Tarby’s Frame Game, 1987
Another Game Show, another comedian.
Jimmy Tarbuck was the presenter in this ITV Game Show. Produced by Yorkshire Television it ran for three series between 1987 and 1989, running up thirty seven episodes along the way.
The aim of the game?
Two teams of couples try to solve a series of three-word puzzles called frames. A frame is two words with a linking word missing in between. The object of the game is to guess a word that is the missing link between the two words.
Example: LITTLE-<<BLANK>>-SIMMONS Answer: “Richard” – LITTLE-RICHARD-SIMMONS
Presented By: Jimmy Tarbuck and Sharon Mouldon
Voiceover: Tony Schaeffer
Produced By: Yorkshire Television for ITV
Original Transmission Dates: 24th May 1987 – 29th July 1989