The Lady Is A Tramp

The Lady Is A Tramp, 1983 With a well established comedy writer and two legendary female comic leads this sitcom could have been at home on primetime TV on any channel.The Lady Is A Tramp was one of the ea...

If There Weren’t Any Blacks….

....You'd Have To Invent Them A controversial title like this could only come from one writer.If there weren't any blacks you'd have to invent them was a one off, comedy drama, a made for television play f...

An Audience With Alf Garnett

An Audience With Alf Garnett - 1997 An Audience With was a format created by London Weekend Television and would feature a famous person (in the early days it was a comedian, later and more recently it would b...

Till Death Us Do Part – The Movie

Till Death Us Do Part - The Movie - 1969 This was the brilliant movie spin off of the popular BBC TV series and the first of two, the other being the more controversial 'The Alf Garnett Saga'.  Even today this...

Till Death….

Alf's Forgotten Trip To The Seaside Till Death....1981Till death Us Do Part had been a huge success for the BBC, having started life as part of it's Comedy Playhouse series.  As it began to fall out of fav...
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The Alf Garnett Saga

The Alf Garnett Saga, 1972 The Alf Garnet Saga was the second film spin off from the hugely popular Till Death Us Do Part.Although written by Johnny Speight and featuring an all star cast, this second film...
Alf mournes the death of his beloved Else in series 2 of in sickness and in health

In Sickness And In Health – Part 3

Series 3 - 6, 1987 -1992 Because of the changes made throughout this series we felt it better to break it up to follow the changes.To re cap, Alf has lost his beloved Else and now lives on his own with lod...

Johnny Speight – In Profile

Johnny Speight, 1920 - 1998 Firstly, the boring bits: we've compiled this post from information available to us at the time and therefore it may not contain as much detail as we might like.  If and when more d...
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Spooner’s Patch

Spooner's Patch - 1979 Another one of those forgotten sitcoms from ITV, you know the ones, never appear on the repeats that get a regular airing on ITV's digital channels.After an unaired pilot episode in ...