Some good stuff listed already of which I will be repeating here. I have spent the last half hour writing down some of the tv shows I have particularly liked (and looking through my dvd collection) to get a pretty comprehensive list.Not in any order:Dramas1. Life on Mars2. Ashes to Ashes (although Life on Mars was better)3. Spooks4. Hustle5. Sherlock6. Wire in the Blood7. Waking the Dead8. Jonathan Creek9. Darling Buds of May10. A Touch of Frost11. Jeeves and Wooster12. Poirot13. Torchwood14. The Tudors (even with its historical inaccuracies)15. Pride and Prejudice16. I, Claudius17. Sharpe18. The Pillars of the Earth19. The Fades (just watching this at the moment and it's pretty good)20. Being Human21. Doctor WhoSituation/Sketch Comedies1. Porridge2. Blackadder3. Red Dwarf4. Only Fools and Horses5. Spaced6. Black Books7. Gavin and Stacey8. The Two Ronnies9. The Young Ones10. Men Behaving Badly11. Dad's Army12. Outnumbered13. Monty Python's Flying Circus14. Fawlty Towers15. Extras16. Drop th Dead Donkey17. Game On18. The Inbetweeners19. Bottom20. The League of Gentlemen21. Up Pompeii!22. Citizen Smith23. A Bit of Fry and Laurie24. Max and Paddy's Road to Nowhere25. Open All Hours26. The Thin Blue LineThat's my bumper list for now.