Eric Sykes Takes On A Dead End Job..

Mr H Is Late - 1988 Eric Sykes heads all star cast in this classic silent short .  This one was made a little later than his other, better known short films.There's an all star line up of some of the best ...
don't rock the boat was the short lived ITV sitcom from John Esmonde and Bob Larbey of THe Good Life fame

Don’t Rock The Boat

Don't Rock The Boat, 1982 Possibly not the most popular sitcom to come from the Thames stable.  Despite not being a critical success it had everything going for it: all star cast, successful writing team in Jo...
joan sanderson and prunella scales star in after henry

After Henry

After Henry, 1988 Created by Simon Brett, After Henry starred two comedy heavy weights in Prunella Scales and Joan Sanderson.  BAFTA nominated it ran for four series of thirty eight episodes between 1988 and 1...

Keep It In The Family

Keep It In The Family, 1980 Monday nights at 7pm in January 1980, you would have been tuning into this little gem.  Made by Thames Television for ITV, Keep It In The Family ran for five series totalling 31 epi...

High Street Blues

High Street Blues - 1989 Not to be confused with the popular US Police show of a similar name.  The title almost seems relevant now, with the major changes sen on the British High Street in recent years.  Howe...

Close To Home

Close To Home, 1989 currently being repeated on Forces TV check listings for details! Close To Home was an ITV sitcom that ran for two series between 1989 and 1990, running to nineteen episodes.  It was the s...
laughs from the palladium title card

Laughs From The Palladium, 1987

 Laughs From The Palladium, 1987 Over the years the London Palladium has featured heavily in ITV's Sunday Night schedules, from it there has been some great laughs.  Back in late 1987 ITV screened a special on...
Irish comedian Jimmy Cricket famous for his letters from me mammy and those wellies

Jimmy Cricket – And There’s More

Jimmy Cricket - And There's More, 1985 By the mid 1980's a certain Irish comedian with his tuxedo and wellies had become a household name - Jimmy Cricket.  It was fitting therefore that he should have his own ...

Bobby Davro’s Sketch Pad

Davro's Sketch Pad, 1989 Bobby Davro had found fame in the early 1980's after an appearance on Live From Her Majesty's.  Throughout the 1980's Davro would front a number of his own shows including: Bobby Davro...