02/09/2011 04:56 BST | Updated 01/11/2011 05:12 GMT

Why The BBC Should See The funny Side Of Risqué Humour

Titter ye not! According to John Lloyd, creator of the panel show QI, Frankie Howerd’s comedy catchphrase has become the deathless maxim of BBC executives. For they have decreed that Lloyd’s popular quiz creation should return to BBC2 after its winning blend of intriguing facts, suggestive repartee and saucy badinage was considered too risqué for pre-watershed BBC1 audiences.