Well-trodden paths of 80s small-screen nostalgia
This article is from 2010.
Offering what is as much a passionate argument in favour of the BBC as it is a stand-up comedy show, Hadoke’s delivery is slightly rough around the edges, seemingly out of sheer blustering exasperation at the kids these days. Those of his own telly-watching vintage will get most from the material – the well-trodden paths of 80s small-screen nostalgia – but it’s still tickling stuff and draws to an unexpectedly heart-warming and profound conclusion.
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