Bill Maynard Is In Charge….

The Gaffer, 1981 In Tribute To Bil Maynard Who Died 30th March 2018, aged 89 After a lack of success with Selwyn (sequel to Oh No, It's Selwyn Froggitt!), Bill Maynard's next character could not have been a...
Title card from itv sitcom bottle boys

Bottled Turkey ?

Bottle Boys, 1984 A forgotten gem or a turkey?  ITV sitcom from the London Weekend Television stables. Running for two series between 1984 and 1985 it seemed to have everything going for it.  London Weekend...

Up The Elephant And Round The Castle

Up The Elephant And Round The Castle, 1983 Made by Thames Television for the ITV Network, this was Jim Davidson’s first dabble with sitcom.  Up The Elephant and Round The Castle ran for twenty two episodes, ai...
keith barron and gwen taylor starin the itv sitcom duty free

In Memory Of Keith Barron

Duty Free, 1984 Published today in tribute to Keith Barron who passed away yesterday, aged 83. Hugely popular in it's day, these days it's one of a number of sitcoms to get the repeat treatment on ITV3. ...