Young Ones, The

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 8 4 (UK) 12 x 35 minute episodes The Young Ones was one of the very first appearances of ideologically sound...

Young Ramsay

1 9 7 7 - 1 9 8 0 (Australia) 26 x 60 minute episodes Tired of city life, young Australian veterinarian Peter Ramsay (John Hargreaves) moves...

Young Rebels, The

1 9 7 0 - 1 9 7 1 (USA) 15 x 60 minute episodes This short-lived adventure series tried to apply the ideals of the 60s...

Young Riders, The

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 2 (USA) 68 x 60 minute episodes A grizzled old plainsman named Teaspoon Hunter (Anthony Zerbe) emerges from his...

Young Samson and Goliath

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 8 (USA) Samson was a young man with extraordinary powers of biblical proportion. Whenever he was in trouble...

Young Talent Time

1 9 7 1 - 1 9 8 8 (Australia) "Close your eyes and I'll kiss you . . .". Sing this to Australians of...

Your Cheatin’ Heart

1 9 9 0 (UK) 6 x 50 minute episodes John Byrne's follow-up to Tutti Frutti was a six-part musical shenanigan in which waitress Cissie Crouch (Tilda Swinton) employed...

Your Hit Parade

1 9 5 0 - 1 9 5 9 (USA) Your Hit Parade premiered on NBC as a summer replacement for Robert Montgomery Presents on 10 July...

Your Life In Their Hands

1958 - 1964 (UK) 1980 - 1986 (UK) Before 1958, British television had confined its view of hospital to the romantic tales of Emergency - Ward 10 where the only...

Your Mother Wouldn’t Like It

1 9 8 5 - 1 9 8 8 (UK) 21 x 25 minute episodes An innovative children's sketch production - winner of a BAFTA Award for...

Your Show Of Shows

1 9 5 0 - 1 9 5 4 (USA) As television was coming of age in the 1950s, it was important for the networks...

Yus My Dear

1 9 7 6 (UK) 19 x 30 minute episodes In this sequel to Romany Jones Wally and Lily Briggs have "gorn up in the world" from a gypsy...

Z Cars

1 9 6 2 - 1 9 7 8 (UK) 667 x 25/50 minute episodes Writer Troy Kennedy Martin was confined to bed with a bout of...

Zero One

1 9 6 2 - 1 9 6 5 (UK) 39 x 25 minute episodes "Zero One" was the call sign of the International Air Security Board,...

Zig and Zag’s Dirty Deeds

1 9 9 6 (UK) The fuzzy felt puppets - aliens from Planet Zog - first landed on Ireland RTE's show Den TV, then switched to Channel...

Zingalong

1 9 7 0 (UK) Each 15-minute episode of this late-afternoon Thames Television production for kids featured school children singing along with musical artists of the...

Zodiac

1 9 7 4 (UK) 6 x 60 minute episodes Astrology is strictly for the birds. That’s the emphatic view of David Gradley (Anton Rodgers), a workshy...

Zokko!

1 9 6 8 - 1 9 7 0 (UK) 26 x 20 minute episodes Billed as an 'electronic comic', this Saturday lunchtime children's programme was originally...

Zoo Gang, The

1 9 7 4 (UK) 6 x 60 minute episodes Four former members of the French Resistance during World War II reunite again nearly 30 years later...

Zoo Quest

1 9 5 3 - 1 9 6 3 (UK) Certainly the most important natural history programme of its time, Zoo Quest is arguably the father...

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!!!! Beat, The

1 9 6 6 (USA) 26 x 30 minute episodes Hosted by the Nashville-based WLAC disc jockey Bill 'Hoss' Allen, The !!!! Beat featured a house band...

‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

100 Lives of Black Jack Savage, The

1 9 9 1 (USA) 7 x 60 minute episodes On the Caribbean island of San Pietro in the 1790s, a pirate named Black Jack Savage (Steven...