Morecambe & Wise

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Morecambe & Wise Episode Guide

The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 1
Broadcast27/09/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsAndre Previn, Magnus Magnusson, Wilma Reading, Gladys Mills, Arthur Tolcher
SketchesHamlet, Mastermind, City men dance routine, Childhood memories, Eric’s predictability, Andre Previn calls at the flat, Andre Previn conducts a dance band, The Queen arrives
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 2
Broadcast07/10/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsLudovic Kennedy, Wilma Reading, Allan Cuthbertson, Gordon Gostelow, Anita Tibbles, Arthur Tolcher
SketchesPain in the leg, Art of conversation, No jokes, Holiday plans, Colonel on the train, Death cottage, Give my regards to broadway
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 3
Broadcast11/10/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsThe Syd Lawrence Orchestra, Wilma Reading, Jo Rowbottom, Aimee Delamain, Grazina Frame, Roy Sampson, Arthur Tolcher
SketchesSpick Sparkle, Cigarette cards, City gents dance, Eric's new nose, Contortionist accident, Ernie's new secretary
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 4
Broadcast18/10/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsRichard Baker, Wilma Reading, A.J. Brown, Raymond mason, Arthur Tolcher, Frank Finlay, Susan Hampshire, Glenda Jackson, Francis Matthews
SketchesEric lost his voice, The connoisseurs - wine tasting, Authors of our time, Murder in Mayfair
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 5
Broadcast25/10/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsHughie Green, David Dimbleby, Arthur Tolcher, Ann Hamilton, Wilma Reading
SketchesWriting the opening in bed, Eric's reward (throne), Dimbleby Talk In, Booby trapped chair, Eric and Ernie junior, Opportunity knocks
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 6
Broadcast01/11/1974
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsJune Whitfield, Arthur Tolcher, Wilma Reading, John Quayle, Jenny Lee-Wright
SketchesBard of Harpenden, Echo in the well, Ernie's lost love, Plantation of passion
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 8 Episode 7
Broadcast25/12/1975
Running Time60 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsDiana Rigg, Des O’Connor, Gordon Jackson, Robin Day, Diane Soloman, Brenda Arnau, Ann Hamilton, Pan’s People, Reg Turner, Debbie Ash, Fiona Grey
SketchesStairs gag, Des retailers, Watching cricket, Gift for Annies baby, Robin Day fight, Somewhere My Love routine, Des's Hitchcock prank, Lady Psychiatrist, Discussion with Robin Day, Nell Gwynne
NotesChristmas show