Are You Being Served?. Image shows from L to R: Mrs. Betty Slocombe (Mollie Sugden), Miss Shirley Brahms (Wendy Richard), Mr. Dick Lucas (Trevor Bannister), Mr. Cuthbert Rumbold (Nicholas Smith), Mr. Mash (Larry Martyn), Mr. Ernest Grainger (Arthur Brough), Mr. Wilberforce Humphries (John Inman), Captain Stephen Peacock (Frank Thornton). Copyright: BBC.

Are You Being Served? (1972)

BBC One sitcom about a department store. 69 episodes (pilot + 10 series), 1972 - 1985. Stars Mollie Sugden, Frank Thornton, John Inman, Wendy Richard and others.

Series 6, Episode 5 is repeated on Gold on Monday 1st October at 11:20am.

Series 5, Episode 7 - It Pays To Advertise

It is decided that the staff should film an advertisement for Grace Bros. featuring some of the store's best items. It's safe to say that little goes to plan.

Notes

Mrs. Slocombe has orange hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 8th April 1977
Time
8pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular 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
    Penny Irving Miss Bakewell
    Guest cast
    Ferdy Mayne £10 Perfume
    Raymond Bowers Mr. Crawford
    Freddie Wiles Porter
    Writing team
    Jeremy Lloyd Writer
    David Croft Writer
    Production team
    Bob Spiers Director
    David Croft Producer
    Ray London Production Designer

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