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And the award for this week’s most amazing/ridiculous gift idea goes to…

We’re still not sure exactly which side of amazing/ridiculous this product comes under, but it’s certainly the first ‘showerproof portable watering can garden AM/FM radio with illustrations by Alan Titchmarch’ that we’ve ever received. Update: We’ve just discovered that the aerial extends out of the watering can’s spout, so we’ve settled on a verdict of...

Comedian Milton Jones’s TV choices

Milton Jones, often fondly referred to (mainly by himself) as ‘the weird bloke with the shirts from Mock The Week’, releases the DVD of his live show Lion Whisperer on Monday 21st November. > Order the DVD on Amazon. Lion Whisperer is the second stand-up DVD from the surreal one-liner merchant, featuring over 60 minutes...

Comedian Tim Vine’s TV choices

Following a critically acclaimed, sell-out 74-date UK tour and run at the Edinburgh Festival, king of the one-liners Tim Vine returns with The Joke-amotive on DVD from Monday 21st November. > Pre-order the DVD on Amazon. “Every carriage is packed full of silly gags and songs. Yes the Joke-amotive is pulling into your living room...

It’s a set of waterproof MP3 player case and earphones – WATERPROOF!

Overboard have a new range of waterproof cases for your MP3 player, phone, iPad and camera – complete with waterproof earphones so you can listen to music underwater (really). The cases provide 100% protection against water, dust, mud or whatever else you manage to throw at them. Fully submersible up to six meters (19ft), they’re...

‘Only Fools and Horses’ star John Challis’s TV choices

As classic sitcom Only Fools and Horses hits its 30th anniversary this month, one of its best known stars, John Challis, reflects on the success of the show with Being Boycie, his ‘warts-and-all’ autobiography. Published on 29th September, Being Boycie is the story of an actor who has worked with everyone from the Royal Shakespeare...

‘Hollyoaks’ star David Atkin’s TV choices

Actor David Atkin joins the cast of Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks this week as competitive new fresher, Rob. > Catch up with Hollyoaks on 4OD. We caught up with David to find out what he likes to watch to relax between filming… Favourite TV show to cheer you up: “Family Guy, because I can sit...

Funny video: Dan lives life as a cat

Cats really have the best life, don’t they? Meet Dan, a man about to find out as he lives life as a cat to see if it will make him a happier person. His task for the day: ‘If All Else Fails, Nap’… Join Dan in living a cat’s life with the the ‘A Cat...

‘Unhappy Birthday’ star David Paisley’s TV choices

Former Holby City and Tinsel Town actor David Paisley stars in new British horror film, Unhappy Birthday, which is released on 24th October. Inspired by cult classics like The Wicker Man and Hammer House of Horror, the “refreshingly queer” film has “a playfully retro vibe, a healthy irreverence and a deliciously deviant heart” and sees...

‘Hollyoaks’ star Tom Scurr’s TV choices

Actor Tom Scurr joins the cast of Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks this week as aristocratic new fresher, Barney. > Catch up with Hollyoaks on 4OD. We caught up with Tom to find out what he likes to watch to relax between filming… Favourite TV show to cheer you up: “Friends – a show that’s always...

Funny video: A surprise from T-Mobile

Earlier this month T-Mobile gave thousands of motorists across Britain a parking ticket with a difference… > Visit the official Facebook page for more surprises.