The Boy Who Saved England

The Boy Who Saved England, 1995 The Boy Who Saved England was the last the last Dad's Army project to feature any of the original cast.Long after the original series had finished and some twenty years afte...

That Reminds Me

That Reminds Me, 1999 That Reminds Me is a series of BBC Radio shows that ran for five series between 1999 and 2003, notching up 30shows along the way.SummaryEach weekly show is recorded in front of a ...

The Real Comedy Controllers

The Real Comedy Controllers, 2017 The Real Comedy Controllers was a special documentary show commissioned for BBC 4 Extra.  It originally ran for 4 parts in 2017, but has been repeated regularly on the station...

It Sticks Out Half A Mile

It Sticks Out Half A Mile, 1983 It Sticks Out Half A Mile was the Radio sitcom that ran for 13 episodes between 1983 and 1984.  Written By Michael Knowles and Harold Snoad who had previously adapted Dads Army ...

The TV Lark

The TV Lark, 1963 It's 1963 and we reach series 5 of The Navy Lark.  However as we start the series there is a difference.  The popular show has now become the TV Lark, although most of the original cast are s...

And There’s More On The Radio….

Jimmy Cricket's Team, 1990 Jimmy Cricket's Team was a radio show that ran for five series between 1990 and 1994.Writing on his official website the star calls it "one of the happiest periods in my showbiz...
Arhur Lowe stars in bbc radio comedy Parsley sidings

Parsley Sidings

Parsley Sidings 1971 - 1973 Here's one you don't hear of very often.  Parsley Sidings was the BBC Radio sitcom starring Arthur Lowe, it was in fact the only radio sitcom to Arthur Lowe, apart from the radio ad...
Still going strong Steve wright in his Radio 1 days

Steve Wright In The Afternoon

If you've got the time, Steve's got the grime, all the dirt you'll ever need, it's showbiz gossip time, and now to reveal it - here's Steve ! Steve Wright In The Afternoon and In The Morning 1981 - 1995 We've...

Ayres On The Air

Ayres On The Air, 2004 Pam Ayres the household name in humourous poems was no stranger to TV and Radio.  However in 2004 she began a run of 36 shows broadcast over 6 series between 2004 and 2018, entitled: Ayr...