The Road Movies

One of the most popular comedy film series to emerge from Hollywood were the ‘Road Movies’ that starred Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour. The programme tells the story of how the trio entertained audiences with a series of films that began with Road to Singapore in 1940 and ended on the Road to Hong Kong twenty-two years later in 1962. Continue reading “The Road Movies”

Bob Hope

A special tribute to one of Britain’s most famous sons, and one of the biggest comedy stars of the twentieth century on film, radio and television. Bob’s extensive career in Vaudeville, on the silver screen, radio and latterly television spanned eight decades.The programme includes contributions from producer Ken Barnes and comedy hero Bob Monkhouse. Continue reading “Bob Hope”