A Life Of Bliss

A Life Of Bliss On Radio And TV A Life Of Bliss started life as a BBC Radio sitcom in 1953.  The show ran for one hundred and sixteen episodes and a one off short over seven series between 1953 and 1969.In...

The Frankie Howerd Show

The Frankie Howerd Show, 1964 When 'Hancock' came to an end in 1961, writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson had struck up a friendship with Frankie Howerd.With the writers now free to persue new projects the ...
an all star cast line up in the hit BBC and ITV sitcom the rag trade

The Rag Trade

The Rag Trade -  BBC Years - 1961 - 1963, ITV Years 1977 - 1978 The Rag Trade was the classic sitcom that had two bites of the cherry.  Famous for the catchphrase of it's Shop Steward "Everybody Out!" it's one...
a young richard briers gets his first starring role in bbc sitcom brothers in law

Brother’s In Law

It's Not Another Mother In Law Joke It's... Brothers In Law, TV and Radio Brothers In Law was the TV, and later Radio, series inspired by a 1955 comedy novel of the same name.Adapted for TV by two of the ...

50 Years Old Today !

Monty Python's Flying Circus, 1969 Monty Python's Flying Circus became a television phenomenon that would change the face of British Television Comedy forever.First airing on BBC1 in October of 1969 the se...

Beyond The Fringe

Beyond The Fringe, 1964 Beyond The Fringe was a comedy stage revue that made it's way to the BBC in 1964.  Originally premiered at the Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh in 1960.  It was the brainchild of Robert P...
the real goons pose with their tv puppet alter egos

The Telegoons

The Telegoons - 1963 The Telegoons was a comedy puppet show, adapted from the highly successful BBC radio comedy show of the 1950s.  Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Spike Milligan reprised their original voic...