Comic Relief, The Early Years

Comic Relief, The Early Years, 1986, 1988 Today is Red Nose Day, raising money for Comic Relief.  We thought we'd look back to the launch of the charity and it's first telethon.Comic Relief was launched li...
The Royle family pose on their famous sofa

The Royle Family, Comic Relief Sketch

The Royle Family, Comic Relief Sketch, 2009 Comic Relief has been a huge charity fundraiser over the years with no shortage of comic talent prepared to help out.In 2009 it was the turn of The Royle Family....

Blackadder – The Cavalier Years

Blackadder - The Cavalier Years - 1988 The Cavalier Years was a 15 minute one-off edition of Blackadder set during the English Civil War, shown as part of Comic Relief's Red Nose Day in 1988.It is set betw...

Comic Relief Launches Who Quits?

Russell Kane and Katy Brand popped into BBC Radio 2's Steve Wright In The Afternoon to launch Comic Relief 2017, which goes out Friday 24th March.Catch the interview here
lenny henry is knighted

Arise, Sir Lenny Of Henry !

It has been announced in this weekend's news that: comedian, actor, presenter and co-founder of comic relief, Lenny Henry is to receive a knighthood for services to drama and charity.

Comic Relief, 2015 – Line Up Announced

March 13th and Comic Relief will once more be upon us.  This year's line up has been announced in today's official launch and it's a goodie.  Rowan Atkinson is bringing his bungling Mr Bean character back marki...