We've started watching the new episodes of Alan Partridge last night (via Gemma's iPhone, of all things). Busy Steve Coogan (we're also watching The Trip) reprises his role as the eponymous DJ, now working for North Norfolk Digital, with Tim Key as his sidekick. I'm pleased to note Armando Iannucci's involvement in the project.
The first episode seemed pretty solid. Alan is just as cringeworthy as ever, and is found delighting in this zany new 'zoo' format. I was reminded of the infamous and curtailed interview between Les Ross, who as resident breakfast presenter on Birmingham's BRMB I grew up with, and Hardeep Singh Kohli: