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Room Service

Room Service, 1979 Looking at the lesser known works of some of our greatest comedy writers, this week it's Jimmy Perry.Alongside writing partner David Croft, Perry was responsible for some of our best lov...

And Mother Makes Three

And Mother Makes Three, 1971 And Mother Makes Three was produced by Thames Television for ITV and ran for four series between 1971 and 1973.  It polled number 96 joint with it's spin off And Mother Makes Five ...

Agony

Agony, 1979 Agony was the ITV sitcom that ran for 31 episodes (3 Series) between 1979 and 1981.It was voted in that now famous poll to find Britain's Best Sitcom at No 92.  Agony was also noted for being t...
Ken Jones stars in this 1970's ITV forerunner to Carla Lane's 1980's hit Bread

The Wackers, 1975

Could This Really Be Seen As A Forerunner To Bread? 'Wackers'  a scouse term for mates was also the name of an ill feted TV sitcom (ill feted in that it never really gained much popularity).  Despite a who's w...

Yus, My Dear

Yus, My Dear - 1976 Another sitcom from the London Weekend stable.  Yus My Dear was the spin off sequel from the classic Romany Jones.  It starred Arthur Mullard and Queenie Watts reprising their roles  as Wal...
Cilla Black tries her hand at sitcom

Cilla’s Comedy Six

Cilla's Comedy Six, 1975 Proving why she was one of the greatest and best loved female entertainers, Cilla Black dipped her toe into the world of comedy in 1975 for a six part series of one off half hour sitco...

National Service RAF Style…..

Get Some In ! 1975 The RAF is celebrating it's centenary so this seemed a good time to dig out this largely forgotten classic.Get Some In ran for thirty four episodes over five series between 1975 and 1978...