The Two Ronnies. Image shows from L to R: Ronnie Corbett, Ronnie Barker. Copyright: BBC.

The Two Ronnies

BBC One sketch show starring Ronnies Corbett and Barker. 95 episodes (12 series), 1971 - 1987. Stars Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett.

Series 6, Episode 2 is repeated on Yesterday on Sunday at 7:15am.

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Two Ronnies 'four candles' script sells for £28,000

A buyer has forked out £28,000 for the handwritten script of The Two Ronnies' 'four candles' sketch.

BBC, 1st June 2018

Four Candles sketch set to sell for £40,000

Ronnie Barker's famous 'Four Candles' sketch is set to sell for £40,000 at auction.

Daily Mail, 15th May 2018

Original script of 'Fork Handles' to be auctioned

Penned by Ronnie Barker, the single sheet - handwritten in red ink - is expected to fetch up to £40,000 at auction.

The Guardian, 8th December 2017

TV humour is lewd, lavatorial & lacking any form of wit

The problem, however, is bigger than just one show. For the abject and high-profile failure of The Nightly Show raises a disturbing question. What has happened to British comedy? The sheer unfunniness of much of it is beyond depressing.

Christopher Hart, Daily Mail, 18th March 2017

Archive: Two Ronnies review, 26 May 1978

Ronnie Corbett - 'He looks like one of those shopkeepers who are continually smitten by big business'

Nancy Banks-Smith, The Guardian, 31st March 2016

Ronnie Corbett's funniest Two Ronnies headlines

We've compiled some of Ronnie Corbett's finest news headlines from the iconic Two Ronnies series.

The Scotsman, 4th December 2015

First class! The Two Ronnies get their own stamps

Comedians Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett among those honoured in the latest series of stamps from the Royal Mail.

Daily Mail, 27th December 2014

The double act's popularity is still booming

For years The Two Ronnies were regarded as unfunny and unfashionable - now we're once more celebrating their brand of humour.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 23rd December 2010

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