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TISWAS

Today Is Saturday Watch And Smile - Tiswas 1974 It's 40 years ago since this hugely popular Cult Saturday morning children's TV series was last on our screens.Tiswas originally ran for a mammoth 302 shows ...

May Cause Offence

May Cause Offence, The Comedian Comedian Roy 'Chubby' Brown hit the headlines yesterday after a gig was cancelled as it was felt his material was too offensive.  Let's face it plenty of vintage sitcoms have be...

The Comedians

The Comedians, 1971 It's hard to believe this show is almost fifty years old, yet the simple format it used is still been used today on shows such as Live At The Apollo.The Comedians was the brainchild of ...

Bernard Manning, In Profile

Bernard Manning, 1930 - 2007 Bernard Manning is perhaps best remembered for his appearances on hit 1970's shows The Comedians and The Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club.Bernard Manning told jokes about ...

The Comedians Christmas Cracker

The Comedians Christmas Cracker, 1993 In the early 1970's producer Johnnie Hamp hit upon a simple idea that would turn into a hugely successful TV series that ran from 1971 until 1985.  It returned with a new ...