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TitleRepeatedComments
Anything Legal20091115 (BBC7)
20091116 (BBC7)

With business struggling, Charles and George turn to nanny.

From January 1985.

Stars Donald Hewlett and Michael Knowles.

Ballylenon20090419 (BBC7)
20090420 (BBC7)

The Americans are desperate to identify the owner of the Hoover cottage.

From 1956.

1956 sleepy Irish town whimsy with TP McKenna.

Choice Grenfell20091011 (BBC7)
20091012 (BBC7)
20091101 (BBC7)
20091102 (BBC7)

Maureen Lipman reinterprets the monologues, letters and songs of Joyce Grenfell.

Maureen Lipman reinterprets the monologues, letters and songs of comedienne and writer Joyce Grenfell.

From January 1999.

Maureen Lipman compiles and reinterprets monologues, letters and songs by Joyce Grenfell.

Maureen Lipman compiles and reinterprets monologues, letters and songs originally written and performed by Joyce Grenfell.

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show20090531 (BBC7)
20090601 (BBC7)

The showbiz legend gives a lecture to impress the Egyptology Society - but there's a strict dress code.

Stars Steve Delaney.

The showbiz legend gives a lecture to impress the Egyptology Society.

Country Matters20090628 (BBC7)
20090629 (BBC7)

Dave and Cathy leave the city, hoping to find pastoral idyll in Drayton Warlock.

Stars Jonathan Tafler and Lesley Sharp.

Creme De La Crime20090628 BT=1545 (BBC7)
20090629 BT=0345 (BBC7)

Michael Feydeau aka TV's Inspector Niblett and expert David Pershore set sail for murder afloat.

Stars Punt and Dennis.

Micheal Feydeau, Inspector Niblett, and David Pershore set sail for murder afloat.

Dead Ringers20090426 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20090427 (BBC7)
20090802 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20090803 (BBC7)
20090816 (BBC7)
20090928 (BBC7)
20091130 (BBC7)

More celeb sound-alikes with a shock vicar in 'The Archers' and Doctor Who on the phone.

More celeb sound-alikes with a musical Doctor Who and Dale Winton in his showbiz trench.

More celeb sound-alikes with Doctor Who's Dalek sleepover and Brian Sewell gets married.

With Jon Culshaw.

From September 2001.

More celeb sound-alikes as Simon Bates phones a plumber and David Bowie calls the council.

With Jan Ravens.

From August 2001.

More celeb sound-alikes with tea-time for Alan Bennett and horror at the Simon Bates Hotel

From April 2001.

Desmond Olivier Dingle's Compleat Life And Works Of William Shakespeare20090419 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20090420 BT=0430 (BBC7)

The Royal Dingle Company's voyage around the Bard examines his comedies.

Stars Patrick Barlow and guest Richard E Grant.

Desperate Fishwives20100124 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20100125 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Doric pensioner Faither tries to avoid the dreaded Selma and Eddie.

From August 2008.

Doric pensioner Faither tries his hardest to avoid the dreaded Selma and Eddie.

Sketch show set in Aberdeen.

Does The Team Think?20090621 (BBC7)
20090622 (BBC7)
20090809 (BBC7)
20090810 (BBC7)

Alan Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Ben Miller and Rowland Rivron answer the questions.

Alan Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Ben Miller and Rowland Rivron answer questions set by the audience.

Hosted by Vic Reeves.

Alan Carr, Jools Holland, Ben Miller and Pauline McGlynn field questions from the audience

Alan Carr, Jools Holland, Ben Miller and Pauline McGlynn answer questions set by the audience.

Double Income, No Kids Yet20090913 (BBC7)
20090914 (BBC7)

Lucy sets up David's party, but their mates seem too busy with kids.

From June 2001.

Stars David Tennant and Elizabeth Carling.

Down The Line20100214 (BBC7)
20100215 (BBC7)

Award-winning spoof phone-in show, with talk radio host Gary Bellamy.

Stars Rhys Thomas.

Stars Rhys Thomas and Paul Whitehouse.

From May 2006.

Flywheel, Shyster And Flywheel20100103 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20100104 (BBC7)

The shady lawyer tries to swing a prize fight.

From June 1990.

The Marx Brothers' lost shows recreated.

With Michael Roberts.

I Think I've Got A Problem20090705 (BBC7)
20090706 (BBC7)

Tom gets a courier job to Spain, but his 'imaginary' band causes plane mayhem.

Stars Suggs and Bob Monkhouse.

From July 2001.

From 2001.

I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again20091220 (BBC7)

The cult sketch comedy's debut.

Stars Tim Brooke-taylor, John Cleese, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie.

From April 1964.

Stars Tim Brooke-taylor and John Cleese.

Instant Sunshine: Reasonably Together Again20090621 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090622 BT=0330 (BBC7)
20091220 (BBC7)

The humorous singing quartet of David Barlow, Peter Christie, Miles Kington and Alan Maryon-Davis entertain.

From April 1985.

The quartet of David Barlow, Peter Christie, Miles Kington and Alan Maryon-Davis entertain

Instant Sunshine: Seasonably Together Again20091227 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20091228 (BBC7)

Festive fun from David Barlow, Peter Christie, Miles Kington and Alan Maryon-Davis.

Festive fun from the singing quartet of David Barlow, Peter Christie, Miles Kington and Alan Maryon-Davis.

From December 1985.

J Kingston Platt's Showbiz Handbook20090426 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090427 BT=0330 (BBC7)

The man of many parts uses all of his experience to discuss old chum Brian Allington.

The man of many parts uses the wealth and poverty of his experience to discuss old chum Brian Allington.

Stars Peter Jones.

Just A Minute20090614 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20090615 (BBC7)
20090719 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20090720 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Nicholas Parsons with Clement Freud, Paul Merton, Tony Hawks and Charles Collingwood.

Nicholas Parsons with Clement Freud, Paul Merton, Tony Hawks and Charles Collingwood at the Wimbledon Theatre.

From March 2003.

Clement Freud, Derek Nimmo, Tony Hawks and Fred Macaulay join Nicholas Parsons in Glasgow.

Just Fancy20090614 (BBC7)
20090615 (BBC7)

A grumpy neighbour and a helicopter ride.

Gentle sketch show starring Eric Barker and wife Pearl Hackney.

From March 1951.

Ken Dodd's Christmas Cracker20091227 (BBC7)
20091228 (BBC7)

The King of Comedy hosts half an hour of festive frolics.

From December 1989.

With Colin Edwynn and Sybie Jones.

From December 1987.

Lines From My Grandfather's Forehead20091018 (BBC7)
20091019 (BBC7)
20091108 (BBC7)
20091109 (BBC7)

Improvement grants explained and a plumber muses on words.

Sketch comedy from July 1972.

Sketch comedy with Ronnie Barker and Pauline Yates.

From July 1972.

A bungling burglar, a struggling pianist and the Clegworthy family's Sunday.

From 1971.

Sketch comedy with Ronnie Barker.

From March 1971.

Morecambe And Wise20091227 (BBC7)
20091228 (BBC7)

The much-loved duo's special Christmas compilation.

With Brian Wilde and Percy Edwards.

The much-loved duo's special Christmas laughter compilation.

My Music20090503 (BBC7)
20090504 (BBC7)

Steve Race quizzes John Amis, Frank Muir, Ian Wallace and Denis Norden on buskers.

Steve Race quizzes John Amis, Frank Muir, Ian Wallace and Denis Norden on buskers and Julie Andrews.

From April 1990.

Punt And Dennis: It's Been A Bad Week20100110 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20100111 (BBC7)

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis make merry over political blunders and showbiz shenanigans.

With Stuart Maconie.

From February 1999.

Revolting People20091101 (BBC7)
20091102 (BBC7)

Ezekiel is not the father of his new son, but soon discovers the truth.

1770 America sitcom.

With Andy Hamilton and Jay Tarses.

Rigor Mortis20091004 (BBC7)
20091005 (BBC7)

A total lack of corpses sparks a dry spell the pathology lab.

From November 2004.

Stars Peter Davison and Geoffrey Whitehead.

Round The Horne20090621 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20090622 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Sea bound drama with Moby Duck and Kenneth Horne seeks a bona performer for the BBC's DG.

With Kenneth Williams.

From June 1966.

Sir Benjamin Fletcher20090719 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090720 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Rowan Atkinson's satirical investigation into the life of the fictional master orator.

Sounding Off With Mcgough20090524 BT=1515 (BBC7)
20090525 BT=0315 (BBC7)

Roger Mcgough's poetic reflections on the world's inhabitants.

Recorded at the Bath Festival.

Roger Mcgough's reflections on the world's inhabitants.

The michael Bentine Show20090426 (BBC7)
20090427 (BBC7)
20090531 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20090601 BT=0430 (BBC7)
20090614 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090615 BT=0330 (BBC7)

From a ghost hunter to a collector of holes - the ultimate one man show.

From May 1984.

From a ghost hunter to a collector of holes - the ultimate one man show, written by the host.

From tackling Britain's recession to film extra of the century - the ultimate one man show, written by the host.

From tackling Britain's recession to film extra of the century.

From the Metropolitan Police to a dead newsreader - the ultimate one man show.

From 1984.

From the Metropolitan Police to a dead newsreader - the ultimate one man show, written by the host.

From February 1984.

The Alan Davies Show20090517 BT=1630 (BBC7)
20090518 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Alan and friends find themselves locked in - a lot! The comedy actor's 1998 sitcom, with Ronnie Ancona and Alan Francis.

Alan and friends find themselves locked in - a lot! The comedy actor's 1998 sitcom.

The Big Fun Show20090705 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090706 BT=0330 (BBC7)
20090712 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20090713 (BBC7)

Sketch series with Paul Merton, Julian Clary, Tony Hawks and Josie Lawrence - before they hit the big time.

From February 1988.

Sketch series with Paul Merton, Julian Clary, Tony Hawks and Josie Lawrence.

From 1988.

From January 1988.

The Change20091025 BT=1530 (BBC7)

Sitcom about a troubled hormonal wife and a transvestite husband.

Stars Lynda Bellingham and Chris Ellison.

From November 2001.

The Flight Of The Conchords20100103 (BBC7)
20100104 (BBC7)

After the band splits, Jermaine holds auditions in the toilets.

From October 2005.

Stars Bret Mckenzie and Jemaine Clement.

The Goldfish Bowl20090628 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090629 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Goldfish Liam and Anton contemplate the meaning of their existence.

Written by and starring Shaun Prendergast with Hamish Mccoll.

The Harpoon20090628 (BBC7)
20090629 (BBC7)
20090726 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090727 BT=0330 (BBC7)
20091220 (BBC7)

The nostalgic spiffing spoof of adventure story papers for boys.

With Alistair Mcgowan and Peter Baynham.

From September 1991.

A star spangled American issue of the nostalgic spoof of boys' adventure story papers.

With Alistair Mcgowan.

From March 1994.

Shocker over Muffin the Mule in the nostalgic spoof of boys' adventure story papers.

From August 1992.

The House Of Milton Jones20090607 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090621 (BBC7)
20090622 (BBC7)
20090712 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20090713 BT=0330 (BBC7)

The surreal comedian helps plan a birthday for the twins.

What could possibly go wrong?

What could possibly go wrong? With Rosemary Leach.

From August 2003.

Has Milton pulled a Kiwi girl? Are Susan and Ian really mismatched? From July 2003.

Has Milton pulled a Kiwi girl? Are Susan and Ian really mismatched? More homely capers with the surreal funster.

From July 2003.

Aunt Dilys wants to move into an old people's home.

The surreal comedian's sitcom from July 2003.

With Rosemary Leach.

The In Crowd20090809 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20090810 (BBC7)

Sketch show from Manchester's Comedy Store with Robin Ince and Helen Moon.

Sketch show from Manchester's Comedy Store with Robin Ince, Helen Moon, Smug Roberts and Kate Ward.

From August 2001.

The Maltby Collection20091004 (BBC7)
20091005 (BBC7)

The new deputy museum curator gets a shock.

With Julian Rhind-tutt.

From June 2007.

Reginald Perrin writer David Nobbs' sitcom with Julian Rhind-tutt.

The Million Pound Radio Show20090719 (BBC7)
20090720 (BBC7)
20090802 (BBC7)
20090803 (BBC7)
20091011 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20091011 (BBC7)
20091012 (BBC7)

Sharp-edged banter and sketches with a topical flavour.

From October 1987.

With Andy Hamilton, Nick Revell and Harry Enfield.

With Andy Hamilton and Nick Revell

Starring Andy Hamilton and Nick Revell.

From August 1985.

With Andy Hamilton.

From July 1985

The Patrick And Maureen Maybe Music Experience20100214 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20100215 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Spoof radio show hosted by a husband and wife.

With Patrick Barlow.

From September 1999.

With Patrick Barlow, Imelda Staunton and Jack Davenport.

Trivia Test Match - Autumn 199220091101 BT=1530 (BBC7)
20091102 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Umpire Brian Johnston poses the questions to Willie Rushton, Denise Coffey, Tim Rice and Bill Tidy.

From September 1992.

Brian Johnston poses questions to Willie Rushton, Denise Coffey, Tim Rice and Bill Tidy.

We've Been Here Before20091025 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Clive Anderson's panel show of the past - with Jon Holmes, Simon Brett, Gyles Brandreth and Lewis Shaffer.

Clive Anderson is joined by Jon Holmes, Simon Brett, Gyles Brandreth and Lewis Shaffer.

Whispers20090927 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Gyles Brandreth chairs the scandals quiz with Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Jenny Colgan and Rosie Millard.

From October 2003.

Gyles Brandreth is joined by Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Jenny Colgan and Rosie Millard.