Two Pipe Problems. Image shows from L to R: William Parnes (Richard Briers), Sandy Boyle (Stanley Baxter). Copyright: Catherine Bailey Productions Limited.

Two Pipe Problems

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 13 episodes (7 series), 2007 - 2013. Stars Stanley Baxter, Richard Briers, Geoffrey Palmer, Jillie Meers and Tracy Wiles.

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Trusty Valet and the Crusty Butler

William and Sandy venture outside the Old Beeches to a movie set, accompanied by the intrepid care assistant Karen, as they take on the world of celluloid.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 12th August 2008
BBC Radio 4
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Stanley Baxter Sandy Boyle
    Richard Briers William Parnes
    Tracy Wiles Karen
    Guest cast
    David Shaw-Parker Inspector Bradstreet
    Ellie Beaven Laura Lyons
    Lloyd Hutchinson Thaddeus Sholto
    Geoffrey Whitehead John Barrymore
    Writing team
    Michael Chaplin Writer
    Production team
    Marilyn Imrie Director
    Marilyn Imrie Producer

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