Wednesday 09 August 2017, 17:13
BBC Genome's occasional Scrapbook series looks back at past years in broadcasting. In 2001, TV highlights include The Office, Celebrity Big Brother and an Only Fools And Horses Christmas special.
Sunday 11 December 2016, 07:00
A look at the alternative, non-festive and downright grumpy Christmas listings.
Wednesday 04 May 2016, 10:00
As sitcom Bread celebrates its 30th birthday, we take a look at the pedigree of comic writer Carla Lane.
Sunday 14 February 2016, 10:00
Guest blogger Aaron Brown digs into the archives and reminds us of some of the sitcoms that failed to turn into surefire hits.
Sunday 27 September 2015, 10:00
A look at the work and career of legendary comedy-writing partnership, Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.
Monday 24 August 2015, 11:00
A look at short-lived 1990s comedies as suggested by Genome users on social media.
Friday 21 August 2015, 10:00
A look at the BBC comedies of the 1990s that failed to make a lasting impact and now languish in the listings.
Friday 31 July 2015, 13:14
On July 31st, 1968, episode one of Dad's Army, "in which our hero forms a platoon of Local Defence Volunteers to defend our island home", was broadcast.