Newcastle

Historical Humour

The Group meets at 10.30am on the 4th Friday of the month.
Room 2, Old Post Office. Everyone is welcome, come for tea/coffee and a laugh.

There will be 3 meetings this Autumn starting 27th September at 10.30 in R2. In the September meeting we will be watching the film "Stan & Ollie" starring Steve Coogan and John C Reilly.

We review the comedy of yesteryear on DVD,CD and the internet.

We have had Stanley Holloway's "The Lion and Albert". Bob Newhart's "The Driving Instructor", Tom Lehrer's "Poisoning Pigeons in the Park". We watched a film called "The Plank" with Eric Sykes, Tommy Cooper and Jimmy Edwards to name but a few. We have watched sketches by Bird and Fortune and the "Yes Minister" programmes. We have an extensive selection of the 1950s and 60s BBC Radio Comedy clips plus much more in the way of comedy sitcoms. Members can choose items to be included.

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More Group Pages
Quantum Physics Book Group
Bridge – Duplicate City Lunch Group
Coffee Morning (General) Craft
Craft-2 Creative Writing
Discussion Group Family History
Favourite Films French Conversation
Fun Bridge Fun Favourites and Folk Group
Games Group General History
Good Read Groups Coordinator
Historical Humour I.T. And Computer help
Improvers' Bridge Industrial History
IT2 Italian Culture
Literature Local History
Lunch-Roving Music For Pleasure
Philosophy Poetry
Quiz Saturday Music & Drama
Shakespeare Group Short Projects
Short Tennis Short Tennis 2
Sketch and Play Writing Sunday Lunch Group
Table Tennis Table Tennis 2
Talking About Art Ten Pin Bowling
Theatre Group Travel group
Ukulele Walking
Wildlife Study