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Oldie TV programmes you remember

Post by carmel1 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 6:23 am

Clapperboard...ITV's short lived equivalent to the bbc's juggernaut 'Film 19xx' (basically a film review program)

Tommorows world

Blott on the landscape

Hi di Hi

Lovejoy

Home sweet Home (william gaunt and martin clunes)

World of Sport

The Big match/Saint and Greavesie

House of Cards (Which apparently predicted the downfall of margaret thatcher)

Willow the wisp

Dangermouse

The Saint (later version with Ian Ogilvy in the main role, not old enough to remember the roger moore version)


Magpie (ITV, with Jenny Hanley and Tommy Boyd, cant' remember the full name of the original male presenter apart from his first name, Mick)

How...(original 70's version with fred Dineage)

World in Action

Cook Report

Pipkins (ITV)

Tomorrow people

Supersonic...Kiddie's pop/music and lifestyle programme on itv (mid/late 70's (i remember in some of the shows, it featured a very young Susan Tully...of Grange hill and West Benders fame)

Wasn't there a program called 'Banana Splits', with Bill Oddie Fronting it

Mind You Language

Albion Square

Tiswas (unfortunately i never got to see the adult version c4 did a few years later)

Multi coloured swap shop

Catweasel (Geoffrey Baydon or baylon)

Worsil Gummidge (John Pertwee and Una Stubbs)

Catseye's (Female Cop series) and the one that proceeded it, i forget the name (i think it was one of the first programs Lesley Ash acted in)

Juliet Bravo

Runaround (fronted by London based commedian, the late Mike Reid)

Winner takes All (a general knowledge quiz where you bet on the answer...hosted by Jim Tarbuck)

Tales of the unexpected (ITV)...Apparently most of the original short stories were written by famous children author Roald Dahl

Cheggars Play's Pop (Keith Chegwin game show...apparently one of the early spin off's from MCSW)

The Price is Right (with lesley crowther hosting)

Motormouth....One of the first programmes to feature an interactive computer/videogame tie in (remember Weird Dreams)

No.73 (ITV) with Tommy Boyd (from magpie) and Sandy Tosvig (at the time just a stand up commediene) and others

Playaway...Brian Cant, Anita Dobson, Floella Benjami (from Playschool) and a Young Jeremy Irons (always on Piano)

Stig of the Dump (ITV)

Citizen Smith (ITV)...Starring one of the peeps out of bbc's 'My family'

Nationwide

Thats Life (apparently a spin off from Nationwide)

Tuckers Luck (a/the only spin off from Grange Hill)

Just William (the 70's version with Bonnie langford....I'll scweem and scweem and scweem til i'm thick)

censored Turpin (ITV, With Richard O'Sullivan)

Terry and June

George and Mildred ITV (apparently a spin of from another itv sitcom with Richard O'Sulivan, forgot the name)

Shelly (ITV, Hywel Bennett, not the later one with Caroline Languish)

Police 5 (ITV, Shaw Taylor....'Keep em Peeled')

Not the 9 O'clock News

The 6 o'Clock show (ITV, Mike Aspell, Danny Baker, Fred Housego and Janet Street Porter)

Why don't you...Children's activities program (cant remember what channel)

The Young Ones

Bergerac

The Professionals (ITV, Gordon Cowley, Lewis Collins and Martin Shaw)

The Sweeney (Best program John Thaw starred in before Morse)

Auf Weidersen Pet (original Series where they were all in Germany)

Play your cards Right (who else but Brucie)

Family Fortunes (max Bygraves, Bob Monkhouse et al)

3-2-1 (Ted Rogers, who must have hand arthritis by now and Dusty bin)

Blankety Blank....(BBC) Les Dawson and someone called Terry Wogan

Celebrity Squares (Bob Monkhouse, Willie Rushton and others)

The Moomins

The Comedians (Roy Walker, Jim Davidson etc )

The Goodies

Supergran

Birdie...Starring Adam Faith

John Craven's news round

Howards way

Triangle

Boon (ITV, with Michael Elpic, Neil Morrisey, David Daker)

Only when i laugh (ITV, Christopher Straulli, Jame Bowlam, Peter Bowles and Richard Wilson as the Doctor/Consultant)

To the manor Born

Butterflies

The Good life


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Post by merman » Wed Aug 13, 2008 6:54 am

It wasn't called Home Sweet Home, it was No Place Like Home.

I don't remember a show called censored Turpin though :lol:
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Post by felgekarp » Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:10 am

What carmel1 said plus The Great Egg Race and Gilberts Fridge.
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Post by pantal00ns » Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:14 am

The Fugative - Black and White series.
(Use to love this but have'nt seen it for years)

Tour of duty - Mainly for the Stones title tune

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Post by felgekarp » Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:20 am

The Outer Limits, way superior to The Twilight Zone in my opinion.
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Post by ismellicecream » Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:33 am

as above, plus

Chocky

Scully

Vikki the Viking

Henrys Leg (anyone remember this? everyone I know doesnt, about a boy who finds a mannequin leg and keeps it!!)

Jonny Briggs

What was that game show where people had to step on squares in a pitch black room, if they stood on the wrong one, they would be vaporised?

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Post by Wil » Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:04 am

King of the Castle - creepy ITV kids drama where a kid gets trapped in a lift in a tower block and ends up in another world.

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Post by psj3809 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:39 am

pantal00ns wrote:Tour of duty - Mainly for the Stones title tune
Great shout ! Used to love that show, wasnt it on late on a friday night ? Bought a few videos of it from Britannia Video club years ago.

The Paint it black theme tune though was superb

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Post by carmel1 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 9:16 am

Up the elephant and around the castle

The censored turpin one I mentioned previous was Adventures of censored Turpin

Bless this House (Sid james and Diane Coupland)

Honour thy father

3 up 2 down (Michael elpic and the one out of to the manor born and Lysette Antony)

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Post by JetSetWilly » Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:32 am

anyone remember the comedies Home James with Jim Davidson, or Stringers Day with Leonard Rossiter, which then changed to Trippers Day with Bruce 'Good Game Good Game' Forsythe? they used to play em on UK Gold ages ago (about 1997 i think)

used to love watching them. Loved the Professionals and The Sweeney!
Remember some of Dempsey and Makepeace too. Classis shows.
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Post by rossi46 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:35 am

Big John Little John
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Post by Wil » Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:43 am

carmel1 wrote:Lysette Anthony
Sigh... :D

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Post by rossi46 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:56 am

Wait til your father gets home
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Post by Bub&Bob » Wed Aug 13, 2008 11:27 am

carmel1 wrote:The censored turpin one I mentioned previous was Adventures of censored Turpin
The spin off was called The Adventures of censored Turpin!
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Post by Katzkatz » Wed Aug 13, 2008 12:38 pm

Mainly I remember a lot of old children's TV programmes:-

Grange Hill (I started watching just after the heroin story line).

Chocky.

Henry's Leg. Adapted from a book, which I think won children's book of the year.

Gemini Factor.

Moondial.

Secrets Out (with the old Grange Hill gang).

Gruey Tooey.

Box of Delights.

Muskerhoods.

City of Gold.

Ulysees.

Battle of the Planets.

Bertha.

Finger mouse.

Bagpuss.

Pigeon street.

Wombles.

Jigsaw.

Johnny Ball's Think of a Number.

Going Live.

Multi Coloured Swap Shop.

Funhouse.

ALF.

Worldwise.

Beat the Teacher.

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