CRACKERJACK (BBC 1955-1984)

UK / BBC / 439×40-50 minute episodes / 1955-84  Mostly Fridays at 4.55pm 

Children’s TV variety series with sketches, music, quizzes (double or drop)  and Crackerjack pencils. Presenters have been Eamonn Andrews (1955-64) / Leslie Crowther (1964-68) / Michael Aspel (1968-74) / Ed Stewart (1975-79) and Stu Francis (1980-84). Other hosts featured have been Jack Douglas / Ronnie Corbett (1957-60) / Peter Glaze (1960-79) / Little&Large (1972) / Elaine Paige (1972) and Don McClean (1973-76).