A white man and his black neighbour who are constantly at each others throats while their wives get along just fine, that is the comedy show of the 70’s, Love Thy Neighbour still you need to know some facts about the comedy that got our mothers and fathers laughing like no man’s business.
1 It was a British comedy that consisted of seven series and fifty-four episodes which spanned over three years, from April 13 1972 to 22nd January 1976
2 In the year 1973 a film of the series was made and the name, Love Thy Neighbour
3 The programme was criticised for numerous reasons and one of them was its politically incorrect way of handling racism
4 Despite its success repeats of the comedy has not been on television for years
5 An American remake of the programme was done in 1973 on America Broadcasting Company set in the suburb of the city of Angels, Los Angeles