Sob Sisters

Sob Sisters, 1989 From the writer of 2 point 4 children comes this ITV sitcom that starred Gwen Taylor.Sob Sisters ran for just 1 series of 7 episodes in 1989.SummaryLiz and Dorothy are sisters, bu...

It Takes A Worried Man

It Takes A Worried Man, 1981 Another hit comedy lost in the mists of time.  It never ceases to amaze me the amount of great British sitcoms that have aired over the years, yet with all these extra channels we ...

Shelley, 1979

Shelley, 1979 Hugely popular in it's day and another one pushed to the back of the queue when they're looking at programs to repeat on TV.The show was made by Thames Television and first hit our screens in...

Tom, Dick And Harriet

Tom, Dick And Harriet, 1982 Tom, Dick and Harriet was an ITV sitcom that ran for 2 series of 6 episodes each between 1982 to 1983.It was created by sitcom writing legends Johnnie Mortimer and Brian Cooke a...

Split Ends

Split Ends, 1989 Having departed Albert Square Anita Dobson turns her hand to comedy.Split Ends was a 6 part ITV sitcom that aired in 1989.  Despite the interest in Anita Dobson from her East Enders days  ...

Full House

Full House, 1985 Full House was the final sitcom to be credited to veteran sitcom writers Johnnie Mortimer and Brian Cooke.  Despite the credits on this occasion it was mainly written by Johnnie Mortimer, with...

Shine On Harvey Moon!

Shine On Harvey Moon! - 1982 From the writers of Birds Of A Feather, although at the time this show went out Birds Of A Feather hadn't even hatched (sorry couldn't resist).   However there are a couple of bird...

Holding The Fort

Holding The Fort, 1980 Here's a sitcom that seems to have slipped under the radar in it doesn't appear on any repeat schedules or benefit from a DVD release.  It seems strange, considering all the well known n...

Stay Lucky

Stay Lucky, 1989 Stay Lucky was a comedy-drama series starring Denis Waterman (Minder) and Jan Francis (Just Good Friends).It ran for 4 series between 1989 and 1993, notching up 27 episodes along the way. ...