A Sharp Intake Of Breath. Peter Barnes (David Jason). Copyright: Associated Television.

A Sharp Intake Of Breath

ITV sitcom dealing with authority. 22 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1977 - 1981. Stars David Jason, Richard Wilson, Alun Armstrong and Jacqueline Clarke.

Series 3, Episode 1 - The Spare Part

A leaky washing machine is only the start of the Barnes's problems. Peter's attempt to acquire the necessary replacement part is easier said than done, especially with British Rail involved.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th January 1980
Time
8:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    David Jason Peter Barnes
    Jacqueline Clarke Sheila Barnes
    Guest cast
    Richard Wilson Henshaw
    Larry Martyn Barry Penders
    Michael Stainton Arthur
    Cyril Appleton P.C.
    Writing team
    Ronnie Taylor Writer
    Production team
    Stuart Allen Director
    Stuart Allen Producer
    Gordon Hunt Editor
    Michael Eve Production Designer
    Ken Jones Composer

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