Pilgrim’s Rest

Pilgrim's Rest, 1997 Pilgrim's Rest was a short lived BBC sitcom that ran for 6 episodes in 1997.Despite two well established actors in Garry Olson and Gwen Taylor in the lead roles the series received onl...

The High Life

The High Life, 1994 Something from North of the border.  The High Life was a theatrical sitcom that ran for 6 episodes in 1994, after a pilot episode as part of the BBC2 anthology series 'Comic Asides'Writ...

Here Come The Hippies !

Hippies, 1999 Hippies was a six-part BBC sitcom from the creators of Father Ted.It ran for 1 series of 6 episodes in 1999.The series was Mathews and Linehan's immediate follow up to their hugely popula...

The Stand Up Show

The Stand Up Show, 1995 A late night offering from the BBC featuring some top comedy talent.  The Stand Up Show ran for seven series across twenty six episodes.SummaryAlong similar lines to The Comedia...
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Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You, 1990 Have I Got News For You is the long running BBC panel show that's still running.  Up to April 2021 there have been 535 episodes and 61 series.  The format is loosely based around ...

I, Lovett

I, Lovett, 1993 I, Lovett was a BBC sitcom that made it's debut as a one off pilot episode in 1989 for the anthology series "Comic Asides" before returning 4 years later as a 6 part series.It starred co-wr...

Nelson’s Column

Nelson's Column, 1994 One those 'lost'? sitcoms i.e. it never gets a repeat and is largely pushed to the back of the cupboard.  This one ran for two series of six episodes each from 1994.SummaryGavin N...

How Do You Want Me?

How Do You Want Me? 1998 Definitely a forgotten sitcom.  How Do You Want Me? came from the pen of Simon Nye best known for Men Behaving Badly and ran for 12 episodes over 2 series.SummaryWhen newly-wed...