Monthly Archives: November 2016

This Is Your Life: Babs Powell

I’ve no anniversary routine to share today, 28 November: so since it’s Babs’ birthday, here’s a repeat post of her appearance on This is Your Life, 15 November 2001. From the old blog, Saturday 26 March 2011: Here’s an almost complete edition of This Is Your Life, featuring Babs Powell (née Lord), featuring most of […]

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Legs & Co. – Dance (Disco Heat)

TOTP November 23rd 1978: Legs & Co. dancing to Sylvester’s Dance (Disco Heat). From the old blog, Friday, 18 July 2014: Around a minute-and-a-half in, the lighting engineers seems to have woken up in panic “What? Sylvester? I’m supposed to dim the lights right down for a special effect here, aren’t I?” and the lights […]

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Pan’s People – Keep On Truckin’

Top of the Pops, 22 November 1973. Pan’s People dance to Keep On Truckin’ by Eddie Kendricks. First published July 30 2016: Hooray for my first new routine in ages: thanks to an anonymous contributor, here’s a rare Pan’s people routine from 1973. Jimmy Unperson introduces the girls, dancing in fine high-waisted seventies Oxford bags.

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Legs & Co — I’m Coming Out

TOTP 20 November 1980 Legs & Co dance to Diana Ross’s I’m Coming Out From the old blog, Friday, 3 April 2009 Legs and Co. on TOTP, dancing to Diana Ross’s I’m Coming Out. Pinching a prop gag shamelessly from The Benny Hill show at 0:50. Introduced by the Hairy Cornplaster.

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Legs & Co – No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)

TOTP November 15 1979: Legs & Co dance to No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) by Barbara Streisand & Donna Summer Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Monday, 27 December 2010: There’s a war raging over on our discussion board, between the Fans of Patti, and the Fans of Sue, […]

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Pan’s People – You’re The First, The Last, My Everything

I’ve been reposting dance routines on the date they originally appeared on Top of the Pops: but the only TOTP routine for 14 November I know of was Pan’s People dancing to You’re The First, The Last, My Everything by Barry White in 1974: and I don’t have that routine to show you. But what […]

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Legs & Co. – (Just Like) Starting Over

TOTP, 13 November 1980: Legs & Co. dance to John Lennon’s Starting Over. From the old blog Thursday, 17 May 2012: That generous PattiforPM has unearthed a clip of Legs & Co.’s transparent screen routine, to John Lennon’s (Just Like) Starting Over: it’s a big improvement on the version I previously posted, which the Holy […]

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