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  • Last of the Summer Wine: The Inside Story of the World’s Longest-Running Comedy Programme
  • Andrew Vine
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  • 11 July 2018
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Last of the Summer Wine: The Inside Story of the World’s Longest-Running Comedy Programme Free read ☆ 104 Uite simply Last of the Summer Wine is the longest running comedy programme in the world It premiered 37 years ago in 1973 and after 31 series it finally came to an end last year even though all its original protagonists Compo Foggy even Nora Batty are now dead Remarkably for a series of such longevity and international appeal it is all about elderly people has little action or plot and is set and filmed in and around the small Yorkshire town of Holmfirth Now Andrew Vine the deputy editor of Yorkshires daily newspaper has written the definitive history of this television phenomenon It covers the shows inauspicious beginnings with low ratings its endless reinvention as participants like Bill Owen Michael Bates Brian Wilde and Kathy Staff retired or died the appearance of a string of guest stars from John Cleese and Norman Wisdom to Thora Hird and Russ Abbott both of whom soon found themselves fixtures in the cast and the ingenious plot contrivances as the protagonists became too old and frail to attempt any of the slapstick stunts with runaway prams indeed any outdoor action Holmfirth is now a year round tourist attraction and endless repeats and new DVD box sets will ensure a readership for this book for years to come As a Summer Wine early adopter I have fond memories of the series and this show biography is an uncanny mirror of its history Like Last of the Summer Wine itself And

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Last of the Summer Wine: The Inside Story of the World’s Longest-Running Comedy Programme Free read ☆ 104 Uite simply Last of the Summer Wine is the longest running comedy programme in the world It premiered 37 years ago in 1973 and after 31 series it finally came to an end last year even though all its original protagonists Compo Foggy even Nora Batty are now dead Remarkably for a series of such longevity and international appeal it is all about elderly people has little action or plot and is set and filmed in and around the small Yorkshire town of Holmfirth Now Andrew Vine the deputy editor of Yorkshires daily newspaper has written the definitive history of this television phenomenon It covers the shows inauspicious beginnings with low ratings its endless reinvention as participants like Bill Owen Michael Bates Brian Wilde and Kathy Staff retired or died the appearance of a string of guest stars from John Cleese and Norman Wisdom to Thora Hird and Russ Abbott both of whom soon found themselves fixtures in the cast and the ingenious plot contrivances as the protagonists became too old and frail to attempt any of the slapstick stunts with runaway prams indeed any outdoor action Holmfirth is now a year round tourist attraction and endless repeats and new DVD box sets will ensure a readership for this book for years to come A credit to Roy Clarke who wrote the scripts for all 250 episodes and a tribute to the actors and technicians who realised these into programmes which are still bein

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Last of the Summer Wine: The Inside Story of the World’s Longest-Running Comedy Programme Free read ☆ 104 Uite simply Last of the Summer Wine is the longest running comedy programme in the world It premiered 37 years ago in 1973 and after 31 series it finally came to an end last year even though all its original protagonists Compo Foggy even Nora Batty are now dead Remarkably for a series of such longevity and international appeal it is all about elderly people has little action or plot and is set and filmed in and around the small Yorkshire town of Holmfirth Now Andrew Vine the deputy editor of Yorkshires daily newspaper has written the definitive history of this television phenomenon It covers the shows inauspicious beginnings with low ratings its endless reinvention as participants like Bill Owen Michael Bates Brian Wilde and Kathy Staff retired or died the appearance of a string of guest stars from John Cleese and Norman Wisdom to Thora Hird and Russ Abbott both of whom soon found themselves fixtures in the cast and the ingenious plot contrivances as the protagonists became too old and frail to attempt any of the slapstick stunts with runaway prams indeed any outdoor action Holmfirth is now a year round tourist attraction and endless repeats and new DVD box sets will ensure a readership for this book for years to come Having followed Last of the Summer Wine since it was first broadcast on the BBC in the 1970s I found this book to be a totally absorbing readThe book is also a testa


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    Download Last of the Summer Wine: The Inside Story of the World’s Longest–Running Comedy Programme ebook pdf – sagolfbidder.co.za Having followed Last of the Summer Wine since it was first broadcast on the BBC in the 1970s I found this book to be a totally absorbing readThe book is also a testament to the genius of Roy Clarke without whom there would have been no series The book explains how he succeeded in evolving the series over thirty seven years as seamlessly as possible to incorporate new characters or integrate changes in casting which were necessary

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