BBC Radio Solent Special: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em. Copyright: BBC
BBC Radio Solent Special: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

BBC Radio Solent Special: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

  • Radio documentary
  • BBC Local Radio
  • 2015
  • 1 episode

Documentary about the making of the classic sitcom, interviewing the people behind it. Features Richard Latto and Raymond Allen.

Press clippings

Raymond Allen reveals tough birth of Some Mothers

It was one of the biggest comedy shows of the 1970s, hitting 25million viewers at its peak and spawning a million bad impressions. But Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em almost never made it to the screen as creator Raymond Allen had been so crushed by a brutal rejection letter that he was on the verge of quitting.

Chortle, 24th December 2015

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