5 NEED-TO-KNOWS TODAY
1 to watch
Danny Boy, BBC Two, 9pm The true story of a soldier’s journey from hero to alleged war criminal and the lawyer on his tail.
1 to know...
The Soviet blockade of Berlin ended on May 12, 1949, after 11 months. It had cost the Allies $224m to fly in supplies.
1 to answer
Which international self-help group was founded by William Wilson in Akron, Ohio, on this day in 1935?
Burt Bacharach, 93; Lord Chris Patten, 77; Steve Winwood, 73; Gabriel Byrne, 71; Emilio Estevez, 59; Stephen Baldwin, 55
1 to listen to
Podcast - Charlie Higson and Friends The comic, actor and writer chats to comedian chums about their favourite music.