A History Of Christmas Specials

Where Did The Festive Favourite Start? We recently started a run of Christmas themed posts starting with  Hancock's 45 minutes. An extended Christmas type episode, although not officially billed as a Christmas...

Ray Galton Has Died

Ray Galton One Of The Creators Of Sitcom Has Died, Aged 88 Ray Galton OBE, one of the "fathers and creators of British sitcom", has died aged 88. The scriptwriter died on Friday night after a "long and hear...
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A Forgotten Double Act?

A Forgotten Double Act? Comedy is littered with great double acts.  From The Two Ronnies, Canon and Ball, Morecambe and Wise and the list could go on. However back in the 1950's when radio dominated comedy,...