timothy west stars in brass

Brass

Brass, 1983 An unusual comedy drama from ITV that ran originally for three series, before coming back for a second bite at the cherry in 1990 on Channel 4. A very clever and dry comedy, that used convoluted...

Watching

Watching, 1987 Another great comedy that almost seems to be forgotten about this time from the eighties/nineties. The show about mismatched couple Malcom and Brenda was a huge hit for ITV running for seven ...
joan sanderson and prunella scales star in after henry

After Henry

After Henry, 1988 After Henry was the BAFTA nominated ITV sitcom that ran for four series of thirty eight episodes between 1988 and 1992.  The series was a huge success attracting regular audiences of over 14 ...
prunella gee stars in this forgotten 80's sic fi comedy kinvig

Kinvig

Kinvig - 1981 Running for only one series of seven episodes and never repeated, many readers may have forgotten about this little gem. Written by Nigel Kneale, of Quatermass fame it was intended as a send u...
an early success for judi dench in the itv sitcom a fine romance

A Fine Romance

A Fine Romance - 1981 -1984 From the pen of the late Bob Larbey (The Good Life) comes this eighties gem, produced by London Weekend Television, another one overlooked for repeats by digital TV. A Fine Roman...
harry h. corbett's last tv outing before his death was in the ill feted sitcom grundy

High Hopes Dashed For This Actor…..

Grundy, 1980 Grundy was to have been the vehicle to finally show that Harry H. Corbett had put Steptoe behind him.  In an interview with 'The News Of The World' prior to its screening, Corbett said: "I hope to...