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Series 4, Episode 4 - Fire Practice

Poor performance during a fire drill prompts Mr. Rumbold to keep everyone behind for fire practice.

Notes

Mrs. Slocombe has lilac hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 29th April 1976
Time
8pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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Tuesday 12th November 2013 3:45pm 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 English Mr. Beverly Harman
Arthur Brough Mr. Ernest Grainger
Harold Bennett Young Mr. Grace
Guest cast
Ahmed Khalil The Emir's Chief Assistant
Ahmed Osman The Emir
Melody Urquhart Head Wife
Hamish Roughead Fireman
Ken Barker Chief Fireman
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
Ray Butt Director
David Croft Producer
Paul Munting Production Designer

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