When the Mr Chips were down, Catchphrase was good, but not right for a modern T.V. audience, but ITV has put it back in play with a new 8 episode series hosted by Britain’s Got More Talent presenter Stephen Mulhern.
Viewers may well remember the show from Roy Walker or Nick Weir’s time on the programme, or indeed from the days of Mulhern’s immediate predecessor Mark Curry who came just before the bell, and therefore, by the show’s own rules couldn’t be asked to return.
Readers are welcome to keep pressing and keep guessing why they’ve brought it back, and we’d love to see what you say, as you say what you see.
In the meantime, here’s one of Catchphrase’s greatest moments: