Rimski & Handkerchief 's

Saturday Live at 5:05 


Season one was a direct response to 'working from home' during lockdown, broadcasting live from Rimski's Yard HQ every Saturday at 5:05pm, running for 11 weeks, from early May 2020.... with people tuning in from all over the globe via "Rimski & Handkerchief" FB page...
With creative assistance/expert camera work from DR. J  Blake AKA Josie Jo!
Plans for Season 2 are under way!!! ...The first episode will take place amidst The Bullzini Family Circus extravaganza in Evercreech, Somerset, on Saturday 22nd August 2020. So for the first time we shall be broadcasting with a live audience present. And will do additional live shows over the week end. Tickets available
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Saturday Live at 5:05 footage below!

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Thank you to all those who entered the hat competition!


See Episode 11 ​for the result!

Late entries will be featured in a follow up broadcast

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Saturday Live At 5:05 Clip...

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Viewers Commnets...

"So you think you've seen some weird people lately? Scroll through this and watch a pair of bonkers people being bonkers to the extent that they might just get to the nutter Olympics"
"Heading Magical travelling music conjured up in a Heath Robinson world of whimsy and surreal invention. COMPLETELY WONDERFUL"

"Impassioned Impressions Hoot & A Half Million! These Two, Fix It All! My Blues Are Flipp’n Rainbows Now!!!"

"This is a real treat. Two people you may have been lucky enough to have bumped into at a festival in the past, have now transitioned to perform virtually.. for your viewing pleasure. It's Watch With Mother on acid, and perfect for kids of all ages..."

Shows to date

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Episode 1: Introduction

Featuring demo with the umbrella repair machine. Pramophone Time. How to: make your very own raisins!

Episode 2: Getting back from the shops; unloading the shopping. Pramophone Time.

How to: dry your washing whatever the weather!


Episode 3: "Not above Five"

Introducing 'where in the world'. Quiet Time; Radio Time; party time!

How to: make a difficult to reach back places toothbrush.

Episode 2: Getting back from the shops. Appropriate ways of unloading the shopping.

How to: dry your washing whatever the weather!

Episode 4: "The Umbrella Repair machine"

Will it be possible to meet Mr. Crossman's deadline?


Episode 5: "Heavy Traffic"

Featuring transport expert Jeremy Tyresome, exploring How to: steer the bicycle piano


Episode 6: "Midsummer Special"

Featuring new song '2023' 

Storytime with Josie Jo

Piano on fire!


Episode 7: "Handkerchief's Birthday"

But has Rimski forgotten?

How to: make a party bag for one.

Featuring new invention:

the silly-go-round!


Episode 8: "Side By Side"

How to: put stunt pegs on your wheelbarrow

Born Free!

Episode 9:

"2023" Lyric writing competition

How to: cut down on sugar...

'Play a difficult song' time...

It is not okay to kill flies


Episode 10:

"When you're smiling... !"

How to: grow your plants 5 times the size...

Handkerchief has an 'accident' !


Episode 11: Finale of season 1

How to: coil your hose, neatly and in half the time

"Trail of the lonesome pine"

Hat Contest prize giveaway