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 4 is repeated on Gold today at 1:20pm.

Series 6 - Happy Returns

It's Young Mr. Grace's birthday and so the staff stage a ballet in his honour.

Notes

Mrs. Slocombe has bubblegum-pink hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 26th December 1978
Time
7pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Friday 22nd February 2019 at 2:00pm on Gold
  2. Friday 22nd February 2019 at 6:00pm on Gold

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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
Doremy Vernon Diana (Canteen Manageress)
Michael Halsey Fairy Prince
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
David Croft Producer
Antony Thorpe Production Designer

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