All Gas And Gaiters

All Gas And Gaiters, 1966 From the long running Comedy Playhouse series comes this ecclesiastical sitcom from the BBC.  We have combined both the TV and Radio versions into one post.The show originally air...

It’s A Square World

It's A Square World - 1960 Groundbreaking comedy from an all too often forgotten comedy genius - Michael Bentine.  It's A Square World was a sketch based series that appeared on the BBC between 1960 and 1964. ...

The Dickie Henderson Show

The Dickie Henderson Show, 1960 Often forgotten but all round entertainer was a huge star in the day.In 1960 he began a sitcom for ITV that would run for 118 episodes over 10 series, between 1960 and 1968....
wendy craig stars in not in front of the children

Not In Front Of The Children

Not In Front Of The Children, 1967 Another forgotten sitcom.  Not In Front Of The Children was Wendy Craig's first sitcom and her first playing what would become something of a trademark acting in many similar...

The Likely Lads

The Likely Lads, 1964 A classic of it's time and now often forgotten, alongside regular repeats of it's successor Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads and lack of surviving material.  This black-and-white sitc...
eric sykes and hattie jacques play brother and sister in sykes and a..

Sykes And A….

Sykes  And A.... The BBC sitcom starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques that aired for sixty episodes (59 and 1 short) over nine series on BBC1 from 1960 to 1965.Sykes And A.. was the first time Eric Sykes ...

Wild, Wild Women

Wild, Wild Women, 1968 From the writers of On The Buses and The Rag Trade came the BBC sitcom Wild, Wild Women.Starting life as an episode of the long running BBC Comedy Playhouse in 1968 it was commission...