Episode 1.7

Money's tight at the Lodge, and Audrey's faced with red bills and cut-off services. Mr DeVere, meanwhile, has landed a role in a television advert to be filmed at the manor.

Episode Notes

This episode is sometimes known by the unofficial titles The TV Commercial and A Touch Of Class.

First Broadcast Details

Sun 11th November 1979
30 minutes

Main Repeats

Note: Any repeats of this episode broadcast before 2009 are not shown
  • Wed 10th Jun 2015 (6:40pm, UKTV Drama)
  • Mon 7th Dec 2015 (1:40pm, UKTV Drama)
  • Mon 7th Dec 2015 (6:00pm, UKTV Drama)
  • Mon 18th Jan 2016 (6:00pm, UKTV Drama)

Episode 1.7 Cast & Crew

Regular Cast
Penelope Keith ... Audrey fforbes-Hamilton
Peter Bowles ... Richard DeVere
Angela Thorne ... Marjory Frobisher
John Rudling ... Brabinger
Daphne Heard ... Mrs. Polouvicka
Michael Bilton ... Ned
Guest Cast
Blain Fairman ... Bob Roberts (Director)
John Gleeson ... Mr. Purvis
Celia Imrie ... Polly (Checkout Girl / Doctor's Receptionist)
Writing Team
Peter Spence ... Writer
Christopher Bond ... Writer (Additional Material)
Production Team
Gareth Gwenlan ... Director
Gareth Gwenlan ... Producer
Ian Rawnsley ... Production Design
Ronnie Hazlehurst ... Composer
John Dunstan ... Editor

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