The Sitcom Map of the British Isles by Paulychilds

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If you know where to look then Britain and Ireland are a very funny place to be!

A map of the UK charting 32 sitcoms across the British Isles – all locations and shows are as follows. Fictional locations are denoted by (f).

In London:

Black Books – Bloomsbury
Citizen Smith – Tooting
Only Fools & Horses – Peckham
The IT Crowd – City of London
The Mighty Boosh – Dalston
Yes Minister – Westminster

In the rest of England:

Bread – Liverpool
Butterflies – Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Citizen Khan – Birmingham
Dad’s Army – Walmington-On-Sea, Kent (f)
Fawlty Towers – Torquay, Devon
Gavin & Stacey – Billericay, Essex (and Barry, South Wales)
Hi-De-Hi – Crimpton-On-Sea, Essex (f)
Hyperdrive – Peterborough Enterprise Zone, Cambridgeshire
I’m Alan Partridge – Norwich, Norfolk
Last Of The Summer Wine – Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
One Foot In The Grave – Bournemouth, Dorset
Open All Hours – Balby, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Phoenix Nights – Bolton, Lancashire
Porridge – HMP Slade, Cumberland (f)
The Brittas Empire – Whitbury Newtown, Hampshire (f)
The League of Gentlemen – Royston Vasey, Derbyshire (f)
The Likely Lads – Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
The Office – Slough, Berkshire
The Royle Family – Manchester
The Vicar Of Dibley – Dibley, Oxfordshire (f)
Two Pints Of Lager & A Packet of Crisps – Runcorn, Cheshire
Wild West – St Gweep, Cornwall (f)

In Scotland:

Rab C Nesbitt – Govan, Glasgow
The High Life – Prestwick Airport, Ayrshire

In Wales:

Gavin & Stacey – Barry Island (and Billericay, Essex)

In The Republic of Ireland:

Father Ted – Craggy Island (f)
Mrs Brown’s Boys – Dublin


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