Omnibus – Tony Hancock

Omnibus - Tony Hancock, From East Cheam To Earls Court, 1985 Omnibus was an award winning BBC documentary TV series.  When we started this site the aim was to feature the best of British comic talent and nosta...
harry secombe, peter sellers and spike miilgan began their classic goon show in the 1950's

The Goon Show

The Goon Show, 1951 Considered by many as the greatest radio show of all time.  A legend within it's own lifetime The Goon Show was a British Radio Comedy Program that ran for 238 episodes and 12 specials over...
Houses of Parliament the stting for Galton and Speight's 1979 pilot The Tea Ladies

The Tea Ladies

The Tea Ladies, 1979 In talking to Tessa Le Bars she told us about a sitcom that we hadn't heard of, naturally we wanted to know more.  Very little information exists on this show and regretably Tessa couldn't...
an all star cast line up in the hit BBC and ITV sitcom the rag trade

The Rag Trade

The Rag Trade -  BBC Years - 1961 - 1963, ITV Years 1977 - 1978 The Rag Trade was the classic sitcom that had two bites of the cherry.  Famous for the catchphrase of it's Shop Steward "Everybody Out!" it's one...
Kenneth Williams takes questions from a celebrity audience in an audience with kenneth williams

Kenneth Williams, In Profile

Kenneth Williams, 1926 -1988 Perhaps best remembered for his roles in the popular Carry On Films, Kenneth Williams had a long and varied career that spanned forty years.Though Williams was fondly regarded ...
marty feldman stars in it's marty

Marty Feldman Stars In….

Marty, 1968 Marty Fieldman was until 1967 perhaps best known as a comedy writer.  When he became part of the cast of At Last The 1948 Show.  Fresh from the success of this came Fieldman's first TV series in hi...
eric sykes and hattie jacques play brother and sister in sykes and a..

Sykes And A….

Sykes  And A.... The BBC sitcom starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques that aired for sixty episodes (59 and 1 short) over nine series on BBC1 from 1960 to 1965.Sykes And A was ther first time Eric Sykes a...