Bill Oddie Newswire

Bill Oddie Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bill Oddie.

Results 1 - 20 of 24 in Bill Oddie

  1. Margo Stilley shocks in new role alongside Bill OddieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Daily Mail

    ... The 9 Song's star Margo Stilley continues to shock in new role playing a prostitute wooing a scruffy-looking Bill Oddie She's famous for making the most sexually explicit film in mainstream cinema history, but Margo Stilley's latest role is arguably ...

    Comment?

  2. VIDEO: Watch the Cast of BANANAMAN in the Studio Performing 'Every Great Cliche'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1986 for three series and 40 episodes on the BBC and featured the voices of Tim Brooke-Taylor , Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie from The Goodies. Fans of the the TV series will remember the iconic opening sequence, "This is 29 Acacia Road. And this is ...

    Comment?

  3. Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of Bananaman the MusicalRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1986 for three series and 40 episodes on the BBC and featured the voices of Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie from The Goodies. Fans of the the TV series will remember the iconic opening sequence, "This is 29 Acacia Road . And this is ...

    Comment?

  4. Baker who joined Oddies Bakery when beer cost just 25p a pint reaches 40 years serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    ... from Colne to be at work for 4am, and I'm still in now, usually before 5am, six days a week. However, it was Bill Oddie, the managing director, who proved to be Andy's mentor as he rose through the ranks. Andy has worked in every department of the ...

    Comment?

  5. Bill Oddie has condition that causes him to hear bagpipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    ... school football ref is SUSPENDED for 18 months after walking out on volleyball game when player took the knee Bill Oddie is struck with a rare form of tinnitus that causes him to hear extended bagpipe solos and a 1940s marching band in his left ear ...

    Comment?

  6. Hero police dog Finn wins national award for braveryRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | Hemel Online

    Bill Oddie presented the award to police dog Finn and his handler PC Dave Wardell. Picture by Peter Stevens Photography Hero police dog Finn, who beat the odds to survive horrific knife wounds in the line of duty just over a year ago, is being recognised with a special award.

    Comment?

  7. North Devon man receives national award for protecting 'Tarka'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | North Devon Gazette

    ... award by the International Fund for Animal Welfare. He was presented with his prize by naturalist and comedian Bill Oddie at the House of Lords today (Tuesday). North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones was at the ceremony to congratulate Dave. Working ...

    Comment?

  8. King's Sutton Scarecrow Festival gets pre-school fund over half-way markRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Banbury Guardian

    ... in any other article. NNL-170926-094212001 Trustee Helen Woolner, said: "We had everything from beekeepers to Bill Oddie, from giant earth worms to solar powered weather systems. Thanks to everyone who took part and to all our local business ...

    Comment?

  9. Like father like son - Joe McArdle following in Emmerdale star John's footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    ... doing a sketch and stand-up show and I co-wrote and was in a play called Twitchers about birdwatchers," he said. "Bill Oddie came to see it and he was impressed by it. "My main passion would be writing comedy plays and I like to be able to combine ...

    Comment?

  10. This parrot is on the edge, but there's hope it won't be an 'ex'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... sponsored birdwatch across Norfolk and Suffolk to support the macaw project. Backed by naturalist and broadcaster Bill Oddie, the quirky event recreated the 1980s heydays of competitive birding in East Anglia which raised thousands of pounds for ...

    Comment?

  11. Bill Oddie reveals that he turned down Celebrity Big Brother to attend a bird fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Metro

    Money, renewed fame, sheer desperation - there's a litany of reasons why celebs decide to accept a spot in the Celebrity Big Brother house. Well, it's unlikely that a celebrity has ever had a better reason for rejecting CBB than beloved TV naturalist Bill Oddie.

    Comment?

  12. Protest ramble will oppose grouse shooting season on Ilkley MoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Ilkley Gazette

    ... Henri Murison, a cross-party selection of district councillors, Friends of Ilkley Moor, Chris Packham and Bill Oddie are amongst those calling for Bradford Council to follow on by not renewing the grouse shooting license for Ilkley Moor. Luke ...

    Comment?

  13. Body Shop backing scheme to help wildlife in rainforestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... the Body Shop, and funds and awareness will be raised through the sale of special edition products each year. Bill Oddie, broadcaster and ambassador for the World Land Trust, said: "Bio-Bridges!? What, like the one they were going to build over the ...

    Comment?

  14. 'City is like a Dickensian slum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    ... Sites, this is a joke? The Wilton Site for example is like a jungle. When stood waiting for the bus you expect Bill Oddie to jump out and talk about the nature living there. The waiting area it is absolute filth, what must visitors think? When ...

    Comment?

  15. I'm Sorry I'll Read that AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Hereford Times

    The Offstage Theatre Group bring a re-creation of BBC Radio show I'm Sorry I'll Read that Again to The Courtyard . I'm Sorry I'll Read that Again...Again! is a greatest hits compilation of original material by Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie from the cult comedy show which ran from 1964 to 1973.

    Comment?

  16. Gorilla marathon man completes London Marathon after six daysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Worcester News

    ... He was met at the finish line by Gorilla Organisation chairman Ian Redmond and TV personality and conservationist Bill Oddie, who handed him a trophy and a stuffed gorilla. Mr Harrison added he was now recovering at his home, having suffered ...

    Comment?

  17. Man In Gorilla Suit Finishes London Marathon After 6-Day Charity CrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | Switched

    ... Harrison poses for photos after he was handed a trophy at the finish line. He was met by conservationist Bill Oddie, right. At the finish line, he was met by Gorilla Organization Chairman Ian Redmond and conservationist Bill Oddie, as well as his ...

    Comment?

  18. Police officer in gorilla costume crawls entire London MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | CBC News

    Metropolitan Police officer Tom Harrison, known as Mister Gorilla, is congratulated by activist and comedian Bill Oddie, right, after crawling across the London Marathon finish line in The Mall, London, Saturday April 29, 2017. Harrison crawled his way along the marathon route wearing a Gorilla costume after it started last Sunday, to raise funds for the Gorilla Organization charity.

    Comment?

  19. 'Mr. Gorilla' crawls through London Marathon for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | UPI

    ... the end of it so it's been a bizarre week." Harrison's journey ended at Buckingham palace where conservationist Bill Oddie presented him with a medal as he joined his two sons Nicholas, 6, and Alex, 4, who were also dressed as gorillas. His original ...

    Comment?

  20. 'Mr Gorilla' finally completes London MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    ... Accompanying them were the Gorilla Organization's chairman Ian Redmond and TV presenter and conservationist Bill Oddie, who handed Mr Harrison a trophy and a stuffed gorilla. The Putney-based policeman said that he had run the marathon in the ...

    Comment?