Harry Hill’s Fruit Corner

Harry Hill's Fruit Corner, 1993 Comedian Harry Hill began his TV and Radio comedy career with Harry Hill's Fruit Corner.  Hill had achieved his big break the year previous when he won the Perrier Award for Bes...

Sounds Like Les Dawson

Sounds Like Les Dawson, 1974 "Sounds Like Les Dawson" was a one off TV Special starring Les Dawson that aired in 1974. Summary Les Dawson invites some familiar friends to join him in this one off special...

An Evening With Spike Milligan

An Evening With Spike Milligan, 1996 In the 1990's Saturday night was very much still the big night on TV.  ITV franchise Carlton had clearly seen the success of London Weekend Television's An Audience With:.....

Gavin And Stacey To Return?

Gavin And Stacey To Return? Beloved sitcom Gavin and Stacey is to join the long list of hit sitcoms that return as Christmas Specials. Co-Writer and star James Corden has revealed  he and co-writer Ruth Jon...

Talking Animals ? It Must Be…..

Animal Magic, 1962 I always felt they should bring this back with Paul O Grady hosting.  Animal Magic had to be one of the most imaginative children's television programs ever.  It combined education and a sen...

Toby Jones To Star In New Comedy Drama….

Don't Forget The Driver A subtle title that could be confused with a certain Dad's Army episode:"Don't Forget The Diver" particularly as Toby Jones who starred as Captain Mainwaring in the Dad's Army movie. ...

Are We Running Out Of Ideas For TV ?

Are We Running Out Of Ideas For TV ? Or Does It Prove The Old Ones Are The Best? It feels that we are in the grip of re-makes and comebacks of classic TV shows.  From Drama to Sci-Fi through to classic comedy...
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Children In Need

It's that time of the year again, where the BBC ask you to dig deep for Pudsey. The annual telethon originally fronted by the much missed Sir Terry Wogan, has been running since 1980. Over the years it's ...

Rainbow Presenter And Z – Cars Actor Dies

Geoffrey Hayes, Dies Aged 76 Rainbow Presenter Geoffrey Hayes has died.  Surrounded by his family he passed away in hospital. In a statement, Phil Dale said: "It is with great sadness that the family announ...