• BBC Comedy

    Benny hill and his hills angels
    One of the longest running comedy shows on British Television The Benny Hill Show ran for forty years from it’s early days in th...
    Ken-Dodd-laughter-show
    The Ken Dodd Laughter Show – 1979 In 2014 this guy is celebrating 60 years in the business, that’s an achievement worth re...
  • ITV Comedy

    Benny hill and his hills angels
    One of the longest running comedy shows on British Television The Benny Hill Show ran for forty years from it’s early days in the 1950′s to 1992.  Initially th...
    tommy cooper, coopers half hour
    With his trademark Fez and tricks that always seem to go wrong Tommy Cooper was one of the most popular and recognisable comedians in the world.  Unfortunately by 1980 dri...
    Secret-Diary-of-Adrian-Mo-0071-300x180
    In Tribute To Sue Townsend, 1946 – 2014 The television version of Sue Townsend’s best selling book seems largely to have been forgotten, but was hugely popular...
  • Comedy Profiles

    benny-hill
    It’s evidence of changing attitudes, that this once giant of TV comedy is largely forgotten about apart f...
    tommy_cooper
    Tommy Cooper, 1921 – 1984 Perhaps Britain’s most famous magician and one of the most popular comedi...
    arthur lowe
    Arthur Lowe, 1915 – 1982 Perhaps always remembered for his role as Captain George Mainwaring in Dad’...
    johnny-speight
    Johnny Speight, 1920 – 1998 Firstly, the boring bits: we’ve compiled this post from information ava...