Ian hislop and paul Merton are your team captains for have i got news for you

Have I Got News For You

This long running BBC panel show has to date (2016) clocked up 51 series since it began in 1990.  The format is loosly based around the BBC Radio 4 News Quiz, which began in 1977.During its first 10 years, ...

The News Quiz

The News Quiz, 1977 The News Quiz is a topical panel game that takes a light hearted look at the week's news.  It is perhaps the longest running BBC Radio series having being first broadcast in 1977.The se...

25th October 2014 – News Round Up

First Pictures Of New Dad's Army CastThis week we got our first glimpse of the new Dad's Army cast (main picture) as filming began in Yorkshire.The Return Of Stars In Their EyesAs reported in the pr...

23rd May 2014 – News Round Up

Here's a quick round up of some of the latest TV comedy news from the last couple of weeks.David Walliams for ChristmasBBC One have confirmed plans to adapt a third children's book from David Walliams, ...
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Sir Bruce Forsyth, 1928 – 2017

Bruce Forsyth - In Profile He may have passed on but  there can be no doubt that Sir Bruce Forsyth remains one of Britain's greatest entertainers.Here we take a look back at the career of a veteran enterta...

Swap Shop

Multi - Coloured Swap Shop - 1976 How many people reading this post remember ringing Swap Shop when they were kids?  You could actually speak to the guest and there were many famous ones over the years.  This ...

Are We Running Out Of Ideas For TV ?

Are We Running Out Of Ideas For TV ? Or Does It Prove The Old Ones Are The Best? It feels that we are in the grip of re-makes and comebacks of classic TV shows.  From Drama to Sci-Fi through to classic comedy...

Inspector Who?

Peter Capaldi Sees Himself As Inspector Blake Outgoing Doctor Who Peter Capaldi has his eye on another iconic role.  The departing Time Lord has admitted he would love to play Cyril ‘Blakey’ Blake in a reboot ...