Pipkins

Pipkins, 1973 Do you remember those old lunchtime kids TV shows, everybody remembers Rainbow, after all there are plenty of comics who've had good mileage out of it.  We've dug out a little gem from the 1970's...

It’s A Square World

It's A Square World - 1960 Groundbreaking comedy from an all too often forgotten comedy genius - Michael Bentine.  It's A Square World was a sketch based series that appeared on the BBC between 1960 and 1964. ...

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 ...
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The Royals And Comedy

How Comedy Has Portrayed The Royal Family Looking back over the years it seems no subject has been spared by comedy writers, even the Royal family.  From pranks on Beadle's About to satire, they even get their...

More Vintage Shows Join The Comeback Trail

Like many of the other media we've recently been reporting on the number of old TV shows finding their way back in one form or another.Comedy playhouse is currently back on BBC1 for a three week run, last w...