It’s Saturday Night And Time For…

Val Parnell’s Saturday Spectacular, 1956

Val Parnell’s Saturday Spectacular was an early TV variety show featuring the top talent of the day.

Produced by ATV it ran for 151 shows of an hour each (including ads) between 1956 – 1961.


The biggest stars of the day line up to entertain you on a Saturday night.


Hosted By


Stars Featured

All the top talent of the day performed including

Mike and Bernie Winters
Charlie Chester
Des O’Connor
Barbara Windsor
Jim Dale
Clive Dunn
Kenneth Williams


Channel: ITV
Written By: Various
Originally Transmitted: November 10th 1956 – November 18th 1961