Bless Me, Father. Father Charles Clement Duddleswell (Arthur Lowe). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

Bless Me, Father

ITV sitcom about a pair of priests. 21 episodes (3 series), 1978 - 1981. Stars Arthur Lowe, Daniel Abineri and Gabrielle Daye.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Father Neil's First Miracle

Father Duddleswell decides that Neil is ready for fresh responsibilities and makes him official Catholic Chaplain to the local hospital.

Broadcast details

Sunday 18th November 1979
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Arthur Lowe Father Charles Clement Duddleswell
Daniel Abineri Father Neil Boyd
Gabrielle Daye Mrs Pring
Guest cast
David Ryall Billy Buzzle
Phoebe Nicholls Nurse Owen
Lionel Ngakane Mr. Ofori
Gyearbuor Asante Mr. Affram
Barbara Hicks Matron
Nicholas Le Prevost Dr. Spinks
Writing team
Peter de Rosa Writer
Production team
David Askey Director
David Askey Producer
Michael Williams Editor
Quentin Chases Production Designer
Corinne Rodriguez Casting Director
Frances Tempest Costume Designer
Vanessa Timmis Make-up Designer
Chris Sharp Graphics
Chris Bartlett-Judd Lighting Designer
Mike Ayres Sound Designer
Martin Bond Camera
Peter Stephenson Vision Mixer
Simon Holder Floor Manager
Candida Julian-Jones Stage Manager
Jannette Sharp Production Assistant
Barbara Hicks Vision Mixer
Jeremy Canney Location Supervisor
Brian Penny Production Manager

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