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> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2009-05-06 15:40:00
Butterflies: Writer Carla Lane admits for the first time that the 1970s sitcom was autobiographical, and reveals her initial doubts about the actor who made Ria Parkinson an icon, Wendy Craig.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2009-05-06 14:40:00
Butterflies: Writer Carla Lane admits for the first time that the 1970s sitcom was autobiographical, and reveals her initial doubts about the actor who made Ria Parkinson an icon, Wendy Craig.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2009-03-24 13:30:00
Comedy Connections turns its attention to Only Fools and Horses and follows the careers of David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst and writer John Sullivan.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-12-31 00:15:00
Shooting Stars: The history of British comedy. Anarchic gameshow Shooting Stars had slapstick and silliness, and hosts Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. Contains some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-12-13 21:00:00
Dad's Army: A look at Dad's Army, the wartime sitcom that became one of the most popular of all time. Contains some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-11-08 21:45:00
A special Comedy Connections programme celebrating the life and career of the late Geoffrey Perkins. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-08-16 23:00:00
Rab C Nesbitt: A look at the sitcom about the life of a working-class Glaswegian, which ran for thirteen years and won audiences of five million viewers. Language may offend.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-08-16 22:00:00
Rab C Nesbitt: A look at the sitcom about the life of a working-class Glaswegian, which ran for thirteen years and won audiences of five million viewers. Language may offend.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-08-09 23:00:00
Ripping Yarns: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy. A look at Ripping Yarns, Michael Palin and Terry Jones's parody of pre-war Boys' Own adventure comics.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-08-09 22:00:00
Ripping Yarns: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy. A look at Ripping Yarns, Michael Palin and Terry Jones's parody of pre-war Boys' Own adventure comics.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-08-08 22:35:00
Ripping Yarns: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy. A look at Ripping Yarns, Michael Palin and Terry Jones's parody of pre-war Boys' Own adventure comics.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-08-08 21:35:00
Ripping Yarns: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy. A look at Ripping Yarns, Michael Palin and Terry Jones's parody of pre-war Boys' Own adventure comics.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-08-01 22:35:00
The Liver Birds: The story of one of the most influential British comedies ever written. It was so well loved in the 1970s, it was brought back for a controversial reunion in the 1980s.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-08-01 21:35:00
The Liver Birds: The story of one of the most influential British comedies ever written. It was so well loved in the 1970s, it was brought back for a controversial reunion in the 1980s.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-07-26 23:00:00
Yes, Minister: The comedy show charted the rise of the Rt Hon Jim Hacker, a most unlikely Prime Minister. With contributions from writers Sir Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, and actor Derek Fowlds.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-07-25 22:35:00
Yes, Minister: The comedy show charted the rise of the Rt Hon Jim Hacker, a most unlikely Prime Minister. With contributions from writers Sir Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, and actor Derek Fowlds.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-07-25 21:35:00
Yes, Minister: The comedy show charted the rise of the Rt Hon Jim Hacker, a most unlikely Prime Minister. With contributions from writers Sir Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, and actor Derek Fowlds.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-07-20 00:00:00
The series charting the history of the best of British comedy returns by taking a look at Till Death Us Do Part, which burst onto our screens in June 1966.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-07-19 23:00:00
The series charting the history of the best of British comedy returns by taking a look at Till Death Us Do Part, which burst onto our screens in June 1966.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-07-18 22:35:00
The series charting the history of the best of British comedy returns by taking a look at Till Death Us Do Part, which burst onto our screens in June 1966.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-07-18 21:35:00
The series charting the history of the best of British comedy returns by taking a look at Till Death Us Do Part, which burst onto our screens in June 1966.

> Comedy Connections on BBC 7 at 2008-07-04 13:30:00
Stout footwear and crampons at the ready as we help you to clamber through a few branches of the Family Tree of British comedy.

> Comedy Connections on BBC 7 at 2008-07-04 12:30:00
Stout footwear and crampons at the ready as we help you to clamber through a few branches of the Family Tree of British comedy.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-06-26 08:00:00
Shooting Stars: The story of the most anarchic and unpredictable game show ever seen on British TV. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-06-26 07:00:00
Shooting Stars: The story of the most anarchic and unpredictable game show ever seen on British TV. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-05-22 11:30:00
The Office: The series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's cult classic, The Office.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-05-22 10:30:00
The Office: The series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's cult classic, The Office.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2008-03-24 19:00:00
Red Dwarf: How two university drop-outs persisted with their idea about a mutant cat, a hologram, a robot and the last surviving human till it became one of the most watched sitcoms. Adult humour.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-02-14 22:35:00
Don't Wait Up: The series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at 1980s sitcom Don't Wait Up, which starred Nigel Havers as a young doctor living with his posh father.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2008-02-13 23:15:00
The behind-the-screens story of The Good Life is told through interviews with the cast, writers and producers. Then a Lottery Update.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-30 00:00:00
The Young Ones: Julia Sawalha looks at the programme that transported a new generation of comedy writers and performers out of the clubs and into the nation's living rooms. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-29 00:20:00
The Good Life: Series charting the history of some of our best comedy shows. The Good Life made stars of Richard Briers, Penelope Keith, Felicity Kendall and Paul Eddington.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-27 23:50:00
A Bit of Fry and Laurie: The series charting the history of some of the best of British comedy looks at sketch show A Bit of Fry and Laurie, which lasted from 1986 and 1995. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-26 01:00:00
Drop the Dead Donkey: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy shows looks at the Guy Jenkin and Andy Hamilton-penned newsroom sitcom Drop the Dead Donkey.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-25 00:15:00
Red Dwarf: How two university drop-outs persisted with their idea about a mutant cat, a hologram, a robot and the last surviving human till it became one of the most watched sitcoms. Adult humour.

> Comedy Connections on BBC Two at 2007-12-23 01:00:00
Shooting Stars: The story of the most anarchic and unpredictable game show ever seen on British TV. Some strong language.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-11-04 19:35:00
New Statesman: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at Marks and Gran's 1980s sitcom The New Statesman, with Rik Mayall as an unscrupulous Tory MP.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-08-19 22:00:00
Men Behaving Badly: Interviews with the cast, writer, director and producer tell the behind-the-screens story of Men Behaving Badly, a show which changed the face of British sitcom.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-08-19 21:00:00
Men Behaving Badly: Interviews with the cast, writer, director and producer tell the behind-the-screens story of Men Behaving Badly, a show which changed the face of British sitcom.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-05-07 17:00:00
The behind-the-screens story of The Good Life is told through interviews with the cast, writers and producers. Then a Lottery Update.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-05-06 19:00:00
The behind-the-screens story of The Good Life is told through interviews with the cast, writers and producers. Then a Lottery Update.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-04-09 14:10:00
The story of One Foot in the Grave, the comic masterpiece from the pen of writer David Renwick.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-04-09 13:10:00
The story of One Foot in the Grave, the comic masterpiece from the pen of writer David Renwick.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-03-02 22:35:00
Alas Smith & Jones: The story of the graduates who debuted in Not the Nine O'Clock News and went on to found their own production company and influence comedy for many years to come.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-02-23 22:35:00
Series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at 1980s romantic sitcom Just Good Friends, which starred Jan Francis and Paul Nicholas.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-02-16 22:35:00
The Office: The series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's cult classic, The Office.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-02-09 22:35:00
Don't Wait Up: The series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at 1980s sitcom Don't Wait Up, which starred Nigel Havers as a young doctor living with his posh father.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-02-02 22:35:00
New Statesman: Series charting the history of the best of British comedy looks at Marks and Gran's 1980s sitcom The New Statesman, with Rik Mayall as an unscrupulous Tory MP.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-01-19 22:35:00
Bread: Comedy Connections goes behind the scenes of one of the most successful comedies of the last thirty years, Bread, created by Carla Lane.

> Comedy Connections on BBC One at 2007-01-12 22:35:00
The story of One Foot in the Grave, the comic masterpiece from the pen of writer David Renwick.

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