Bachelor Father

Bachelor Father, 1970 An almost forgotten BBC sitcom from the pen of Richard Waring whose credits included: Marriage Lines, and Mother Makes...with Wendy Craig.Running for 2 series totalling 22 episodes pl...

Holding The Fort

Holding The Fort, 1980 Here's a sitcom that seems to have slipped under the radar in it doesn't appear on any repeat schedules or benefit from a DVD release.  It seems strange, considering all the well known n...

The Upchat Line

The Upchat Line, 1977 Created by Keith Waterhouse, this ITV sitcom was the predecessor to The Upchat Connetion and often gets forgotten about.It ran for a series of seven episodes in 1977.SummaryMe...
Jasper carrott returns to the BBC stool for a one off show

All About Me

All About Me, 2002 All About Me was Jasper Carrott's second foray into the word of sitcom, his first being "The Detectives".The show ran 3 series over 22 episodes between 2002 and 2004.The 'me' in the ...
harry h. corbett's last tv outing before his death was in the ill feted sitcom grundy

Grundy

Grundy, 1980 Grundy was to have been the vehicle to finally show that Harry H. Corbett had put Steptoe behind him.  In an interview with 'The News Of The World' prior to its screening, Corbett said: "I hope to...
jimmy jewel stars in the itv sitcom spring and autumn

Spring And Autumn

Spring And Autumn, 1973 Another forgotten sitcom.  Not so much forgotten, more it hasn't benefited from frequent repeats.Spring and Autumn was written by the successful writing duo that brought us Nearest ...

The 10%ers

The 10%ers, 1994 An unusual title for a little remembered sitcom.  In fact it's so forgotten very little information exists about it online, yet it was created by the same writing team that brought us Red Dwar...

High Street Blues

High Street Blues - 1989 Another forgotten title from the legendary script writer Jimmy Perry.Not to be confused with the popular US Police show of a similar name.  The title almost seems relevant now, wit...

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 ...

Sam And Janet

Sam And Janet, 1967 Running for 15 episodes over 2 series Sam and Janet was an ITV sitcom.Now over 50 years old it was thought that the series was missing in the archives until an episode appeared on You T...