"Having written an episode that highlights how corrupt and meaningless awards are, we'd like to backtrack and say just how important this particular award is to us, and we're all very moved by it."
Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton react to Inside No. 9 being named Comedy of the Year at the annual comedy.co.uk awards. Let's face it, it was a shoo-in.
The good news, of course, is that they're not resting on their laurels - far from it. Indeed, as Shearsmith revealed on Twitter, the news was announced at the end of a "long day filming" the fifth series. It can't come soon enough.