In the far south west of Japan, there is a chain of islands stretching towards the tropics – a place … [ Read More ]
The central island of Honshu is home to over 100 million people, and its biggest city, Tokyo, is one of … [ Read More ]
England and Scotland face their final group games this evening.
England and Scotland are back in action in the World Cup today.
Monty Don looks at some of Japan’s extraordinary gardens, and some surprisingly British connections to them.
With New Zealand getting a controversial victory against England last week, the holders of the Rugby Championship take on the … [ Read More ]
A film is in the works about one of the biggest upsets in the history of rugby union.
You get the feeling that some people might say there are some PC issues making a show mocking a particular … [ Read More ]
With Germany out of the World Cup, today sees the remaining two highest-ranked sides take part in the second round.
Some might argue that England can relax having secured a spot in the next round, but this is their biggest … [ Read More ]
England are back in action this afternoon as they take on Panama.
When talking about Russia’s first game against Saudi Arabia, I said there wouldn’t be much happening as they were the … [ Read More ]
Tonight George meets plane enthusiast Vince after he purchases a passenger jet cockpit for £750, in the hope of transforming … [ Read More ]
One thing people in the UK might find odd is that many fans of Japanese idol bands are middle aged … [ Read More ]
Dr James Fox continues his journey through Japan discovering how three influential cities have shaped the countries past and inspire … [ Read More ]
Today BBC Four starts a “Japan Season” of programmes, starting with art historian Dr. James Fox’s look at Japanese art.
A natural wonder, it’s the time of year when Japan springs to life with miles and miles of beautiful pink … [ Read More ]
We all know child abuse is a terrible problem. There is also the problem of trying to report on it … [ Read More ]
Originally screened as part of the London Film Festival, We Are X is a British-made rockumentary by American director Stephen … [ Read More ]
What’s the obsession with Japan? Samurai, anime and swords have been all over Hollywood for the last decade. The influence … [ Read More ]