The Frankie Howerd Show

The Frankie Howerd Show, 1964 When 'Hancock' came to an end in 1961, writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson had struck up a friendship with Frankie Howerd.With the writers now free to persue new projects the ...
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Frankie Howerd In Profile

Frankie Howerd 1917 - 1992 Ooh, Aah, titter ye not, it's wicked to mock the afflicted.  All catchphrases we associate with legendary comedian Frankie Howerd. For almost sixty years Frankie Howerd made us laug...

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...

Up Pompeii – The Movie – 1971

Ney! Ney! and thrice Ney! Frankie Howerd hits  the big screen. The first of a number of big screen spin offs from the hugely successful TV series of the same name. Summary Lurcio  becomes the inadvertent pos...

Howerd’s Hour

Howerd's Hour, 1968 A one off special starring the late, great, Frankie Howerd and guests.  Not to be confused with the later Frankie Howerd's Hour, screened in 1971.The show was first screened in 1968. ...
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Then Churchill Said To Me

Then Churchill Said To Me - 1982 The one that got away, well not quite.  Then Churchill Said To Me was the six part BBC comedy series made in 1982 but not transmitted until 1993 by UK Gold and 1998 by the BBC....

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...