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‘I have these stories to tell’: the authors trying to diversify children’s books
Schemes provide mentors and funding to help aspiring writers on low incomes enter market dominated by white celebrities

Donna Ferguson

26, Sep, 2021 @6:15 AM

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Smoke signals light up quick crossword | Brief letters
Brief letters: David Walliams and the Bible | Boris Johnson | Broken asylum system | Quick crossword | 80th birthday present


06, Jul, 2021 @4:56 PM

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Singing celebrities make film urging Britons to get Covid jab
David Walliams, Jim Broadbent, Nicola Roberts and Asa Butterfield among stars performing in short film

Mattha Busby

03, Jul, 2021 @11:55 AM

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Twist review – try-hard reboot spray paints over Dickens' tale
Rafferty Law’s young hero is a graffiti artist and Michael Caine’s Fagin an ex-art dealer in this under-par update of Oliver Twist

Peter Bradshaw

27, Jan, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Playwright Mark Ravenhill: why I took up ballet after my mum died
He tried dance to cope with grief – and found himself in a class with ‘25 mostly retired ladies’. It all fed into a new play, about his mother, his childhood and his obsession with Jemima Puddle-Duck

Chris Wiegand

13, Jan, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Famous first words: how celebrities made their way on to children's bookshelves
David Walliams, Whoopi Goldberg, Bruce Springsteen … when celebrity authors make big money from children’s books, do young readers and other writers pay the price?

Sian Cain

12, Dec, 2020 @9:00 AM

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The Guardian view on a book glut: to the victor go the spoils? | Editorial
Editorial: Many publishers are enjoying record sales – but not all. We must take care that those with the biggest names and deepest pockets are not the only beneficiaries


23, Aug, 2020 @5:25 PM

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David Walliams and Matt Lucas apologise for Little Britain blackface
Comedians say sorry on Twitter after BBC iPlayer and Netflix drop their programme

Molly Blackall

14, Jun, 2020 @10:41 AM

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