The Frankie Howerd Variety Show

Episodes

SeriesEpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
RepeatedComments
0101Charlie Chester1978101020040117 (BBC7)
20071202 (BBC7)
20071203 (BBC7)
20121020 (BBC7)
20121021 (BBC7)
20130720 (BBC7)
20130721 (BBC7)

Sweet Substitute were the musical guests.

Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester and a very young Les Dennis join Frankie's variety show.

Titters galore with Frankie's star guests Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester and Les Dennis

Titters galore with Frankie's star guests Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester, Carl Wayne and Les Dennis. From October 1978.

0102Acker Bilk1978102420040124 (BBC7)
20071209 (BBC7)
20071210 (BBC7)
20121027 (BBC7)
20121028 (BBC7)
20130727 (BBC7)
20130728 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd introduces star guests Acker Bilk and Lois Lane in this variety show from 1978.

Frankie receives Meals on Wheels by mistake and does jury service.

Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane.

From 1978.

Frankie get meals On Wheels by mistake and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk.

Frankie receives Meals On Wheels by mistake and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane.

Frankie gets Meals on Wheels by mistake, and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk.

Frankie receives Meals on Wheels by mistake, and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane. From October 1978.

0103Anita Harris1978110720040131 (BBC7)
20071216 (BBC7)
20071217 (BBC7)
20121103 (BBC7)
20121104 (BBC7)
20130803 (BBC7)
20130804 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd introduces guests Anita Harris and impressionist Aidan J Harvey, in this edition of the variety show from 1978.

Frankie Howerd introduces guests Anita Harris and impressionist Aidan J Harvey.

Frankie Howerd welcomes Anita Harris, Aidan J, Harvey, George Roper and Bill McGuffie.

Titters aplenty! Frankie Howerd welcomes Anita Harris, Aidan J, Harvey, George Roper and Bill McGuffie. From November 1978.

0104Peter Goodwright1978112120071223 (BBC7)
20071224 (BBC7)
20121110 (BBC7)
20121111 (BBC7)
20130810 (BBC7)
20130811 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels in his variety show from 1978.

Frankie Howerd welcomes Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels.

Titters abounding! Frankie Howerd welcomes Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels. From November 1978.

0105Lyn Paul1978120520040214 (BBC7)
20071230 (BBC7)
20071231 (BBC7)
20121117 (BBC7)
20121118 (BBC7)
20130817 (BBC7)
20130818 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including singer Lyn Paul, comedian Mike Burton and The Dooleys in his variety show from 1978.

Frankie Howerd welcomes singer Lyn Paul, comic Mike Burton and pop group The Dooleys.

Titters all the way! Frankie Howerd welcomes singer Lyn Paul, comic Mike Burton and pop group The Dooleys. From November 1978.

0106 LASTNorman Vaughan1978121920040221 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including singer Rosemary Squires and entertainer Norman Vaughan in his variety show from 1978.

0201George Melly19790814
0202Duggie Brown19790821
0203Pam Ayres19790828
0204Elaine Stritch19790904
0205Lance Percival19790911
0206 LASTFenella Fielding19790918