Burnistoun (Sco – sketch show)
Jul10

Burnistoun (Sco – sketch show)

The third series of this great Scottish sketch show. Check out Video Gaiden if you like...

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The Trouble With Trump (UK – doc – 2013)
Jul03

The Trouble With Trump (UK – doc – 2013)

When Donald Trump offered to bring six thousand jobs and a billion pounds in investment to Scotland with two world class golf courses, a five star hotel and hundreds of homes, it seemed to many an opportunity not to be missed, even though it would mean sacrificing an environmentally protected part of the Scottish coastline. Presented by John Sweeney who also made that memorable Panorama episode about...

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British History’s Biggest Lies
Feb18

British History’s Biggest Lies

A look at how many very important stories in British history have been lied...

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Scot Squad (Sco – sitcom)
Feb18

Scot Squad (Sco – sitcom)

Spoof comedy following the first Unified Scottish Police Force. Grado! Grado!...

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Naked Video – (Sco – Sketch)
Oct13

Naked Video – (Sco – Sketch)

Broadcast between 1986 and 1991, this was the first good Scottish sketch show. Some of the characters are very well known now – Gregor Fisher’s Rab C Nesbitt and The Baldy Man for...

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The Book Group (Sco – Sitcom)
Aug21

The Book Group (Sco – Sitcom)

A gentle sitcom about an American woman who has moved to Glasgow and starts a book group to make some new friends. I didn’t enjoy series 2 at all, but if there’s a call for it I’ll add...

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Triple Word Score (Radio drama about Scrabble)
Jun14

Triple Word Score (Radio drama about Scrabble)

Ben Tagoe’s warm-hearted drama set in the high-octane world of competitive Scrabble in...

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Frankie Boyle’s Tramadol Nights
May01

Frankie Boyle’s Tramadol Nights

I didn’t like this when it was first on, but now I really enjoy it. The Knight Rider sketch is genuinely...

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Video Gaiden – s2 – game reviews/comedy (2007)
Mar08

Video Gaiden – s2 – game reviews/comedy (2007)

This is good fun if you like video games and daft humour. Rab Florence went on to write and star in Burnistoun after this. This series 2 of the show; I’ve not been able to find any more, so if you have them post them on dailymotion or...

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The Baldy Man
Feb14

The Baldy Man

You’ve probably seen this character in adverts in the past (the Hamlet cigar one was famous). He’s like Mr Bean, and, like Bean, is understood globally as there’s very few words spoken… great...

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Bob Servant – Independent
Feb11

Bob Servant – Independent

A Scottish sitcom about a gently roguish...

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Billy Connolly – A Life in Pictures
Feb11

Billy Connolly – A Life in Pictures

A new documentary from BBC Scotland which charts Billy’s movie...

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