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The Young Offenders: Series 1 review - *SPOILERS*

I discovered the Irish show – which can be found in full on BBC iPlayer – through a recommendation and, shamefully, postponed watching it for a few weeks because it looked cheap and tacky. 589 more words


Inside No. 9: The use of time to tell the story of Once Removed - *SPOILERS*

Since the inception of Inside No. 9 back in 2014, Reece Shearsmith’s and Steve Pemberton’s anthology series has consistently provided shocking, dark twists, with sprinklings of heart-warming humour in each individual episode, and the third episode of series four, Once Removed, is no different. 651 more words


The League of Gentlemen Anniversary Specials

*Contains spoilers*

The first time I ever watched ‘The League of Gentlemen’ was on the night of its television debut – BBC Two, 10pm on the 11th January 1999. 8,285 more words

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The League of Gentlemen Review - Series 4 Episode 3: Royston Vasey Mon Amour

A hilarious final visit to the worlds most unsavory town. The creators of this cult BBC show can bow out in style.


Early on in this episode a sign appears on a lamp-post with a notice stating “should have ended after season one”. 630 more words


The League of Gentlemen Review - Series 4 Episode 2: Save Royston Vasey

In the second part of this excellent reunion, we catch up with more of the oddball characters of Royston Vasey as the community comes together to save the town. 650 more words


The League of Gentlemen Review - Series 4 Episode 1: Return to Royston Vasey

Two decades on from their creation, The League are back and just as twisted and hilarious as ever.


Welcome back to Royston Vasey – A local town for local people. 533 more words


Kayvan Novak on Fonejacker, Celebrity Voicemail and Chris Morris {The i Paper 11/12/2017}

Kayvan Novak, the BAFTA award-winning, shape-shifting comedian behind Fonejacker and Britain Today Tonight, is back with Celebrity Voicemail

As I voice my trepidation at calling the country’s most infamous phone prankster, Kayvan Novak assures me that he’s off-duty. 1,274 more words