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Sir Bruce Forsyth, 1928 – 2017

Bruce Forsyth - In Profile He may have passed on but  there can be no doubt that Sir Bruce Forsyth remains one of Britain's greatest entertainers.Here we take a look back at the career of a veteran enterta...

Benny Hill In Profile

Benny Hill, 1924 - 1992 It's 30 years ago today that we learnt of the death of Benny Hill!It's evidence of changing attitudes, that this once giant of TV comedy is largely forgotten about apart from his le...
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Frankie Howerd In Profile

Frankie Howerd 1917 - 1992 It was 30 years ago today, we lost a comic legend!Ooh, Aah, titter ye not, it's wicked to mock the afflicted.  All catchphrases we associate with legendary comedian Frankie Hower...
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Terry Wogan In Profile

Terry Wogan 1936 - 2016 Terry Wogan established himself as a national treasure in the hearts of millions of people who reguarly awoke to his Radio 2 breakfast show.  When his death was announced on 31st Januar...

Britain’s Unsung Comedy Heroes, Part 4

Britain's Unsung Comedy Heroes - Private Frazer, Dad's Army I suppose realistically everyone of the Dad's Army cast was a true comedy gem.  However I always feel that perhaps some don't get the recognition the...
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John Sullivan In Profile

John Sullivan - 1946 - 2011 Forty years since Only Fools and Horses, it's ten years since the ad passing of creator John Sullivan.John Sullivan was perhaps one of the most prolific comedy script writers of...

Les Dawson In Profile

Les Dawson, 1931 - 1993 Les Dawson was one of Britain's best loved comics, master of the monologue, nobody could tell a Mother In Law joke quite like Les Dawson.  Most importantly Les Dawson was not just a com...

Arthur Lowe – In Profile

Arthur Lowe, 1915 - 1982 Perhaps always remembered for his role as Captain George Mainwaring in Dad's Army,  However he had a long and varied career that lasted right up until his death in 1982.Quick Bio ...

Sid James – In Profile

Sid James, 1913 - 1976 Sid James is perhaps best known for his many appearances in the successful Carry On series and as long suffering Father in Bless This House.James initially made his name as Tony Hanc...