Bizarre but hilarious. Set in the fictional town of Royston Vasey.
2 FATHER TED: Following three priests - Father Ted, Father Dougal and Father Jack, and their housekeeper Mrs Doyle.
3 I'M ALAN PARTRIDGE: Starring a loathsome radio and TV presenter who stumbles from one mishap to another.
4 STEPTOE AND SON: Steptoe is a vile, cold-hearted man and his son, Harold, wants to leave his father and move up in the world instead of selling junk.
5 BLACK BOOKS: A book store run by a pessimistic, drunken chain smoker who doesn't have a heart.
6 SPACED: The sitcom which launched Simon Pegg on his way to superstardom.
7 PORRIDGE: Tells the story of a habitual criminal sent to prison.
8 THE OFFICE: Ricky Gervais's finest work came on this series.
9 ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: The show follows Eddy and Patsy who are rude, vulgar, immature and always hilarious.
10 THE MIGHTY BOOSH: Surreal show that never failed to raise a laugh.