British Comedy

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How Tim and Dawn's Office kiss changed British comedy

Twenty years ago, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant made one of the best Christmas specials in TV history. And its will-they-won't-they romance heralded a new era for British sitcoms - in which love wasn't played for laughs

Sandi Toksvig: 'I'm distressed by anti-trans 'radical feminists''

Lucy Beaumont: 'The last six panel shows I've been on, I've been the only woman'

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Sharon Horgan and Jo Brand win honoured at Comedy Women in Print Prize

Jessica Fostekew's Wench is a relentlessly funny take on sexuality and dating