A Life Of Bliss

A Life Of Bliss On Radio And TV A Life Of Bliss started life as a BBC Radio sitcom in 1953.  The show ran for one hundred and sixteen episodes and a one off short over seven series between 1953 and 1969.In...

Hancock’s Half Hour – Back From Holiday

Hancock's Half Hour - Back From Holiday, 1956 The first episode from the fourth series of the classic radio sitcom: Hancock's Half Hour.A particular favourite because of the interplay between Tony Hancock ...

Hut 33

Hut 33, 2007 Hut 33, is a BBC Radio sitcom.  Recorded at the BBC Radio Theatre at Broadcasting House it ran for three series of six episodes each between 2007 and 2009.The series has since been made availa...
dereck guyler and richard murdoch are among the stars of BBC rasdio comedy the men fro the ministry

The Men From The Ministry, 1962

The Men From The Ministry, 1962 When you talk about sitcoms you often forget about radio and some of the gems it's thrown up over the years, not least Hancock's Half Hour.Men From The Ministry is one such ...

Home To Roost – No Not That One

Home To Roost, Radio Series, 1974 No it's not the 1980's John Thaw sitcom.  In this instance Home To Roost is a BBC Radio Comedy.Running for thirteen episodes across two series this one Starring Deryck Guy...

ITMA – It’s That Man Again

Can I Do You Now Sir ?Today 20th March Dame Vera Lynn celebrates her 103rd birthday.  To mark the occasion we’re running this war time classic that kept a nation laughing through it’s darkest days.It’s ...

Stockport, So Good they Named It Once

Stockport, So Good they Named It Once, 1999 Stockport, So Good they Named It Once was a BBC Radio Comedy-Drama that ran for two series of six episodes each between 1999 and 2000.Originally broadcast on BBC...

Jeremy Vine But Not As We Know Him

Jeremy Vine, Agony Uncle, 2018 Originally broadcast in two episodes.  This part-scripted, part-improvised spoof phone in was first broadcast as part of BBC Radio 2's Comedy Showcase in 2018.  It returned later...
roy hudd fronts the long running BBC radio2 comedy series the news huddlines

The News Huddlines

The News Huddlines, 1975 In Tribute To Roy Hudd, Who has Died, Aged 83 The long running Radio series The News Huddlines was the BBC Radio 2 topical comedy sketch show starring Roy Hudd.  The series ran for fi...

At Home With The Snails

At Home With The Snails, 2001 WARNING: THIS POST DEALS WITH MATERIAL SOME MIGHT FIND DISTURBING!A somewhat surreal comedy from BBC Radio.  Certainly not suitable for all, the humour can only be described a...