Selected News Article
Lost and Found Review
The latest book about Eric Morecambe has been added to our review section complete with details and our own review. Written by Gary Morecambe and Paul Burton, the book features anecdotes and stories from a variety of people along with previously unseen material including pages from Eric's notebook.Posted: 22/10/2012
Broken Contact Form
It has come to light that our contact form has not been working for at least 6 weeks, which means anything sent to us never arrived. We are trying to fix the problem with our hosting company. If you used the form in the last 6-8 weeks, the chances are we did not receive it.
We have setup a temporary email account that can be used which can be found on the Contact Us page
We appologise for this and hope to restore the contact form as soon as possible.Posted: 24/11/2013
Driving Mr Morecambe
A new book by the former chauffeur of Eric is to be released on 1st November. This book promises to be different than most other Morecambe & Wise books in that the story is told from his point of view. Including never before seen photographs and behind the scenes stories, this book is an ideal Christmas present. Read more herePosted: 18/10/2013
Eric and Ern On Tour
Direct from a critically acclaimed sell-out Edinburgh Festival Fringe premiere and autumn tour, Eric and Little Ern transfers to the West End for an eight-week Christmas season.
The production vividly brings back the warm memories of a bygone era, recreating some of the finest moments of Eric and Ernie’s television and stage performances through the use of classic sketches alongside new material devised by the show’s performers. Newly extended from its Edinburgh hour, the script explores the dynamic that made Morecambe and Wise one of Britain’s most enduringly popular double acts.
Read our review here.
Visit the website for full details and dates.Posted: 09/10/2013
DVD Delayed Again
The long awaited second series of Two Of A Kind has again been delayed. Anyone who has this item on oder with Amazon should have got an email recently informing them of the new expected release date; March 2014.Posted: 08/10/2013
Statue Clean Up
The famous statue of Eric Morecambe on the promenade of his home town is due for a clean-up after a friend of the late John Ammonds visited the attraction.
June Tedbury noticed that the engraving around the larger than life statue were getting difficult to read and so complained to the council. Now they are set for a good clean to bring them back to their former glory.Posted: 11/09/2013
Edinburgh Show Review
A recent trip to the Edinburgh Festival this year would not have been complete without going to see the new play, Eric and Little Ern. How good was it? Read our review
out find out.
The play is now going on tour around the UK, so check their website
for details.Posted: 10/09/2013
A new book by Gary Morecambe is set for release this year, just in time for the festive season. The book, titled, The Treasures of Morecambe and Wise - Bring Me Sunshine contains twenty items/documents of memorabelia from the personal collection of Eric and Ern. The book is available to pre-order on most online sites including Amazon
A new book, published postumously by Eddie Braben is due for release on 26th September. The book titled Eddie Braben's Morecambe and Wise Book features their best routines plus previously unreleased material from the great writer himself. Most online stores should have it available for pre-order including Amazon.Posted: 28/08/2013
This year at the Edinburgh Festival there will be a new show about Morecambe and Wise. Entitled Eric and Little Ern, the show will vividly bring back the warm memories of a bygone era, recreating some of the finest moments of Eric and Ernie’s television and stage performances with the use of classic material, used with permission of writers who worked with Morecambe and Wise. The show starts in run on July 31st.
For more details visit the shows website.Posted: 21/06/2013
We have added some new pictures to our gallery that show the unveiling of the new plaque dedicated to Eric and Ernie. The new plaque was unveiled at Teddington Studios in front of Joan and Gail Morecambe along with several celebrity guests. Our thanks to Simon Hildrew for supplying the photographs. View the gallery here.Posted: 20/06/2013