British Comedies: 1970

Please note that this list may not yet be complete.

Launched in 1970

The following British comedy shows made their broadcast debut in 1970.

  • 'Wilton's' - The Handsomest Hall In Town
  • Albert And Victoria
  • All The Way Up [Film]
  • An Officer And A Gentleman
  • Bachelor Father
  • Bed Sitting Room, The [Film]
  • Ben Travers Farces
  • Better Than A Man
  • Beyond Belief
  • Breaking Of Bumbo, The [Film]
  • Bright's Boffins
  • Brothers In Law [Radio]
  • Carry On Forever
  • Carry On Loving [Film]
  • Carry On Up The Jungle [Film]
  • Charley's Grants
  • Crowther's In Town
  • Cucumber Castle
  • Culture Vultures, The
  • Dick Emery's Grand Prix
  • Doctor In Trouble [Film]
  • Don't Ring Us... We'll Ring You
  • Eddie In August
  • Entertaining Mr. Sloane [Film]
  • Ev
  • For The Love Of Ada
  • From A Bird's Eye View
  • Games That Lovers Play [Film]
  • Goodies, The
  • Haven Of Rest
  • His And Hers
  • Hoffman [Film]
  • Hope And Keen's Crazy House
  • If It Moves, File It
  • Inside The Mind Of Dave Allen
  • It's Tarbuck!
  • Joe
  • Jugg Brothers, The
  • Keep 'Em Rolling
  • Kenny Everett Explosion, The
  • Loot [Film]
  • Lovers, The
  • Making Whoopee
  • Marty Amok
  • Mating Machine, The
  • Meter Maids
  • Mike And Bernie's Scene
  • Mike And Bernie's Special: A Tale Of Two Winters
  • Milo O'Shea
  • Mind Your Own Business
  • Misfit, The
  • Never Say Die
  • Norman
  • Oh In Colour
  • Old Contemptible, The
  • On The House
  • Perfect Friday [Film]
  • Queenie's Castle
  • Rhubarb! [Film]
  • Rise And Rise Of Michael Rimmer, The [Film]
  • Shine A Light
  • Simon, Simon [Film]
  • Some Will, Some Won't [Film]
  • Statue, The [Film]
  • Step Laughing Into The Grave
  • That's Your Funeral
  • There's A Girl In My Soup [Film]
  • Two Ds And A Dog
  • Week Ending [Radio]
  • Who's Your Friend?

Also broadcast in 1970

At least one new episode of the following shows were also broadcast in this year.

Seann Walsh interview

Seann Walsh interview

A quick chat with Seann Walsh about his stand-up tour, and his role as a team captain on Virtually Famous. Read

The Interviews - new series

The Interviews - new series

Kenneth Williams and The Two Ronnies are amongst the comedians profiled in new Gold series The Interviews. Read

Radio 4's Cardboard Heart

Radio 4's Cardboard Heart

The cast has been announced for Richard Marsh: Cardboard Heart, a Radio 4 sitcom about a man who writes poetry. Read