The British TV classic FAWLTY TOWERS has been voted the world's favourite BBC comedy.
The hit 70s sitcom, which saw John Cleese's belligerent BASIL FAWLTY frequently upset guests at a seaside hotel, has topped BBC PRIME's international poll - beating BLACKADDER GOES FORTH and Absolutely Fabulous.
BBC Prime boss DAVID WEILAND says, "We are delighted Fawlty Towers has come up trumps yet again."
The Top Ten BBC comedies:
1. FAWLTY TOWERS
2. KEEPING UP APPEARANCES
3. BLACKADDER GOES FORTH
4. ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS
5. YES MINISTER
6. THE VICAR OF DIBLEY
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