Bachelor Father. Peter Lamb (Ian Carmichael). Copyright: BBC.

Bachelor Father

BBC One sitcom. 24 episodes (2 series), 1970 - 1971. Stars Ian Carmichael, Gerald Flood, Sonia Dresdel, Joan Hickson, Ian Johnson, Briony McRoberts, Roland Pickering and others.

Bachelor Father

Peter Lamb, a man who had always wanted a family but failed to find a long-lasting romantic relationship, takes up fostering children

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1970 - 1971
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
24   (2 series)
Starring
Ian Carmichael, Gerald Flood, Sonia Dresdel, Joan Hickson, Ian Johnson, Briony McRoberts, Roland Pickering, Michael Douglas and others
Writer
Richard Waring
Producer
Graeme Muir

Peter Lamb has always aspired to fatherhood, but his endeavours with women have so far come to nothing. However, he now plans to become a foster father and his subsequent progress is filled with hurdles he never expected to encounter. His success takes everyone by surprise and he gathers a larger than expected group of children around him.

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