Love Thy Neighbour – Pilot Episode

Not So Much Forgotten, As Never Shown On TV! Like many great TV shows Love Thy Neighbour started with a pilot episode, that was never broadcast.  Written by the same writers who scripted the series that follow...

The Ghosts Of Motley Hall

The Ghosts Of Motley Hall, 1976 BBC had Rentaghost, so in the days when there were only three channels there had to be a ghost series on ITV.Largely forgotten about in these days of repeating classic old s...

Romany Jones

Romany Jones - 1972 All to often when talking about that golden age of comedy (1970's) some great ITV gems get forgotten about.Romany Jones is one such example.  Created by Ronald Chesney and Ronald Wolfe ...

In Loving Memory, 1979

In Loving Memory, 1979 A Thora Hird classic.  This sitcom set in an undertakers was ten years before it saw the light of day, having originally been aired as a pilot for a potential series (it's those Pilot Ep...

The Norman Conquests

The Norman Conquests, 1977 No it's not a history lesson, wrong year any way.  The Norman Conquests was a trilogy of plays written in 1973.The plays each had their own title: Table Manners, Living Together ...

Rising Damp – Christmas Special

Rising Damp - For The Man Who Has Everything - Christmas Special - 1975 Despite running for 4 series Rising Damp only ever had 1 Christmas episode.  It came at the end of series two while Frances De La Tour wa...
Dick emery welcomes special guest linda carter to his 1979 ITV show in 1979

Dick Emery At ITV

Dick Emery At ITV, 1979 - 1980 By 1979, still at the height of his popularity Dick Emery decided to move from the BBC to ITV.  It was a move that proved to be short-lived as he returned to the BBC in 1980....

Lucky Feller

Lucky Feller, 1976 David Jason's second  sitcom and another of those "I'd forgotten about that one'" moments.A pilot episode was filmed in 1975, but never transmitted.  It was 1976 when Lucky Feller made i...