VERY FIRST comedy sketch show to appear on the new network
ONE OF THOSE self-styled comedy showcases that did nothing of the sort.
SCOTTISH COMEDY export leavened with two southerners when transferring from radio to TV.
AUNTIE'S FIRST tryst with alternative comedy.
LAUNCHED ON Christmas Day 1985 by NOEL EDMONDS
By John Bill. Bernard Hill plays a scouse talent scout who discovers unemployed alternative comedian Max Hafler in a working men’s club...
Laugh, you buggers, laugh!
SMUG BACK-SLAPATHON from Hat Trick executives-to-be
WEIRD SITCOMSKETCH thing about an alien invasion of the made-up town of Middleford
IN THE Kensington sky.
MERCIFULLY SHORT-LIVED spin-off
GACKY, TWATTY comedy which unleashed both CHRIS BARRIE and HALE AND PACE onto our screens.
NEEDN'T-HAVE-BOTHERED YOOFY show from the earliest days of Channel Four.
ENERVATING ELTONIANA starring three quarters of the Young Ones as a trio of South London losers
A BIZARRE ONE and no foolin'.
HERE'S A weird one.
TATTIEST, NOISIEST, hammiest and blusteriest thing BBC2 has ever shown.
LOW-KEY LARKERY in pretend London nightspot the Seal Club
SCRABBLING AROUND for yet another Saturday teatime placement, John Birt settled upon this charmless formula tosh
FUNNY HOW anything with the word "laugh" in the title singularly fails to elicit much in the way of such reaction among...
IN NO WAY RELATED to the above, this way lies - yikes - satire, courtesy of (already) creaky moniker-sharing threesome JOHNS WELLS,...
FORGOTTEN INHERITANCECOM with JENNIFER SAUNDERS as ageing dame.
IN THE near-ish future everyone under five foot high is hunted down, for satirical comedy purposes.