Dad’s Army, The Final Episode

Dad's Army, Never Too Old, 1977 Still regularly repeated and enjoyed it's hard to believe that this hugely successful sitcom ended 45 years ago this year.Having begun in 1968 Dad's Army became a regular fi...

The Goods Meet The Royals…

The Good Life, When I'm Sixty Five, 1978 This popular ground breaking sitcom gave us a glimpse into the future with it's green themed issues.When I'm Sixty Five was the final episode of the popular sitcom....

Further Up Pompeii (BBC)

Further Up Pompeii, 1975 Further Up Pompeii was a one off Television Special.Made by the BBC it followed on from the two highly successful TV series of the same name that had ended five years previously. ...

Dave Allen’s At Large…..

Dave Allen At Large - 1971 The original sit down comedian from his early shows.Dressed in a suit, sat on his stool with his trademark glass of whiskey ( it was actuallly Ginger Ale) and a cigarette the mas...

Chalk And Cheese

Chalk And Cheese, 1979 Chalk and Cheese was a short lived sitcom made by ITV and staring Michael Crawford and Robin Hawdon.The idea for the series came from a one off comedy also screened in 1977 called: S...
Arthur Lowe stars as Potter in thi much under rated sitcom

Potter

Potter, 1979 This largely forgotten classic from the pen of Roy Clarke, ran for three series between 1979 and 1983, Potter was Arthur Lowe’s last work, he died in 1982.As plans for a third series were so a...
Michael Palin stars in ripping yarns an often forgotten 1970's comedy series from the BBC

Ripping Yarns

Ripping Yarns - 1976 Michael Palin and Terry Jones' spoof of pre-World War II literature aimed at schoolboys.  Running for two series totaling only nine episodes between 1976 and 1979.Michael Palin had the...