With characters and situations that are pure Sykes, this volume is a bundle of laughs.
Born in Oldham in 1923 Eric Sykes was first introduced to showbusiness whilst in the RAF and went on to write for hit BBC radio shows and appear in TV variety shows whilst writing for comedy greats such as Peter Sellers and Stanley Unwin. Although he is over eighty Sykes continues to work, having recently starred in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
"Funny. Read it" * Spike Milligan on UFOs Are Coming Wednesday *
"...belly laughs that lurk in ambush behind every dune..." * Mail on Sunday on Smelling of Roses *