Forgotten? ITV sicomedy drama Eh! Brian It's A whopper

Eh Brian! It’s A Whopper

Fishing Antics In Eh Brian! It's A Whopper, 1984 Largely forgotten about these days but, Eh Brian! It's A Whopper was hoped by makers Central, to be the ideal show to fill the Friday night slot left by the hug...

Snakes And Ladders

Snakes And Ladders, 1989 If we mentioned the names Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran you'd know who we were talking about and if we also mentioned John Gordon Sinclair and Adrian Edmondson you'd still be with us...

Chalk And Cheese

Chalk And Cheese, 1979 Chalk and Cheese was a short lived sitcom made by ITV and staring Michael Crawford and Robin Hawdon.The idea for the series came from a one off comedy also screened in 1977 called: S...

They Came From Somewhere Else

They Came From Somewhere Else, 1984 Here's something a little offbeat and almost certainly forgotten as it's never been repeated or made it to video or DVD.They Came From Somewhere Else was a 6 part sitcom...

Pilgrim’s Rest

Pilgrim's Rest, 1997 Pilgrim's Rest was a short lived BBC sitcom that ran for 6 episodes in 1997.Despite two well established actors in Garry Olson and Gwen Taylor in the lead roles the series received onl...

The Mistress

The Mistress, 1985 Swept away under the BBC carpet comes a forgotten little sitcom from writer Carla Lane.The Mistress ran for 2 series of 6 episodes each between 1985 and 1987.  Apart from a very successf...

Here Come The Hippies !

Hippies, 1999 Hippies was a six-part BBC sitcom from the creators of Father Ted.It ran for 1 series of 6 episodes in 1999.The series was Mathews and Linehan's immediate follow up to their hugely popula...
wendy craig stars in not in front of the children

Not In Front Of The Children

Not In Front Of The Children, 1967 Another forgotten sitcom.  Not In Front Of The Children was Wendy Craig's first sitcom and her first playing what would become something of a trademark acting in many similar...

It’s Not AC/DC

Hell's Bells, 1986 No it's not the classic AC/DC single but a short lived BBC sitcom of the same name starring Derek Nimmo.Hell's Bells ran for 6 episodes in 1986.SummaryThe Dean of Norchester Cath...

Nelson’s Column

Nelson's Column, 1994 One those 'lost'? sitcoms i.e. it never gets a repeat and is largely pushed to the back of the cupboard.  This one ran for two series of six episodes each from 1994.SummaryGavin N...