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Steve Coogan interview

Steve Coogan interview

Steve Coogan's shows are being played out on Gold across August. In this interview he looks back at Alan Partridge, Tommy Saxondale, The Trip and more. Read

Shaun The Sheep named top kids character

Shaun The Sheep named top kids character

Shaun The Sheep has been named as the nation's most popular BBC children's character. Read

The Hitchhiker's Guide To Hacking

The Hitchhiker's Guide To Hacking

Anti-virus firm Norton have released a guide to hacking in the style of The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy. Read

Terry Mynott interview

Terry Mynott interview

Terry Mynott talks about the return of 'sleeper hit' sitcom The Mimic, and how he has been mistaken for Derek. Read

People Just Do Nothing interview

People Just Do Nothing interview

An interview with MC Grindah and DJ Beats, the characters at the centre of BBC Three's pirate radio station mockumentary People Just Do Nothing. Read

Monty Python - Top 10 sketches named

Monty Python - Top 10 sketches named

A nationwide poll has revealed the nation's top ten favourite Monty Python sketches. A dead parrot is in first place. See the full top 10 here. Read

Ben Miller interview

Ben Miller interview

Ben Miller speaks about how he went from studying quantum electronics at Cambridge to becoming one of the biggest names on the UK comedy circuit. Read

Monty Python as Paper People

Monty Python as Paper People

Make little paper models of Monty Python stars John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin. Read

Monty Python launch a fan club

Monty Python launch a fan club

Published 23rd June

Monty Python have launched an official fan club. Monty Python's SPAM Club is being touted as 'what may be the worst run fan club in the world'. Read

Origins: How I wrote a comedy rap battle about WW1

Origins: How I wrote a comedy rap battle about WW1

Published 20th June

Comedy writer Lee Henman talks about writing and composing an 'epic rap battle' comedy short for the BBC's iPlayer WW1 Uncut series. Read

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Laughing Horse competition

Laughing Horse competition

Entries are now open for the Laughing Horse New Act of the Year 2014 stand-up contest. Have a go? Read

Still Game to return to TV?

Still Game to return to TV?

Still Game, the hit Scottish sitcom starring Greg Hemphill and Ford Kiernan, is set to return to TV. Read

Abandoman interview

Abandoman interview

Freestyle hip-hop duo Abandoman are just about the most impossible-to-follow act you've ever seen. Read

E4 orders Bad Robots

E4 orders Bad Robots

E4 has ordered Bad Robots, a hidden camera show involving electronic machines pranking the public. Read

Dora Bryan - RIP

Dora Bryan - RIP

Prolific actress Dora Bryan, who featured in comedies like Last Of The Summer Wine, has died. Read

Steve Coogan Outtakes

Steve Coogan Outtakes

Steve Coogan has been recording some voiceovers. Here's some of the funny ones which got cut out. Watch

More Brittas Empire?

More Brittas Empire?

Chris Barrie has expressed an interest in starring in a revival of the hit 1990s BBC sitcom The Brittas Empire. Read

COFILMIC submissions open

COFILMIC submissions open

The annual COFILMIC Film Festival has opened submissions for its 2014 competition. Read

Some Girls Series 3 filming

Some Girls Series 3 filming

Filming has started on Series 3 of BBC Three sitcom Some Girls. Read