Life With Cooper

Life With Cooper, 1966 Tommy Cooper was a constant and instantly recognisable presence on television for four decades.  Everybody loved him.  He had the unique ability to make an audience laugh just by looking...
hilda bsker and jimmy jewel head the cast of itv sitcom nearest and dearest

Nearest And Dearest

Nearest And Dearest - 1968 Another ITV classic that never makes the repeat radar. Nearest and Dearest was an ITV sitcom produced by Granada Television, that ran for seven series with a total of forty six ep...

George And The Dragon

George And The Dragon - 1966 An early Sid James sitcom that ran for four series between 1966 and 1968.  Sid plays George Russell a chauffeur and handyman at the home of Colonel Maynard.  It's notable that this...

Hark at Barker

Hark at Barker, 1969 Hard to believe this show is fifty years old.  An often overlooked ITV show from the late, great Ronnie Barker.  Hark at Barker ran for fifteen episodes over two series between 1969 and 19...
bernard cribbins stars in his own itv sketch show: cribbins

Bernard Cribbins, TV Sketch Show

Cribbins, 1969 Bernard Cribbins has had an interesting and varied  career spanning over fifty years.  He'd on both the big and small screens for almost a decade when he got his own TV series. Bernard Cribbi...

The Larkins

The Larkins, 1958 The Larkins was an early ITV sitcom that ran for forty episodes over six series. The show originally ran for four series between 1958 and 1960.  It took a break and with some changes to th...

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 ...