A.P. Herbert's 'Misleading Cases'. Albert Haddock (Roy Dotrice). Copyright: BBC
A.P. Herbert's 'Misleading Cases'

A.P. Herbert's 'Misleading Cases'

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1967 - 1971
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

A look at some of the extraordinary cases brought by Albert Haddock in his attempt to prove that the law can sometimes be an ass. Stars Alastair Sim, Roy Dotrice, Avice Landone and Thorley Walters.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2 - Is A Golfer A Gentleman?

Broadcast details

Tuesday 27th June 1967
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Alastair Sim Mr Justice Swallow
Roy Dotrice Albert Haddock
Avice Landone (as Avice Landon) Mrs Haddock
Thorley Walters Sir Joshua Hoot, QC
Guest cast
Bartlett Mullins Clerk of the Court
Glenn Melvyn Dr Rudge
Gary Marsh Col. Hutchinson
John Mulvaney McPherson
Lawrence James The Vicar
Fabia Drake Mrs Westmacott
Irene Handl Mrs Philby Potter
Janet Webb Justice of the Peace
Paul Blomley Justice of the Peace
Writing team
Alan Melville Writer
Henry Cecil Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Michael Mills Producer
Malcolm Middleton Production Designer

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