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Takeover Bid

Takeover Bid, 1990 Thirty years ago Bruce Forsyth returned to the BBC.He was to host a revived version of The Generation Game, but before that it was time to host a whole new game show: Takeover Bid.De...

Family Fortunes, Original Series

Family Fortunes - 1980 Long running game show Family Fortunes was originally played with real people, before a revived version launched with the now popular trend of using celebrities.First airing in 1980 ...

Give Us A Clue

Give Us A Clue, 1979 Give Us A Clue was the long running game show version of charades.The original series was broadcast weekdays for three hundred and three episodes over seventeen series.  The show has g...

Blockbusters

Blockbusters, 1983 Blockbusters is the cult quiz show that aired for ten series between 1983 and 1993.  Based on an American TV show of the same name that aired in the USA in 1980.It was Central Independen...

Gameshow Marathon

Gameshow Marathon, 2005 Gameshow Marathon was the generic title given to two series of show,s fifteen episodes in all, that recreated classic game shows.Ant and Dec's Gameshow Marathon was the first in 200...

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...

Brainstorm

Brainstorm, 1988 Kenny Everett is perhaps best remembered for his hugely popular TV and Radio shows that made him a household name.  However towards the later part of his career he hosted a couple of quiz show...

The Golden Shot

The Golden Shot, 1967 A hugely popular Sunday afternoon game show in it's time and commonly associated with Bob Monkhouse.  Based on the German TV show Der goldene Schuss, over it's nine year run it has one of...

Strike It Lucky

Strike It Lucky, 1986 It's twenty years since Strike It Lucky finished. Based on the American show of the same name, it began it's run in 1986 and just one year later (1987) it had become was the fifth most wa...