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#Top Gear

# top-gear - Yesterday’s News

“Leave Ois alone… none of this is his fault”: Jeremy Clarkson

The TV presenter has made an appeal for the public to leave Irish producer Oisin Tymon alone.

From The Daily Edge Nobody in the UK can pronounce ‘Oisín’ and it’s driving Irish people mad Ush-een

Nobody in the UK can pronounce ‘Oisín’ and it’s driving Irish people mad

Top Gear presenter Oisín Tymon’s name has been the source of great confusion for British media.

Poll: Was the BBC right to drop Clarkson? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Was the BBC right to drop Clarkson?

The broadcaster will not be renewing his contract.

From The Daily Edge Here’s how Toyota paid tribute to Jeremy Clarkson after yesterday’s sacking Clarkson
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# top-gear - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Police are now involved after axed Clarkson’s attack on producer

A BBC investigation found he punched and verbally abused his producer.

From The Daily Edge 6 people tipped to replace Clarkson on Top Gear Top Job

6 people tipped to replace Clarkson on Top Gear

Who can fill his (awful) jeans?

# top-gear - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Sacked in the morning: Jeremy Clarkson to be fired tomorrow by BBC, say reports

The Telegraph are reporting that the presenter will be fired after its investigation.

# top-gear - Monday 23 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson made an extremely dodgy typo in this Twitter exchange with a fan Dodgy

Live Top Gear shows in Norway cancelled

The shows were due to take place this week.

# top-gear - Friday 20 March, 2015

Clarkson “very touched” after one-million-signature petition delivered to BBC

Clarkson says that the “f*****g b******s” at the BBC have sacked him.

# top-gear - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Jeremy Clarkson could be back on the BBC by May (but not in his Top Gear presenter’s chair)

The controversial host is being lined up to guest present the influential Have I Got News For You just days before the UK election.

# top-gear - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The 5 at 5: St Patrick’s Day

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Jeremy Clarkson cleared over the use of the word ‘pikey’ on Top Gear

The decision has been criticised by a Traveller group which accused the BBC of ‘legitimising a racist word’.

# top-gear - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Clarkson ‘called Top Gear producer lazy Irish and punched him’

The Top Gear presenter could be about to quit the BBC.

# top-gear - Thursday 12 March, 2015

# top-gear - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Clarkson to reporters: “Just off to the job centre”

Meanwhile, a petition calling for the Top Gear presenter to be re-instated has reached almost a quarter of a million signatures.

From The Daily Edge 11 of the most inappropriate Clarksonisms ever uttered on Top Gear Jeremy Clarkson

11 of the most inappropriate Clarksonisms ever uttered on Top Gear

He’s not afraid to hold back, anyway.

Would a Top Gear without Jeremy Clarkson survive?

It’s likely to continue to be a nice little earner for the Beeb.

From The Daily Edge Here’s what people are saying for and against Jeremy Clarkson on Twitter Fracas
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Poll: Is it time for Jeremy Clarkson to go? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time for Jeremy Clarkson to go?

Has he gone too far this time?

From The Daily Edge Here is Jeremy Clarkson’s response to getting suspended by the BBC Top Gear
From The Daily Edge 9 of Jeremy Clarkson’s most unfortunate moments Suspended

9 of Jeremy Clarkson’s most unfortunate moments

Clarkson has a storied history of making a fool of himself.

# top-gear - Monday 26 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ed Sheeran had his first ever driving lesson on Top Gear, and it went as well as you’d expect Now Into First

# top-gear - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Top Gear team forced to leave Argentina after anger over Clarkson’s number plate Falklands

Top Gear team forced to leave Argentina after anger over Clarkson’s number plate

Locals claimed the registration plate referred to the Falklands war.

# top-gear - Friday 27 June, 2014

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Will the Stig be doing a time trial in the Ring of Kerry?

Let’s file that under ‘thing we need to see’.

# top-gear - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC issues “final warning” to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations Jeremy Clarkson

BBC issues “final warning” to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations

The presenter is accused of reciting a racist rhyme during the filming of Top Gear.

# top-gear - Thursday 1 May, 2014

VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson is ‘begging for forgiveness’ but denies using n-word on Top Gear

The denials come after a story in today’s Daily Mirror which claimed that Clarkson used a racist children’s rhyme.

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson denies using racist rhyme while filming Top Gear Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson denies using racist rhyme while filming Top Gear

An unseen clip shows Clarkson using racist word just days after last racism row.

# top-gear - Friday 21 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul takes on Top Gear lap challenge Braking Bad

Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul takes on Top Gear lap challenge

He’s going to be the star in the reasonably priced car.

# top-gear - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson’s response to this cyclist’s Top Gear complaint is priceless Cycle This

Jeremy Clarkson’s response to this cyclist’s Top Gear complaint is priceless

Anyone seen the butter? Mammy says it works wonders on burns.

# top-gear - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson apologises after posting “gay c*nt” photo Flop Gear

# top-gear - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Driving a car around the supermarket Supermarket Sweep This post contains videos

VIDEO: Driving a car around the supermarket

Don’t pretend you haven’t dreamt of doing the same thing.

# top-gear - Friday 2 December, 2011

BBC receives more than 20,000 complaints over Jeremy Clarkson ‘joke’

The controversial ‘Top Gear’ presenter joked that striking public sector workers should be shot in front of their families.

# top-gear - Thursday 13 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson satnav deal scrapped by BBC Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson satnav deal scrapped by BBC

The sale of satnavs featuring the Top Gear presenter’s voice is being blocked by the BBC – after the company realised the product breached its own editorial guidelines.

# top-gear - Friday 7 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Now you can have Jeremy Clarkson as a front seat passenger Top Gear

Now you can have Jeremy Clarkson as a front seat passenger

TomTom has launched a limited edition SatNav featuring the voice of Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson. Listen here.

# top-gear - Monday 8 August, 2011

Poll: Would you consider buying an electric car? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you consider buying an electric car?

Fuel costs are rising – making motoring more expensive than ever before. So would you make your next car an electric one?

From Business ETC Top Gear ‘deliberately flattened electric car battery’ before test Top Gear

Top Gear ‘deliberately flattened electric car battery’ before test

Nissan use an electronic tracker to reveal how BBC producers flattened a car battery so that it would run out of charge.

# top-gear - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

From Business ETC BBC launches a global version of the iPlayer IPlayer

BBC launches a global version of the iPlayer

An iPad app will allow people to view recent and archived BBC content. The iPlayer will be piloted in western Europe before going global.

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