paul shane, jeffrey holland and su pollard are re-united for David Croft's last BBC sitcom: Oh Doctor Beeching

David Croft’s Last Stand….

Oh Doctor Beeching, 1995 Looking back at some of the lesser remembered sitcoms from comedy's greatest writers we arrive somewhere in the middle.  Whilst Oh Doctor Beeching is not quite forgotten it's not one t...

Which Way To The War?

Which Way To The War? 1994 We're having a look back at some of the lesser known works from some of comedy's greatest writers.Which Way to the War was David Croft's only ITV sitcom and their last World War ...

David Croft, In Profile

David Croft - 1922 - 2011 Major David John Croft, OBE (born David John Andrew Sharland; 7 September 1922 – 27 September 2011) was an English writer, producer and director.He is perhaps best remembered for ...
popular sitcom allo also returns for a one off special the return of allo allo

The Return Of ‘Allo ‘Allo !

The Return Of 'Allo 'Allo ! 2007 The Return Of 'Allo 'Allo ! was a one off special filmed in Manchester before a live audience on 22nd March 2007.Written by the show's original writers David Croft and Jere...

Allo! Allo!

Allo! Allo! 1982 The 18th June 2020, marked the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the French Resistance.  Of course years after the war TV writers were keen to tell the story of the efforts of the resistanc...

Hugh and I

Hugh and I, 1962 Hugh and I sees two comedy greats line up in another of those sitcoms that seems to have been brushed aside.Hugh and I starred Terry Scott and Hugh Lloyd playing themselves, as two friends...
harry worth makes his las tv appearence in the ill feted bbc sitcom oh happy band

Oh Happy Band

Oh Happy Band - 1980 Oh Happy Band was a six part sitcom written by trusted writing team David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd.  In addition to an established writing team the series featured the very last TV appearanc...