TV Am superstar Roland Rat in his first TV series Rat On the road

Run VT Errol….

Rat On The Road, 1983 The saviour of TV AM, had first appeared in 1983, on the then ailing ITV breakfast show TV AM.  Initially he featured in a slot called The Shedvision Show, allegedly broadcast from a wood...
was this ITV's answer to Terry and June? Frersh Fields starred Julia McKenzie and Anton Rogers

Only Sonia !

Fresh Fields 1984 - 1986 Was this ITV's version of Terry and June ? Fresh Fields was the ITV sitcom  produced by Thames Television for ITV that ran for 27 episodes over four series, between 1984 and 1986. I...
ted and liz embark on a pasionate afair in series one of a bit of a do

A Bit Of A Do, 1989

Comedy Drama based on the books of David Nobbs (The Fall and Rise Of Reginald Perrin). Produced by Yorkshire Television (co-incidentally the show was set in Yorkshire) for ITV, the show ran for two series, t...
Billy Connolly entertains a celebrity audience in an audience with billy connolly

An Audience With….

 Billy Connolly - 1985 What had started out as a short series, had changed it's format to a celebrity hosting a question and answer show in front of a celebrity audience.  Billy Connolly was the seventh person...
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, 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 John Esmonde and Bob Larbey (...