The demise of Discs-
Michael Palin had been hired as the comic, performing in filmed silent sketches which
were inserted between the pop acts. Other co-
Among the many acts who made the effort to go down to Bristol to do the show were Manfred Mann, Tom Jones, The Animals, Yardbirds and from America Patti LaBelle and The Bluebelles, Doris Troy and Lee Dorsey.
In February 1966 TWW moved the show from Wednesday evening to Friday evening, having already dropped Ready Steady Go from its schedules.
Although it's thought that none of the original full shows exist several of Palin's filmed inserts exist in the ITV archive.