16/10/2012 08:37 BST

Rik Mayall And Ade Edmondson Scrap 'Bottom' Reunion

Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson’s 'Bottom' reunion series 'Hooligan’s Island' has been scrapped, can reveal. A BBC spokesperson confirmed that the comedy project, which was announced in August, will no longer be going ahead, but declined to comment further.

Adrian Edmondson gave an interview on Ollie Winberg’s BBC Radio Essex programme over the weekend, during which he was asked about the progress of the series and said: "There isn't a Bottom series four. There isn't anything."