Robin’s Nest

Robin's Nest, 1977 The second successful spin off from the hugely popular Man About The House (the other being George and Mildred). Produced by Thames Television for ITV, the show featured Robin Tripp from ...

Minder At 40

Minder Is 40 Years Old It was 9pm Monday 29th October 1979 that we first met Terry McCann and Arthur Daley in an episode entitled "Gunfight At The OK Launderette". Originally intended as a vehicle for Denni...
selwyn frogitt is broadening his horizons in the spin off from oh no it's selwyn froggitt

Selwyn

Selwyn, 1978 Bill Maynard returns as Selwyn Froggitt, in this this spin off from the hugely successful Oh No It’s Selwyn Froggitt. For this series only Bill Maynard remained from the original cast and it wa...

Billy Liar

Billy Liar - 1973 Adapted from a 1959 novel by Keith Waterhouse, Billy Liar has also been adapted into a film, a musical and a stage play.  However it is the TV series we are concerned with that ran for two se...

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...

If There Weren’t Any Blacks….

....You'd Have To Invent Them A one off made for television play from the pen of Johnny Speight.  Made by London Weekend Television for ITV and originally screened in Black and White in 1968. This dark, but...

The Squirrels

The Sqirrels, 1974 Running for three series totalling twenty eight episodes (including the 1974 pilot) 'The Squirrels' was one of legendary script writer Eric Chappell's earliest sitcoms.  As the series progre...