Often forgotten nirthern comedian norman evans stars in his only comedy series for the BBC The Norman Evans Show from 1956

The Norman Evans Show

The Norman Evans Show, 1956 Les Dawson often referred to fellow comedian, Norman Evans as the inspiration for his much loved Ada character.Norman Evans, was a Northern comedian/actor/writer who was very bi...

Curry And Chips

Curry And Chips - 1969 Perhaps the most controversial sitcom ever made.  Curry And Chips was a six part comedy based on an idea from Spike Milligan and featured an all star cast.The series was supposed to ...

Father Ted

Father Ted, 1995The multi award winning Channel 4 sitcom: Father Ted ran for twenty five episodes over  three series.It was produced by Hat Trick Productions especially for Channel 4.  As well as being ...

Nobody Does It Better than Us Brits

Nobody Does It Better than Us Brits Among all the bad news and chaos it's easy to forget happier times.   However when it comes to laughter NOBODY does it better than us Brits.so here's a small selection o...

The Two Ronnies In Australia

The Two Ronnies In Australia, 1979 The Two Ronnies was not just a huge success in the UK it was also popular in Australia.  The series was regularly screened in the country on ABC Television and was repeated s...

Victoria Wood’s All Day Breakfast

Victoria Wood's All Day Breakfast, 1992 A one off fifty minute special from the genius that was Victoria Wood.The program went out at Christmas yet had nothing to do with the festive season, it was effecti...

Love Thy Neighbour Goes Down Under

Love Thy Neighbour In Australia, 1979 Three years after the original ITV series ended a spin off series was filmed in Australia in 1979Never screened in the UK it ran for seven episodes..SummaryEdd...