Radio Shuttleworth

Life Is Like A Salad Bowl, You Only Get One Visit

The BBC hands over the airwaves to Sheffield suburbanite and aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth for comedy as he talks to guests and presents domestic tips and music direct from his front room.

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Life Is Like A Salad Bowl, You Only Get One Visit

The BBC hands over the airwaves to Sheffield suburbanite and aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth for comedy as he talks to guests and presents domestic tips and music direct from his front room.

This week's guests are Leo Sayer, John Hegley and Jenny Eclair.

Singer John Shuttleworth takes over the airwaves, with guest Leo Sayer.

From November 1998

The BBC hands over the airwaves to aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth, with guest Leo Sayer.

Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves.

With Leo Sayer.

Aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the airwaves.

Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves. With Leo Sayer. From November 1998.

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The BBC hands over the airwaves to aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth, with guest Wendy Craig. From November 1998.

Singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth is joined by guest Wendy Craig.

From November 1998.

The BBC hands over the airwaves to aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth, with guest Wendy Craig.

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Sheffield's aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves. With Patrick Moore. From November 1998.

Sheffield's aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves.

With Patrick Moore.

From November 1998.

Aspiring singer-songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the airwaves.

The Sheffield singer's on-air, assisted by agent Ken and wife Mary.

With Patrick Moore and Jenny Eclair.

This week's guest is Patrick Moore, whom John is hoping will help him identify the strange red glow that appears outside the front bay window just before bedtime.

Jenny Eclair tires to Make Mary Merry and Sean Cullen tries to Impress An Impresso.

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Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves. With Vanessa Feltz. From November 1998.

Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves.

With Vanessa Feltz.

From November 1998.

Aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the airwaves.

Joining the Sheffield singer/songwriter on-air are Vanessa Feltz and Boothby Graffoe.

Stars Graham Fellows.

John is joined in his Sheffield semi by wife Mary, neighbour Ken and guests c>Boothby Graffoe and Vanessa Feltz, who helps sort out a tricky domestic problem between John and Mary.

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Mary's in bed with the flu.

John Kettley pops in and has to make his own cocoa.

It's pouring with rain.

Joining John today is weatherman John Kettley, whom John is hoping can teach Ken a sundance to keep the rain at bay.

Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC airwaves.

With John Kettley.

From November 1998.

Sheffield's aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth takes over the BBC.

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The Sheffield singer makes an offer to Barbara Dickson.

The Sheffield singer makes an offer to Barbara Dickson and Bill Bailey attempts to 'Impress an Impresario'.

The Sheffield singer makes an offer to Barbara Dickson and Bill Bailey attempts to 'Impress an Impresario'.John receives his guests Barbara Dickson, Bill Bailey and a phone call from Hattie Hayridge.

This week Hattie Hayridge telephones, and Barbara Dickson pops in.

However, John is expecting a rush of callers responding to his advert for the sale of son's bed.

John tries to sell his son's bed to Barbara Dickson and Bill Bailey attempts to 'Impress an Impresario'.

Joining the Sheffield singer/songwriter on-air are Barbara Dickson and Bill Bailey.

Stars Graham Fellows.

From February 2000.

Joining the Sheffield singer-songwriter on air are Barbara Dickson and Bill Bailey. Stars Graham Fellows. From February 2000.

The start of series 2 and aspiring singer/songwriter John Shuttleworth presents a mixture of celebrity guests, domestic chores and music.

Bill Bailey drops in for "Impress an Impresario"; Hattie Hayridge telephones to "Make Mary Merry" and Barbara Dickson pops in for a chat, but her timing couldn't have been worse as John is expecting a rush of callers responding to his advert for the sale of son Darren's cabin bed.

Written and performed by Graham Fellows as John Shuttleworth. From February 2000.

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The aspiring singer/songwriter hosts a special edition of Countdown, with guest Richard Whiteley.

Ken's initially upset when Richard Whiteley is the guest, not Carol Vorderman.

But it turns out that Richard loves washing up!

John is hoping that Richard Whiteley will host a special Shuttleworth edition of `Countdown' with wife Mary acting as Carol Vorderman - but only after he has helped with the washing up.

John hopes Richard Whiteley will host a special Shuttleworth edition of `Countdown' with wife Mary acting as Carol Vorderman.

Richard Whiteley loves to wash up and John Shuttleworth sets him to work.

The Sheffield singer hosts a special edition of 'Countdown' with Richard Whiteley.

Stars Graham Fellows.

From March 2000.

The Sheffield singer hosts a special edition of Countdown with Richard Whiteley. Stars Graham Fellows. From March 2000.

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Tony Hart visits Sheffield singer John as he tries to paint the lounge for wife Mary. With Stephen Frost. From March 2000.

Tony Hart visits Sheffield singer John, as he tries to paint the lounge for wife Mary.

With Stephen Frost.

From March 2000.

Tony Hart visits the Sheffield singer, as he tries to paint the lounge for wife Mary.

Lorraine Bowen returns after failing to win Ken over in the last series, and Stephen Frost tries to Make Mary Merry.

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Peter Purves visits Sheffield singer John and gets cast in Ken's production of Peter Pan. With Milton Jones. From March 2000.

Peter Purves visits Sheffield singer John and gets cast in Ken's production of 'Peter Pan'

With Milton Jones.

John learns that Peter Purves has always wanted to play a nasty character and wonders if he would audition for the role of Captain Hook in the drop-in centre's production of `Peter Pan'.

With Phil Nichol and Milton Jones.

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1997 Eurovision winner Katrina Leskanich visits the Sheffield singer, but wife Mary gets the ironing board out. From March 2000.

1997 Eurovision winner Katrina Leskanich visits, but wife Mary gets the ironing board out.

1997 Eurovision winner Katrina Leskanich visits the Sheffield singer, but wife Mary gets the ironing board out.

From March 2000.

John teaches 1997 Eurovision winner Katrina Leskanich to darn, and Robert Wyatt tries to impress an impresario.

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Matthew Kelly joins Sheffield singer John for a special edition of Stars in Their Eyes. With Mitch Benn. From March 2000.

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John plans his own edition of Stars In Their Eyes with special guest Matthew Kelly.

But will the Shuttleworths shine?

With Mitch Benn.

Matthew Kelly joins Sheffield singer John for a special edition of 'Stars in Their Eyes'.

Matthew Kelly joins Sheffield singer John for a special edition of 'Stars in Their Eyes'. With Mitch Benn.