The Bruce Forsyth Show

The Bruce Forsyth Show, 1965 An often forgotten gem from the master entertainer that was Bruce Forsyth.After a pilot show in 1965 The Bruce Forsyth Show ran for three series of six episodes each between 19...

Parkinson

Parkinson - 1971 Over the years the chat show has been the main stay of television and their can be no chat show host more highly regarded than Michael Parkinson.Beginning his career as a journalist and mo...

Argos, End Of an Era?

The End Of An Era, But What Was Making us Laugh 48 Years Ago? This week catalogue retailer Argos announced the end of their famous catalogue, after 48 years.  we thought it might be interesting to turn the clo...

Thinking About Holidays?

Our Guide To Holidays This post is for entertainment purposes only and we are not recommending foreign travel! It's that time of year when many of us would normally be thinking of our annual holidays.  Sadly ...

The Apprentice, Funny Moments

The Apprentice, Funny Moments Since 2005, some of Britain's most aspiring business hopefuls have lined up for a chance to work with Lord Sugar or, from 2011 a £250,000 investment in return for a 50% share in t...

A Tribute To William Hartnell

William Hartnell - A Significant First William Hartnell made numerous TV and Stage appearances during his career,as well as acting in over 75 British films, but will perhaps be best remembered as The first Doc...

National Service And Comedy

National Service Gets The Comedy Treatment Most people have heard of National Service, introduced after World War 2, in 1949, when young men between the ages of 17 and 21 had to serve an 18-month period in one...

Les Dawson Interviewed

Les Dawson Interviewed To calm the events of recent days with sitcoms, here's the much missed Les Dawson in a selection of interviews.http://youtu.be/vdCvhfbhqrA  http://youtu.be/...

Ken Dodd

Ken Dodd, In His Own Words Here's a selection of interviews with the much missed Ken Dodd.https://youtu.be/QwPPGrQgSVU  https://youtu.be/3M5I1UwsBAU  htt...

Comedy Legends

Comedy Legends, 2018 This show is currently running on Sky Arts Wednesdays at 10pm! Comedy Legends is a SKY arts documentary series.  First aired in 2018, SKY swiftly announced a second series for broadcast i...