Monty Python, Where Are They Now? Part 1

Monty Python, Where Are They Now? Once Upon A Time the six strong troupe became an institution with Monty Python being cited by some of the world's top comics as having influenced them.The show came to an ...

Top Of The Pops – Novelty Records?

Top Of The Pops - Novelty Records? From novelty to cringeworthy and even comedy records.  Over the years many such records made it onto everyone's favourite music show.We present a small selection of these...

The Legends of Saturday Night

The Legends Of Saturday Night As we continue to endure lockdown and yearn for the return of normality, British Classic Comedy would like to take you back in time to when Saturday night was the night for TV. ...

Live And Living – Johnnie Casson

Johnnie Casson As the lockdown continues and we dream of the return of live entertainment we are going to look at some of the best comics past and present doing what they do best - making us laugh.Today we...

Comedy and Public Information Films ?

Public Information Films featuring some well known comedy stars In 2013 public information films became no more, with the advent of social media and the internet it was felt that they were now a little outdate...

Remembering The Much Missed Les Dawson

Les Dawson Forever, 2016 It's over twenty five years (1993) since we lost a truly great comic genius: Les Dawson.Les Dawson Forever was a documentary, first broadcast by ITV3 in 2016 in two parts.  It was ...

Happy Birthday Mr Bean

Happy Birthday Mr Bean, 2021 Happy Birthday Mr Bean is a one off documentary made to mark 30 years since the first episode was broadcast in January 1990.Has it really been 30 years? and on the back of the ...

Today With Des And Mel

Today With Des And Mel, 2002 Just after his Des O'Connor Tonight show ended Des was back.  This time on daytime TV with a glamorous co-host in the form of Melanie Sykes.The chemistry between the two hosts ...

An Audience With Des O’Connor

An Audience With Des O'Connor, 2001 The long running ITV entertainment show An Audience With.. reaches show number 31 with al round entertainer Des O'Connor.The show was first shown back in 2001 whilst Des...