Comedy Connections

Stout footwear and crampons at the ready as we help you to clamber through a few branches of the family tree of British comedy - led by Simon Brett.

Episodes

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20131207 (BBC7)

Simon Brett joins the dots between British comedy shows of the 1930s-1950s.

Simon Brett joins the dots between Bandwaggon (1939), Much Binding in the Marsh (1950), Beyond Our Ken (1958), Hancock's Half Hour (1956) and Paradise Street (1954).

20110813 (BBC7)

Simon Brett joins the dots between classics such as Bandwaggon and Beyond Our Ken.

Simon Brett joins the dots between Bandwaggon (1939), Much Binding in the Marsh (1950), Beyond Our Ken (1958), Hancock's Half Hour (1956) and Paradise Street (1954).

20050611 (BBC7)
20050612 (BBC7)

Simon Brett is again venturing up through the family tree of British comedy making connections along the way.

20050605 (BBC7)

Stout footwear and crampons at the ready as we help you to clamber through a few branches of the family tree of British Comedy - led by Simon Brett.

*20060218 (BBC7)
20060219 (BBC7)

Simon Brett is again venturing up through the family tree of British comedy making connections along the way.

01*2004040320040404 (BBC7)
20040731 (BBC7)
20040801 (BBC7)
20060708 (BBC7)
20060709 (BBC7)

Simon Brett joins the dots between comedy shows including

Take It From Here (19560221)

Frank Muir Goes Into - Cruelty (1981)

After Henry - Wedding Bells (19870922)

Ladies of More Letters 1 & 2 (19991011-19991012)

Beachcomber, By The Way (19890318)

Quote Unquote (19970421).

es Into...

Cruelty (09/02/1981); After Henry: Wedding Bells (22/09/1987); Ladies of More Letters: episodes 1 (11/10/1999) & 2 (12/10/1999); Beachcomber, By The Way (18/03/1989) and Quote Unquote (21/04/1997).

Take It From Here (21/02/1956); Frank Muir Goes Into...

022004041020040807 (BBC7)
20040808 (BBC7)
20050604 (BBC7)
20101030 (BBC7)

Simon Brett invites you on a clamber through the Family Tree of British Comedy, including Bandwaggon and Beyond Our Ken.

Simon Brett joins the dots between classics such as Bandwaggon and Beyond Our Ken.

Simon Brett joins the dots between Bandwaggon (1939), Much Binding in the Marsh (1950), Beyond Our Ken (1958), Hancock's Half Hour (1956) and Paradise Street (1954).