Hancock Switches Sides…..

Hancock, 1963 (The ITV Series) There are a surprising number of sitcoms either starring or written by well known names that perhaps could be classed as.....but not as you know them.  This ITV series is a perfe...

70 Years Of British Comedy – 1960’s

Part Three - The 1960's - An Offer ? Continuing our look back at some of the the highlights in British Comedy over the last 70 years we reach the 1960's.  In this post you'll read about two comedians making a ...
kenneth williams utters those immortal words Infamy, infamy, they've all got it infamy

Carry On Cleo – 1964

Carry On Cleo - 1964 We've reached 1964 and the tenth film in the series, Carry On Cleo.  This was the one that produced perhaps the most famous line in comedy history when Kenneth Williams utters those immort...
Title Card from tony hancock's final comedy series hancock down under

Tony’s Last Half Hour..

Hancock Down Under - 1968 After failing to re-spark his career after the break with Galton and Simpson in 1961, Tony Hancock found himself in Australia after being contracted to make a 13-part series, Hancock ...

Curry And Chips

Curry And Chips - 1969 Perhaps the most controversial sitcom ever made.  Curry And Chips was a six part comedy based on an idea from Spike Milligan and featured an all star cast.The series was supposed to ...

Carry On Cowboy

Carry On Cowboy - 1965 In the eleventh of the successful film franchise the team turn their attentions to the wild west.  It sees the debut of some more of the better known regulars in Peter Butterworth, who w...