the late sir terry wogan one of britain's most loved entertainers

Terry Wogan Looks Back At A Golden Age Of Comedy

Wogan's Radio Fun, 1987 Wogan's Radio Fun was a one off special broadcast in two parts in 1987, as part of the Wogan show.The importance of comedy on the radio should never be underestimated.  Over many ye...
A cast list that reads like a who's who of comedy legends star in eric sykes' the plank both in cinemas in 1967 and on tv in 1979

The Story Of A Plank?

The Plank - 1967 (Cinema), 1979 (TV) Based on a comedy sketch called "Sykes and a Plank", which was written by Eric Sykes for his comedy television series "Sykes and a" An all star line up come together in thi...

Whack-O!

Whack-O!, 1956 Whack-O! was a British sitcom starring Jimmy Edwards of 'The Glums' fame.  Written by two of the most prolific writers of the time: Frank Muir and Dennis Norden.The series ran for forty seve...

Take It From Here

Take It From Here - 1948 In Tribute To Denis Norden, 1922 - 2018To some this was the very first British sitcom a subject we discussed in an earlier post.Take It From Here was the popular Sunday BBC  Ra...
Jimmy Edwards stars in a series of one off sitcoms generally rferred to as Faces of Jim

Faces Of Jim,1961

Faces Of Jim, is an umbrella title that relates to three series of individual sitcoms that aired between 1961 and 1963, starring Jimmy Edwards.The idea which of course followed the Comedy Playhouse idea, wa...