Second volume of the best bits from the influential BBC alternative comedy show that ran from 1979 to 1982, mixing news clippings and archive material with monologues and music to satirise media, society and current affairs. The show was a launchpad for the careers of Rowan Atkinson, Mel Smith, Griff Rhys Jones and Pamela Stephenson. Sketches included are: 'Nobble Button', 'Not the Parrot Sketch', 'Jenkins' Pee', 'Nine to Five Wildebeest', 'Schmidt's Old Shag', 'National Health Beds', 'University Challenge', 'Cappucino', 'I Like Trucking', 'Join the Russian Army', 'Campari and Soda', 'Non-Diet Pepsi' and 'Nice Video Shame About the Song'.
More memorable sketch-show comedy from the 1980s Not The Nine O'clock News
team of Mel Smith, Griff Rhys-Jones, Pamela Stephenson and Rowan Atkinson. Full of spoofs and topical satire this second volume includes the classic scene where Rowan Atkinson is casually walking down the street only to be distracted by the camera crew, which causes him to walk straight into that lamp-post. Also includes the songs I Like Trucking
and Nice Video - Shame About The Song
Other sketches include: Nobble Button, Not the Parrot Sketch, Jenkins' Pee, Nine-to-Five Wildebeest, Schmidt's Old Shag, National Health Beds, University Challenge, Cappucino, Join the Russian Army, Campari and Soda and Non-Diet Pepsi.