Meera Syal's Asian Comedy Story. Meera Syal. Image credit: Tonic Productions.

A History Of Radio Comedy

Meera Syal is one of the guests on today's penultimate edition of The Frequency Of Laughter: A History Of Radio Comedy, as the series approaches the year 2000 and takes in sketch show Goodness Gracious Me. BBC Radio 4, 10:30am. Guide

New on TV today, Perry & Croft: Made In Britain looks at Britain's changing attitudes to romance, gender roles and relationships on BBC Two at 8pm; whilst Jonathan Ross interviews Barry Manilow, Sarah Millican and Phillip Schofield, Jessica Ennis-Hill and James McAvoy on ITV at 10:50pm. Schedule

68 years of sitcoms

68 years of sitcoms

Britain's first EVER TV sitcom began on this day in 1946. Find out all about Pinwright's Progress: Guide

Comedy Award sweepstake

Comedy Award sweepstake

Think you know who'll win British Comedy Awards next month? Enter our sweepstake and win! Go

The Inbetweeners Movie

The Inbetweeners Movie

Still not seen the 2011 sitcom spin-off film hit? It's repeated on Channel 4 at 9pm tonight. Guide

Upcoming products

Starting to think about Christmas presents? Have a look through our list of all the upcoming comedy Blu-rays, DVDs, CDs and books, including the debut DVD from stand-up Simon Evans: Browse Shop

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Richard Gadd interview

A discussion with 'troubled comedian' Richard Gadd about topics such as mining one's life for material. Interview

Russell Howard competition

Russell Howard competition

For a chance to win a copy of Russell Howard's new DVD, Wonderbox Live, enter our competition here. Enter

Rebecca Front podcast

Rebecca Front podcast

Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast with guest Rebecca Front. He asks her some naughty questions. Listen

Video: David Mitchell

Video: David Mitchell

Here's David Mitchell on the topic of how there is a lot of wrong with the world. Try and keep up! Watch