Here is a list of DVDs recommended by the editors of this website. We've put these DVDs on this page as they are either currently on sale for a bargain price, one of our all-time favourite series, or a top new release worth checking out...
Government embarrassment, ministerial cock-up, coalition rows, backroom deals, policy U-turns, spin-doctoring, political back-stabbing, wild media speculation, and more time spent with ones family. It can only be the cult Westminster political comedy.
This 8-disc box set includes all four series of Armando Iannucci's hit political-set comedy The Thick Of It.
Release Date: 19th November 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: BBC
Ronnie Barker stars as Arkwright, the tight-fisted stammering shop-keeper, who would rather risk instant amputation than replace his death-trap of a till. A young David Jason plays Granville, Arkwright's ill-fated, over-worked, sexually-frustrated errand boy, while Lynda Baron is Nurse Gladys Emmanuel, the owner of an awesome bosom and an old Morris Minor and is the object of the grocer's undying lust.
Contains the original 1973 pilot, and every episode from the fo...
Release Date: 12th October 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Cricket - the sport of gentlemen - takes on new dimensions in this cheeky British comedy about the foibles and follies of married life.
Kevin and Maggie Costello live for the moment, constantly expressing their affection for each other in outrageous ways. Roger and Mim Dervish, on the other hand, lead a quiet life, reserving their passions for the seemingly more subdued activities of cricket and tea cakes. But when the Costellos and Dervishes meet at a cricket match, the collision of opposing...
Release Date: 6th April 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Network
Featuring the entire series of Jeeves And Wooster based on the characters created by P.G. Wodehouse.
Jeeves And Wooster is one of the most delightful period comedy series in TV history. Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie have captured the wit and sophistication of P.G Wodehouse and manage to portray the marvellous, light hearted atmosphere in which the stories were originally set to perfection. Now you can enjoy every episode at your leisure in this delightf...
Release Date: 5th September 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
A mad, helter-skelter, rude, awesomely violent, unpredictable, swaggering, staggering, joyously infantile, exhilarating steamroller of a sitcom, The Young Ones provided the breakthrough for the new generation of aggressive and forthright 'alternative' comedians.
Join Rick, Vyv, Neil and Mike in their crazy and surreal comedy adventures in this 25th anniversary box set, with each episode uncut and a selection of special features.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Relive the entire Series 1 of That Mitchell And Webb Look on DVD.
The DVD is bursting with well loved characters such as Sir Digby Chicken Ceasar, Angel Summoner and BMX Bandit, as well exclusive extras including, outtakes, behind the scenes and a M&W documentary. A must for any fans of Mitchell & Webb and the hit series Peep Show.
Special features include outtakes, a special documentary, and behind the scenes footage.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Contender Entertainment Group
Includes all 28 episodes from the TV series, plus the movie.
A genuine British comedy classic, the popularity of Rising Damp remains unparalleled some 25 years after the first transmission. Detailing the day-to-day events at Rigsby's dingy boarding-house in which the landlord from hell, Rupert Rigsby prowled around his dilapidated eyrie, poking his nose into his lodgers' affairs.
In the feature length movie, Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter) is still intending to make Miss Jones (...
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: ITV DVD
The classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful 'rag and bone' business. Harold (the son) wants to better himself but his father always seems to ruin things, sometimes accidentally and other times deliberately.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This double-disc set includes all twelve episodes from the second series of Carla Lane's hit Liverpudlian female sitcom The Liver Birds.
The series stars Polly James as Beryl Hennessey and Nerys Hughes as Sandra Hutchinson.
Sadly, neither the pilot nor the four episodes of Series 1 remain in the BBC's archives, making this the earliest collection of episodes available.
Release Date: 8th April 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
TV talkshow and radio personality Alan Partridge is Steve Coogan's most famous and celebrated character. This all-encompassing collection consists of all the episodes of Knowing Me, Knowing You (including the Christmas special) and its follow-up I'm Alan Partridge.
The set's myriad of exras include deleted scenes, documentaries, episode commentaries, Comic Relief appearances, and much more.
Release Date: 16th November 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Eight series, 137 episodes, over 20 discs. This is the complete collection of ITV's sitcom spin-offs from the popular Doctor... series of books, also popular films from Rank: Doctor In The House, Doctor At Large, Doctor In Charge, Doctor At Sea and Doctor On The Go.
Doctor In The House follows the exploits of student doctors Upton (Barry Evans), Waring (Robin Nedwell), Stuart-Clarke (Geoffrey Davies) and Colli...
Release Date: 10th November 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs) Distributor: Network
All three series of the BBC sitcom written by and starring Ruth Jones and James Corden, which chronicles the ongoing romance between Essex boy Gavin (Mathew Horne) and Cardiff lass Stacey (Joanna Page) - and the cataclysmic combining of their respective family and friends!
The 2008 Christmas special is also included.
Release Date: 7th December 2009 Product Type: Blu-ray (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
A comedy based around the lives of pensioner pals Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade, Still Game is set in and around a fictional part of Glasgow called Craiglang, and Jack and Victor's home in Osprey Heights. Focusing on the ironies and comedy of old age with humour, tenderness and pathos, these OAPS prove they're still game for anything the world can throw at them!
This set contains every episode made to date. That's all six series of the show, plus the two 2007 Christmas and New Year spe...
Release Date: 3rd November 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Complete collection of this popular television series about a group of six friends - three men and three women - and the ups and downs they encounter playing the 21st century dating game.
A range of extras include interviews, commentaries, documentaries, script extracts, out-takes and more.
Release Date: 16th August 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: VCI Group
Sid Balmoral James is a hard-working layabout, gambler and con artist, hanging out in Charlie's Nosh Bar and on the Soho streets, occasionally stopping off at Liz's drinking club to borrow money to pay off his gambling debts and cons gone wrong.
Includes all 10 surviving episodes of the 1960s sitcom, all but a Hancock's Half Hour spin-off, starring Sid James, as created and written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton (Series 1), and continued by Sid Green and ...
Release Date: 6th February 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
All six episodes from Chris Morris's controversial spoof on current affairs television.
Animals includes Paul Daniels's impassioned appeal on behalf of a distressed elephant.
Drugs features a host of celebrities condemning the made-up drug Cake.
Science has Steven Berkoff warn the nation about the dangers of heavy electricity.
Sex explores the difference between Good and Bad AIDS.
Crime features more on-the-spot, up-to-the-minute rep...
Release Date: 13th August 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 4DVD
Features every single episode from the first, second and third series of the topical comedy show, based in the offices of 'Globelink News'. The best satire of television that you will find, anywhere.
Release Date: 3rd April 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Human Remains is a darkly comic series about six very different, very offbeat, and very engrossing couples who unwittingly expose the dynamics of their dysfunctional relationships.
The Human Remains DVD features a generous package of extras, including deleted scenes and outtakes.
Release Date: 29th September 2003 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Chrissy and Jo share a bedsit flat at 6 Myddleton Terrace in Earls Court. The morning after a farewell party for a third (female) flatmate, and in sore need of the extra financial contribution, they prepare to start looking for her replacement. Unbeknownst to them, asleep in the bath after drinking too much of an appalling concoction they called punch, is Robin Tripp, the friend of a friend of a friend of a friend, and a catering student to boot. Since he can cook, they invite him to become the ...
Release Date: 26th May 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Network
BAFTA-winning comedians Lee Mack and Tim Vine star alongside Sally Bretton (The Office, Green Wing), Miranda Hart (Miranda), Megan Dodds (Spooks) and Katy Wix (Torchwood) in the hit BBC One prime-time series Not Going Out.
Series 1: Lee is unburdened by ambition or drive, drifting from one ill-advised job to another, living off the goodwill and generosity of his landlady, Kate (Dodds), a clean li...
Release Date: 21st May 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: Universal Pictures
Contains all four movies, all four TV series, Monty Python Live At The Hollywood Bowl, and a sample of the 'personal best' releases.
This is almost identical to an earlier set, but this time with no t-shirt or inflatable parrot!
Release Date: 16th February 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
All the episodes from series one, two and three of the anarchic, violent sitcom, following the fortunes of Richie Richard (Rik Mayall) and Eddie Hitler (Adrian Edmondson), two grotesque losers living in a squalid flat in London and trying to make sense of their pointless existence.
Release Date: 3rd October 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Royston Vasey - It may look like every bleak provincial town you've ever seen, but as for the locals...
Over thress series and a Christmas special we follow the strange, macabre and shocking stories of some of the residents. Edward and Tubbs, brother and sister shopkeepers whose only desire is to keep their customers local and find a bridge for their 'offspring'. Pauline the demonic Restart Officers whose control problem with pens leads to a hostage situation and a touching tale of transvesti...
Release Date: 30th May 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
From 1971 to 1987, over 12 series, four Christmas specials and two classic silent films, Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett combined to produce one of the most popular television comedy series ever made.
From their introduction, "And in a packed programme tonight..." to the "Goodnight from him" finale, viewers savoured every moment. The 'Four Candles' and 'Mastermind' sketches, the Piggy Malone and Charley Farley stories and the hilarious musical numbers have a speci...
Release Date: 17th September 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (27 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Who would have thought retirement could be so chaotic? Certainly not querulous Victor Meldrew, one of tree-lined suburbia's perennial complainers, or his long suffering wife Margaret. When he's forced to take early retirement, Victor suddenly has plenty of time on his hands to rage against the petty annoyances of life. But there's one thing to remember in the Meldrew household - whatever can go wrong often does and it usually spells disaster for Victor...
Includes all 6 series plus all of the...
Release Date: 4th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This 6 disc box set contains all 27 episodes of classic sitcom Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?, and the 8 surviving episodes of its predecessor, The Likely Lads:
Older Women Are More Experienced
The Last Of The Big Spenders
Goodbye To All That
The Other Side Of The Fence
This classic comedy series stars Rodney Bewes and James Bolam as Geordies Terr...
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Join Matthew (the agoraphobic, self-obsessed, macho man); Martin (the wimpish, sex-starved underdog) and Mandy (the gorgeous blonde, who always seems to end up with the wrong men), in this outrageously funny flat-share comedy that is anything but politically correct.
In the second series, Mandy decides that being celibate could solve her problems with men, but finds it extremely difficult to say no. A friend helps Matthew overcome his agoraphobia and he ventures outside the flat, only to disc...
Release Date: 23rd August 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Includes series 1 and 2 of the television comedy Dinnerladies. The programme follows a group of Northern factory canteen workers who manage to find a seam of humour in their humdrum jobs. There's hard-working and normal Bren (Victoria Wood), her love-interest Tony the canteen manager, and a clutch of peculiarly eccentric characters on both sides of the counter. And then there's Julie Walters as Bren's filthy, drunken, scene-stealing mother Petula. Dinnerladies is a classic magic bl...
Release Date: 13th November 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
Debuting on ITV's opening weekend in 1955, Sunday Night At The London Palladium swiftly established itself as one of the weekly televisual highlights for the British viewing public. Lasting fourteen years until 1969 (and enjoying a revival in the 1970s), the show gained average viewing figures of 14 million and Top Ten placings most weeks, and was one of the core shows that helped establish commercial television in the UK, transcending class, denomination and age grou...
Release Date: 10th October 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: Network
Sid James stars as successful travelling stationery salesman and average family man Sid Abbott in this classic television comedy. A man who would give anything for a quiet life, his position as head of the chaotic Abbott household is constantly being eroded by the harassment and seemingly unreasonable demands made by his family - wife and sparring partner Jean, (Diana Coupland), groovy, art school dropout son Mike (Robin Stewart) and schoolgirl daughter Sally (Sally Geeso...
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: Network
This set includes series one and two of the sitcom where a smoking room in a large company becomes the place to hide for a group of personnel misfits. It doesn't matter if you don't smoke, it's the place for a work break.
A great value set containing all 17 episodes plus extras.
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Cinema Club
The biggest stand-up gig in history in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. With a stellar comedy line-up including Alan Carr, Michael McIntyre, Lee Evans, Bill Bailey, Rob Brydon and Jack Dee - this spectacular, must-see DVD was filmed live at London's O2 Arena.
The profits from this DVD go to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children.
Release Date: 26th April 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
Shun your Shakespeare, chuck away your Chaucer, destroy your DVDs of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle! You've got to make shelf space for the complete box set of Maid Marian And Her Merry Men. Never has so much fun and lunacy been crammed into one small cardboard container. If you tried to squeeze in even one more tiny joke, it would squash the others so badly they'd jump out and run home crying to their mummies.
Marvel at the relatively young Tony Robinson's hilarious cavortings in t...
Release Date: 21st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: Eureka Entertainment
Hailed by Time Magazine as "a movie" and the Chicago Reader as "full of stuff", Monty Python And The Holy Grail follows King Arthur and his band of less-than-merry men across the English countryside as they search for the elusive Grail. See flying cows, killer rabbits, vestal virgins and various forms of shrubbery as the Knights of the Round Table run away from peril at every possible moment. See the movie which critics universally agree is about 92 minutes long!
Release Date: 26th March 2012 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Behold the complete collection of Outnumbered, the semi-improvised awards-winning comedy that has touched the hearts of the nation.
Revel in a full five series and seven years with the Brockmans, discovering how this chaotic and charming family has grown and matured with us.
Outnumbered has redefined the family comedy by bringing it closer to home.
Release Date: 10th March 2014 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: BBC
The entire first and second series, plus Christmas special, of sitcom Dear John...., where upon finding his wife has left him for his best friend, John joins the 1-2-1 Club, a local encounter group for the divorced and separated.
Here he meets the feisty Kate, the bland, bespectacled Ralph, the exuberant Kirk St. Moritz, resplendent in white suit and medallion, and of course club founder Louise, who asks everyone with relish "Were there any sexual problems?"
Release Date: 9th May 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
Without a doubt one of the most popular and endearing of ITV sitcoms, On The Buses ran for a tremendous seven series along with three feature films and a spin-off featuring Blakey on the Costa del Sol!
For the first time ever, both series and all of the films are gathered together in one hilarious set. Reg Varney stars as jack-the-lad Stan Butler and Bob Grant as clippie Jack Harper, employees whose unwavering objective was to get through the day with the minimum o...
Release Date: 19th September 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (15 discs) Distributor: Network
Welcome to Maplin's, Britain's favourite holiday camp, where the sun-drenched summer never ends. Here we find our heroic Yellow Coats involved in all kinds of jolly japes and comic capers, in the chalets, in the Hawaiian Ballroom and all around the Olympic-sized swimming pool. So roll up your trousers and get those knobbly knees out, it's time for a complete season of fun and frolics - come on campers, Hi-De-Hi!
Brand new repackaged box set collection all 9 series of the sitcom classic.
Release Date: 23rd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (13 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
All 19 full-length episodes from the three series brought together in one box set.
Delusional Liam Gallagher-loving Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) and camp struggling actorrrr Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus) are oddball flatmates. They're both dim bulbs looking for a good man - well any man at all really; even an escaped con will do. Witness the coarsest, foul-mouthed side-splitting complaints, bitching, intolerance and yet touching camaraderie between these two of life's unfortunate...
Release Date: 13th November 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
This 7-disc set contains all three series of Yes Minister, and both series of its sequel, Yes, Prime Minister.
Please note that this set has been re-issued on a number of occasions, merely with differing artwork.
Release Date: 15th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This DVD set includes all 13 episodes of Bromwell High - seven of which were never broadcast on British television. Extras include a behind the scenes featurette and a selection of deleted scenes.
Release Date: 1st October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This special edition marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the greatest situation comedies British television has ever seen. John Cleese provides audio commentaries on all 12 episodes.
Exclusive commentaries by John Cleese
2009 extended interviews
Includes exclusive interview with Connie Booth
Interviews with John Cleese, Prunella Scales and Andrew Sachs.
Series 1 director's commentary by John Howard Da...
Release Date: 19th October 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Written by the successful team of John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, Ever Decreasing Circles was first broadcast by the BBC in February 1984. Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton and Peter Egan star in this popular suburban-set comedy.
This box set features all four series of the hit comedy show.
Release Date: 16th April 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: Cinema Club
Captain Mainwaring, Sergeant Wilson, Corporal Jones and Privates Pike, Godfrey, Walker and Frazer are back in this complete series boxset - enjoy the endeavours and hilarious antics of the Walmington-On-Sea Home Guard!
This box set contains the complete series: One, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, The Christmas Specials and all 3 surviving episodes of Series 2, plus a great selection of extras including the radio adaptations of the 3 Series 2 missing episodes.
Release Date: 29th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (14 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The first sitcom written both for and starring black actors, The Fosters showcased the early work of Lenny Henry (riding high on a recent win in talent series New Faces) as the budding artist son of easygoing family man Samuel Foster (Norman Beaton, who would go on to gain fame in '90s comedy Desmond's). The series follows the day-to-day trials of Samuel and his lively wife Pearl (both immigrants from Guyana) and their three children on a South London housing e...
Release Date: 5th July 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Network
The complete Series One. The complete Series Two. The special.
What more could you want from an 8 disc collectors' edition?
Extras, you say? Well fret not, for this release has them in spades:
Audio commentaries from members of the cast on episodes 1, 2, 5 and 9
'Behind The Scenes' featurette
Cast and crew biographies
Green Wing Phenomena documentary
Green Wing music tracks
Guy Ball feature
A 12 page booklet
Release Date: 15th October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
From the often bizarre pen of One Foot In The Grave writer David Renwick comes the entire first four series of this very popular BBC drama series.
Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies) is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to another use: solving murders. Together with his journalist sidekick played by Caroline Quentin, and later by Julia Sawalha (and now in this updat...
Release Date: 27th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (9 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
This 6 disc set contains all the series of this classic Man About The House spin-off.
The acclaimed series follows dispassionate landlord George Roper (Brian Murphy - Last Of The Summer Wine) and his upwardly mobile wife Mildred (Yootha Joyce - Nearest And Dearest), as they move from working class life to 46 Peacock Crescent, and thus to suburbia. The move is long awaited for domineering Mildred, who climbs the social ladder to middle class with gusto. Georg...
Release Date: 6th October 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Network
Robert Hardy takes a dual role in Andrew Marshall and David Renwick's (Whoops Apocalypse, 2point4 Children, One Foot In The Grave) razor-sharp satire depicting the ongoing shenanigans of the day-to-day running of a tabloid newspaper. Co-starring Richard Wilson (One Foot In The Grave) as former TV presenter Dicky Lipton - employed to clean up the newspaper - and Geoffrey Palmer (As Time Goes By) as 'managing editor' Harry Strin...
Release Date: 18th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Network
This deluxe edition includes fantastic digitally remastered episodes plus a whole host of special features, many of which are completely exclusive to this DVD set.
All four series fully remastered; brand new audio commentaries with Rowan Atkinson & John Lloyd, Stephen Fry, Ben Elton, Richard Curtis & John Lloyd, Tony Robinson & Tim McInnerny; Blackadder Rides Again, a special documentary to mark the 25th Anniversary; exclusive extended interviews with Richard Curtis & Ben...
Release Date: 15th June 2009 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The complete collection of The Fast Show, featuring characters such as Ted and Ralph, coughing Bob Fleming, the "Suit you, sir" tailors from hell and the bloke in the stupid hat.
Special features include highlights from Fast Show Night, the show's Comedy Connections episode, Suit You Sir!: The Inside Leg Of The Fast Show, interviews and a behind-the-scenes feature.
Release Date: 5th November 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (7 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The Day Today, based on the classic radio series On The Hour is one of the greatest satirical comedies ever made.
Hosted by arch-anchorman Christopher Morris, he and his team of reporters cover every single news story and fact possible. Alongside Morris are his reporting teaming including incomprehensible business correspondent Collaterlie Sisters, incompetent economics correspondent Peter O'Hanarah-hanrahan, and the legendary but tactless sports reporter Alan Partridge.
Release Date: 24th April 2004 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
When the Royal National Gallery of London is asked to send their finest scholar to oversee the unveiling of Whistler's Mother in California, they send their most inept and detested employee, in a desperate attempt to get him out of their lives. That employee is Mr. Bean - the master of disaster! Within days of his arrival, Mr. Bean destroys virtually everything he comes into contact with, be it the career and marriage of his host or America's greatest painting.
Forget volcanoes and alien inv...
Release Date: 18th October 2010 Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
Frankie Howerd, one of the 20th Century's best-loved comics, left behind a wide variety of work. Arguably his most well-known and loved role was that of Lurcio in Up Pompeii!, available on DVD here for the first time.
Contents are as follows:
Up Pompeii! Pilot episode (1969)
Up Pompeii! Series 1 (1970)
Up Pompeii! Series 2 (1970)
Further Up Pompeii! Special (1975)
Then Churchill Said To Me (1982)
Comedy Greats: Frankie Howerd
The Comedy Greats DVD contains sketch...
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Are You Being Served? was broadcast for 13 years, from 1972 to 1985. It was set in the department store, Grace Brothers and was written mainly by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft.
The idea for the show came from Lloyd's brief period working at Simpson's of Piccadilly in the early 1950s, a clothing store that traded for over 60 years until 1999.
Now you can buy all 10 series, including the Christmas specials - although sadly not spin-off Grave & Favour...
Release Date: 13th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Legendary British comedian and Squire of Knotty Ash, Ken Dodd, tells jokes and offers anecdotes from his lengthy career in showbiz in front of a special celebrity audience.
Release Date: 10th May 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
Psychoville is the award-winning, dark, twisted comedy bought to us by Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton, two of The League Of Gentlemen.
Over the two series we follow the fortunes or mis-fortunes of a bizarre bunch of characters including; Mr Lomax, a blind toy collector. Mr Jelly - the clown of a hundred hands (well, 13, but who's counting). Maureen and David Sourbutts, a serial killer obsessed mother and son duo. Joy Aston - a midwife with an unhealthy obsess...
Release Date: 13th June 2011 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Desmond's follows the exploits of Peckham barber shop proprietor Desmond Ambrose, his wife Sheila, three children and an assortment of locals and regulars.
Includes a bonus documentary about the late Norman Beaton (Desmond): Beaton But Unbowed - A Tribute To An Artist.
Release Date: 30th September 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: 4DVD
12,000,000 television viewers saw the outrageous Freddie Starr perform at the top of his form in front of a brave, understandably nervous, star-studded audience...
This, the highest-rated, Audience With show ever, was witnessed live by a host of TV celebrities including Patsy Palmer, Vanessa Feltz, Garry Bushell, The Jourdanaires, Peter Stringfellow, Torvill & Dean, Mr Motivator, Dale Winton and many more.
Includes footage not suitab...
Release Date: 13th June 2005 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
A television comedy which centres around the relationship between two neighbours, as they attempt to live and work together, and their long suffering wives. This box set features the complete collection from all 8 series of the popular show.
Release Date: 18th April 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment
All episodes from the first five series of the award-winning CBBC history show.
Based on the best-selling children's books and liberally splattered with guts, blood and poo, the series offers an anarchic and unconventional take on some of history's most gruesome and funny moments, with topics including the Stone Age, the Middle Ages, the Egyptians and the Romans, among others.
Release Date: 28th October 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (10 discs) Distributor: BBC
This amazing 26-disc set, the complete Only Fools And Horses, has been reissued with new packaging.
Presented as a leopard-skin photograph album, this complete Only Fools And Horses twenty-six disc set is a must have for serious fans of the Trotters and their escapades. It contains all the episodes from the seven series plus all the specials. Lovely jubbly indeed!
Release Date: 16th October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (26 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
Comedian, actor, folk singer and TV presenter Jasper Carrott first came to national attention in 1975 with his top five double-A-side hit single, Funky Moped/Magic Roundabout.
Thirty-five years on, he remains one of Britain's best-loved comic performers. His many awards include a BAFTA (for Carrott's Lib) and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2008 British Comedy Awards; he has twice been voted TV Personality of the Year, and received an OBE in 20...
Release Date: 28th February 2011 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Network
The complete collection of hit BBC sitcom Brush Strokes, five (not six) series of which were broadcast during the late 1980s and early 1990s.
From John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, the creators of hit series Please Sir! and The Good Life, Karl Howman stars as Jacko: painter, decorator and all-round charmer, never happier than when he's in the company of the opposite sex.
Somewhat naughty, always good-natured, Jacko lives with his married sister J...
Release Date: 7th October 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (6 discs) Distributor: Acorn Media UK Ltd
Modern life is rubbish. Nobody talks to each other, work is dull and we are made to feel inadequate by everyone and everything around us. Features the complete series of comedy guru Armando Iannucci's sketch shows.
Release Date: 4th September 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (1 disc) Distributor: Fremantle Home Entertainment
Features all the fourteen episodes from both series of the police sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson.
Release Date: 17th September 2001 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (2 discs) Distributor: Vision Video Ltd.
Journalist, presenter, broadcaster, husband, father, vigorous all-rounder - Alan Partridge - a man with a fascinating past and an amazing future. Gregarious and popular, yet Alan's never happier than when relaxing in his own five-bedroom, south-built house with three acres of land and access to a private stream. But who is this mysterious enigma?
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Release Date: 29th September 2011 Product Type: Book Distributor: Harper Collins
All 18 episodes from the complete three series of the Channel 4 sitcom based on the testing times of bohemian, heavy-drinking misanthrope and second-hand bookshop owner Bernard Black (Dylan Moran) - who loves books but hates customers.
Help is at hand, however, in the form of mild-mannered Manny (Bill Bailey), who proves to be something of a star at selling books, and Fran (Tamsin Greig), who owns the 'Nifty Gifty' gift shop next door.
A range of extras include ...
Release Date: 2nd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (3 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
This box set features all 6 series of the popular sitcom, Goodnight Sweetheart.
Meet Mr. Gary Sparrow, an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. Juggling his roles as 'devoted' husband, dependable friend and doting father; Gary also partakes in courageous acts of 1940s heroism. In the East End of London lies a strange alley - Duckett's Passage - an alley that leads Gary back to war torn London, to his wife Phoebe and their son, Michael.
This set was initially available as 'The C...
Release Date: 23rd October 2006 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (11 discs) Distributor: Revelation Films Ltd
Paul Nicholas and Jan Francis are outstanding in their roles as Vince - the cockney, unreliable, Jack-the-lad with a witty one-liner for every occasion - and Penny - the posh, prim and proper lady. When Vince got cold feet and left Penny standing at the altar, Penny got on with her life and tried to forget Vince once and for all. Five years, and a chance meeting later, Penny's feelings are rekindled, feelings that she thought were gone forever. Insisting that they would remain 'jus...
Release Date: 25th October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Eureka Entertainment
This collection contains all 37 surviving episodes, from 1956 to 1961, of the classic TV sitcom written by Galton and Simpson, featuring East Cheam's most famous resident, Tony Hancock, alongside supporting stars including Sid James and Kenneth Williams.
Sadly, 17 episodes from the series are missing believed wiped, but their scripts are included in PDF form amongst the set's extras.
Release Date: 22nd October 2007 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (8 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
The Café René, at the heart of the picturesque town of Nouvion in occupied France, is a hot-bed of war-time intrigue. Look around and you'll see the Resistance, the Communists, the German army, the Gestapo, the Royal Air Force and one Officer Crabtree (sent from "British Ontelligence Headquitters"), all in various disguises. But just where is the painting of The Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies by Van Clomp? There's only one way to find out...
Includes all 84 episodes of the global comed...
Release Date: 23rd September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (16 discs) Distributor: Universal Playback
This collection contains 12 feature films starring diminutive funny-man Norman Wisdom.
The twelve classic British comedy titles are: The Bulldog Breed, One Good Turn, The Early Bird, Press For Time, On The Beat, Man Of The Moment, A Stitch In Time, Just My Luck, The Square Peg, Follow A Star, Trouble In Store and Up In The World. The Norman Wisdom Collection has over 18 hours of content.
Release Date: 1st September 2008 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (12 discs) Distributor: ITV Studios Home Entertainment
Morecambe and Wise are the greatest comedy double act ever to grace our TV screens. The fabulous mixture of sketches, musical numbers, insights into their 'home' life and the plays 'wot Ernie wrote' brought them audiences in the millions.
On stage they were living legends with Eric's raised eyebrows, Des O'Connor jibes and cheeky catchphrases putting every audience in the palm of their hands. And, of course, the stars - from Shirley Bassey and Elton John to Laurence Ol...
Release Date: 3rd October 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (20 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
All four series of the late 1960s British television comedy George And The Dragon starring Sid James.
James plays George Russell, chauffeur to the aristocratic Colonel Maynard (John Le Mesurier). The Colonel has immense trouble in keeping a housekeeper, as the lecherous George can't keep his hands to himself. However, George might have met his match when the formidable Gabrielle Dragon (Peggy Mount) is hired.
Release Date: 24th January 2005 Product Type: DVD (4 discs) Distributor: Network
First screened in 1995, the four-time BAFTA award-winning Father Ted tells the tale of three Irish priests and their housekeeper. Life is hard for Ted. Exiled to the remote Craggy Island (for reasons which never quite become clear but may have something to do with missing Church funds), he is forced to share a house with three of the most difficult people in Ireland...
First there's Father Jack (Frank Kelly), who has not been sober since 1936 and has a vocabulary which ex...
Release Date: 12th November 2012 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (5 discs) Distributor: 4DVD
Here are the complete first 4 series from the highly acclaimed comedy from Graham Linehan. The short story is that in the dark and shabby basement, the company's IT Support Team - bitter slacker Roy (Chris O'Dowd), socially inept Moss (Richard Ayoade), and their new boss, computer illiterate Jen (Katherine Parkinson) - rule their own domain of professional irresponsibility, mega-nerd ecstasy, and random acts of personal insanity.
1 x double-sided...
Release Date: 27th September 2010 Product Type: Region 2 DVD (4 discs) Distributor: 2 Entertain
It took god six days to create the heavens and the earth... and Monty Python 90 minutes to screw it up.
John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin have returned to explain The Meaning of Life (again - this time on Blu-ray). The Python crew offer the usual tasteful sketches involving favourite bodily parts and functions, the wonders of war, the miracle of birth and a special preview of what's waiting for us in ...
Release Date: 9th September 2013 Product Type: Region 2 Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Universal Pictures
This 2-disc special edition of Monty Python's Life Of Brian is packed with extra features:
Commentary with Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle and Terry Jones
Commentary with John Cleese and Michael Palin
Brand new hour-long documentary The Story Of Brian
An illustrated recording by the Pythons of their early screenplay in progress
5 deleted scenes: 'Shepherds', 'The Sign That is The Sign', 'Otto', 'Pilate's Wife' and 'The Souvenir Salesman'.
Release Date: 3rd December 2007 Product Type: Blu-ray (1 disc) Distributor: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
A comedy survey has been launched, aiming to collect the thoughts of comedy fans across the UK. Details
The internet has been busy creating lots of funny festive video sketches. Here's 20 of the best from 2014. Watch
UK Pun Champion Darren Walsh has written us some festive jokes. There's a couple of drawings too. Read
Lee Ridley, a stand-up comedian with cerebral palsy, has won the BBC New Comedy Award 2014. Read
Pointless star Richard Osman joins Richard Herring for an entertaining chat. Watch or listen here: Listen
The winners of UKTV Gold's Christmas Cracker joke competition have been announced. Read the top 10: Read
Alistair Barrie and Nick Revell host a festive edition of the No Pressure To Be Funny political podcast. Listen
Check out some of the puns from the comedians who will take part in the UK Pun Championships 2015. Read
A list of 25 festive comedy specials to look out for between now and 2015. There's lots of treats ahead: Read
Shopping for gifts? We've plenty to choose from in our Christmas selection, from books to DVDs. Browse
Channel 4 has commissioned Space Ark, a new sci-fi sitcom pilot about a crew living on a spaceship. Read
Boomers and Citizen Khan will both return for another series, as the BBC outlines its plans for comedy in 2015. Read
We've got some official Only Fools And Horses fancy dress costumes to give away. Del Boy and Rodney. Enter
Will Mars talks about his 'bulletproof' live comedy format Joke Thieves. It's on tour and heading for TV. Read
Olivia Colman and Julian Barrett are to star in Flowers, a sitcom pilot about 'the ultimate dysfunctional family'. Read
UKTV Gold is to show Bob Monkhouse: The Million Joke Man, a three-part series presented by Paul O' Grady. Read
Channel 4 has ordered a third series of Toast Of London, its hit new comedy series starring Matt Berry. Read
Simon Day and Rhys Thomas, the creators of Brian Pern: A Life In Rock, talk about the second series. Read
Early Doors stars John Henshaw and Mark Benton are amongst the cast for the Educating Bitchfield pilot. Read
We've relaunched our Shop Newsletter. Why not have a read through to see what catches your eye? Read
Check out some unique artworks inspired by classic British comedy shows like Blackadder and The Young Ones. View
Simon Evans has just made his first stand-up DVD. He chats with Si Hawkins about all things comedy. Read
Comedy Central orders a series in which comedians get very drunk and attempt to tell historical tales. Read
Almost Royal the prank show involving two actors pretending to be royalty, is to return for a 2nd series. Read
Happy 140th birthday to Winston Churchill. Here's some funny videos which reveal 10 'facts' about him. View
Father Ted and Toast co-writer Arthur Mathews is developing a new BBC sitcom about bailiffs. Read
A discussion with 'troubled comedian' Richard Gadd about topics such as mining one's life for material. Read
Julian Clary has signed a two book deal with a publishing company to write children's novels. Read
Peter Kay's much loved sitcom Phoenix Nights will return as a live stage show in January. Read
The comedy drama about a 16-year-old with weight and mental health problems is to return. Read
Who do you think will win at the British Comedy Awards? Have a guess on our interactive website. Enter
Rebecca Front chats to Richard Herring about some of her comedy acting roles in this episode of RHLSTP. Listen
E4 has commissioned 2 new series of panel show Virtually Famous, focusing on internet celebrities. Read
The BBC has announced its Christmas comedy offerings. Amongst the shows is the end of hit sitcom Miranda. Read
Voting for the British Comedy Awards 2014 King or Queen category has launched. Pick from 6: Read
The comedy troupe So On And So Forth have been given their own BBC Radio 4 sketch show series. Read
Lee Evans, one of the UK's best known stand-ups, has unexpectedly announced he is to retire from comedy. Read
Jason Manford explains why his new DVD is making people soil themselves, and he talks about his club chain. Read
Dave Cohen prepares Big Comedy Conference delegates with an attempt to explain EVERY type of joke. Read
Sarah Millican chats to Richard Herring in the latest episode of his podcast series. It's a funny chat. Listen
Paddy McGuinness is to return to comedy acting with a role in ITV's new midwife sitcom, The Delivery Man. Read
Comedy sketch duo Flip and Maggie ask 'Where are the people, particularly women, of our age in comedy?' Read
Comedy Central has confirmed the commission of a new studio sitcom. It's called I Live With Models. Read
The BBC has ordered comedies for its Magna Carta season, including a new Horrible Histories episode. Read
The 15 finalists involved in the Laughing Horse New Act of the Year 2014 competition are listed here: Read
An article in which Dave Cohen looks at the structure of a joke, and explains how Aristotle got there first. Read
Eddie Izzard is to write his memoirs. He has signed a book deal with a US publishing company. Read
UKTV Gold has announced it is increasing its investment in new shows to develop five new sitcoms. Read
John Cleese has been named as the most influential British comedy icon in a poll of the public. Read
BBC Two has ordered another series of Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe, and a round-up of 2014. Read
People Just Do Nothing, the BBC Three sitcom set around a pirate radio station, has been given a 2nd series. Read
Nine of the brave souls who performed stand-up for the first time as part of a charity gig report back. Read
Stand-up Sara Pascoe is this week's guest on Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast. Listen
Julia Davis's latest sitcom project, Morning Has Broken, has been given a full series by Channel 4. Read
ITV has confirmed that it will not order a second series of comedy-dating show Dapper Laughs: On The Pull. Read
An interview with Joseph Morpurgo, a comic actor whose solo work is pretty audacious in ambition. Read
Bradley Walsh and Kayvan Novak are now filming Woody, a new BBC sitcom set on a Spanish island. Read
The nominees for the British Comedy Awards 2014 have been revealed. See the shortlist for all 16 categories. Read
The stars of Babylon, Channel 4's police-based comedy drama, talk about how they prepared for the show. Read
The creators of new sitcom Puppy Love introduce the show, and talk about working with canine stars. Read
An interview with Toby DeWinter, the historian who discovered Churchill was a foul mouthed Northerner. Read
Adam Jarrell and Andrew Fettes from the comic play Good Cop Bad Cop talk about their production. Read
Fresh Meat writers Bain & Armstrong have confirmed that they are working on a fourth series: Read
Up-and-coming stand-up comedian Ivo Graham answers our combative questions with patience and wit. Read
Mackenzie Crook's Detectorists will return to BBC Four for a second series in 2015. Read
Boy band Blue are the fools of a new prank series, one in which they attempt to run a bar in Ibiza. Read
For the 50th episode of his podcast series, Richard Herring interviews the one and only Steve Coogan! Listen
Michael McIntyre will present the Royal Variety Performance this year. Acts will include Sarah Millican. Read
An epic chat with Mark Thomas about arms sales, corporate spying, conspiracy theories, ISIS and more. Read
The best advice from the Twitter feed @TwopTwips has been put into a book. Here's some highlights: Read
Stand-up Craig Campbell has got early onset osteoarthritis. He has a bit of a rant about it in this blog: Read
Check out Nudinits, a 22 minute stop frame animated film in which every scene has been knitted by hand. Read
Stand-up Benji Waterstones has emerged as the winner of the Frog and Bucket's Beat the Frog contest. Read
Are you a comedian full of puns? If so, here's how to enter to become the 2015 UK Pun Champion. Read
Noel Fielding talks about his live comedy tour, and the reception to his TV sketch show Luxury Comedy. Read
Alan Carr has announced Yap, Yap, Yap!, a massive tour of the UK and Ireland starting in February 2015. Read
Daniel Brierley, one of the winners of the BAFTA Rocliffe writing competition, blogs about his experience. Read
An interesting and honest diary recounting taking an 8 week stand-up course with tutor Logan Murray. Read
Matt Berry discusses the inspiration for Toast Of London, and talks about how he is shouted at in public. Read
Micky Flanagan talks about his new TV series in which he cycles around France, and other topics. Read
Grace Dent presents a history of radio comedy from 1975 to 1980, with Graeme Garden & John Lloyd. Guide
Ricky Gervais will write and direct Special Correspondents, a new movie about a war correspondent. Read
The Battle Of Britain ended 74 years ago today. Here's outspoken Winston Churchill talking about it. Watch
Laugh at the scary. Here's 10 Halloween-based puns from Darren Walsh, the UK's pun champion. Read
Robert Webb will host the pilot episode for a new television quiz show, it has been revealed. Read
Jocky the cult character from The Tartan Special One book offers his thoughts on Scotland having voted no. Read
Watch the winners of the Cofilmic Awards 2014 here, including This Glorious Monster and The Butcher. Watch
Comedian Tom Rosenthal is to host a comedy pilot focusing on social media and our online behaviour. Read
Radio 4 will pilot a new comedy about disappointment and failure, hosted by Liam Mullone. Read
The full line-up of hosts and guests for the tenth series of Live At The Apollo, starting next month. Browse
Kevin McNally talks about taking on the role of legendary comedian Tony Hancock in The Missing Hancocks. Read
An interview with 'low energy' stand-up comedian James Acaster, who has been having a great year. Read
Find out what your rapper name is, via this tool designed by Curtis from TV sketch show Cardinal Burns. Try It
A funny satirical short story featuring the characters of new book Clubbed To Death reacting to a problem. Read
Jason Manford is to star as Leo Bloom in the new UK tour of the hit Broadway musical The Producers. Read
Miranda Hart has confirmed that the two Christmas specials of her hit sitcom will be the show's finale. Read
A blog from Craig Beadle discussing what caused him to decide to sign up to a stand-up course. Read
Two missing episodes of pre-Monty Python sketch series At Last The 1948 Show have been discovered. Read
Outspoken stand-up comic Brendon Burns is the guest on this week's episode of Richard Herring's podcast. Listen
Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark will host a new sketch show skewering the possibilities of the future. Read
Men Behaving Badly creator Simon Nye is amongst the latest speakers for The Big Comedy Conference. Details
Production has now commenced on Brotherhood, Comedy Central UK's first studio audience sitcom. Read
Jennifer Saunders, Tim McInnerny and Meera Syal are amongst the cast for The Boy In The Dress. Read
The up-and-coming sketch group 'How Do I Get Up There?' talk about their new BBC Scotland pilot. Read
Jenny Bede talks to BCG about filming her music-based BBC Three impressions show pilot AAA. Read
ITV will return to the London Palladium in 2015 for a second revived series of the comic variety format. Read
Jason Byrne talks about why Father Figure didn't work, his next TV show, and touring his new live show. Read
British writing team The Dawson Brothers are working on The Spencer Tapes, a sitcom for NBC. Read
A second attempt is to be made to re-work Channel 4 sitcom The IT Crowd for American audiences. Read
An interview with the authors behind the comedic novels from new publishing outfit Teckle Books. Read
Moone Boy, the Sky sitcom created by Chris O'Dowd, is to be re-made by the US television network ABC. Read
Channel 4 has confirmed that its topical comedy show 10 O'Clock Live will not return for Series 4. Read
A Last Of The Summer Wine spin-off starring the policemen Cooper and Walsh is in development. Read
The League of Gentlemen and Sherlock star Mark Gatiss is Richard Herring's funny guest in this episode. Listen
A report from the charity gig in which two comedy heavyweights collided: Daniel Kitson and Stuart Lee. Read
Sky Living has ordered a second series of Doll & Em, the show from Emily Mortimer and Dolly Wells. Read
Him & Her stars Sarah Solemani and Kerry Howard are reuniting to write a new BBC One sitcom. Read
Russell Howard has written and will star in a romantic comedy project. His sister will also appear in it. Read
Hatty Ashdown, the creator of Comedy Central's new sitcom Give Out Girls, introduces her show here. Read
Alan Carr talks about co-hosting Channel 4's charity fundraising night Stand Up To Cancer on Friday. Read
An interview with Gary Sinyor, the creator of the football-based comedy film United We Fall. Read
Ardal O'Hanlon is to star in a Radio 4 sitcom about an angel sent to Earth in human form. Read
Richard Herring's hit interview show is back for a new series. The first guest is Katherine Ryan. Listen
Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Toby Jones, and Catherine Zeta Jones are in the new Dad's Army film. Read
Ahead of the publication of his new book, John Cleese talks to Eddie Izzard about various comedy topics. Watch
Entry is now open for the WeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards 2015. The heats start in mid-January. Read
TV channel Gold has launched its 2014 search for the best new Christmas cracker jokes. Read
The stars of The League Of Gentlemen have met for lunch to discuss the idea of reuniting to mark 20 years. Read
Auditions for contestants to take part in a BBC One show hosted by Miranda Hart are being organised. Read
Matt Forde's comic sports-based chat show, Sports Party, will be broadcast on talkSPORT radio. Read
Channel 4 has launched a new series on its website called Taxi Gags. Comedians talk about different subjects. Read
Heydon Prowse and Jolyon Rubinstein talks about Series 3 of The Revolution Will Be Televised. Read
Double act Guilt & Shame explain the importance of having a comedy show that is about something. Read
Chris Ramsey talks about tackling Katie Hopkins on Celebrity Juice and more in this interview. Read
Angela Barnes talks about the comedy career ladder, Mock The Week, and having her GP on speed dial. Read
Michael McIntyre, Jimmy Carr and Peter Kay are top of a list of the UK's best known stand-ups. Read
Radio 4 has ordered a second series of new sketch show Trodd En Bratt Say 'Well Done You'. Read
Bernadette Byrne and Victor Victoria - aka EastEnd Cabaret - answer questions about each other. Read
Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival have launched their 2015 Silver Comedy stand-up competition. Read
Harry Hill is to star in Professor Branestawm, a BBC One family comedy drama. Read
Jimmy Carr is to front the pilot episode of a UK re-make of hit American comedy format Drunk History. Read
Tom Edge, the creator of Channel 4's Scrotal Recall writes about the show. Plus interviews with the key cast. Read
Sarah Campbell talks about getting 'lizard brain' whilst filming undercover on ITV2's Bad Bridesmaid. Read
Interview. Rhod Gilbert talks about taking on Never Mind The Buzzcocks, plus his sitcom plans. Read
ITV is developing Good Vibrations, a TV comedy based on the book by the boss of Ann Summers. Read
Jason Manford is to host a new ITV comedy game show in which couples will fight to win a holiday. Read
Modern Toss are presenting an exhibition celebrating 10 years of 'unique cack-handed drawings'. Read
Ryan Sampson - aka Grumio from Plebs - talks about how Bulgaria doesn't understand bare bums. Read
London Hughes describes how she had to turn herself into a horrid diva for ITV2 show Bad Bridesmaid. Read
Musical comedy group Axis of Awesome talk about their UK tour, and their elaborate YouTube series. Read
In this video, double-act Cardinal Burns offer insight and tips on how to create a sketch show. Watch
The cast of The Job Lot talk about the second series of the sitcom set around a Job Centre. Read
Alex Horne and Greg Davies will star in Taskmaster, a new show for channel Dave in 2015. Read
Hit BBC Three satirical prank show The Revolution Will Be Televised returns to screens in October. Read
A newspaper report suggests Peter Kay will play the father in Danny Baker's Cradle To Grave. Read
The search for the next British comedy talent is underway. Do you have what it takes to win? Read
Dave Green has been named the winner of the Comedy Knights 2014 stand-up comedy competition. Read
Matt Berry's Channel 4 sitcom Toast Of London has won ae prestigious Rose d'Or TV award. Read
Alexander Armstrong, Kevin Eldon and Dave Lamb will voice the new series of Danger Mouse. Read
TV channel Dave has announced it has ordered Undercover, a new sitcom about a covert police officer. Read
Interviews with all the key cast members of The Job Lot, as Series 2 prepares to start on ITV2. Read
Jack Whitehall is to host Feeling Nuts, a one-off Channel 4 comedy show for testicular cancer. Read
Jon Richardson has asked his girlfriend - fellow stand-up Lucy Beaumont - to marry him. Read
A full series of Still Open All Hours is now filming with cameras rolling in Doncaster, & studio dates booked: Read
The cast of Bad Education talk about what looks set to be the final series of the hit school sitcom. Read
W1A, the sitcom which mocks the BBC's management culture, is to return for a second series in 2015. Read
Holly Burn talks about how her cover was almost blown whilst filming on ITV2 show Bad Bridesmaid. Read
Extract from eBay. A Scottish seller gets into an argument over whether his kilt is technically a skirt. Read
Ricky Gervais says his Channel 4 show Derek will end after a final special episode. Read
Stand-up John Cooper has launched a Kickstarter drive to fund a calendar of his stand-up comic strips. Read
Details have been released about More Fool Me, the candid new memoir book from Stephen Fry. Read
Acclaimed actor Sir Donald Sinden, star of Two's Company and Never The Twain, has died at the age of 90. Read
John Cleese is to tour the UK in a series of live shows themed around his autobiography. Read
Siblings, the sitcom starring Charlotte Ritchie and Tom Stourton, is to return for a 2nd series. Read
Video in which Rik Mayall talks about Crackanory and explains what makes a great storyteller. Watch
Here's a funny video from sketch act Cardinal Burns, who are getting ready to tour the country. Watch
A list of the comedy shows at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe that got the most top star ratings. Read
An interview with David Chapple, who has set a record by seeing over 300 different shows at the Fringe. Read
A blog from Anna Morris, one of the actors going undercover in in the new ITV2 show Bad Bridesmaid. Read
Michael Palin will narrate a revived series of classic animated series Clangers. Read