Warren Mitchell Dies

Alf Garnet actor Warren Mitchell has died aged 89.  A statement from his family said the star died in the early hours of Saturday "surrounded by his family". "He has been in poor health for some time, but wa...
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The Alf Garnett Saga

The Alf Garnett Saga, 1972 All this week across the subject of television as a whole, we want to look at the programs that time seems to have largely forgotten.  We'll start with the second film spin off from ...

Johnny Speight – In Profile

Johnny Speight, 1920 - 1998 Firstly, the boring bits: we've compiled this post from information available to us at the time and therefore it may not contain as much detail as we might like.  If and when more d...