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Kirsty Young
KIRSTY JACKSON YOUNG (born 23 November 1968) is a Scottish television and radio presenter. She is best known as one of the original newsreaders of 5 News
5 News
on Channel 5 , particularly because of its unique presentation style for the time that featured newsreaders standing up, or sitting on a desk rather than behind it. She presented 5 News
5 News
from its launch in 1997 until 2007, only leaving briefly in 2000 for ITV News
ITV News
before returning in 2002. Since 2006 she has been the main presenter of BBC Radio 4
BBC Radio 4
's Desert Island Discs and previously presented Crimewatch
Crimewatch
on BBC One
BBC One
from 2008-2015. CONTENTS * 1 Career * 2 Personal life * 3 Notes * 4 External links CAREERYoung was born in East Kilbride
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Bulimia
BULIMIA NERVOSA, also known as simply BULIMIA, is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by purging. Binge eating refers to eating a large amount of food in a short amount of time. Purging refers to the attempts to get rid of the food consumed. This may be done by vomiting or taking laxatives . Other efforts to lose weight may include the use of diuretics , stimulants , water fasting , or excessive exercise. Most people with bulimia are at a normal weight. The forcing of vomiting may result in thickened skin on the knuckles and breakdown of the teeth. Bulimia is frequently associated with other mental disorders such as depression , anxiety , and problems with drugs or alcohol. There is also a higher risk of suicide and self-harm . Bulimia is more common among those who have a close relative with the condition. The percentage risk that is estimated to be due to genetics is between 30% and 80%
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Soho House (club)
SOHO HOUSE is a group of private members' clubs aimed primarily at those in the arts and media. The original location is at 40 Greek Street, Soho
Soho
, London
London
, England
England
. The group now includes bars, clubs, hotels and venues around the world including Babington House and Electric Cinema, Notting Hill . Membership is selective and members are drawn mainly from the media, arts and fashion industries. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Private members\' clubs * 3 In popular culture * 4 Controversies * 5 References * 6 External links HISTORY Soho
Soho
House in Toronto Soho
Soho
House's founder and managing director is Nick Jones . Nick Jones sold 80% of the club to British high-street tycoon Richard Caring in 2008
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Rangers F.C.
RANGERS FOOTBALL CLUB are a football club in Glasgow
Glasgow
, Scotland, which plays in the Scottish Premiership , the first tier of the Scottish Professional Football League . Their home ground, Ibrox Stadium , is in the south-west of the city. Rangers have won more league titles and trebles than any other club in the world, winning the league title 54 times, the Scottish Cup
Scottish Cup
33 times and the Scottish League Cup 27 times, and achieving the treble of all three in the same season seven times. Rangers were the first British club to reach a UEFA
UEFA
tournament final and won the European Cup Winners\' Cup in 1972 after being runner-up twice in 1961 and 1967
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News Presenter
A NEWS PRESENTER – also known as a NEWSREADER, NEWSCASTER (short for "news broadcaster"), ANCHORMAN or ANCHORWOMAN, NEWS ANCHOR or simply an ANCHOR – is a person who presents news during a news program on television , on the radio or on the Internet . They may also be a working journalist , assisting in the collection of news material and may, in addition, provide commentary during the program. News presenters most often work from a television studio or radio studio , but may also present the news from remote locations in the field related to a particular major news event. The role of the news presenter developed over time. Classically, the presenter would read the news from news "copy" which he may or may not have helped write with a producer or news writer . This was often taken almost directly from wire services and then rewritten
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William Hill (bookmaker)
WILLIAM HILL PLC is a bookmaker based in London
London
, England
England
. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange
London Stock Exchange
and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Operations * 3 Outside the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
* 4 Sponsorship * 5 Advertising * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External links HISTORYThe company was founded by William Hill in 1934 at a time when gambling was illegal in Britain. It changed hands many times, being acquired by Sears Holdings in 1971, then by Grand Metropolitan
Grand Metropolitan
in 1988, then by Brent Walker in 1989. In September 1996, Brent Walker recouped £117m of the £685m it had paid for William Hill when Grand Metropolitan were found to have exaggerated the company's profits at the time of the sale
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Room 101 (TV Series)
ROOM 101 is a BBC comedy television series based on the radio series of the same name , in which celebrities are invited to discuss their pet hates and persuade the host to consign those hates to oblivion in Room 101 , a location whose name is inspired by the torture room in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four which reputedly contained "the worst thing in the world". George Orwell himself named it after a meeting room in Broadcasting House where he would sit through tedious meetings. It is produced independently for the BBC by Hat Trick Productions . Nick Hancock hosted the first three series of the show from 1994 till 1997. He was succeeded by Paul Merton , who hosted the show from 1999 till the show's original run came to an end in 2007. Frank Skinner hosts the revamped incarnation that started on 20 January 2012. The 1994–2007 incarnation of the show was that of a one-on-one interview between the host and guest
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Britney Spears
BRITNEY JEAN SPEARS (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer, dancer, and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi , and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana , she performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997. Spears's first and second studio albums, ...Baby One More Time (1999) and Oops!... I Did It Again (2000), became international successes, with the former becoming the best-selling album by a teenage solo artist. Title tracks "...Baby One More Time " and "Oops!... I Did It Again " broke international sales records. In 2001, Spears released her self-titled third studio album, Britney
Britney
, and played the starring role in the film Crossroads (2002). She assumed creative control of her fourth studio album, In the Zone (2003), which yielded the worldwide success of the single "Toxic "
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Sue Lawley
SUSAN LAWLEY, OBE (born 14 July 1946) is an English broadcaster. CONTENTS * 1 Early life and education * 2 Career * 3 Guest appearances and Desert Island Discs
Desert Island Discs
* 4 Other work * 5 Personal life * 6 References EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATIONBorn in Sedgley , Dudley, England, and brought up in the Black Country , she was educated at Dudley
Dudley
Girls High School and graduated in modern languages from the University of Bristol
University of Bristol
where, due to peer pressure, she changed her Dudley
Dudley
accent to one closer to received pronunciation . She started her career at the BBC
BBC
in Plymouth
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Radio Times
RADIO TIMES is a British weekly television and radio programme listings magazine. It was the world's first broadcast listings magazine when it was founded in 1923 by John Reith , the then general manager of the BBC
BBC
. It was published entirely in-house by BBC Magazines from 1937 until 2011 when the BBC Magazines division was merged into Immediate Media Company
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The Daily Telegraph
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, commonly referred to simply as THE TELEGRAPH, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London
London
by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as The Daily Telegraph and Courier. The Telegraph is widely regarded as a national "newspaper of record " and it maintains an international reputation for quality, having been described by the BBC
BBC
as being "one of the world's great titles". The paper's motto, "Was, is, and will be", appears in the editorial pages and has featured in every edition of the newspaper since 19 April 1858. The paper had a circulation of 458,487 in November 2017, having declined following industry trends from 1.4 million in 1980
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The Times
THE TIMES is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England. It began in 1785 under the title THE DAILY UNIVERSAL REGISTER, adopting its current name on 1 January 1788. The Times and its sister paper The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
(founded in 1821) are published by Times Newspapers, since 1981 a subsidiary of News UK , itself wholly owned by News Corp
News Corp
. The Times
The Times
and The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
do not share editorial staff, were founded independently and have only had common ownership since 1967
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IMDb
IMDB, formerly known as INTERNET MOVIE DATABASE, is an online database of information related to films, television programs and video games, including cast, production crew, fictional characters, biographies, plot summaries, trivia and reviews, operated by IMDb.com, Inc., a subsidiary of Amazon . As of December 2017 , IMDb
IMDb
has approximately 4.7 million titles (including episodes) and 8.3 million personalities in its database, as well as 83 million registered users. The site enables registered users to submit new material and edits to existing entries. Users with a proven track record of submitting factual data are given instant approval for minor additions such as filming locations. However, image, name, character name, plot summaries, and title changes are screened before publication, and usually take between 24–72 hours to appear
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Kaye Adams (presenter)
KAYE ADAMS (born 28 December 1962) is a British television presenter and journalist, best known for her appearances on Loose Women from 1999 to 2006 and again from 2013. CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Early career * 3 Career * 3.1 Radio * 3.2 Writing * 3.3 Television * 4 Personal life * 4.1 Controversy * 4.2 Charity * 5 Filmography * 6 References * 7 External links EARLY LIFEAdams attended Grange Middle school in Grangemouth
Grangemouth
and Grangemouth High before moving to St George\'s School, Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
, from which she graduated with an MA Honours in Economics and Politics. EARLY CAREERAdams started her media career as a graduate trainee at Central Television , concentrating on political and news journalism - her first coup was a one-hour interview with Margaret Thatcher
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The Independent
THE INDEPENDENT is a British online newspaper . Established in 1986 as an independent national morning newspaper published in London
London
, it was controlled by Tony O\'Reilly 's Independent News "> created openings for more competition. As a result of controversy around Murdoch's move to Wapping, the plant was effectively having to function under siege from sacked print workers picketing outside. The Independent attracted some of the staff from the two Murdoch broadsheets who had chosen not to move to his company's new headquarters. Launched with the advertising slogan "It is. Are you?", and challenging both The Guardian
The Guardian
for centre-left readers and The Times as the newspaper of record, The Independent
The Independent
reached a circulation of over 400,000 by 1989
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BBC News
BBC
BBC
NEWS is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation ( BBC
BBC
) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs. The department is the world's largest broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage. The service maintains 50 foreign news bureaus with more than 250 correspondents around the world. James Harding has been Director of News and Current Affairs since April 2013. The department's annual budget is in excess of £350 million; it has 3,500 staff, 2,000 of whom are journalists. BBC
BBC
News' domestic, global and online news divisions are housed within the largest live newsroom in Europe, in Broadcasting House in central London. Parliamentary coverage is produced and broadcast from studios in Millbank in London
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