❉ Following the sudden death of Brian Pern in a segway mistake, BBC Four is to broadcast a special documentary, dedicated to the musician.
❉ When is a record label not a record label? When it’s BBC Records.
❉ Remembering the trailblazing work of Mary Tyler Moore who died unexpectedly on January 25 at 80 years old.
❉ “Tonight, Matthew, I’m Douglas Adams!” James Goss on novelising ‘The Pirate Planet’…
❉ Newly remastered in HD for this Blu-ray edition, Department S has never looked better!
❉ A revolutionary piece of television written by and for comedy obsessives first appeared on TV thirty years ago this month.
❉ The anarchic genius of Kenny Everett, on what would have been his 72nd birthday.
❉ The BBC Christmas tapes make interesting, infuriating, amusing and depressing viewing… But are they any good?
❉ What happened to the mini-episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus scheduled for Christmas Day 1969?
❉ ‘Crackanory’ returns from Monday 30 January on Dave, previewing exclusively on UKTV Play from Monday 23 January.