Wind In The Willows

1 9 6 9 (UK) In Autumn 1969, Anglia Television in Britain started their production of Wind In The Willows, an 18-part serialisation of Kenneth Graham's magical...

Window on Main Street

1 9 6 1 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) 32 x 30 minute episodes Widowed author Cam Brooks (Robert Young) returns to his hometown of Millsberg to...

Wink to Me Only

1 9 6 8 - 1 9 6 9 (UK) 7 x 30 minute episodes Originally a Comedy Playhouse presentation called View By Appointment, this short-lived BBC1...

Witch Hunt

1 9 6 7 (UK) 5 x 25 minute episodes Rex Fordham (Patrick Kavanagh), not too generously compensated for property lost in Kenya, has recurring Malaria which...

Witness, The

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 6 1 (USA) First telecast on 29 September 1960, this CBS series attempted to dramatise the exploits and lifestyles...

Wonderama

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 7 7 (USA) This American Sunday morning children's variety show was originally hosted by the engaging Sandy Becker, who...

Wonderful World Of Disney, The

1 9 5 4 - 1 9 8 3 (USA) 1 9 8 6 - 1 9 9 0 (USA) This pioneering example of cooperation between a film...

Woobinda: Animal Doctor

1 9 6 8 (Australia) 39 x 30 minute episodes Australian-produced adventure series about veterinary surgeon John Stevens (Don Pascoe) and his wife and children, which...

Woody Woodpecker Show, The

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 7 7 (USA) With arguably the most famous laugh of any cartoon character in history, Woody Woodpecker pecked his...

Worker, The

1 9 6 5 - 1 9 6 6 (UK) 1 9 6 9 - 1 9 7 0 (UK) 26 x 30 minute episodes A superb (though under-rated)...

World About Us, The

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 8 6 (UK) This long-running British series featured the wonders of nature and assorted global explorations. Initially making...

World Championship Wrestling

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 7 8 (Australia) The Australian Channel 9 show World Championship Wrestling featured unlikely looking (and oddly named) stars such as Killer...

World In Action

1 9 6 3 - 1 9 9 8 (UK) Granada TV's hard-hitting current affairs series World in Action was first transmitted in 1963 and has set a...

World of Beachcomber, The

1 9 6 8 -  1 9 6 9 (UK) 19 x 30 minute episodes This surreal Spike Milligan vehicle was adapted from the long-running humorous 'Beachcomber'...

World of Sport

1 9 6 5 - 1 9 8 5 (UK) World of Sport was created in January 1965 as a Saturday afternoon rival to Grandstand. The show - compiled...

World of Tim Frazer, The

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 6 1 (UK) 18 x 30 minute episodes This BBC drama series featured Jack Hedley as structural engineer Tim Frazer...

World of Wooster, The

1 9 6 5 - 1 9 6 7 (UK) 20 x 30 minute episodes A gentle comedy series adapted for television by Richard Waring and Michael...

Wrangler

1 9 6 0 (USA) 6 x 30 minute episodes Wrangler was the 1960 summer replacement for The Ford Show Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford on NBC. Pitcairn, the...

Year of the Sex Olympics, The

1 9 6 8 (UK) 1 x 105 minute episode Set in 2050, the appetites and passions of the British masses are controlled by television, with a...

Yogi Bear Show, The

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 6 4 (USA) Holidaying families were never safe when Yogi was around - The crafty bear with the healthy...

FEATURED POSTS

!!!! 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...