Patrick Cargill stars in the hit 1970's sitcom Father Dear Father

Father Dear Father

Father Dear Father, 1968 - 1973 Produced by Thames Television for ITV Father Dear Father ran for 7 series over 5 years totaling 45 episodes and was a regular ratings winner for ITV. Summary Patrick Cargi...
alfie bass stars in Bootsie and Snudge the popular spin off series from ITV's first sitcom the army game

Bootsie And Snudge

Bootsie And Snudge, 1960 and 1974 Bootsie and Snudge was the spin off comedy series of The Army Game, written, in the early days, by Barry Took and Marty Feldman, later writers were: John Antrobus, Jack Rosent...
michael palin and terry jones star in the complete and utter history of britain

The Complete and Utter History of Britain

The Complete and Utter History of Britain, 1969 The Complete and Utter History of Britain.  Some people saw this, almost forgotten, show as a forerunner to Monty Python.  It was created and written by Michael ...
marty feldman's first tv outing at last the 1948 show

At Last the 1948 Show

At Last the 1948 Show - 1967 When people talk of comedy greats there is someone who often gets overlooked.  That someone is Marty Feldman. At Last The 1948 show was his first TV outing, although he had some...

The Army Game, 1957

The last of our six picks for what might have made up an ITV Landmark comedy season.  For this one we go back to ITV's first sitcom: The Army Gsme.  If you've missed the other five click the ITV Landmark Comedy...