stanley bxter in one of his many guises for his popular tv shows

Stanley Baxter At Christmas

Stanley Baxter At Christmas, 1976, 1982 and 1985 Stanley Baxter was a regular fixture on TV screens for many years.  Famed for his lavish productions his Christmas Specials were no different.During his car...

Les Dawson’s Christmas Box

Les Dawson's Christmas Box - 1974 Les Dawson's Christmas Box was a seasonal offering from one of Britain's most missed comics first seen in 1974.SummaryA Christmas comedy special featuring sketches, so...

Christmas Mayhem With Stephen Merchant

Click And Collect, 2018 A one off comedy starring: Stephen Merchant.  Originally shown as part of BBC1's 2018 Christmas line up the show was generally well received by critics.SummaryIt's Christmas Eve...
Foggy, Clegg and compo in last of the summer win'e 1979 BBC Christmas special

Last Of The Summer Wine, Where Are They Now?

Last Of The Summer Wine, Where Are They Now? Has it really been almost ten years since the final series Last Of The Summer Wine?  After the sad passing of Jean Fergusson we look back at some of those quirky ch...

Minder – The Revived Series

Minder - 2009 We keep asking the question "is There Life In Those Old Shows?" It's unbelievable how many shows have been re-made or updated.Minder was a classic comedy drama that couldn't have been better ...

Is There Life In Those Old Shows?

Is There Life In Those Old Shows? Part 3: Till Death Us Do PartIn an ongoing series of posts inspired by UKTV's remake of three missing Dad's Army episodes, we're looking at some of the many vintage shows ...
the cast of the 2016 remake of ae you being served line up

Is There Life In Those Old Shows?

Is There Life In Those Old Shows? Part 3 -  Are You Being Served?In viewof the success of  UKTV's re-makes of the three missing Dad's Army Episodes, we're asking is there still life in the old shows, or sh...
jeff rawle and ed coleman are steptoe and son for 2016

Is There Life In Those Old Shows?

Is There Life In Those Old Shows? Part 2: Steptoe and SonIn view of the success of UKTV's revival of three missing Dad's Army episodes we're asking  "is there really a demand to remake lost classics or are...