The Dick Emery Show

The Dick Emery Show, 1963  From a time when Saturday night television was the highlight of the week.  The Dick Emery show kept millions of us entertained with his hilarious sketches and vast array of eccen...
arthur lowe takes on a new direction as he plays a parish priest in bless me father

Sunday Service With The Sitcom

The Vicar And The Sitcom For many years the traditional Sunday morning church service has been a staple of the British way of life.  It's therefore only fitting that the local vicar should play a part in sitco...

Emery Presents

Emery Presents, 1982 In 1979, Dick Emery had jumped ship to ITV, a year later in 1980 he returned to the BBC with his popular Dick Emery Show.  By 1982 Emery was growing tired of the existing format of his BBC...
Dick emery welcomes special guest linda carter to his 1979 ITV show in 1979

Dick Emery At ITV

Dick Emery At ITV, 1979 - 1980 By 1979, still at the height of his popularity Dick Emery decided to move from the BBC to ITV.  It was a move that proved to be short-lived as he returned to the BBC in 1980....

It’s A Fair Cop

It's A Fair Cop, 1961By 1961 Eric Sykes was well known for his writing skills having written numerous radio shows for others and had even appeared in his own TV series.  However It's A Fair Cop was hi...

Dick Emery’s Big Screen Outing

Ooh You Are Awful ! - 1972 Ooh You Are Awful ! was the big screen version of Dick Emery's BBC TV show.  Released in 1972 when many popular comedies found their way to the cinema it starred Dick Emery as Charli...