Please show Laurel and Hardy on mainstream TV again so future generations can enjoy them.

For decades upon decades, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy's brand of humour have been the inspiration behind many of today's (and yesterday's) comedians. Today, almost 100 years since they first graced our screens, their movies are still loved worldwide by audiences of all ages, yet they are rarely seen on mainstream television these days. The BBC have told us that if we can get at least 20,000 signatures on this petition to prove that the public want to see Laurel and Hardy films on mainstream television again, then they will listen. Don't let future generations miss out on the works of Laurel and Hardy. sign today and share with your friends.

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Ross Owen

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Discussion

  • Peter van Rooij L & H forever

  • joanne mitchell-waite It saddens me to know that as a grand sheik of a laurel and hardy fan club - I started to watch Laurel and Hardy with my grandparents some 30 yrs or so ago, my son is lucky that he has me and my husband to keep him watching and loving laurel and hardy, I think as a nation we need good, clean sensible family fun on the television, you don't have any swear words, nothing wrong/bad in any of the 106 laurel and hardy films. sooo please bring the boys back to our screens :)

  • David Cross Laurel and Hardy make me laugh no mater how many times I see there films.

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    James Dibiase

    2 hours ago Comments: The reason why I wish to see Laurel and Hardy on the Television is because those two men were extremely and also had an imprint on some other comedy greats we all love to this day for example Morecoambe and Wise said that they always loved Laurel and Hardy and some of their sketches were inspired by them
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    mark warby

    16 hours ago Comments: The greatest comedy duo of all time. I remember when their films were on TV regularly. Bring them back to our screens, so old - and new audiences can enjoy their gentle humour.
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    Amanda Owens

    1 day ago Comments: Thanks to Dad have loved Laurel and Hardy since I was a kid, many happy memories are brought to mind ... altogether now In the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia on the trail of the lonesome pine!
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