penelope keith swaps the manor for parliament in no job for a lady

No Job For A Lady

No Job For A Lady, 1990 Sitcoms about politicians were nothing new.  We'd had Jim Hacker in Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister, Alan B'Stard in The New Statesman.  So it seemed only right that it was time for...

The Goods Meet The Royals…

The Good Life, When I'm Sixty Five, 1978 This popular ground breaking sitcom gave us a glimpse  into the future with it's green themed issues.  When I'm Sixty Five was the final episode filmed before Her Majes...
Peter Bowles takes over from geoffrety palmer for series two of Executive Stress

Penelope Keith Has Executive Stress

Executive Stress, 1986 Another of those comedies that were popular at the time, but in today's age of multi- channel TV seems largeley to have been put on the back burner. Executive Stress was inspired by t...
Penelope keith is audrey forbes hamilton in 19790's BBC classic sitcom to the manor born

To The Manor Born On The Radio ?

To The Manor Born Radio Series, 1997 Sixteen years after the original TV series came to an end, ten thirty minute episodes were broadcast on BBC Radio. Despite the success of the TV version To The Manor Bor...

Going Green With The Good Life

The Good Life, 1975 Perhaps one of the most endearing sitcoms ever written, The Good Life was the original environment friendly comedy.  It covered so many issues so well.  From Margo's social climbing, to Jer...