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Series 1, Episode 3 - Camping In

A London Transport strike forces the staff to spend the night camped out on the floor. Of course, there are arguments about who gets the big tent, the nice pyjamas and a spot in the double bed.

Notes

Mrs. Slocombe has bright green hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 4th April 1973
Time
7:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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Wednesday 9th October 2013 3:15pm BBC2
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Cast & crew

Cast
Mollie Sugden Mrs. Betty Slocombe
Frank Thornton Captain Stephen Peacock
John Inman Mr. Wilberforce Humphries
Wendy Richard Miss Shirley Brahms
Nicholas Smith Mr. Cuthbert Rumbold
Trevor Bannister Mr. Dick Lucas
Arthur Brough Mr. Ernest Grainger
Larry Martyn Mr. Mash
Guest cast
Stephanie Gathercole Secretary
James Copeland Scottish Customer
Anita Richardson 38C Cup
Pamela Manson Large Brim with Fruit
David Rowlands Man with Large Bra
Colin Bean Leatherette Gloves
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
James Bould Production Designer

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