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Cryer, Barry 1935-

Overview
Works: 99 works in 205 publications in 1 language and 1,469 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Television comedies  Television programs  Humor  Diary fiction  Humorous fiction  Fiction  Radio comedies  Trivia and miscellanea  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Narrator, Scenarist, Singer, Author of screenplay
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At last the 1948 show( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the recently rediscovered five episodes of the classic television series that inspired Monty Python
Carry on laughing : the complete series( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fans of Monty Python and Fawlty Towers will delight in Carry On Lauging - the campy, bawdy, side-splitting funny Brit-com based on the hugely popular Carry On films
Mrs Hudson's diaries : a view from the landing at 221B by Barry Cryer( )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One frosty winter morning, deep in the vaults of Cox & Co. at Charing Cross, a battered biscuit tin is discovered ... Inside are the diaries of that longsuffering resident of 221b Baker Street, Sherlock Holmes' landlady, the unflappable Mrs Hudson. She presents her portrait of life with the great detective and his ever-faithful companion with relish, mustard and no small amount of dropped eaves. Mysterious visitors, disappearances, shouts and bangs -- life below stairs at 221b is often silly, slapstick and sentimental in equal measure. These diaries offer an affectionate and hilarious sketch of a remarkably enterprising Victorian female
The doings of Hamish and Dougal : you'll have had your tea? by Graeme Garden( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These are the actual transcripts of our wee show of which we partook on the wireless when most of you were probably in your beds. Many of these adventures involve our cleaning-lady-stroke-housekeeper Mrs Naughtie and of course our feisty friend his Lairdship the Laird who lives up at the big hoose where he shoots Grouse, sniffs Johnnie Walker and smokes salmon. Mrs Naughtie has been with us since we first met her at the Krankie Arms where she was working part-time as a barmaid and bouncer."--Jacket
I'm sorry I haven't a Christmas clue( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the Christmas Special, called "I'm sorry I haven't a Christmas carol", broadcast on Christmas day 2003. Rather than being the normal quiz show, the regulars will be telling the story of Ebenezer Scrumph and his poor assistant Crotchet with the help of the regular guests - Jeremy Hardy, Sandi Toksvig, Tony Hawks, Andy Hamilton, Linda Smith, and Stephen Fry. A "Clue" extravaganza not to be missed! In addition this audio features the best of the historical christmas "I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue."
The complete Uxbridge English dictionary by Tim Brooke-Taylor( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every word has a meaning, but over the years those meanings change. Dip into these helpfully illustrated pages and you'll find many of the words you use every day without ever realising that their up-to-date definition is something entirely different
I'm sorry I haven't a clue : the best of forty years by Graeme Garden( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm sorry I haven't a clue is the most listened to comedy programme on British radio. It regularly attracts an audience of 2.5 million listeners on Radio 4, a figure that would put it comfortably into the top ten programmes on BBC2 or Channel 4. The format of the game is very simple: four players - Graeme Garden, Tim Brooke Taylor, Barry Cryer and a guest are given silly things to do by the Chairman Jack Dee, with Colin Sell setting some of them to music. Clue continues to enjoy a long and successful run on BBC Radio 4, and in 2007 the show took on a new life with the first of many national tours, playing to 2500 seat theatres across the country. With the 40th anniversary this autumn, the world of Clue continues to expand and evolve, constantly creating new games and welcoming a new generation of Clue players, attracting new fans along the way
Mrs Hudson's diaries : behind the apron wth Sherlock Holmes' landlady by Barry Cryer( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm sorry I haven't a clue : anniversary special( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of hare-brained games including the legendary 'Mornington Crescent' from the much-loved 'antidote to panel games' chaired by Humphrey Lyttelton. With Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Willie Rushton
Hamish and Dougal( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamish and Dougal, two elderly Scotsmen played by Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden, have for many years been a popular feature of the hit BBC Radio 4 comedy show I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. Now they've got their own series. Regular characters appearing with Hamish and Dougal include Mrs Naughtie, a cleaning-lady-cum-housekeeper played by Alison Steadman, and a local laird played by Jeremy Hardy
I'm sorry I haven't a clue ten( )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four compilations of the hugely popular and award-winning BBC Radio 4 series. "Risky, rude, brilliantly written and superbly performed." The Judges, Sony Radio Academy Awards. Inspired nonsense and pointless revelry, it's time for another helping of the antidote to panel games, I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
I'm sorry I haven't a clue six( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another helping of inspired ad-libbery from the multi award-winning BBC Radio 4 series. 'The funniest comedy quiz show of them all.' Sue Arnold, Observer. Chairman Humphrey Lyttelton presides over regulars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden in another four shows from the antidote to panel games. Accept no substitutions
I'm sorry I haven't a clue( )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mornington Crescent is a game whose rules and history are shrouded in myth and mystery. Now, in this extended version of a spoof documentary first aired on BBC Radio 4, the team from I'm sorry I haven't a clue research shine a light in the dark. As if that wasn't enough, Humphrey Lyttelton, Graeme Garden, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Barry Cryer also provide readings from two learned books on the subject
Butterfly brain by Barry Cryer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barry Cryer is one of the great comedians of the last fifty years. This is a sparkling series of hilarious and true anecdotes, almost all of which have never been told before!
I'm sorry I haven't a clue four( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another two hours of inspired rib-cracking ad-libbery. Spectacularly clueless as ever are Chairman Humphrey Lyttelton and panellists Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Willie Rushton (not forgetting the scorer, the lovely Samantha). It's the authentic antidote to panel games. This compilation includes Willie Rushton's last two shows
I'm sorry I haven't a clue 'live'( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm sorry I haven't a clue live( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two specially extended editions featuring all the bits you didn't hear on transmission! If you've ever wondered what it's like to attend a live recording of "I'm sorry I haven't a clue", the antidote to panel games, now is your chance to discover how much fun they are! These two extended editions of the programme, from 1995 and 1996, offer an exclusive glimpse behind the scenes, in the company of players Graeme Garden, Barry Cryer, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Willie Rushton and Jeremy Hardy. Hear Humph and the team setting up before and after a recording, catch the jokes intended only for the theatre audiences (including the naughty bits!), listen to Barry and Graeme as 'Alec & Denzil', early ancestors of their much-loved Hamish & Dougal creations, and thrill to Jeremy Hardy's first ever attempt at singing on the programme. Clue producer Jon Naismith introduces each programme, with additional material provided by Mrs Trellis of North Wales. Warning: contains some swearing!
I'm sorry I haven't a clue nine( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary ninth helping of inspired ad-libbery from the multi award-winning BBC Radio 4 series. Chairman Humphrey Lyttelton presides over regulars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden in four shows from the recent series of the antidote to panel games
Remembering Kenny Everett : an audio portrait from the BBC archives( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenny Everett was one of radio's great innovators, the funniest DJ of our time and a one-off whose madcap comedy burst the boundaries of broadcasting. Introduced and presented by Barry Cryer, this recording features the definitive Kenny Everett: the jokes, the jingles and the high-finks, the interviews, the comic characters - and some naughty bits
I'm sorry I haven't a clue two( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of hare-brained games including the legendary 'Mornington Crescent' from the much-loved 'antidote to panel games' chaired by Humphrey Lyttelton. With Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Willie Rushton
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Mrs Hudson's diaries : a view from the landing at 221B Mrs Hudson's diaries : behind the apron wth Sherlock Holmes' landlady
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The doings of Hamish and Dougal : you'll have had your tea?I'm sorry I haven't a Christmas clueThe complete Uxbridge English dictionaryMrs Hudson's diaries : behind the apron wth Sherlock Holmes' landladyI'm sorry I haven't a clue : anniversary specialHamish and DougalI'm sorry I haven't a clue tenI'm sorry I haven't a clue
Alternative Names
Barry Cryer britischer Schriftsteller und Comedian

Barry Cryer Brits komiek

Бэрри Крайер

بارى كرير

バリー・クライヤー

Languages
English (99)