Simon Cadell stars in Life Without George

Life Without George, 1987

Another one of those sitcoms that despite being popular at the time seems largely forgotten about. It starred Simon Cadell of Hi-De-Hi fame and ran for three series between 1987 and 1989.  The series has bee...

Carrott Confidential

Carrott Confidential - 1987 - 1989 Birmingham's greatest comic export kept the nation laughing with a variety of shows predominently on a Saturday Night.  We take a look at Carrott Confidential, that was compu...

Emery Presents……1982

In 1979, Dick Emery had jumped ship to ITV, a year later in 1980 he returned to the BBC with his popular Dick Emery Show.  By 1982 Emery was growing tired of the existing format of his BBC show and wanted to fi...

Sorry !

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 mother's apron stri...