9781785382123

The Steptoe and Son Quiz Book

by Mark McCaighey

£4.99



ISBN: 9781785382123
  • Word Count23,960
  • Page Count204
  • IllustrationsNone

Those world famous rag and bone men – Albert and Harold Steptoe are back in this original and entertaining quiz book based on the award winning BBC TV sitcom. The show’s’ creators and writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson have penned an exclusive ‘Foreword’ to sit alongside the six hundred questions that cover all 57 television episodes and both movies from this phenomenal series. Steptoe and Son and their carthorse Hercules, first trundled onto British TV screens in 1962. It wasn’t long before viewers fell for the scrapping junkmen and the Steptoes were soon pulling in regular weekly audiences of over 20 million, peaking at 28 million. So, whether you’ve been a fan of the sitcom for many years or have recently discovered it why not enjoy spending some more time in the company of Albert and Harold and see how much you can remember from the unforgettable Steptoe and Son by adding this book to your cart.

About the Author

Mark McCaighey has been a fan of classic British TV and movie comedy for many years and has written on the subject for various publications. In 1999 he began on local radio in Dublin, writing and presenting Laughing Matter a live weekly two hour show dedicated to classic comedy which ran until 2002. The following year he moved to Cambridge, where he continued writing and presenting his unique classic comedy shows for local radio. This is his fifth published book, his others are: The Rising Damp Quiz & Trivia Book, The Fawlty Towers Quiz & Trivia Book, The I’m Alan Partridge Quiz & Trivia Book and The Dad’s Army Movie Dossier.