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Date With History: 1912

2.20am: Five days into her maiden voyage to New York, the White Star Line’s newest and largest luxury liner RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic, just 160 minutes after colliding with an iceberg, about 375 miles south of Newfoundland. The disaster … Continue reading

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The Titanic Centenary

RMS Titanic began her fateful maiden voyage a century ago this week, when she sailed from Southampton. Five days later, the luxury liner lay broken in two at the bottom of the North Atlantic. Now the world is in the grip … Continue reading

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New Doctor Who Companion Announced

Steven Moffat has today revealed the identity of the actress cast to replace Karen Gillan, when Doctor Who returns to BBC1 in the Autumn. Former Emmerdale and Waterloo Road co-star Jenna Louise Coleman will debut (as the yet unnamed companion) in the Christmas special, which will now follow part five – where … Continue reading

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Titanic (2012) Preview

ITV1 marks the centenary of the Titanic disaster next month with the broadcast of a new four-part mini-series. Titanic is penned by Oscar winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator, Julian Fellowes. The drama – filmed at Stern Studios in Budapest, and costing £11 million – is … Continue reading

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