Arthur Lowe stars as Potter in thi much under rated sitcom

Potter

Potter, 1979 This largely forgotten classic from the pen of Roy Clarke, ran for three series between 1979 and 1983, Potter was Arthur Lowe’s last work, he died in 1982.As plans for a third series were so a...

Blott On The Landscape

Blott On The Landscape, 1985 The six part TV comedy drama series based on the 1975 novel by Tom Sharpe.Screened on the BBC the in 1985, the TV series is set ten years after the book and makes a number of s...

Carrott’s Lib

Carrott's Lib - 1982 One of the early BBC shows made by Jasper Carrott, Carrott's Lib was Carrott's second outing with the BBC (his first being a one off show in 1976, entitled A Half Hour Mislaid with Jasper ...
victoria wood as seen on tv

Victoria Wood As Seen On TV

Victoria Wood As Seen On TV - 1985 During the 1980's comedy on television continued to flourish.  Although the output was not as controversial, or as prolific it was moving with the times.  One such element wa...

Streets Apart

Streets Apart, 1988 Streets Apart is one of those many forgotten sitcoms, but this time from the BBC.  It starred Amanda Redman and ran for two series in 1988 and 1989, twenty four episodes in total.The se...
Les Dennis and his late comedy partner dustin gee starred in The Laughter Show

The Laughter Show

The Laughter Show, 1984 The Laughter Show was a BBC comedy sketch show featuring Les Dennis and the late Dustin Gee.Hugely popular in it's day, this Saturday night show ran for three series between 1984 an...

The Les Dawson Show

The Les Dawson Show 1978 - 1989 Another classic show from the much missed Les Dawson, of which our research turned up very little information.  This was the second of four shows he did for the BBC (five, if yo...

Terry And June Christmas 1980

Terry And June, "The Christmas Show (The Mink Coat)" In the nine series of Terry and June there were four Christmas Specials.  The Mink coat which aired in 1980 was the first.It's classic Terry and June al...