it is really a high (lower) class soap but fun all the same...

Amazon, PBS expand streaming partnership

Even if you haven't succumbed to the irresistible lure of the British PBS series Downton Abbey--and I have to say there are probably more female fans out there than male--I think everyone should take a look. There are many topics explored in the seri

Magic Roundabout - Dougal, Florence, Zebedee, Brian the Snail, Dylan...

The Magic Roundabout (known in the original French as Le Manège enchanté ) the classic kids programme created in France in 1963 by Serge .

it's Friday, it's 5 o'clock, it's Crackerjack! Photo shows my favourite part of the show - quiz that included being loaded up with prizes and keeping what you didn't drop!

Don't drop your cabbage! - Eamonn Andrews Leslie Crowther Michael Aspel Ed Stewart Stu Francis

"Evening all" Dixon of Dock Green. On Saturday evenings we were allowed to eat our tea and watch TV. Not allowed the rest of the week. Mum brought it out on a tea trolley and this is what we watched

"Evening all" Dixon of Dock Green. Ran from 1955 to A spin off programme was made,which concentrated on the team of detectives called "Softly Softly"

Crackerjack with Eamonn Andrews and Ronnie Corbett

'Crackerjack' aired from 14 September 1955 until 21 December 1984 (except during featuring Eamonn Andrews and Ronnie Corbett, amongst many others.

The Treasure Hunt with Anneka

The Treasure Hunt with Anneka Rice 1986 I would not call this the "best" of British TV but it sure represented the times and I admit I watched!(Saw Annika Rice broadcasting today from Millennium Bridge during the Diamond Jubilee Floatilla)

OCD as an advantage!

Created by Andy Breckman. With Tony Shalhoub, Jason Gray-Stanford, Ted Levine, Traylor Howard. Adrian Monk is a brilliant San Francisco detective, whose obsessive compulsive disorder just happens to get in the way.

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