Comic Relief

Comic Relief Way back in July of 1985, a British charity, founded by comedy scriptwriter Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry in response to famine in Ethiopia was set up.The charity is almost forty yea...

Streets Apart

Streets Apart, 1988 Streets Apart is one of those many forgotten sitcoms, but this time from the BBC.  It starred Amanda Redman and ran for two series in 1988 and 1989, twenty four episodes in total.The se...

Fawlty Towers

Fawlty Towers, 1975 A timeless classic that remains funny no matter how many times you watch it.  Broadcast on BBC 2 over two series of six episodes each, the first in 1975 and the second in 1979, Fawlty Tower...

Dear John

A Forgotten Classic - Dear John, 1986 Some people regard Dear John as a forgotten classic as it has not enjoyed the exposure from regular repeats on non terrestrial TV as have some other comedies of the time. ...

On The Up

On The Up, 1990 From the pen of Good Life writer Bob Larbey, came this 90's sitcom with an all star cast.  It ran for three series and nineteen episodes.Of course there is the customary theme tune sang by ...

Dad’s Army At Fifty

Dad's Army At Fifty, Day 3, A chance Meeting With The Captain Celebrating fifty years of Dad's Army today we look back at a 1970's interview with Arthur Lowe.  https://youtu.be/McAOuZLIZX...

Just Good Friends

Just Good Friends, 1983 Another John Sullivan classic, his third for the BBC after Citizen Smith and Fools and Horses.Just Good Friends ran for twenty two episodes, over three series and a 90 min Christmas...