From Doctor Who to Dave Grohl via Lenny Henry and Little Britain, the charity extravaganza from the people behind Comic Relief and Children in Need is the biggest live TV event of lockdown. Join us as we watch along
Twenty seven million pounds! And the government is going to double it. Well done everyone. Let’s hope we never have to do this again, for several different reasons. Stay safe.
Well, that’s it. The Big Night In has finished. And it was something. I’m pleased it existed, and slightly less pleased that I had to sit through all three hours of it – especially since it’s ending with that song that Gary Barlow wrote back when he really just wanted a knighthood. In a minute they’re going to show us how much they raised tonight, and then I’m knocking off.