A Little Bit Of Wisdom. Norman (Norman Wisdom). Copyright: Associated Television
A Little Bit Of Wisdom

A Little Bit Of Wisdom

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1974 - 1976
  • 20 episodes (3 series)

Incidents and accidents launch Norman Wisdom on a succession of remarkable adventures in his last starring role on TV. Also features Neil McCarthy, Robert Keegan and Frances White.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2 - Public Enemy

A heavy thunderstorm drives Norman to shelter in an auction room. There, he becomes victim of a freakish chain of accidents. Among other things, he finds himself ducking from an explosion, sticking arms on the Venus de Milo and trying to avoid being cut up by a nasty bit of work called Mr. Big.


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 16th April 1974
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Norman Wisdom Norman
Guest cast
Roddy McMillan Mr Big
Tommy Godfrey Mr Gamble
Mike Savage James
George Tovey Mannering
John Graham Inspector Gates
Derek Deadman Fortinbrass
Donald Tandy Chief Warden
John Scott Martin Gasboard man
Writing team
Lew Schwarz Writer
Dick Sharples Script Editor
Production team
John Scholz-Conway Director
John Scholz-Conway Producer
Gerry Roberts Production Designer

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