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...
wilfrid pickles and irene handel star in the itv sitcom for the love of ada

For The Love Of Ada

For The Love Of Ada - 1970 We go right back to the beginning of what was to be a golden decade of sitcoms - 1970 for this often forgotten sitcom. Written by Vince Powell and Harry Driver, who would later go...
early roy clarke sitcom the growing pains of pc penrose

An Early Roy Clarke Classic….

The Growing Pains Of PC Penrose, 1975 In a former occupation seasoned sitcom writer was a policeman in Yorkshire.  So it should come as no surprise that in this early Roy Clarke sitcom he chose to write about ...