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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Three Christmas Carols

Merry Christmas Eve from Jaffa Cakes For Proust! We’re plundering the archives to enjoy three very different versions of Charles Dickens’ classic tale.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Christmas Night With The Stars

Season’s greetings from BBC Television Centre…Jaffa Cakes delves into the archives to discuss festive viewing from 1958, 1964 & 1972.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Seasonal Oddities

Jaffa Cakes For Proust gets all festive with three films often seen in the off-peak hours of the TV schedules.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Men Dressed As Women In 1972

Yes, it’s 1972 so it must be men dressed as women! JCfP looks at three British comedy films: A Couple Of Beauties, Ooh You Are Awful and Our Miss Fred.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Doctor Who And The Romans

Gary hasn’t seen a Doctor Who story for thirty-two years…Tilt selects an ideal title as we discuss The Romans from 1965.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – The Good Companions

Jaffa Cakes For Proust returns in a new, fortnightly series – first up, Gary and Tilt discuss Alan Plater’s TV adaptation of JB Priestley’s The Good Companions.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – Hauntology Vs Millennial Nostalgia

Mooncat, Ocho and Gee Baker discuss televisual nostalgia through the prism of PIFs, Picture Box and Pippin the dog.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – The Generation Game and Bruce Forsyth’s Big Night

The Sitcom Club is on break but our monthly non-sitcom strand continues.  This time, Jaffa Cakes For Proust gets the network together as we look back to 1978, when BBC1’s Generation Game welcomed new host Larry Grayson and previous host

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – A Bunch Of British B Movies

As part of our monthly, non-sitcom strand, Mooncat and Ocho take a trip to the local Roxy for three British B movies from the 1950s.

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Jaffa Cakes For Proust – London Weekend Television In 1968

It’s an all-new weekend line-up in our non-sitcom podcast strand as Mooncat and Ocho visit 1968 to see the latest member of the ITV network in action.

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