An excellent guide to two of Britain's sitcom pioneers. A must-buy for fans of classic comedy. (Paul Merton)
Galton and Simpson are The Beatles of British comedy - they changed everything. (Frank Skinner)
In Christopher Stevens their achievements have found a perceptive and sympathetic chronicler (Sunday Express)
Breathtakingly funny (Matt Lucas and David Walliams)
Descriptive and informative narrative written by an obvious enthusiast of their work (Tony Hancock Archives Newsletter)
Readers will discover the fascinating story of their progress from variety shows to television, and how they came to create characters and programmes that have captured the nation's heart for generations. Their insightful comments on their own writing, along with their first-class understanding of the television writers' craft, make this anthology unique, informative and incredibly entertaining.