title card from the london weekend television series six dates with barker

Six Dates With Barker

Six Dates With Barker, 1971 Six Dates With Barker was a series of six one off sitcoms staring Ronnie Barker. First broadcast in 1971 Barker is joined by a host of names from the world of TV both as cast mem...
Jim Bowen supervises an a group of kids in the 1970's hit comedy sketch show you must be joking

You Must Be Joking!

You Must Be Joking,1975 A 1973 Magpie film entitled "Kids About Town" looked at London’s streets and markets through the eyes of children attending Islington’s Anna Scher Children’s Theatre. The film caught...
early 1970's impression show who do you do

An All Star Cast Are Asked……

Who Do You Do? 1972 Who Do You Do was an early ITV comedy impressions and sketch show. It ran for five series between 1972 and 1976 clocking up fifty two episodes along the way.  The show featured some very...

National Service RAF Style…..

Get Some In ! 1975 The RAF is celebrating it's centenary so this seemed a good time to dig out this largely forgotten classic. Get Some In ran for thirty four episodes over five series between 1975 and 1978...
david niven stars in this 1970's tv adaptation of Oscar Wilde's classic tale

Life’s Not Easy When You’re A Ghost

The Canterville Ghost, 1974 The Canterville Ghost was originally a novella by Oscar Wilde.  It was the first of Wilde's stories to be published, appearing in two parts in The Court and Society Review, 23rd Feb...