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Kenneth Williams, In Profile

Kenneth Williams, 1926 -1988 Perhaps best remembered for his roles in the popular Carry On Films, Kenneth Williams had a long and varied career that spanned forty years. Though Williams was fondly regarded ...

Shakespeare It’s Not !

The Importance Of Being Ernie, 1993 The Importance Of Being Ernie was one off documentary detailing the later career of Ernie Wise.  The program was made in 1993 for the BBC Omnibus series . The documentary...
the tipps enjoy a nice cup of pg tips from the popular ads

The Story Of The Tipps Family

It's The Taste ! Or so we were told by the Tipps family.  The Tipps family were of course the famous PG Tips chimps that were used in the tea commercials for PG Tips very successfully for some years. It was...
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Harry H. Corbett In Profile

Harry H. Corbett 1925 - 1982 He would have been 92 today! Harry H. Corbett will forever be remembered for his starring role alongside Wilfrid Brambell in Steptoe and Son, during the 1960's and 1970's. De...
Former home to the BBC televisio centre

Remembering Television Centre

Home Of Some Of The Greats At the end of March 2013, Auntie packed her bags and moved from her home of fifty three years.  Television Centre was home to some of the most famous TV shows, that have stood the te...
North East comedian Bobby Thompson who almost exclusively played to packed houses in the working mens clubs of the north east of england

Bobby Thompson In Profile

Bobby Thompson 1911 - 1988 Bobby Thompson was the much loved North East Comedian, who for much of his career played almost exclusively to sell out crowds on the North East club circuit.  Famous for two part ac...

Vintage Summer Wine

Last Of The Summer Wine - The Compo Years To date, 2015, Last Of The Summer Wine is the longest ever running sitcom, even though it ended in 2010.  Over thirty seven years it would clock up 295 episodes over t...