Morecambe And Wise Hit America

Morecambe And Wise In America, 2018 Morecambe And Wise In America was a three part documentary made by UKTV and aired on the GOLD channel in three parts between 2018 and 2019.In 1963 Morecambe and Wise wer...

The Late Late Breakfast Show

The Late Late Breakfast Show, 1982 Noel Edmonds had had huge success with his Saturday morning kids TV show that had finished in March 1982.  Later the same year he returned to host a Saturday night light ente...

That’s Life

That's Life ! - 1973 That’s Life was the consumer magazine show that ran for a marathon 442 episodes over 21 series between 1973 and 1994.It's success was undoubtably due to the way it tackled consumer aff...
Stan laurel and oliver hardy comedy rthat has spanned generations

The Great British Influence

The Great British Influence Take a look at these two clips they are from an era way before television and some of the stuff we’ve looked at over the past year.First of all your going to say it’s not Britis...

Saturday Nights Were Made For Telly! Vol. 2

More Saturday Night classics Second of two posts looking back and some Saturday night classic TV when Saturday was the big night.  This lot features classics such as: Mike Yarwood, Larry Grayson, Les Dennis an...

Ken Goodwin’s Year

Ken Goodwin's Year, 1972 By 1971 popular TV series The Comedians had launched on ITV to huge acclaim.  Amongst it's standout stars was comedian Ken Goodwin.  With his nervous laugh and unique delivery he was a...
bruce and anthea switch sides o host bruce forsythia's big night

Saturday Nights Were Made For Telly! Vol. 1

Remembering Some Vintage Saturday Evening Laughs Here's a selection of clips from some vintage Saturday Night comedy, with a couple of faces that made their name on Saturday night TV but you don't hear too muc...
bob monkhouse gameshow host, comedian and all round entertainer

What A Performance

What A Performance - 1997 What A Performance was a short series of 8 shows, looking at different genres of comedy.  It began as a one off in 1997, coming back for three shows in 1999 and four in 2000.Summa...

Hancock’s Last Eight Years

Screen One, Hancock, 1991 Screen One was a BBC series of unrelated one off TV movies.  In 1991 the subject was Tony Hancock.Whist the episode made good TV it came in for some harsh criticism for some of it...

This Is Your Life

This Is Your Life, 1955 This Is Your Life, the show famous for it's big red book, was the British biographical television documentary, based on the 1952 American show of the same name.Looking back this was...