Blankety Blank

Blankety Blank, 1979 The original environmentally friendly game show, it ought to be it's been recycled that many times and is now back on our screens.Blankety Blank is the now legendary comedy game show t...

Les Dawson In Profile

Les Dawson, 1931 - 1993 Les Dawson was one of Britain's best loved comics, master of the monologue, nobody could tell a Mother In Law joke quite like Les Dawson.  Most importantly Les Dawson was not just a com...
title card for the bbc's summertime special

Summertime Special

Summertime Special, 1981 After the success of Seaside Special in the 1970's, the BBC decided to revive the idea in the 1980's.This time instead of a Big Top the BBC visited seaside piers.  Very little info...

Remembering The Much Missed Les Dawson

Les Dawson Forever, 2016 It's over twenty five years (1993) since we lost a truly great comic genius: Les Dawson.Les Dawson Forever was a documentary, first broadcast by ITV3 in 2016 in two parts.  It was ...

The Last Laugh ….

The Last Laugh... A Tribute To Les Dawson, 1993 It's hard to believe it's almost 27 years since we lost this great comic talent.The Last Laugh was a one off special first screened just one month after his ...

Blankety Blank Special

Blankety Blank, Allo, Allo Special, 1987 A special episode of the popular game show aired during the Les Dawson era of the show featuring the cast of the hit sitcom Allo! Allo!.SummaryContestants compe...

Les Dawson On Christmas

Les Dawson On Christmas, 1980 The favourite comic of Mother In Laws everywhere Les Dawson was no stranger to festive offerings.This one from 1980 was a one off special rather than a festive offering of one...

Les Dawson Has Something To Say…..

Sez Les, 1969 - 1976 Sez Les was the TV show that firmly established Les Dawson’s reputation, running for over seven years  (11 series and 68 episodes) and bringing his humour to a wider viewing public.Sum...

Les Dawson Interviewed

Les Dawson Interviewed To calm the events of recent days with sitcoms, here's the much missed Les Dawson in a selection of interviews.http://youtu.be/vdCvhfbhqrA  http://youtu.be/...