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Series 7 - The Punch And Judy Affair

When the staff cross the picket lines, Mr. Grace orders them to put on a show for the strikers' children to smooth things over.


Mrs. Slocombe has pink and purple hair in this episode.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 26th December 1979
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 7th December 2018 6:20pm Gold
Saturday 8th December 2018 12:00pm Gold
Friday 14th December 2018 6:25pm Gold
Saturday 15th December 2018 3:00pm Gold
Monday 9th December 2019 12:40pm Gold
Monday 9th December 2019 4:00pm Gold
Friday 13th December 2019 12:40pm Gold
Tuesday 17th December 2019 1:10pm Gold
Sunday 22nd December 2019 7:15pm Drama
Monday 14th December 2020 1:00pm Gold
Tuesday 15th December 2020 10:00am Gold
Tuesday 15th December 2020 6:40pm Drama
Friday 18th December 2020 1:55pm Gold
Monday 6th December 2021 8:35am Gold
Monday 6th December 2021 12:05pm Gold
Friday 17th December 2021 5:20pm Drama
Saturday 18th December 2021 1:45am Drama
Sunday 19th December 2021 9:50am Gold
Sunday 19th December 2021 1:00pm Gold
Friday 2nd December 2022 1:55pm Gold
Thursday 8th December 2022 1:40pm Gold
Sunday 18th December 2022 11:55am Gold
Sunday 25th December 2022 4:35pm Drama
Thursday 14th December 2023 12:35pm Gold
Friday 22nd December 2023 2:35pm Gold
Saturday 23rd December 2023 3:20am Gold

Cast & crew

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
Alfie Bass Mr Harry Goldberg
Penny Irving Miss Bakewell
Vivienne Johnson Nurse
Guest cast
Doremy Vernon Diana (Canteen Manageress)
Hilda Fenemore Ivy (Cleaner)
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
Garry Freeman Production Designer

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