Doctor In The House

Doctor In The House - The TV Series - 1969 Based on a set of books and a film of the same name, this TV series was the first of eight that followed the books of Richard Gorden.Doctor In The House introduce...

Pardon The Expression

Pardon The Expression, 1965 When you mention Arthur Lowe, you instinctively think of Dad's Army.  however, there were many great comedies to feature Arthur Lowe.Produced by Granada TV for ITV and running f...

Nice Time

Nice Time, 1968 An early Kenny Everett sketch show produced by John Birt who would go on to be a future Director General of the BBC.Originally the show was produced just for the Granada region.  However, N...

Howerd’s Hour

Howerd's Hour, 1968 A one off special starring the late, great, Frankie Howerd and guests.  Not to be confused with the later Frankie Howerd's Hour, screened in 1971.The show was first screened in 1968. ...

The Dustbinmen

The Dustbinmen, 1969 The Dustbinmen was a spin off from a one off TV movie "There's a Hole in Your Dustbin, Delilah" (1968) written by Jack Rosenthal and directed by Michael Apted.This TV sitcom ran for th...

Please Sir !

Please Sir ! 1968 Classic comedy from the London Weekend Television stable.Please Sir! ran for 55 episodes between 1968 and 1972. Newly qualified teacher Bernard Hedges is given the task of taming the most...

Hancock’s

Hancock's, 1967 No it's not Hancock's Half Hour but a complete departure for the comic as he gets his own variety show.Tony Hancock had split from his successful writing partnership with Ray Galton and Ala...