Articles Tagged 'Eric Sykes'


In Memoriam: The Best Of British 2012

2012 saw a lot of glorious things happen in Britain, not the least of which was the Olympic Games, and its accompanying opening ceremony. But we also said a final goodbye to some of the country’s finest talents, some globally known, some not. Only this week we had the sad news that Gerry Anderson had […]

RIP Eric Sykes: Five Of His Best Moments

The BBC announced this morning that the comedian and writer Eric Sykes has passed away at the age of 89. Eric was a link between the post-war radio comedy of the Goons – latter episodes of which he co-wrote with Spike Milligan – and the new TV comedy of the 1950s and ’60s. A writer […]