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Articles about Arthur Askey

Ready-for-Anything Muriel

Published 13 November 2023

“I’ve sung with Freddie Sales, gagged with Norman Wisdom, been pinched by Arthur English and kissed by Arthur Askey”

Presenting BILL WARD in his sensational production JUGGLING with the STARS

Published 20 March 2023

Meet the man behind the BBC Television Service’s most memorable live shows

The BBC Television Centre

Published 17 June 2022

A look around the BBC Television Centre as the first studio programme goes out and a party is thrown

Who invents the jokes for ‘BAND WAGGON’?

Published 19 May 2022

The BBC’s most popular comedy show, around the world as well as at home, requires a team of writers

How I grew up with ITV

Published 3 September 2018

Vic Gardiner of LWT remembers the first 25 years of ITV in 1980 – and his part in the network’s development

That was the decade that was

Published 28 August 2018

James Green of the London Evening News looks back at a decade (and slightly more) of Rediffusion and ITV in 1967

Welcome to Tyne Tees!

Published 15 January 2016

Local luminaries and famous stars send Tyne Tees and The Viewer their best wishes

A member of the Transdiffusion Broadcasting System
Liverpool, Monday 20 May 2024