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

Bachelor Father

BBC One sitcom about a single foster father. 24 episodes (2 series), 1970 - 1971. Stars Ian Carmichael, Gerald Flood, Sonia Dresdel, Joan Hickson and others.

Series 1, Episode 8 - A Spot Of Natural Expression

Another adventure in the life of Peter Lamb and his ever-expanding foster family.


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Thursday 5th November 1970
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ian Carmichael Peter Lamb
Joan Hickson Mrs Pugsley
Ian Johnson Ben
Briony McRoberts Anna
Roland Pickering Donald
Michael Douglas Freddie
Beverley Simons Jane
Guest cast
Clive Morton Colonel Shotter
Jack May Mr Moore
Alan Curtis Reynolds
Vivienne Martin Mrs Moore
Ruth Kettlewell Mrs Shotter
Writing team
Richard Waring Writer
Production team
Graeme Muir Producer

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