Bless This House. Image shows from L to R: Jean Abbott (Diana Coupland), Sid Abbott (Sid James), Mike Abbott (Robin Stewart), Sally Abbott (Sally Geeson). Copyright: Thames Television.

Bless This House

ITV sitcom about a family. 65 episodes (6 series), 1971 - 1976. Stars Sid James, Diana Coupland, Sally Geeson, Robin Stewart and others.

Series 3, Episode 12 - A Girl's Worst Friend Is Her Father

After lending some 'support' on a job interview that leads to her failing to get the position she would have otherwise been a shoo-in for, Sid's shocked when Sally announces she has now found her perfect career - as a nun!

Broadcast details

Monday 28th May 1973
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sid James Sid Abbott
Diana Coupland Jean Abbott
Sally Geeson Sally Abbott
Robin Stewart Mike Abbott
Guest cast
Malcolm McFee Norman
Frank Gatliff Mr Kershaw
Sarah Maxwell Marion
Writing team
Harry Driver Writer
Vince Powell Writer
Production team
Jack Robinson Production Designer
William G Stewart Director
William G Stewart Producer
Geoff Love Composer


Bless This House - Mike's new job

Mike reveals to his parents that he's got a new job - but it'll involve being away from home for a while.

Featuring: Sid James (Sid Abbott), Diana Coupland (Jean Abbott), Robin Stewart (Mike Abbott).