The Frankie Howerd Variety Show

Episodes

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20071223 BT=1300 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels in his variety show from 1978. Episode 4 of 6.

20071223 BT=1900 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels in his variety show from 1978. Episode 4 of 6.

20071224 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels in his variety show from 1978. Episode 4 of 6.

20071230 BT=1300 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including singer Lyn Paul, comedian Mike Burton and The Dooleys in his variety show from 1978. Episode 5 of 6.

20071230 BT=1900 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including singer Lyn Paul, comedian Mike Burton and The Dooleys in his variety show from 1978. Episode 5 of 6.

20071231 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd and guests including singer Lyn Paul, comedian Mike Burton and The Dooleys in his variety show from 1978. Episode 5 of 6.

20071216 BT=1300 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd introduces guests Anita Harris and impressionist Aidan J Harvey, in this edition of the variety show from 1978. Episode 3 of 6.

20071216 BT=1900 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd introduces guests Anita Harris and impressionist Aidan J Harvey, in this edition of the variety show from 1978. Episode 3 of 6.

20071217 (BBC7)

Frankie Howerd introduces guests Anita Harris and impressionist Aidan J Harvey, in this edition of the variety show from 1978. Episode 3 of 6.

20071209 BT=1300 (BBC7)

Frankie receives Meals on Wheels by mistake and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane. From 1978. Episode 2 of 6.

20071209 BT=1900 (BBC7)

Frankie receives Meals on Wheels by mistake and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane. From 1978. Episode 2 of 6.

20071210 (BBC7)

Frankie receives Meals on Wheels by mistake and does jury service. Guests include Acker Bilk and Lois Lane. From 1978. Episode 2 of 6.

20071202 BT=1300 (BBC7)

Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester and a very young Les Dennis join Frankie's variety show. Episode 1 of 6.

20071202 BT=1900 (BBC7)

Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester and a very young Les Dennis join Frankie's variety show. Episode 1 of 6.

20071203 (BBC7)

Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester and a very young Les Dennis join Frankie's variety show. Episode 1 of 6.

From 05/12/197820071230 (BBC7)
20130817 (BBC7)
20130818 (BBC7)
20170521 (BBC7)

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

Titters aplenty as Frankie Howerd turns agony uncle and tries his hand at being a trendy male escort...

Plus stars from the world of entertainment - singer Lyn Paul, comedians, Mike Burton and Bryan Carroll and pop group, The Dooleys.

Music from the Max Harris Orchestra

Scripted by Rory McGrath, Jimmy Mulville, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran

Producer: Richard Willcox

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in November 1978.

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

From 07/11/197820071216 (BBC7)
20130803 (BBC7)
20130804 (BBC7)
20170430 (BBC7)

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

Titters aplenty as Frankie Howerd turns agony uncle and has terrible trouble with his announcer.

Plus stars from the world of entertainment - Anita Harris, Aidan J Harvey, George Roper and Bill McGuffie.

Music from the Max Harris Orchestra

Scripted by Rory McGrath, Jimmy Mulville, Peter Gruner, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran

Producer: Richard Willcox

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in November 1978.

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

From 10/10/197820071202 (BBC7)
20130720 (BBC7)
20130721 (BBC7)
20170416 (BBC7)

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

Titters galore as Frankie Howerd introduces stars from the world of entertainment - Sweet Substitute, Charlie Chester, Carl Wayne and Les Dennis.

Music from the Max Harris Orchestra

Scripted by Rory McGrath, Jimmy Mulville, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran.

Producer: Richard Willcox

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in October 1978.

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

From 21/11/197820071223 (BBC7)
20130810 (BBC7)
20130811 (BBC7)
20170507 (BBC7)

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

Titters abounding as Frankie Howerd answers more problems - and will he get a knighthood?

Plus stars from the world of entertainment - Roy Walker, Pattie Boulaye, Peter Goodwright and The Wurzels.

Music from the Max Harris Orchestra

Scripted by Rory McGrath, Jimmy Mulville, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran,

Producer: Richard Willcox

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in November 1978.

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

From 24/10/197820071209 (BBC7)
20130727 (BBC7)
20130728 (BBC7)
20170423 (BBC7)

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

Frankie Howerd receives Meals On Wheels by mistake and proves guilty of doing jury service...

Plus stars from the world of entertainment - Acker Bilk, Brian Coshall, Lois Lane and Alan J Bartley.

Music from the Max Harris Orchestra

Scripted by Rory McGrath, Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran.

Producer: Richard Willcox

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in October 1978.

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

0110/10/197820071202 (BBC7)
20121020 (BBC7)
20121021 (BBC7)

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

0224/10/197820071209 (BBC7)
20121027 (BBC7)
20121028 (BBC7)

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.

0307/11/197820071216 (BBC7)
20121103 (BBC7)
20121104 (BBC7)

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

0421/11/197820071223 (BBC7)
20121110 (BBC7)
20121111 (BBC7)

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.

0505/12/197820071230 (BBC7)
20121117 (BBC7)
20121118 (BBC7)

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.

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