Victoria Wood probably would have hated to be called a national treasure, but the reaction of the public and fellow entertainers when she died in April left no doubt to how much she was loved.

BBC2 is devoting the majority of tonight’s schedule to the comedienne, including a tribute looking back at her career, As Seen on TV, and the 2009 Christmas special, which includes the spoof drama series Lark Pies to Cranchesterford.