With Nobbs On. David Nobbs. Image credit: Curtains For Radio.

Reginald Perrin

Following the death of top comedy writer David Nobbs earlier this month, the BBC has now scheduled a couple of repeats related to arguably his best creation, The Fall And Rise Of Reginald Perrin. First up is the 2004 Comedy Connections documentary, followed by the first episode of the 1976 sitcom, starring Leonard Rossiter as the man on the brink of a breakdown. BBC2, from 10:10pm.

New today: Series 3 of Through The Keyhole with Keith Lemon; and highlights from the Edinburgh Festival via Sue Perkins' Big Night Out. Repeats include Jack Dee Live. Schedule

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