Christmas Comedy Countdown

VOTE & WIN AN iPAD!

As The Home of Delightfully Awkward British Comedy, BBC Entertainment boasts a mighty stable of madcap characters – and we want to know who tops your list.

Cast your vote for the character or characters that make you laugh the loudest for a chance to bag a 16GB iPad!

Voting closes on Saturday 7 December. The top ten – voted by you – will be revealed in the Christmas Comedy Countdown, broadcast Sunday 29 December - Wednesday 1 January. So make a date to wave goodbye to 2013 and start the New Year with a big giggle, BBC Entertainment style.

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Bill Porter

No run-of-the-mill mum...

[2point4 Children]

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Edina & Patsy

Absolutely outrageous... sweetie, darling!

[Absolutely Fabulous]

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Jimmy Venables

A hapless dad who can kick the bottle but can't shake his ex-mother-in-law...

[After You've Gone]

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Alan Partridge

Toe-curling radio chat with the king of cringe...

[Mid Morning Matters]

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Lionel & Jean Mary Hardcastle

Wedlock isn't always a bed of roses...

[As Time Goes By]

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Simon Doonan

On a mission to add glamour and make the world a better place...

[Beautiful People]

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Baldrick & Blackadder

The plan-loving dumb-and-dumber duo from yesteryears...

[Blackadder]

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Jedrington Secret-Past

A proprietor with some funny old-fashioned secrets...

[The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff]

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Richard Dickens

Care home assistant by day and musician by night...

[The Café]

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Omar Baba & Precious Little

Mr cheap seats and Mrs lazy bones...

[Come Fly With Me]

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Sergeant Wilson & Captain Mainwaring

Waging slapstick warfare and tomfoolery...

[Dad's Army]

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Basil Fawlty & Manuel

Misunderstandings galore...

[Fawlty Towers]

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Martin Goodman & Jim Bell

Love thy neighbour...

[Friday Night Dinner]

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Gavin Shipman & Neil Smith

Best buds and bromancers...

[Gavin & Stacey]

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Kim Wilde

A nurse irked by pointless form-filling and political correctness...

[Getting On]

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Becky & Steve

Bedsit love...

[Him & Her]

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Moz

Cannabis capers...

[Ideal]

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Hyacinth Bucket & Onslow

Posh and slob...

[Keeping Up Appearances]

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Compo & Clegg

Taking Yorkshire by storm....

[Last of the Summer Wine]

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Marjorie Dawes & Vicky Pollard

Fighting fat and delinquent rants...

[Little Britain]

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Ben & Nick Harper

The apple doesn't fall far from the (stupid) tree...

[My Family]

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Thermoman

Hot and cold funnies with a dim-witted superhero...

[My Hero]

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David Brent & Gareth Keenan

Partners in (paper) crime...

[The Office]

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Roy Bowden & Tom Finnan

Aged blokes behaving badly...

[The Old Guys]

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Victor Meldrew

'I don't believe it!'

[One Foot in the Grave]

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Rodney & Derek Trotter

A couple of plonkers...

[Only Fools and Horses]

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Adam Smallbone

Divine laughs...

[Rev.]

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Jim Royle & Denise Best

Small talk and nonsense...

[The Royle Family]

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Tommy Saxondale

A pest-controller with panache...

[Saxondale]

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Ian Fletcher & Siobhan Sharpe

Olympic shenanigans...

[Twenty Twelve]

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