Bobby’s death
TV Reports
Newspaper tributes
Bobby Ball Statue
Journey into Life

TV – Own shows

The Cannon and Ball Show
Series 1
Series 2
Christmas Special 1980
Series 3
At Drury Lane
Series 4
Easter Special 1983
Series 5
Series 6
The Best of Cannon and Ball
Christmas Special 1985
Series 7
Series 8
Cannon and Balls Casino
Cannon and Balls Playhouse
Plaza Patrol
Plaza Patrol cast and credits
Rock on Tommy: The Bobby Ball Story

TV – Other appearances

In For A Penny
The Cockfields
Pointless Celebrities
Last Laugh in Vegas and Final Show
Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule
Hank Zipzer
Celebrity Masterchef
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
The Security Men
Celebrity Coach Trip
Strictly Come Dancing
Mount Pleasant
Act Your Age
All Star Mr and Mrs
Not Going Out
Not Going Out Articles
The Fattest Man in Britain
I’m A Celebrity…
Last of the Summer Wine
The Royal
That’s Entertainment
Rex the Runt
The Big Stage
Shooting Stars
1995 Royal Variety Performance
Noels House Party
Juniper Jungle
A Night of One Hundred Stars
Summertime Special
Telethon ’88
1988 Royal Variety Performance
Mr. H Is Late
The Saturday Starship
The Kenny Everett Television Show
The Variety Club Awards for 1982
This Is Your Life
Star Treatment
Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club
Bruce Forsyths Big Night
Seaside Special

TV – Chat Shows

Steph’s Packed Lunch
When Double Acts Fall Out
Granada Reports 2020
The Comedy Years
This Morning
Blackpool Big Night Out
The Alan Titchmarsh Show
Loose Women February 2010
Loose Women August 2010
The One Show
Richard and Judy 2009
Loose Women 2008
The Story of Light Entertainment
Richard and Judy 2006
Today with Des and Mel
Granada Reports 2005
The Way We Were
Songs of Praise
Who Killed Saturday Night TV
Des O’Connor Tonight
Jimmy Tarbuck’s Christmas All Stars
The Russell Harty Show
About Anglia

TV – Adverts

Haven Holidays
Liquid Medicine Measure
Lada Cars


Credits and Pictures
Film Review Magazine
Articles and Reviews
Press Book


2023 Consett
2022 Consett
2020 Crewe
2019 Crewe
2018 Crewe
2017 Crewe
2016 Crewe
2015 Hull
2014 Lincoln
2013 Lincoln
2012 Lincoln
2011 Lincoln
2010 Lincoln
2009 Lincoln
2008 St. Albans
2007 Hull
Newspaper Reviews
2005 Hull
2004 Darlington
2003 Wolverhampton
2002 Cardiff
2001 Nottingham
2000 Bradford
1999 Stoke
1998 Belfast
1997 Wolverhampton
1996 Newcastle
1995 Glasgow
1994 Edinburgh
1993 Sheffield
1992 Darlington
1991 Hull
1990 Southampton
1988 Manchester
1987 London
1986 Bradford
1985 Bristol
1980 Bradford
1978 Liverpool
1977 Stockport
1976 Leeds
1975 Bradford

Summer Season

2015 Blackpool
2013 Blackpool
2012 The Cannon and Ball Show
2011 Kings of Comedy
2011 Laughter Show
2010 Rock With Laughter
2009 Scarborough
2007 Comedy Bonanza
2006 Home from the Jungle
2005 Legends of Comedy
2004 Comedy Bonanza
2003 Haven
2002 Blackpool
2001 Haven
2001 Butlins
2000 Comedy Bonanza
1999 Blackpool
1997 Butlins
1996 Blackpool
1996 Skegness
1994 Blackpool
1993 Butlins
1993 Orlando
1992 Great Yarmouth
1991 Blackpool
1991 Scarborough
1989 Scarborough
1988 Paignton
1987 Blackpool
1986 Bournemouth
1985 Blackpool
1984 Torquay
1983 Scarborough
1982 Bournemouth
1981 Scarborough
1981 Great Yarmouth
1980 Blackpool
1979 Bridlington
1978 Great Yarmouth
1976 Jersey
1975 Bournemouth


2023-24 An Audience with Tommy Cannon tour
2023 Legends of Variety
2022 Christian Cruise
2021 Rock On!
2021 Laugh me a Laugh
2020 An Audience With…
2019 Right Place! Wrong Time!
2019 An Audience With…
2018 The Dressing Room
2018 Seriously Dead
2017 The Dressing Room
2016 The Dressing Room
2015 The Dressing Room
2015 onwards Viva Blackpool
2014 Ha Ha Hood
2014 Rock Off Tommy
2013 Autumn Tour
2009 Best of British Variety
2008 Best of British Variety
2008 Big Bad Mouse
2007 Tour
2007 Big Bad Mouse
2006 Funny Guys
2006 Big Bad Mouse
2005 A Night at the Music Hall
2005 Cruise
2005 Funny Guys
2004 Gospel Cruise
2004 Make ’em Laugh
2003 Rock Around the Church
2003 Gospel Cruise
2000 Night of a Thousand Laughs
2000 Palladium Nights
1999 A Night at the Music Hall
1998 An Audience With…
1997 An Audience With…
1996 A Night at the Music Hall
1995 Royal Variety Performance
1995 Gospel Show
1995 Tribute to Lord Delfont
1990 A Night of One Hundred Stars
1990 Spring Tour
1989 You’ll Do For Me
1988 Spring Tour
1987 Royal Variety Performance
1987 Spring Tour
1985 Spring Tour
1984 Spring Tour
1984 Christmas Show
1983 Spring Tour
1983 London Palladium
1983 Christmas Show
1982 Christmas Show
1981 Christmas Show
1981 Autumn Tour
1980 Cambridge Supertent
1980 Oldham
1980 Sunday Seaside Special
1978 Gene Pitney Tour
Charity Performances
An Evening with Bobby Ball
One-off dates


Rock on Tommy
The Greatest Love
I’m Sticking With You
Don’t Forget My Christmas Present
Rock on Tommy
Let Your Braces Dangle
Everybody’s Making It Big
Hold Me In Your Arms
The Boys in Blue
It’s All In The Game
Wind Beneath My Wings
Boys In Blue – Oldham
Don’t Forget My Christmas Present – Unreleased single
I Don’t Need To Be Hip
Theme Music – Together We’ll Be OK


The Gospel According to Cannon and Ball
Rock on Tommy!
Amazon Interview
Christianity for Beginners
My Life
My Life Revisited
1983 Annual
What’s Your Favourite?
That’s Fete, Bobby!
It’s A Record
This Is Your Life
Pam Rhodes in Conversation…
In The Limelight
Juniper Jungle Series
The Encyclopedia of Classic Saturday Night TV


TV/Film DVD releases
The Complete First Series
The Complete Second Series
The Complete Third Series
The Complete Fourth Series
The Complete Fifth Series
The Complete Sixth Series
The Complete Seventh Series
Wheeltappers and Shunters Series 1
Wheeltappers and Shunters Series 5
Wheeltappers and Shunters Series 6
More TV
Noel’s Golden Gotchas
25 years of Comedy
Juniper Jungle
Comedy Classics of the 70s
The Fattest Man in Britain
Mount Pleasant
The Boys In Blue
Standalone DVDs
Legends of Comedy
Live in Blackpool
Funny Guys Part 1
A Night out in London
Gospel Show
An Evening With Bobby Ball Video
An Evening With Bobby Ball DVD
An Evening With Bobby Ball and Friends
Best of British Variety Tour 2008
The Laughter Makers
Other appearances
It’s A Boy
Magic of Tommy Cooper
Best of British Classic Comedy
Mr H Is Late
They Tell Their Story No. 3


1982 Annual
1983 Annual
1984 Annual
1986 Annual
1987 Annual
1988 Annual
1989 Annual
28th July 1979
12th April 1980
24th October 1981
27th March 1982
26th June 1982
25th December 1982
1st January 1983
26th March 1983
30th April 1983
9th July 1983
Holiday Special 1983
8th October 1983
17th November 1984
11th June 1988
2nd July 1988

TV Magazines
TV Guide 2nd June 1990
TV Times 19th May 1990
TV Times 5th Dec 1987
TV Times 24th January 1987
TV Times 31st May 1986
TV Times 26th April 1986
TV Times Christmas 1985
TV Times 13th Oct 1984
TV Times 3rd Dec 1983
TV Times 1st April 1983
TV Times 11th Dec 1982
TV Times 8th May 1982
TV Times 5th April 1980

Good News, May 2008
Joy, Jul 2002
Juniper Jungle comic, 1992
Share It, Summer 1990
Womans Realm, Oct 1982
My Weekly, Feb 1982
Sunday, Mar 1983
Sunday, Dec 1989
Sunday, Nov 1992
Eagle Comic
Saturday, Aug 2013
The Knowledge, July 2006
Weekend, 16th Feb 1988
Buddy, Nov 1982
Salvation Army
Titbits 4th Aug 1979
Titbits, 2nd Oct 1982
Titbits, 23rd Oct 1982
Titbits, 10th Dec 1983
Celebs, 25th Sept 2011
Observer, 31st May 1981
Blitz, February 1986
Womans Weekly, Dec 1982
Womans Weekly, Dec 1993
Film Review Magazine
Love Sunday, 23rd Aug 2015


Blackpool Illuminations


Rochdale FC
Rochdale Hornets
Oldham Athletic
1983 Golf Classic
Bob Hope British Classic
Pro-Celebrity Tennis


Braces Nightclub
Public Mentions
The Bobby Ball


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