Penelope keith is audrey forbes hamilton in 19790's BBC classic sitcom to the manor born

To The Manor Born On The Radio ?

To The Manor Born Radio Series, 1997 Sixteen years after the original TV series came to an end, ten thirty minute episodes were broadcast on BBC Radio. Despite the success of the TV version To The Manor Bor...

All Aboard For The Navy Lark

The Navy Lark, 1959 Broadcast on the BBC Light Program and subsequently BBC Radio 2.The Navy Lark was a radio sitcom that revolved around life aboard a British Royal Navy Frigate – HMS Troutbridge, based in HM...
rhys thomas plays spoof dj gary bellamy in bbc radio 4's down the line

It’s The Late Night Phone In…

Down The Line, 2006 Down The Line was the hugely popular BBC Radio spoof phone-in.  It originally ran for five series over seven years, notching up twenty seven episodes on the way. When the show was first ...
mong the sstars of surreal bbc radio comedy the burkiss way

And Now For Something A Little Surreal…

The Burkiss Way, 1976 The Burkiss Way was a BBC Radio comedy sketch show.  It ran for six series between 1976 and 1980, notching up forty seven episodes along the way. The series took it's roots from two ha...
vintage bbc logo as would have probably been used around the time of the light program

70 Years Of British Comedy, 1940’s

Part One - After The War We are going tore-run a series of posts looking back over the last 70 years of great British comedy. This time we go all the way through to the present day. We've tagged some of the...

Listen To Les

If You Can't Laugh At Your Troubles Then Laugh At His, As You..... Listen To Les Listen To Les was a long running BBC Radio series starring the late great Les Dawson.  Very little information about the seri...

Dad’s Army On Radio

Series Starts On BBC Radio 4 Extra Today at 12.30 Dad's Army - Radio Series - 1974 Like many sitcoms of the day many of the Dad's Army TV episodes were remade for BBC Radio 4 with the original cast, although ...
promo pic for wake up to wogan

Wake Up To Wogan, 1993

One Year Ago Today We Lost Sir Terry In it's time Wake up To Wogan was the most listened to radio show in the United Kingdom.  It marked a return to the airwaves for Terry Wogan who had left to persue his tele...
Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick and Joan Sims star in the BBC radio comedy follow up series to round the horne

Stop Messing About, 1969

Stop Messing About, Kenneth Williams Gets His Own Radio Show Now airing on BBC Radio4 Extra, Thursdays 12.00pm and 7.00pm Stop Messin' About, a catchphrase coined for Kenneth Williams by Galton and Simpson ...
matt lucas and david walliams star in the original Little Britain series on the radio

Little Britain – Back Where It All Began

Little Britain - Radio Series - 2001 As David Walliams springs back to our TV screens, with his new sketch show David Walliams and Friend,  it's back to the beginning we go, as we look at Little Britain The Ra...