Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

Kirsten's Topless Ambitions

Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

Kirsten's Topless Ambitions

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Byline: PETE CLARK'S CHOICEs

KIRSTEN'S TOPLESS AMBITIONS

9pm, BBC3

Children's TV presenter Kirsten O'Brien is in a quandary: she wants to move into grown-up television but wonders whether this must involve her stripping off for a lads' mag to achieve a higher profile. Or, as she puts it, "should I get my norks out to help my career?" In this spirit of enquiry, she sets out to discover exactly what is involved in this form of calculated exhibitionism, talking to experts in the field of selling a sexy image, as well as those closer to home such as dad and best friend. What does she decide in the end? That would be telling..

CRUICKSHANK ON KEW: THE GARDEN THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

9pm, BBC2

Dan Cruickshank is a most extraordinary fellow to watch, part heron and part woodpecker, but once you've stopped being mesmerised by his bodily tics, he also tells a good story. "A battle for world domination" was fought at Kew Gardens, he asserts, and then goes on to explain how and why. …

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