Trivia: I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again
- Cross-Dressing Voices: Lady Constance De Coverlet, played by Tim Brooke-Taylor.
- Old Shame: On a late-'80s radio interview, John Cleese spent several minutes thoroughly denouncing the show and said he thought it was a waste of his time to be doing it.
- Talking to Himself: Occasionally, and usually Lampshaded when used. A common situation was a conversation between recurring characters Tim Brown-Windsor and Lady Constance De Coverlet, both played by Tim Brooke-Taylor. One episode took it Up to Eleven by adding in Lady Constance's identical twin sister.