clebrating 70 years of british comedy

Seventy Years Have Passed…

Last year, 2015, saw commemorations to celebrate 70 years since V.E. day.  This year will see the BBC pull out all the stops to celebrate 60 years since Hancock's Half Hour, so we thought we'd take a look back ...

Bless This House, 1971

Perhaps Sid James’ finest moment... Bless This House, 1971 Produced for ITV by Thames Television, Bless this House ran for sixty five episodes over six series between 1971 and 1976.  The show rated number 67 i...
vintage bbc logo as would have probably been used around the time of the light program

BBC Light Program, 1945

BBC Light Program, 1945 - 1967 As the war drew to a close the BBC began to return to full time broadcasting.  At this time television was still very much a luxury item, radio was the popular entertainment medi...