Date: 6th September 2000

Fawlty Towers Judged Best BritishTV Show Ever

The classic John Cleese comedy series Fawlty Towers has been voted the best British television show in history. The series topped a list of 100 best TV programs determined by a poll of 1,600 influential members of the industry conducted by the British Film Institute. Seventy-two of the 100 programs were carried by the BBC.

Source: Studio Briefing