2point4 Children. Image shows from L to R: Bill (Belinda Lang), David (John Pickard), Ben (Gary Olsen), Jenny (Clare Buckfield). Copyright: BBC.

2point4 Children

BBC One sitcom about a family. 56 episodes (8 series), 1991 - 1999. Stars Belinda Lang, Gary Olsen, Julia Hills, Clare Woodgate and others.

Series 3, Episode 5 - Beam Me Up, Scotty

Ben's on-and-off rivalry with another local plumber, Jake 'the Klingon', reaches new heights. Back at home, Bill and Rona have a fierce local health inspector to contend with.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 5th October 1993
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Belinda Lang Bill
Gary Olsen Ben
Julia Hills Rona
Clare Buckfield Jenny
John Pickard David
Guest cast
Annette Badland Dawn Faber (Bank advisor)
Richard Davies Gareth (Café owner)
Roger Lloyd-Pack Jake Klinger
Maggie Ollerenshaw Marjorie Atkins
Ron Aldridge Undertaker
Timothy Page Solicitor
Sheridan Forbes Check-In Girl
Debbie Paul Housewife
David Webber Ray
Writing team
Andrew Marshall Writer
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
Brian Cutts Editor
Gwen Evans Production Designer
Howard Goodall Composer

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