Up The Front

On The Front Line With Frankie Howerd As He Goes: Up The Front! The third and final big screen instalment spinning off from the popular TV series Up Pompeii, set during World War 1 sees Frankie Howerd off to f...
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Further Up Pompeii (ITV)

Further Up Pompeii, 1991 Further Up Pompeii had originally been a one off special screened on the BBC.  However in 1991 the title would be used again. After a brief hiatus during the 1980's, Frankie Howerd ...

Further Up Pompeii (BBC)

Further Up Pompeii, 1975 Further Up Pompeii was a one off Television Special. Made by the BBC it followed on from the two highly successful TV series of the same name that had ended five years previously. ...
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Frankie Howard Is On The Comeback Trail….

Frankie's On...1992 Throughout his career Frankie Howerd had had many revivals.  however it was towards the end of his life that he found a new following among students. This lead to him addressing the Oxfo...
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The Howerd Confessions, 1976

The Howerd Confessions, 1976 Aside from Up Pompeii it's often difficult to pin Frankie Howerd down on TV.  He appeared on all the big shows and had plenty of TV success that often fails to get a mention. Th...

The Frankie Howerd Show

The Frankie Howerd Show, 1964 2017 marks 100 years since the birth of Frankie Howerd. When 'Hancock' came to an end in 1961, writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson had struck up a friendship with Frankie Hower...
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For Frankie Howerd It’s All Change

All Change - 1989 It was indeed all change, when in 1989, legendary comedian Frankie Howerd took a dip out of his comfort zone into a different environment. All change was Howerd's dip into the world of kid...
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Frankie Howerd Goes To University

Frankie Howerd On Campus, 1990 Frankie Howerd was one of the all time greats and master of the double entendre.  He was a regular fixture on our Television screens throughout the 1960's and 70's, but during th...

Whoops Baghdad – 1973

Frankie Howerd's Full Of Eastern Promise Whoops Baghdad was effectively a harmless re-working of Up Pompeii, screened on the BBC in 1973, it ran for one series only totalling six episodes. Written by the sa...