70 years of british comedy 1990's

Platinum Jubilee Comedy, 1990’s

Platinum Jubilee Comedy, 1990's The decade that brought us the poll tax and the first gulf war.  It also saw the resignation of Mrs Thatcher, replaced by John Major.  Then of course it was Tony Blair.  Britain...

Up The Convicts

Up The Convicts, 1976 Another Australian spin off.  This time Frankie Howerd stars in a spin off from his British success Up  Pompeii.  Not much is known about this series, but we've put together what we can f...
Jeffrey can't hear you Hi De Hi

Bank Holiday Weekend Break

Bank Holiday Weekend Break With the Bank Holiday weekend upon us again many will be thinking about a long weekend away.  Like holidays you could say the subject matter has been offered in sitcom.Here we ta...
spitting image was just one of the many comedy highlights of the 1980's

Platinum Jubilee Comedy, 1980’s

Platinum Jubilee Comedy, The 1980's As we move closer to celebrations marking Her Majesty's 70 years on the throne we're loking back at the changing world ofDespite it often being remembered for bubblegum ...
one of the the most popular sitcoms of the 1970's and still popular today The Good Life

Platinum Jubilee Comedy – 1970’s

Platinum Jubilee Comedy - 1970's, Part One, BBC Marking Her Majesty's 70 years on the throne we're looking back through some of the comedy highlights of the last 70 years .Today it's the 1970's.  Whilst it...
mrs brown invites audiences into her home for an evening of mayhem and celebrity chat

Mother’s Day, Sitcom Style

A Tribute To Sitcom's Greatest Mothers It's Mother's Day so we thought we'd look at some of comedy's greatest Mothers and perhaps the odd Mother In Law joke.Mothers are there for all life's little problems...

Platinum Jubilee Comedy – 1960’s

The 1960's - The Classics Begin To mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee we're continuing our look back at some of the the highlights in British Comedy over the last 70 years.   We have reached the 1960's.In t...

Lovett Goes To Town

Lovett Goes To Town, 1990 A forgotten comedy on a forgotten station.  Norman Lovett perhaps best known for his role as the ship's computer in Red Dwarf stars in this one off sitcom episode aired as part of BSB...
the cast of the bbc tv series are you being served?

Life Experience And The Sitcom

How Life Experience Has Brought Us Some Of Our Best Sitcoms. Whilst the above may not be true of every great sitcom it's certainly true for some of the greats as we'll find out in this post.Open All Hours ...