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Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest.

Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy.

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Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest.

Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy.Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From November 2008. Episode 1 of 6.

Simon Mayo's guests are Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From November 2008. Episode 1 of 6.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From November 2008.

Josh Howie, Stephen K Amos, Barry Cryer

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Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From December 2008.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson and Roy Walker.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker.

Sarah Millican, Milton Jones, Adrian Walsh

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Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From December 2008.

guests Josie Long, Ed Byrne, Mick Miller

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Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From December 2008.

Holly Walsh, Justin Moorhouse, Barry Cryer

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With host Simon Mayo and team captains Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From December 2008.

Russell Kane, Phil Nichol, Johnny Carson

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Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest.

Simon Mayo discovers which generation is the funniest. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker. From January 2009.

Steven Hall, Rhod Gilbert, Stan Boardman

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Which generation is the funniest? With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Adrian Walsh.

Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Adrian Walsh are joined by Kevin Bridges, Jason Byrne and Johnnie Casson.

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Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other.

Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Adrian Walsh are joined by Jack Whitehall, Sarah Kendall and Ronnie Golden.

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Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne and Johnnie Casson are joined by Jared Christmas, Mark Watson and Eddie Large.

Which generation is the funniest? With Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne and Johnnie Casson.

With Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne, Johnnie Casson, Mark Watson and Eddie Large.

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With Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne, Johnnie Casson, Mike Wozniak, Robin Ince and Ted Robbins.

Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne and Johnnie Casson are joined by Mike Wozniak, Robin Ince and Ted Robbins.

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Simon Mayo chairs. With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker.

Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Ed Byrne and Johnnie Casson are joined by Tom Wrigglesworth, John Bishop and Tom O'Connor.

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With Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter, Roy Walker, Hills Barker and Cannon and Ball.

Simon Mayo hosts the comedy show that pits the comic generations against each other to find out which is the funniest.

Team captains Jon Richardson, Lucy Porter and Roy Walker are joined by Hills Barker and Cannon and Ball.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Henry Paker, Lucy Porter is joined by Miles Jupp and Tom O'Connor teams up with Duggie Brown.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Holly Walsh is joined by Henry Paker, Lucy Porter is joined by Miles Jupp and Tom O'connor teams up with Duggie Brown

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Jon Richardson is joined by Andi Osho, Rufus Hound teams up with Andrew Maxwell and Ted Robbins is paired with both Roger De Courcey and Nookie Bear.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Jon Richardson is joined by Andi Osho, Rufus Hound teams up with Andrew Maxwell and Ted Robbins is paired with both Roger De Courcey and Nookie Bear.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Sean Walsh, Lucy Porter teams up with Hal Cruttenden and Tom O'Connor is paired with Dave Spikey.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Holly Walsh is joined by Sean Walsh, Lucy Porter teams up with Hal Cruttenden and Tom O'connor is paired with Dave Spikey.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Tom Deacon, Rufus Hound teams up with Henning Wehn and Ted Robbins is paired with Billy Pearce.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Holly Walsh is joined by Tom Deacon, Rufus Hound teams up with Henning Wehn and Ted Robbins is paired with Billy Pearce.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Jon Richardson is joined by Carl Donnelly, Lucy Porter is joined by Justin Edwards and Tom O'Connor teams up with Norman Lovett.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Jon Richardson is joined by Carl Donnelly, Lucy Porter is joined by Justin Edwards and Tom O'connor teams up with Norman Lovett.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Andrew Lawrence, Rufus Hound teams up with Paul Foot and Ted Robbins is paired with Stu Francis.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews.

This week Holly Walsh is joined by Andrew Lawrence, Rufus Hound teams up with Paul Foot and Ted Robbins is paired with Stu Francis.

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Simon Mayo's battle of comedy generations.

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Simon Mayo's battle of comedy generations.

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Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Seann Walsh, Lucy Porter teams up with Hal Cruttenden and Tom O'Connor is paired with Dave Spikey.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews

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Simon Mayo hosts the three-way battle between the comedy generations to find out which is the funniest. Will it be the Up-and-Comers, the Current Crop or the Old Guard who will be crowned, for one week at least, as the Golden Age of Comedy. This week Holly Walsh is joined by Tom Deacon, Rufus Hound teams up with Henning Wehn and Ted Robbins is paired with Billy Pearce.

Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.

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Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.