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. ...

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....
Jeffrey can't hear you Hi De Hi

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...