All about the creator of Last Of The Summer Wine and Open All Hours.
Step back in time to the first series - The Black Adder - with added Brian Blessed!
It's back to the Elizabethan era for series two of Blackadder - hey, nonny, nonny.
Pictures from the series where Blackadder proved himself a Regency buck.
Back to the trenches of World War I for Blackadder and Baldrick
Take a trip to Torquay with a holiday album devoted to its most famous hotel.
The hit comedy tracing Jim Hacker rise to the top spot in UK politics.
Open up our gallery packed with shots of the Royles through the ages.
Take a flick through the Harper family album - less painful than a trip to the dentist.
A gallery devoted to the show minus The Fallen Madonna (with the big boobies).
From flight crew to check-in and from paparazzi to passengers, meet the stars of the show.
Catch-up on all the action from series one of the outrageous sitcom.
Some memorable lines from the most recent instalment of Ab Fab.
Some memorable lines from the Ab Fab episode "Job".
Get the low down on the first series of Miranda.
Check out these great images from series 1 of Miranda.
Ahhh haaa! Smell my cheese! It can only be Alan Partridge.
Check out these great images from the first series of Mrs Brown's Boys.
Get all the goings on from the crazy and colourful world of Agnes Brown.
Have a butchers at our gallery devoted to Jo Brand's new panel show about the sitcom.
We take a trip down memory lane, with a gallery devoted to the sitcoms featured in Show 1.
Find out who's related to who in comedy's newest family.
We count down five things you (probably) didn't know about the US comedy series
We reveal five things you (probably) didn't know about the spellbinding series
What have we found out during our most recent spell inside HMP Slade?
Take a look at pictures of some of the best bits from Monty Python Live (Mostly).
We reveal five things you (probably) didn't know about the 1950s-set sitcom
Series 1 summed up nicely in five pictures.
Keep up with all the family politics, laughs and arguments from the new series.
Meet some of the regulars you might bump into around Hooky Street.
See what's happening at Christmas Gold
See the episodes we're showing at Gold in tribute to the late Andrew Sachs
See the British comedians and comedy actors who are watching some classic clips.
Henry IX is our new show here at Gold, but what's it all about?
Two new retrospective specials featuring Sir David Jason are set to arrive at Gold.
Ricky share his experiences as a comedian.
The votes are in! See the funniest festive jokes for 2016.
Top 10 side splitters that won our funniest joke of 2013 Twitter competition.
The latest instalment of this legendary political sitcom.
Best known for his performances as Jim Hacker and Jerry Leadbetter
One of Britain's most highly regarded actors, with Sir Humphrey his finest comic roles.
The exploits of James Hacker MP and his rise from Department of Administrative Affairs
All about the original series featuring PM Jim Hacker and Sir Humphrey Appleby.
Delve into the sparkling career of Ben Elton right here
A shift to the Elizabethan era and a change of focus for the series.
Writer, director and Comic Relief mastermind, Richard Curtis is a British institution.
Back to the beginning with a look behind the scenes of The Black Adder.
Back to the time when Blackadder became a hit - with practically everyone quoting it.
Whereas his predecessor clashed with Elizabeth I, Blackadder the Third faced Prince Regent
The trenches of World War One is the unlikely setting for the fourth series.
Forget Judi Dench or Cate Blanchett – the finest screen Elizabeth I is Miranda Richardson.
From blundering Mr Bean to cruelly cunning Blackadder, we celebrate the career of Rowan.
Find out all about the blundering Lord Percy and weaselly Captain Darling.
From child star to Baldrick to Time Team, trace the cunning career of Tony Robinson.
Get the scoop on the QI host, top tweeter, playwright, comedian, traveller and actor.
Writer and actor John Cleese is a legend in the comedy world.
Fawlty Towers is the classic example of the short and perfectly formed sitcom.
Prunella Scales is one of Britain's best-loved actresses with Fawlty Towers a highpoint.
When Fawlty Towers closed its doors for the last time, what became of the cast?
There's a new vicar in the village called Gerry - but she's a woman who likes nun jokes.
We pick our favourite Dibley moment, but do you agree with our choice?
One half of comedy duo, French and Saunders, she's part of our comic royalty.
The everyday working-class housebound existence of Jim Royle and family.
Allow us to enlighten you about Britain's first family with 10 top facts.
Ricky Tomlinson has come a long way from poor wartime beginnings to TV and cinema star.
Meet Ben, a disgruntled dentist, his long-suffering wife Susan and their three children.
Robert Lindsay has proved himself adept in comedy, musicals and drama on stage and screen.
The creator of My Family talks about the show's early days and making it in the UK.
Victoria Wood served up a treat with her first sitcom, set in a staff canteen
Victoria Wood has built a career in comedy, on stage, screen and sitcom.
Straddling the worlds of comedy and drama, Julie Walters is one of our best-loved stars.
Just how did the Beeb go about bringing the Trotters to our TV screens?
Don't be a plonker! Follow our golden rules on How to Be a Trotter.
We tracked down one of the best known faces on British TV for a quick chinwag.
Here are the ten best Only Fools moments as voted by Gold viewers. In reverse order...
We look at the best (or should that be worst?) scams Del has trotted out.
All about the show that gave retirement a bad name and made us yell "I don't believe it!"
We caught up with the BAFTA-winning actress, also known for her role in Calendar Girls.
Take a magazine editor, a PR professional, gallons of Bollinger and you have Ab Fab.
June Whitfield has been a comedy great for decades. Here's a quick guide to her life.
Sitcom from the pen of Roy Clarke creator of Open All Hours and Last of the Summer Wine.
Patricia Routledge, busybody sleuth Hetty Wainthropp and super snob Hyacinth Bucket.
All about the family sitcom with a difference, from the creators of Drop the Dead Donkey.
Ronnie Barker stars as old lag Stanley Fletcher, with Richard Beckinsale as Lennie Godber.
The writers, Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, take us on a behind-the-scenes tour.
How did a humble lad from Bedford become one of the greatest performers of his generation?
Our top ten episodes that make it abundantly clear why Porridge's popularity has endured.
Written by Roy Clarke, Open All Hours was inspired by a Two Ronnies sketch.
The world's longest running sitcom set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Homfirth.
We speak to the star of The Green, Green Grass and Only Fools and Horses.
We catch-up with the star of The Green Green Grass and Only Fools and Horses.
Escape to the country with a difference, as Boycie and Marlene go on the run.
All about the sitcom where love blossoms at last for Jean and Lionel.
The classic comedy about midlife crisis and for some thoughts turn to pigs and veg.
The idea of opposites attracting is a sitcom staple, with To the Manor Born the best.
Gordon Brittas is a leisure centre manager with a dream - and a clipboard to carry it out.
We look back at the hit sitcom where farce was mixed WWII history.
They're making and they're taking. We take a slice of Bread and go behind the scenes.