Little Britain
Little Britain is a British character-based comedy sketch show which was first broadcast on BBC
The British Broadcasting Corporation is a British public service broadcaster. Its headquarters is at Broadcasting House in the City of Westminster, London. It is the largest broadcaster in the world, with about 23,000 staff...

 radio and then turned into a television show. It was written by comic duo David Walliams
David Walliams
David Edward Walliams is an English comedian, writer and actor, known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the TV sketch show Little Britain and its predecessor Rock Profile...

 and Matt Lucas
Matt Lucas
Matthew Richard "Matt" Lucas is an English comedian, screenwriter and actor best known for his acclaimed work with David Walliams in the television show Little Britain; as well as for his portrayals of the scorekeeping baby George Dawes in the comedy panel game Shooting Stars, Tweedledee and...

. The show's title is an amalgamation of the terms 'Little England
Little Englander
Little Englander is an epithet applied in criticisms of English people who are regarded as "xenophobic" and/or overly nationalistic and are often accused of being "ignorant" and "boorish". It is applied to opponents of globalism; for instance those who are against membership of the European Union...

' and 'Great Britain', and is also the name of a Victorian
Victorian architecture
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 neighbourhood and modern street in London.

The show comprises sketches involving exaggerated parodies of British people from all walks of life in various situations familiar to the British.

Carol Beer: Computer says no. cough

Andy:Yeah, I know.

Andy:I don't like it!

Andy:I want that one!

Lou: What a kerfuffle!


Emily Howard: I am a lay-dee!

Viv Seaton: OH he was GAWJUS!

Daffyd Thomas:I'm the only gay in the village!

Ray McCooney: Yeeeeees.