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by tommo
Sat May 09, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Recycled titles
Replies: 24
Views: 4348

Re: Recycled titles

One that springs to mind was the 80's sketch show Three of a Kind with Tracey Ullman, Lenny Henry and David Copperfield . This title was origonally used in the 60's for a show starring Mike Yarwood, Ray Fell and Lulu. Both BBC2?
by tommo
Thu May 11, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Non actors appearing as themselves.
Replies: 66
Views: 7584

Re: Non actors appearing as themselves.

"television's own" Roy (Catchphrase) Walker in Phoenix Nights ?
by tommo
Tue Jun 24, 2014 5:31 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Opportunity Knocks July 1968
Replies: 1
Views: 649

Opportunity Knocks July 1968

Just found Opportunity Knocks all- winners show on you tube from july 1968 ,is it a missing episode?
by tommo
Thu Jul 25, 2013 5:45 pm
Forum: Tech Ops
Topic: Museum Of Sound 1943
Replies: 0
Views: 459

Museum Of Sound 1943

Just found this ,could be of some interest for those interested in old technology,I thhought that the marconi-stille machines had been decommisioned by 1943?

http://www.britishpathe.com/video/museum-of-sound
by tommo
Thu Feb 14, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: After a 31 year wait....
Replies: 17
Views: 3578

Re: After a 31 year wait....

when Challenge did a game show weekend in the early 2000's they showed an episode of new faces & a " Charlie Williams" Golden Shot, the ATV idents were left intact
by tommo
Thu Dec 27, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Blackpool Nights
Replies: 10
Views: 1964

Re: "Blackpool Nights

That's odd, but they are still very much the owners of the ABC catalogue. If the clips were supplied by another archive, but licensed by Studio Canal, there's the possibility that they could have been uncredited. It's normally a condition in the contract from the footage supplier to receive a credi...
by tommo
Thu Dec 27, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Blackpool Nights
Replies: 10
Views: 1964

Re: Blackpool Nights

Hi, I wonder if anyone can tell me the survival rate for The Blackpool Show/Blackpool Night Out I've heard ther may be only a couple The Hancock One and The Beatles One(is this one complete or does only The Beatles exerpt exist. AFAIK "Big Night Out" has a better survival rate but wasn't that produc...
by tommo
Wed Dec 26, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Blackpool Nights
Replies: 10
Views: 1964

Blackpool Nights

Just been watching "Blackpool Nights" on BBC2,some interesting archive clips including the "Hancock- Blackpool night out" and other ABC programmes interesting that on the credits at the end was that there was no mention of Studio Canal, have they relinquished the rights to ex ABC programmes?
by tommo
Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:48 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Ade Edmonson's Christmas classics
Replies: 8
Views: 1724

Re: Ade Edmonson's Christmas classics

I thought the clips were good, too. It wasn't too bad a show, but when a clip was shown from "Andy Pandy", Edmonson said, "It's from 1950", and after a few moments, then said, "The style is from a differnt Era".......er...that'll be the 1950's, then.....odd.! ......or that Till Death us Do Part was...
by tommo
Mon Dec 24, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Ade Edmonson's Christmas classics
Replies: 8
Views: 1724

Re: Ads Edmonson's Christmas classics

So surprised to see a couple of clips of the black and white minstrel show!,how did they escape from the BBC's vaults?