Rhubarb, Rhubarb

Rhubarb, Rhubarb, 1980 Like 'The Plank' before it this was a Television remake of a 1969 Eric Sykes film of the same name. Made by Thames Television as a one off, it featured an all star cast.  There was no...
prunella gee stars in this forgotten 80's sic fi comedy kinvig

Kinvig

Kinvig - 1981 Running for only one series of seven episodes and never repeated, many readers may have forgotten about this little gem. Written by Nigel Kneale, of Quatermass fame it was intended as a send u...

An Audience With Dudley Moore

An Audience With Dudley Moore, 1981 It's hard to believe that it's almost twenty years (2002) since the passing of Dudley Moore. Here we look back on his turn on the hit ITV series An Audience With... Su...
Arthur Lowe's final sitcom Aj Wentworth BA

A.J. Wentworth B.A.

A.J. Wentworth B.A. 1982 Along with Potter, A.J. Wentworth, B.A. was to be Arthur Lowe's final TV role.  Broadcast in 1982 after the death of it's star who had passed away on the 15th April of the same year, t...

The Other ‘Arf

The Other 'Arf, 1980 Proving that she was more than just a pretty face in a drinks ad Lorraine Chase stars in this hit ITV sitcom, that proves once again that there is still a lot of sitcoms out there that nev...
victoria wwod and julie walters star in the 1982 ITV series Wood and Walters

Wood And Walters

Wood And Walters, 1982 Often forgotten about, this was Victoria Wood's first sketch show that aired on ITV. Victoria Wood and Julie Walters were long term friends and had both appeared together on stage in ...