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British Sitcoms


  1. Which is the most watched series in Northern Ireland since records began in 2002?
  2. In a series of four period British sitcoms, what was the first name of Blackadder?
  3. Who had a sister with a Mercedes, swimming pool, and room for a pony?
  4. Which occupation is shared by Ben Harper in My Family and Ben Parkinson in Butterflies?

  5. In which sitcom did a couple call their spare bedroom 'The Polly Wolly Doodle Room'?
  6. In which sitcom was it asked about vegeterian Emma: "Can she have wafer thin ham?"?
  7. Born Solomon Joel Cohen in 1913, in South Africa, who was a regular cast member of Hancock's Half Hour?
  8. What sort of lamp made Humphrey queezy when Mildred sat him next to it?
  9. Which sitcom was a parody of the BBC wartime drama Secret Army?
  10. What is Mr. Humphries' famous two word catchphrase?
  11. Which actress played Twinkle in the sitcom Dinnerladies?
  12. What was student Alan Moore studying?
  13. On what sort of trip did something happen with Stacey’s uncle Bryn and her brother Jason?
  14. Bootsie and Snudge was a spin-off sequel to which 1950's sitcom?
  15. The Cockfields is set in which English county?
  16. Which British mockumentary sitcom featured cousins Kerry and Lee Mucklowe living in a small village in the Cotswolds?
  17. Which sitcom was described by The Guardian in 2008 as "two conspicuously middle-aged men" and "an endless array of improbably available 'dolly birds'"?
  18. Dad's Army's Captain Mainwaring and Fawlty Tower's Sybil both went into hospital for an operation for the same problem. What?
  19. Who worked for Alan Parry, at his printing firm Parry Print Ltd?
  20. Who claims to have slept with every member of the Rolling Stones, and one of the Beatles?


  1. Derry Girls
  2. Edmund
  3. Hyacinth Bucket (Keeping Up Appearances)
  4. Dentists
  5. Ever Decreasing Circles
  6. The Royle Family
  7. Sid James
  8. Lava Lamp (George and Mildred)
  9. 'Allo 'Allo!
  10. I'm free (Are You Being Served?)
  11. Maxine Peake
  12. Medicine (Rising Damp)
  13. A fishing trip (Gavin and Stacey)
  14. The Army Game
  15. Isle of Wight
  16. This Country
  17. On The Buses
  18. Ingrown toenail
  19. Rodney Trotter (Only Fools and Horses)
  20. Patsy Stone (Absolutely Fabulous)