❉ Paul Abbott revels in John Finnemore’s world of silly imagery, to-and-fro knockabout routines, nested gags and an obsession with amusing animals.
❉ Fundraising Doctor Who-related free eBook from Season27 Books.
❉ Mark Owen looks back on the ITV sitcom about three generations of women in one family, first shown on this day in 1988.
❉ Announcing a concept album featuring a galaxy of stars.
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering: This week, writer, broadcaster and T-Rexpert, Mark Paytress.
❉ The anarchic genius of Kenny Everett, on what would have been his 72nd birthday.
❉ Tracy-Ann Oberman on her iconic roles, comedy CV, cult faves, ‘Bette & Joan & Baby Jane’ and being a rebellious geek.
Alice Lowe’s ‘Prevenge’ in UK cinemas from 10 February 2017