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Carry On Loving

Dir: Gerald Thomas, 1970

7/10

It’s difficult to believe, but Carry On Loving was the twentieth film in the much loved series.

Starting a mere twelve years earlier, filmmaking duo Peter Rogers and Gerald Thomas had managed to crank out the films at the pace of two to three a year. 462 more words

A Lament for The Ancient Code Wrangler at Xmas

Twas the night before Christmas,
And through all WordPress house,
Not a creature was stirring,
Because they’d eaten the mouse,

The code wranglers were nestled, 133 more words

General

Discovering Tony Hancock

Last month, I started listening to BBC Radio 4 Extra’s repeats of ‘Hancock’s Half Hour’ – with episodes dating back to 1954. 102 episodes were made – and BBC Radio 4 Extra repeat these chronologically, and when they’ve finished the run of repeats – they start all over again… this is how popular the episodes still are. 724 more words

Bbc

Rocks In The Attic #526: Tony Hancock - ‘Golden Hour Of Tony Hancock’ (1974)

Anything from the pen of Ray Galton and Alan Simpson is always worth a listen, and while I prefer the boiled-down pathos of Steptoe & Son… 458 more words

Vinyl