prince edmund finds himself promoted to archbishop of Canterbury in this classic episode from the first black adder series

Black Adder Becomes Archbishop

The Black Adder - The Archbishop, 1983 It's hard to believe that Black Adder first hit our screens 35 years ago.  To many the original series falls short of the standard of what was to come.  However it remain...

Dear John

A Forgotten Classic - Dear John, 1986 Some people regard Dear John as a forgotten classic as it has not enjoyed the exposure from regular repeats on non terrestrial TV as have some other comedies of the time. ...

Danger UXD ?

Only Fools And Horses, Danger UXD, 1989 When you talk Only Fools And Horses classic episodes most will say "The one where the chandelier smashes on the floor" or "the one where Del falls through the bar".  Cla...

Three Up, Two Down

Three Up, Two Down, 1985 Perhaps one of those less well remembered sitcoms from the 1980's, Three Up, Two Down ran for 25 episodes over four series between 1985 and 1989. It starred Michael Elphick, who a y...

It Sticks Out Half A Mile

It Sticks Out Half A Mile, 1983 It Sticks Out Half A Mile was the Radio sitcom that ran for 13 episodes between 1983 and 1984.  Written By Michael Knowles and Harold Snoad who had previously adapted Dads Army ...

Just Good Friends

Just Good Friends, 1983 Another John Sullivan classic, his third for the BBC after Citizen Smith and Fools and Horses. Just Good Friends ran for twenty two episodes, over three series and a 90 min Christmas...