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 8, Episode 6 is repeated on Gold today at 1:55pm.

Series 6, Episode 1 - By Appointment

Freshly returned from their holidays, the staff find themselves in a twitter upon hearing that the Royal Family may visit the store.

Notes

Mrs. Slocombe has metallic blue hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 15th November 1978
Time
6:45pm
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
    Harold Bennett Young Mr. Grace
    James Hayter Mr. Percival Tebbs
    Penny Irving Miss Bakewell
    Vivienne Johnson Nurse
    Guest cast
    Hilda Fenemore Ivy (Cleaner)
    Joy Harington Lady Customer
    Colin Ward Lewis (as Colin Ward-Lewis) Radio Voice (Voice)
    Writing team
    Jeremy Lloyd Writer
    David Croft Writer
    Production team
    Bob Spiers Director
    David Croft Producer
    Antony Thorpe Production Designer

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