Rev – 2010

Coming right up to date with a sitcom that has found favour with many including many in the Church itself.  Rev was part of a number of trial sitcoms that aired on BBC2 in 2010.  It became an instant hit and wa...

Bring Them Back BBC2

We've spent the week looking at some of the comedy first screened on BBC, principally home grown comedy.  However if you're of a certain age, early 40's up over you may remember that time of the evening dedicat...

Bottom – 1991

Created by and featuring some familiar faces from anarchic comedy The Young Ones, in new roles, we have Bottom. Anarchy and slapstick come together brilliantly in the BBC sitcom that ran three series between...

Miranda, 2009

Miranda is the popular BBC TV comedy series that to date has ran for eighteen episodes over three series.  It is believed there will be a fourth series although not until 2015 at the earliest. Series 1 aired...

Gilly Coman Dies

The actress who played Aveline in the 1980s Liverpool sitcom Bread died from a suspected heart attack on July 13th 2010, aged 50. Gilly Coman, 50, played the Boswell family's flame-haired sister for five ser...