Home Television Comedy Thingumybob


1 9 6 8 (UK)
4 x 45 minute episodes

Thingumybob was written by Kenneth Cope and starred Stanley Holloway, Rose Hill and John Junkin.

Holloway played mischievous old age pensioner Bob Bridge who was always hatching schemes.

The comedy was produced for the new London Weekend Television franchise which had just been awarded by ITV in 1968.

The theme tune was composed by Paul McCartney and performed by the Black Dyke Mills Band.

Bob Bridge
Stanley Holloway
Fay Bridge
Rose Hill
Bert Ryding
John Junkin
Monica Ryding
Kate Williams
Ron Bridge
William Maxwell
Jean Bridge
Peta Vernon-Till