Steptoe and son come together for one last christmas, will harold finally win the day?

Steptoe And Son At 60

The Legacy Of Steptoe And Son, Part 3 - And In The End Classic sitcom Steptoe and Son is 60 years old this year and in a 3 part post we've been looking back at it's legacy.  In part 1 we looked at it's origins...

The Smoking Room

The Smoking Room, 2004 At the time of it's first transmission this unusual sitcom was hailed as the next classic.  It's important to remember that at the time of it's transmission there was no smoking ban in f...
UK Drama are now repeating vintage Black abd white episodes of steptoe and son

Steptoe And Son At 60

The Legacy Of Steptoe And Son - Part 1 An Introduction and Early DaysIt was 60 years ago this month we met the world's most famous rag and bone men and they still make us laugh today.  Over the coming week...
Ricky Gervais long suffering friend and producer Kark Pilkington gets his own show the moaning of life

The Moaning Of Life

The Moaning Of Life, 2013 Karl Pilkington is Ricky Gervais' straight talking friend and producer who shot to fame with his tell it as he sees it take on various locations in An Idiot Abroad.The Moaning Of ...

The Good Life – 1977 Christmas Special

It's Silly, But It's Fun - The Good Life Christmas Special - 1977 It's amazing to think how much hindsight television writers during the 1970's had.  In 1977 most people would buy their presents in the traditi...

A History Of Christmas Specials

Where Did The Festive Favourite Start? So did the Christmas Special start?We've done a fair bit of research on this and it's very difficult to place the first offerings.  Concentrating just on TV, certainl...