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Curious British Telly

The home of all those British TV shows you thought you'd forgotten about...

  • By Ben Ricketts
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly three posts per month
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
May 2023 1
Jun 2023 2
Jul 2023 2
Aug 2023 2
Sep 2023 7
Oct 2023 2
Nov 2023 2
Dec 2023 3
Jan 2024 2
Feb 2024 2

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

YouTube Pick: My Brother David
The tale of David Scarboro isn't one I was overly familiar with, but his short life and career on British television is, in itself, very much like the soap opera which defined his early fame. …
On , by Ben Ricketts, 416 words
BBC Select: A Failed Subscription Service
If, in 1987, you had been watching television very late at night, we’re talking post-closedown late, you could have stumbled across something very interesting on BBC2. To be precise, you would have encountered an encrypted …
On , by Ben Ricketts, 1,952 words
Early Children's ITV Continuity Captured
I’ve been digging through some Betamax tapes this weekend and, as luck would have it, the first one I pulled out of the box had an absolute gem on it. And it came in the …
On , by Ben Ricketts, 313 words