Thursday, 30 August 2018

News- The Goodies Trandem from The LWT series to be Auctioned.

From Cyclist Magazine...

'Iconic 'Trandem' from The Goodies up for auction

JOE ROBINSON
29 AUG 2018

Three-man bike that grace British comedy across two
 decades to be sold at auction next month


Fans of 1970s comedy and cycling may want to put their hands into their pockets as the three-rider 'trandem' that played a pivotal part in The Goodies will be put on sale at Ewbank's Auction, Surrey next month.

The Goodies were a trio of British comedians, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie (before the bird watching) who created and starred in one of the most iconic comedy programmes of the 1970s and 80s.




Many of their antics took place upon this iconic three-person bike, known at the Trandem, which Brooke-Taylor, Garden and Oddie all rode.

There were three different Trandems - one for each series - and Ewbank's Auctions will be selling the blue bike which featured in the final series.

The bike was originally sold by Sotheby's in 1987 before collectors then sold the bike on to comedy trio The Trap in 2004 for their Edinburgh Festival Show.'


Article found on Cyclist Magazine http://www.cyclist.co.uk/news/5229/iconic-trandem-from-the-goodies-up-for-auction

Wednesday, 8 August 2018

News - The Goodies: The Complete BBC Collection - Pre-Order Price Reduced

The price for the new Goodies box set has now been reduced to £69.99 on Amazon. If you have already pre-ordered yours (via Amazon) at the previous price. The pre-order garantee says 'if the Amazon.co.uk price decreases between the time you place your order and the release date, you'll be charged the lowest price."   

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07F11KZJP/

Monday, 6 August 2018

News - Bill Oddie in "The Dandy, A Comic Celebration" on BBC Radio Scotland

Bill Oddie appears in the BBC Radio Scotland Show "The Dandy, A Comic Celebration" to reminisce about reading the comic and about doing some of the voices for the "Bananaman" TV series. The show can be heard on the BBC iPlayer at The Dandy, A Comic Celebration

Sunday, 5 August 2018

News - I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue 17 CD, Released 9th August 2018

I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue 17 CD is set to be released on 9th August. And is also available for pre-order via Amazon https://www.amazon.co.uk/Im-Sorry-Havent-Clue-Award-Winning/dp/1787530159

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News - I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue, Series 69 on BBC Iplayer

All 6 episodes of the recent 69th series of I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (including Tim and Graeme's episodes) are now on the iPlayer www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qnwb/episodes/player

News - The Goodies: The Complete BBC Collection



From Networks newsletter


'Missed out on a copy of our Limited Edition Goodies boxset? Don’t worry, The Goodies are (still) coming for you, and you, and you…


‘The Goodies: The Complete BBC Collection’ contains all the episodes that the terrific trio made for the BBC - from a giant white fluffy kitten called Twinkle to a slippery climb up a giant beanstalk, from the ancient Lancastrian art of ‘Ecky Thump' to fighting a ban on fun instigated by an all-too-real puppet government, Network’s Cricklewood branch have been working overtime to ensure that no one misses out on any of The Goodies fun!


Available at amazon.co.uk.


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