Star Wars VII Auditions Over – Two Unknowns Cast

Blue tents for London auditions

Two young unknown actors are joining ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’. British actor Pip Andersen and US-born Crystal Clarke, studying in Glasgow, were chosen from 37,000 hopefuls who attended casting calls held in 11 cities across the UK and US. At the London auditions many didn’t get a look-in

Hercules Comes To London

Hercules and the Lion

The Lions at Trafalgar Square were in for a surprise when the Rock, Hercules appeared to test their strength. Also there was Irina Shayk. Catch the video where you will see a huge crowd of fans adoring the stars as the posed alongside the lions. Film out July 25

Phone Hacking Storm in UK – Andy Coulson Jailed

Phone hacking - News of the World

Former Editor of the News of the World, Andy Coulson goes to jail for 18 months after an Old Bailey court found him guilty of phone hacking. Rebekah Brooks was cleared of all charges. ynuk.tv spoke to the public when the controversy broke in summer of 2011. Many were appalled

England v Italy a Pub View

England v Italy Reveller in pub

On June 14, the Alexandra Pub in South London opened late for football fans when England played Italy. The fans crammed inside to watch the match which we all know England lost. Huge disappointment with a few tears shed

Student Media Awards Runner-up 2013

Victoria Oliphant runner-up in student media award

Congratulations Victoria Oliphant! You’re runner-up YNUKtv Brunel University Student Media Award. Your story about the future of a local Rifle Club likely to be pushed out if HS2 goes ahead was great. Watch how they are being threatened

YNUKtv Poll – Local TV The Changing Face of Broadcasting?

Broadcasting in UK homes 2013

It is the year of the TV revolution. All eyes will be watching as London’s Local TV, London Live, goes to air March 31 joining others already broadcasting. Local TV is a government initiative for communities. What do you reckon – is it worth having? Let us know

Eighties Cool Filled London Streets Hotspots

Eighties & London Punk Love

It was an era mixed with fun, fashion and frantic high-life. Take a look at Vintage 80s and the Black and white photos that will take you back a few generations. ynuk.tv returned to locations where some of them were taken.

EDL & Tower Hamlets Don’t Mix

EDL and Tower Hamlets Don't Mix

Police and supporters of the English Defence League clashed in East London as attempts to enter Tower Hamlets and hold a static protest outside a Mosque were blocked.

From Pitch to Canvas: The Art of Football

The Art of Football exhibition

A special exhibition has opened Victoria House, London showing large spectacular prints of footballers to celebrate the art of football. Pepsi Max commissioned world-renowned photographer Danny Clinch to take the photos then urban artists added their work to the players collection

Adults

Adults - Ian and Teresa

A film Workshop in Peckham helped 9 women produce and direct the movie Adults. A short, it tells of an encounter full of hurtful memories. It was organised by the Women in Film group of the Peckham and Nunhead Free Film Festival and funded by Southwark Council. WATCH