Grace Dent presents a conversational history of radio comedy, from 1975 to 2005.
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A selection of clips from recent and upcoming comedy programmes.
Paul Schlesinger talks about the popularity of Goodness Gracious Me with Meera Syal.
Richard Herring shares his first Week Ending sketch notebook.
Hugh Denis and Jim Eldridge on The Mary Whitehouse Experience
Angus Deayton shares the secrets of broadcasting innuendo on Radio 4