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Poll: Best Long Running British TV Comedy

Which of these UK TV comedy shows* that lasted at least 4 series is the funniest?

*Scripted mainly comedy shows, no talk shows, game shows or shows where the comedy part was secondary/incidental, and only entirely UK productions. Limited to the 31 most popular shows based on IMDb ratings (2,000 votes or more) plus the 4 longest running shows with fewer votes.

Check out this poll for shows that lasted less than 4 series.

Discuss the list here.

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    'Allo 'Allo (1982)

    9 series
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    The Army Game (1957)

    5 series, but significantly longer series than common in UK
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    The Avengers (1961)

    7 series
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    A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987)

    4 series
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    Absolutely Fabulous (1992)

    6 series
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    Are You Being Served? (1972)

    10 series
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    Being Human (2008)

    5 series
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    The Benny Hill Show (1969)

    19 series
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    The Black Adder (1982)

    4 series + specials
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    Bodger and Badger (1989)

    9 series
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    ChuckleVision (1987)

    21 series
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    Coupling (2000)

    4 series
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    Dad's Army (1968)

    9 series
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    Doc Martin (2004)

    6 series
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    How Not to Live Your Life (2007)

    4 series
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    The IT Crowd (2006)

    4 series + special
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    Jeeves and Wooster (1990)

    4 series
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    Keeping Up Appearances (1990)

    5 series
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    Last of the Summer Wine (1973)

    31 series
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    Little Britain (2003)

    4 series
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    British Men Behaving Badly (1992)

    7 series
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    Mind Your Language (1977)

    4 series
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    Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969)

    4 series
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    My Family (2000)

    11 series
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    Not Going Out (2006)

    6 series
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    One Foot in the Grave (1990)

    6 series
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    Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)

    9 series
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    Outnumbered (2007)

    5 series
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    Peep Show (2003)

    9 series
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    Red Dwarf (1988)

    10 series
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    Teachers (2001)

    4 series
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    That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006)

    4 series
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    The Thick of It (2005)

    4 series
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    The Vicar of Dibley (1994)

    5 series
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    Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001)

    9 series