1995

20 YEARS OF JIM'LL FIX IT

BBC1 Transmission (GB): Monday 2nd January 1995, time unknown
Programme Number:
LLVT607Y

Notes:

A celebratory look back at 20 years of Jim'll Fix It, hosted by Jimmy Saville. Included clip from the 28th February 1976 edition featuring Eddie Waring commentating on a pillow fight over a swimming pool between boxer Henry Cooper and fixee Lois Manning.

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THE WORD

Channel 4 Transmission (GB): Friday 10th March 1995, 11.05pm-12.05am
Programme Number:
unknown

Notes:

The Word was a brash and often controversial Friday night magazine show aimed at the post-pub youth audience. Stuart Hall appeared on this 5th Series edition and spoke passionately about Knockout in his interview and presided over a small scale It's A Knockout game in the studio. This involved two members of the audience dressed as giant pigeons, diving through hoops and bursting balloons. The programme, hosted by Terry Christian, also featured Craig Charles, Ned's Atomic Dustbin, Luscious Jackson and Mark Morrison.

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TV HEROES

BBC1 Transmission (GB): Friday 5th May 1995, 8.50-9.00pm
Programme Number:
LMBB905K

Notes:

TV Heroes was a series of ten-minute filler programmes presented by Danny Baker, in which he trumpeted his favourite television series and personalities. This programme was dedicated to Jeux Sans Frontières.

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