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...

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...
hilda bsker and jimmy jewel head the cast of itv sitcom nearest and dearest

Nearest And Dearest

Nearest And Dearest - 1968 Another ITV classic that never makes the repeat radar.Nearest and Dearest was an ITV sitcom produced by Granada Television, that ran for seven series with a total of forty six ep...

Lollipop Loves Mr Mole

Lollipop Loves Mr Mole, 1971 An often forgotten ITV sitcom that benefited from the writing talents of Jimmy Perry and featured an all star cast.Lollipop Loves Mr Mole ran for two series totalling thirteen ...
liza goddard stars in itv sitcom yes honestly

Yes, Honestly

Yes, Honestly, 1976 Another of those great London Weekend Television sitcoms that seems to have been forgotten about.A spin off from No, Honestly, Yes, Honestly ran for twenty six episodes over two series ...
real life husband and wife star in itv sitcom no honestly

No, Honestly

No Honestly - 1974 Commissioned by Michael Grade in his early days as a Controller at London Weekend Television, this 1970's sitcom is another that sits gathering dust without a repeat outing.  It starred real...
leonard rossiter stars in this ill feted 1978 sitcom about a wrestling promotor

Leonard Rossiter Moves Into Wrestling ?

The Losers, 1978 Leonard Rossiter was riding high on the back of two hugely successful sitcoms: The Rise And Fall Of Reginald Perrin and of course Rising Damp.Unfortunately 'The Losers' did not match up to...