High Street Blues

High Street Blues - 1989 Another forgotten title from the legendary script writer Jimmy Perry.Not to be confused with the popular US Police show of a similar name.  The title almost seems relevant now, wit...
cast of the 1979 ITV comedy room service

Room Service

Room Service, 1979 Looking at the lesser known works of some of our greatest comedy writers, this week it's Jimmy Perry.Alongside writing partner David Croft, Perry was responsible for some of our best lov...
missing presumed wiped Terry Scott and High Lloyd star in this Jimmy perry comedy

The Gnomes Of Dulwich

The Gnomes Of Dulwich - 1969 There's not much in the way of pictures and no video in existence for this little gem, but we thought you'd find it interesting anyway.  It's always good to find something you've n...

Dad’s Army On Radio

Series Starts On BBC Radio 4 Extra Today at 12.30 Dad's Army - Radio Series - 1974 Like many sitcoms of the day many of the Dad's Army TV episodes were remade for BBC Radio 4 with the original cast, although ...
writer jimmy perry dies aged 93

Jimmy Perry Dies, Aged 93

Another legendary comedy scriptwriter, Jimmy Perry has died, he was 93.  It was with David Croft, he co-wrote one of TV's most popular comedy series: Dad's Army.The two went on to collaborate on shows inclu...

The Boy Who Saved England

Dad's Army 2016, 2 Days To Go Until the 2016 Movie re-make, this was the last the last Dad's Army project to feature any of the original cast.Long after the original series had finished and some twenty yea...
writer jimmy perry dies aged 93

In Profile – Jimmy Perry

Jimmy Perry, 1923 - 2016 Best known for his work with David Croft on some of the greatest sitcoms ever made.  It was Jimmy Perry who had the original idea for Dad's Army.However despite his famous links wi...