It’s A Fair Cop

It's A Fair Cop, 1961 By 1961 Eric Sykes was well known for his writing skills having written numerous radio shows for others and had even appeared in his own TV series.  However It's A Fair Cop was hi...

Rhubarb, Rhubarb

Rhubarb, Rhubarb, 1980 Like 'The Plank' before it this was a Television remake of a 1969 Eric Sykes film of the same name. Made by Thames Television as a one off, it featured an all star cast.  There was no...

Carry On Cabby

Carry On Cabby - 1963 Carry On Film number seven.  Carry On Cabby hit the big screens in 1963 and was reputably Hattie Jacques' favourite of the series.  Although the seventh film it was the first one written ...

Carry On Laughing

The Carry On Team Come To TV, In: Carry On Laughing, 1975 Carry on Laughing was a TV series produced in 1975 for ATV, based on the Carry On films. By the time the the Carry On team hit TV screens the audien...
saucy goings on with the carry on team in carry on christmas

Carry On Christmas – 1972

Carry On Christmas (or Carry On Stuffing) The third Carry On Christmas Special and often considered the weakest of the four. Production of this TV special was not without it's problems.  The first of these ...
eric sykes and hattie jacques play brother and sister in sykes and a..

Sykes And A….

Sykes  And A.... The BBC sitcom starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques that aired for sixty episodes (59 and 1 short) over nine series on BBC1 from 1960 to 1965. Sykes And A was ther first time Eric Sykes a...

Eric Sykes Goes Colour

Sykes, 1972 Sykes was the full colour BBC sitcom written by and Starring Eric Sykes.   It ran for sixty eight episodes over seven series between 1972 and 1979.  Of sixty eight episodes forty three were re-make...