harry worth makes his las tv appearence in the ill feted bbc sitcom oh happy band

Oh Happy Band

Oh Happy Band - 1980 Oh Happy Band was a six part sitcom written by trusted writing team David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd.  In addition to an established writing team the series featured the very last TV appearanc...

Alexei Sayle’s Stuff

Alexei Sayle's Stuff, 1988 Comedian Alexei Sayle gets his own TV show.Alexei Sayle's Stuff ran for a total of eighteen episodes over three series between 1988 to 1991.SummaryAlexei Sayle's Stuff wa...

A Very Peculiar Practice

A Very Peculiar Practice, 1986 Comedy-drama from the BBC .  A Very Peculiar Practice ran for two series of seven episodes each in 1986 and 1988.Reputedly, writer Andrew Davies discovered that he owed the B...

Blackadder II

Blackadder II - 1986 In the second series of the highly successful comedy our hero has come down in the world a little. No longer a Prince the main character is now Lord Edmund Blackadder, the great-grandson o...

Red Dwarf

Red Dwarf - 1988What happens when you mix sci-fi with comedy? A TV comedy series that has become cult TV, joining many other well known TV franchises of similar status.Red Dwarf first blasted onto our s...

Birds Of A Feather, The BBC Series

Birds Of A Feather, The BBC Series, 1989 As the 1980's drew to close and a new decade dawned new sitcoms became a little less frequent giving way to a new wave of comedy shows such as Harry Enfield and Vic Ree...
anton rodgers and lesley dunlop star in the BBC sitcom about a solicitor and his romance with a younger woman

May To December

May To December, 1989 - 1994 May To December was an independent production from Cinema Verity (Verity Lambert of Doctor Who fame) for the BBC.  It was about this time, late 1980's, when TV companies began to o...

Filthy, Rich And Catflap

Filthy, Rich And Catflap, 1987 A suitably outrageous series  following hot on the heels of The Young Ones , Nigel Planer, Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson join forces again under the skilful writing Ben Elton. ...