The Saturday Gang

The Saturday Gang, 1986 One of those prime time comedy sketch shows that went out on early Saturday evening.The Saturday Gang built a comedy ensemble which consisted of Gareth Hale, Norman Pace, Kate Robbi...

The Fosters

The Fosters, 1976 The Fosters was a UK sitcom that became famous for being the first TV series to feature an entirely black cast.  It's also famous for being the very first regular TV role for one Lenny Henry....

Richard O’Sullivan Is…..

Dick Turpin - 1979 Another of those golden oldie TV series that used to air on a Saturday night.  This time we have Richard O'Sullivan, famed for his comedy performances in Man About The House, Robin's Nest an...

Blind Date

Blind Date, 1985 Another London Weekend classic that was must see Saturday night TV for millions of us.The show originated from a pilot presented by camp comic (who turned out to be not so camp) Duncan Nor...

Holding The Fort

Holding The Fort, 1980 Here's a sitcom that seems to have slipped under the radar in it doesn't appear on any repeat schedules or benefit from a DVD release.  It seems strange, considering all the well known n...
an all star cast line up in the hit BBC and ITV sitcom the rag trade

The Rag Trade

The Rag Trade -  BBC Years - 1961 - 1963, ITV Years 1977 - 1978 The Rag Trade was the classic sitcom that had two bites of the cherry.  Famous for the catchphrase of it's Shop Steward "Everybody Out!" it's one...

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...

Agony

Agony, 1979 Agony was the ITV sitcom that ran for 31 episodes (3 Series) between 1979 and 1981.It was voted in that now famous poll to find Britain's Best Sitcom at No 92.  Agony was also noted for being t...