Morecambe & Wise

Welcome to the Morecambe & Wise website, dedicated to Britain's best and most loved double act, Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.

In This Month

17th January ...
Dick Hills Birthday

24th January ...
Sid Greens Birthday

18th January 1953...
Ernie marries Doreen Blythe after a five year romance.

22nd January 1965...
Series 5 of Two Of A Kind first broadcast.

14th January 1970...
The BBC broadcast series 3 of The Morecambe & Wise Show

5th January 1973...
The BBC broadcast series 7 of The Morecambe & Wise Show.

26th January 1975...
The Morecambe & Wise Radio Show (series 1) is broadcast on Radio 2

7th January 1976...
The BBC broadcast series 9 of The Morecambe & Wise Show.

3rd January 1985...
Night Train To Murder was first screened on ITV.

News Archives

Morecambe & Wise News 2019

Please note, links from older news items may no longer be accurate.

Graffiti Spotted

Posted: 9th August 2019
New graffiti has been spotted in Morecambe featuring Eric in a Banksy-like style. The image appeared overnight on Deansgate, Morecambe and has residents wondering who could have done it. You can view the full details on the link below.
This is not the first time graffiti in the town has featured Eric, in 2014, artwork was sprayed on another wall.
New graffiti
Graffiti from 2014

New Four Part Series

Posted: 30th July 2019
A new series of specials is currently being filmed about Eric and Ern. The show, named Trust Morecambe & Wise will be broadcast in November and will feature Gary Morecambe and Lenny Henry (with guests) viewing and discussing clips.