Sticky Moments

Sticky Moments, 1989 Sticky Moments was a satirical game show that probably lent itself more as a vehicle for Julian Clary's unique brand of humour than an actual game show.  However the show ran for twenty ep...

Whodunnit ?

Whodunnit ? - 1972 Many years ago (well 50 to be exact) through the mists of time there was a popular talent show called Opportunity Knocks (we've covered it).  When Opp Knocks was off the air during the summe...

It’s A Knockout

It's A Knockout, 1966 It's A Knockout was a comedy game show that ran for a mammoth twenty three series, over three channels.  Over the four decades it aired on our screens it managed a staggering three hundre...

The Price Is Right (Original Series)

Leslie Crowther Wants You To Come On Down For... The Price Is Right, Original Series, 1984Many people remember Bruce Forsyth's excellent version of this show and of course it was recently resurrected by Al...

Catchphrase

Say What You See.... Catchphrase, 1986 - presentThe popular Saturday teatime game show originally hosted by Roy Walker of 'The Comedians' fame.  It was based on a short-lived US game show of the same name....

Jim Davidson Takes Over From Bruce

Jim Davidson's Generation Game, 1995 During Bruce Forsyth's final season on the show he was unable to make one week due to ill health so Jim Davidson stood in for that week.Davidson had had a troubled past...

3-2-1 Christmas 1980

3-2-1 Christmas 1980, 'Pantomime, Cinderella' 1980 It's Christmas 1980 and time for a new series of the popular game show 3-2-1.This special Christmas edition from 1980 kicked off the third series.Summ...

Telly Addicts At Christmas

Telly Addicts, Christmas 1989 This special edition featured two teams of celebrities from the world of comedy playing the famous quiz show.SummaryEight celebrities with TV comedy connections are split ...

Blankety Blank

Blankety Blank, 1979 The original environmentally friendly game show, it ought to be it's been recycled that many times and is now back on our screens.Blankety Blank is the now legendary comedy game show t...

Blind Date

Blind Date, 1985 Another London Weekend classic that was must see Saturday night TV for millions of us.The show originated from a pilot presented by camp comic (who turned out to be not so camp) Duncan Nor...