What A Year Part 3

What A Year Part 3, 1981 As we've been marking the 40th anniversary of Only Fools and Horses seemed like a good idea to pop back and have a look at 1981.In the news as the year closedhttps://youtu.be/5...
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Summertime Special

Summertime Special, 1981 After the success of Seaside Special in the 1970's, the BBC decided to revive the idea in the 1980's.This time instead of a Big Top the BBC visited seaside piers.  Very little info...

Last Laugh In Vegas

Last Laugh In Vegas, 2018 A five part series shown in 2018 that took a group of showbiz legends from across the decades to perform a one off show in the variety capital of the world: Las Vegas.The series f...

The Legends of Saturday Night

The Legends Of Saturday Night As we continue to endure lockdown and yearn for the return of normality, British Classic Comedy would like to take you back in time to when Saturday night was the night for TV. ...
bruce and anthea switch sides o host bruce forsythia's big night

The Legend Of Saturday Night TV

The Very Best Of Saturday Night Classics How many do you remember?Perhaps one of the most remembered Saturday night shows?https://youtu.be/UohOuNNVSDATed Rogers and Dusty Binhttps://youtu.be/wz...

The Cannon and Ball Show

The Cannon and Ball Show, 1979 Tommy Cannon and Bobby Ball at their peak were the must see Saturday night TV.Making their first TV appearance in 1972 in the Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club variety sh...

Cannon And Ball Do Sitcom…

Plaza Patrol - 1991 Cannon and Ball had been household names in the 1980's with their prime time Saturday night show.  That came to an end in 1988 and by the 1990's they decided to take a new direction into si...

Cannon And Ball Star: Bobby Ball, Has Died

Cannon And Ball Star: Bobby Ball, Has Died Aged 76 after Covid - 19 DiagnosisBobby Ball, one half of the comedy double act Cannon and Ball, has died at the age of 76, his manager has confirmed....
bruce and anthea switch sides o host bruce forsythia's big night

Saturday Nights Were Made For Telly! Vol. 1

Remembering Some Vintage Saturday Evening Laughs Here's a selection of clips from some vintage Saturday Night comedy, with a couple of faces that made their name on Saturday night TV but you don't hear too muc...

Cannon And Ball At Christmas

Cannon And Ball At Christmas Cannon and Ball first appeared on our TV screens with their own show in 1979.The show ran for nine years, during those nine years the duo produced four Christmas Specials.S...