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 a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.
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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.
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.
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Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews 
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Devised and Produced by Ashley Blaker and Bill Matthews 
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