70 years of british comedy 1990's

70 Years Of British Classic Comedy

70 Years Of British Classic Comedy, 1990's The decade that brought us the poll tax and the first gulf war.  It also saw the resignation of Mrs Thatcher, replaced by John Major.  Then of course it was Tony Blai...
spitting image was just one of the many comedy highlights of the 1980's

70 Years Of British Comedy

70 Years Of British Comedy, The 1980's Despite it often being remembered for bubblegum pop and dodgy fashions the 1980's was a time of great change. Who would have thought woman prime minister or a Hollywoo...
one of the the most popular sitcoms of the 1970's and still popular today The Good Life

70 Years Of British Comedy – 1970’s

70 Years Of British Comedy - 1970's, Part One, BBC Continuing our look back at some of the comedy highlights of the last 70 years we arrive at the 1970's.  The idea behind the posts is to give readers a quick ...

Rising Damp

The Course Of True Love Never Runs Smooth In Rising Damp We are looked at what an ITV Landmark comedy season might look like.  We picked six of our favourite ITV sitcoms andthis was rumber four. Without dou...
Ken Jones stars in this 1970's ITV forerunner to Carla Lane's 1980's hit Bread

The Wackers, 1975

Could This Really Be Seen As A Forerunner To Bread? 'Wackers'  a scouse term for mates was also the name of an ill feted TV sitcom (ill feted in that it never really gained much popularity).  Despite a who's w...