An Audience With Dudley Moore

An Audience With Dudley Moore, 1981 It's hard to believe that it's almost twenty years (2002) since the passing of Dudley Moore. Here we look back on his turn on the hit ITV series An Audience With... Su...

Game For A Laugh

Game For A Laugh, 1981 Remember the catchphrase? "Watching you, watching us, watching you!" Yes folks it's the London Weekend Television "Light Entertainment" show that was reputably the reason for the BBC'...

It Takes A Worried Man

It Takes A Worried Man, 1981 Another hit comedy lost in the mists of time.  It never ceases to amaze me the amount of great British sitcoms that have aired over the years, yet with all these extra channels we ...
standback superman it's supergran

Stand Back Superman – It’s Supergran !

Supergran, 1985 A forgotten Sunday afternoon kids gem.  Super Gran was a 1980's children's television programme, about a grandmother with super powers.  The programme ran for two series totalling 27 episodes b...
cast of the hit itv 1980's sketch show alfresco

Alfresco

Alfresco - 1983 Some well known names from the world of comedy assemble for this forgotten ITV sketch show. Conceived as an answer to the BBC's hugely successful Not The Nine O' Clock News, Alfresco ran for...
ben elton writes and stars in the 1980's comedy sketch show "there's Nothing To Worry About"

There’s Nothing to Worry About !

There's Nothing to Worry About !  1982 There's Nothing to Worry About !  A three part series shown only in the ITV Granada region. This three part series in fact turned out to be a pilot series for the show th...