the bradshaws, stage and radio comedy

The Bradshaws, 1983

Proving that not every popular radio show is a product of the BBC, although The Bradshaws have never (that we know of) appeared in their own full length radio series. Created especially for The Gary Davies S...
Hugh Dennis and Steve Punt star in the long running bbd radio series the now show on bbc radio 4

The Now Show, 1998

Proving that Radio comedy is still a force to be reckoned with: The Now Show has so far (2015) clocked up 44 series. The series is a successor to popular early 1990s topical comedy show, The Mary Whitehouse ...
Tim Brooke Taylor is among the stars of this BBC Radio comedt series hello cheeky

Hello Cheeky, 1973

BBC Radio comedy series that ran for five series on BBC Radio 2 between 1973 and 1975.  Sixty one episodes were made along with six specials. Hello Cheeky gained a reputation for its puns. For example "I onc...
Ted Ray starred in his own BBC Radio series

Ray’s A Laugh, 1949

Ted Ray was the popular British comedian of the 1950's and 1960's. He's probably best remembered for his Radio Show "Ray's A Laugh"  As a music hall performer he would play the violin badly as part of his act N...
vintage bbc logo as would have probably been used around the time of the light program

BBC Light Program, 1945

BBC Light Program, 1945 - 1967 As the war drew to a close the BBC began to return to full time broadcasting.  At this time television was still very much a luxury item, radio was the popular entertainment medi...

ITMA – It’s That Man Again

Can I Do You Now Sir ? Today, 6th June 2014 marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day.  Whilst D-Day has little that was funny, as a mark of respect for those who served we’re running this war time classic that ke...