Sir Michael Palin has revealed he will undergo surgery in September to fix a heart valve.
Sir Michael Palin managed to suppress a joke when collecting the “unbelievable” honour of a knighthood from the Duke of Cambridge for his post-Monty Python career.
Ashley Banjo has said he nearly killed snooker veteran Willie Thorne as he helped him prepare to strip off on TV to raise awareness of cancer.
Sir Michael Palin has paid tribute to an “inspirational” mountaineering pioneer as the pair star in a new film.
Sir Michael Palin will return to the stage for a live tour to celebrate the paperback release of his latest book.
He’s one of the most famous figures in the history of global science.
Michael Palin paid tribute to his fellow Monty Python stars as he became the first member of the revered comedy group to receive a knighthood.
Michael Palin says “something will happen” to celebrate Monty Python’s 50th birthday – but marking a random year like 51.5 would be more appropriate.
Michael Palin has said he and his fellow Monty Python star Terry Jones still enjoy moments where things “click” and they can understand each other, despite Jones living with dementia.
Danny Dyer’s expletive-filled rant about Brexit has been named the television moment of the year at the Edinburgh TV Festival.
Michael Palin has said that some of the people he met in North Korea have never heard of the Queen.
Jeremy Corbyn has suggested the creation of a “sister organisation to the BBC” to rival Netflix and Amazon.
Jeremy Corbyn will propose a windfall tax on tech firms to fund journalism as he outlines a raft of suggestions for the BBC and wider media in a speech to the industry.
Jeremy Corbyn will propose a shake-up of the way the TV licence fee is paid and set as he outlines a raft of suggestions for the BBC and wider media in a speech to the industry.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and actress Michaela Coel will offer different opinions on the media at the Edinburgh TV Festival.
Unseen sketches from Monty Python have been discovered in the archives of Michael Palin.
Michael Palin has said he has never had the same sense of fascination during his extensive travels as during his most recent trip to North Korea.
Michael Palin has bad news for Monty Python fans – there is no prospect of any kind of reunion.
Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson The third installment of Michael Palin’s excellent diaries start with him starting out on his first travel series for the BBC – Around the World in Eighty Days, and from the outset it shows that even he had a few doubts about the project.
Intrepid explorer and beloved Python Michael Palin is about to go around the country in 20-ish dates, writes Martin Hutchinson
“I am afraid I am much too important to write notes to people like you. There is no John Cleese fan club (despite my importance) because they were all murdered in 1983 by Michael Palin’s fan club.”
Snooker legends, shows direct from the west end, high drama and laughter are on offer this season at Eden Court, writes Susan Welsh