Film researchers have found that the Carry On series were the most influential British films of all time and that Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey and Sid James were the most successful actors of the 1960s. Craig Brown recalls Williams, the loner with a rare comic gift
The Oldie is extremely sad to announce the death of Edward Enfield (1929-2019), one of our longest serving and most loved columnists. Richard Ingrams recruited him in 1992, shortly after the first issue of the magazine, at the suggestion of his son, Harry Enfield. He soon became a crucial part of the magazine and remained as a columnist until his 80th birthday in 2009. He will be much missed.