A Bit Of A Do. Ted Simcock (David Jason). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

A Bit Of A Do

ITV sitcom / comedy drama. 13 episodes (2 series) in 1989. Stars David Jason, Gwen Taylor, Nicola Pagett, Paul Chapman, Stephanie Cole, Tim Wylton, Michael Jayston and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - The Dentist's Dinner Dance

Laurence and Liz do not want Ted and Rita to attend the dance but feel compelled to invite them. Ted and Rita do not want to go but feel unable to decline. The event sees Liz confessing to Ted that she is pregnant with his child and Laurence and Rita becoming more aware of their affair.

Broadcast details

Friday 20th January 1989
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Jason Ted Simcock
Gwen Taylor Rita Simcock
Nicola Pagett Liz Rodenhurst
Paul Chapman Laurence Rodenhurst
Stephanie Cole Betty Sillitoe
Tim Wylton Rodney Sillitoe
Michael Jayston Neville Badger
David Thewlis Paul Simcock
Wayne Foskett Elvis Simcock
Nigel Hastings Simon Rodenhurst
Malcolm Hebden Eric (Barman)
Sarah-Jane Holm Jenny Simcock
Guest cast
Keith Marsh Percy Spragg
William Simons Dale Monsal
John Jardine Larry Benson
Writing team
David Nobbs Writer
Production team
Les Chatfield Director
David Reynolds Producer
Vernon Lawrence Executive Producer

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