Ross to front toy countdown show

PRESENTER Jonathan Ross is to return to TV as host of a Channel 4 celebration of the nation's favourite toys.

The 49-year-old - whose BBC contract ran out in the summer - will host the station's 100 Greatest Toys countdown this Christmas.

The celebrity is spending the best part of a year away from TV until he begins a new ITV chat show late next year.

He is a well-known collector of toysand comic books.