If There Weren’t Any Blacks….

....You'd Have To Invent Them A controversial title like this could only come from one writer.If there weren't any blacks you'd have to invent them was a one off, comedy drama, a made for television play f...
Backs to the land the itv 1970's sitcom focusing on the women's land army

Backs To The Land, 1977

Backs To The Land, 1977 And you thought you knew every sitcom that centred around the second world war, we wonder how many people remember this this one?Backs To The Land was an ITV sitcom that clocked up ...

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 ...

Love Thy Neighbour

Love Thy Neighbour, 1972 In Tribute To Jack Smethurst, who has died aged 89 You'd never get away with comedy like this today, but it was then and is now a piece of classic British comedy from that golden era ...
richard beckinsale and paula wilcox are the lovers

The Lovers

The Lovers, 1970 Frightening that this popular sitcom is fifty years old.  Just sit and take that in, FIFTY, now that's classic comedy!Running for thirteen episodes over two series between 1970 and 1971, T...
early 1970's impression show who do you do

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...
Patrick Cargill stars in the hit 1970's sitcom Father Dear Father

Father Dear Father

Father Dear Father, 1968 Produced by Thames Television; Father Dear Father ran for 7 series over 5 years totalling 45 episodes and was a regular ratings winner for ITV.  The series returned like a number of su...

On The Buses Boxing Day Special

On The Buses, Boxing Day Social, 1971 This episode is 50 years old today and just as funny as when it first aired.  Completing series five of the popular sitcom, matters turn to the annual 'busman's social.' ...
hilda bsker and jimmy jewel head the cast of itv sitcom nearest and dearest

Nearest And Dearest Christmas, 1972

Nearest And Dearest Christmas Special, 1972 - Cindernellie Cindernellie was the first episode of the final series of Nearest and Dearest providing 1972's Christmas offering of the popular series.Summary ...