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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. This was because during 1982 B...

Is This Really Thirty Years Old?

First of the Summer Wine, 1988 Roy Clarke’s prequel to the long running Last Of The Summer Wine portrayed the youth of the principal characters from the main show in the months leading up to World War II.  Wit...

Lost ? – Here’s A Handy Guide

The Hitchhikers' Guide To The Galaxy - 1981 The Television adaptation of Douglas Adams' multi media masterpiece.  We say multimedia because Hitchhikers' Guide To The Galaxy started life as a Radio series in 19...

Only Fools And Horses – Part One

The Leonard Pearce Years 1981 - 1983 Voted number one in a 2004 BBC poll to find Britain's Best Sitcom Only Fools And Horses ran for a total of sixty three episodes over seven series (1981–83, 1985–86, 1989 an...