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...
dame edna presents one of tv's most outrageous game shows: Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch

Dame Edna’s Watching You

Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch - 1992 Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch.  Possibly the most outrageous game show you'll ever see.Superstar housewife Dame Edna hosted this "intrusive" game show that peeped i...
big break hosted by jim davidson is a good example of comedians presenting game shows

The Comedian’s Other Job ?

The Comedian And The Gameshow Some of today’s most popular comedy shows are in fact panel games or game shows.  These are either presented by or feature panels of popular comedians.So we thought we’d go ba...
host ben miller and the panellists on We Love Sitcom

We Love Sitcom, 2016

We love Sitcom, was the second of two panel shows shown as part of the BBC's Landmark comedy season.A light-hearted panel quiz show celebrating everything we love about British sitcom.  The show was intende...
pointless celebrities 2016 sitcom special

Pointless – Celebrities

Pointless - Celebrities - Sitcom Special, 2016 As part of the BBC's Landmark comedy season, panel games get in on the act with a special edition of the panel show.  This one featured celebrities from the world...
bradley walsh presents keep it in the family

Keep It In The Family, 2014

Perhaps one of the best game shows TV has produced in recent years.  Keep It In The Family (not to be confused with the sitcom of the same name) is the perfect family game show.First aired in 2014 on a Sund...
the main stars of 8 out of 10 cats does countdown

8 Out Of Ten Cats Does Countdown

It's Countdown but not as you know it.  Back in January 2012 Channel 4 were having a 30th birthday.  As part of the celebrations they screened a mash up night.  As part of this night there was a a special episo...
Ant and Dec at the launch of their 2015 Saturday night takeaway series

Saturday Night Is Takeaway Night!

Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, 2002 Saturday Nights have long been the night for TV entertainment.  Taking their influences from previous Saturday night light entertainment shows, most notably Noel's H...

Catchphrase, 1986 – present

Say What You See.... The 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.The original show was hosted ...