Wednesday, 11 March 2009


Every second year since 1989, Comic Relief ( organizes Red Nose Day. This charity event is the occasion of great funny television moments for good causes. Red Nose Day 2009 will happen on Friday March 13th, on BBC One and BBC Two from 7.00pm till 1.30am.

« Comic Relief: Funny for Money is all set to be one hell of a TV extravaganza on Red Nose Night. Featuring the best in British entertainment and comedy, including the last ever French & Saunders film parody; a bespoke sketch from the team behind Gavin & Stacey; special Red Nose treats from The Royle Family; the cast of Outnumbered; Ricky Gervais and Little Britain. David Tennant will be a guest presenter and there will be a special Top of the Pops show.»

Comic Relief does Top of the Pops will be on BBC Two at 10.00pm. Note that Comic Relief: Funny for Money (starting on BBC One from 7pm) will also show a one-off special Red Nose Day mini adventure of The Sarah Jane Adventures guest starring comedy legend Ronnie Corbett (

Everybody remembers highlights of previous years such as Doctor Who and the Curse of Fatal Death (1999), with Rowan Atkinson, and the great Dennis Waterman with Little Britain in 2007 - one of your humble servant's favourite moments, as I'm a huge fan of Mr Waterman (

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