A Small Problem

A Small Problem, 1987 This one caused a bit of a stir in it's day.A Small Problem was a BBC sitcom starring Christopher Ryan (Mike from The Young Ones).  Intended as a satire on prejudice it dealt with the...
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Then Churchill Said To Me

Then Churchill Said To Me - 1982 The one that got away, well not quite.  Then Churchill Said To Me was the six part BBC comedy series made in 1982 but not transmitted until 1993 by UK Gold and 1998 by the BBC....
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Hi-De-Hi !

Hi-De-Hi ! 1980 This show is 40 years old this month! The idea for Hi-De-Hi was inspired by Jimmy Perry's experiences as a Butlin's Red Coat, a job he had during the holiday season after being de-mobbed from ...

Don’t Wait Up

Don't Wait Up, 1983 Don't Wait Up was the BBC sitcom that aired for six series from 1983 to 1990, totalling 39 episodes. It starred Nigel Havers, Tony Britton and Dinah Sheridan, and was written by George Layt...

Bread

Bread, 1986 Marking Thirty years Since Graham Bickley and Melanie Hill took their slice of Bread!It was 9.30pm. on Thursday 1sy May 1986, that we first met the Boswell family and it's thirty years since tw...

Sorry !

Sorry ! 1981 Proving that he too had a career outside of The Two Ronnies, Sorry! was a vehicle for Ronnie Corbett, giving  him the starring role - mild-mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden, still tied up in moth...

Open All Hours

Open All Hours, 1976 It's the one with the Nurse and a grasping grocerA true classic sitcom.  Starting out  as the opening episode of the Seven Of One series in 1973, Open All Hours ran for twenty six epis...