Bad Education. Alfie (Jack Whitehall). Image credit: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Bad Education

Alfie Wickers (Jack Whitehall) is back for a third series of the hit school-based sitcom. This series sees his dad Martin (Harry Enfield) promoted to deputy head. His first task: sack a teacher. The show is as silly, gag packed and loveable as ever. Preview clips and chats with the cast in our guide. BBC3, 10pm. Guide   Interviews

Also: Mount Pleasant returns; more burning questions answered in Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish; The Alternative Comedy Experience; and new radio series in the form of Lewis Macleod Is Not Himself and Kevin Eldon Will See You Now. Schedule

Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant

This comedy drama is back for a new series today. Sky1, 9pm. Catch-up on the story so far: Watch

Scottish Independence Song

Scottish Independence Song

A sketch in which Alex Salmond is summoned to an emergency meeting for a song. Watch

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