Bottle Boys. Dave Deacon (Robin Askwith). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

Bottle Boys

ITV sitcom about milkmen. 13 episodes (2 series), 1984 - 1985. Stars Robin Askwith, Oscar James, David Auker, Leo Dolan and others.

Bottle Boys. Image shows from L to R: Stan Evans (Richard Davies), Jock Collins (Phil McCall), Billy Watson (David Auker), Dave Deacon (Robin Askwith), Joe Phillips (Oscar James), Sharon Armstrong (Eve Ferret). Copyright: London Weekend Television / Rex.

Bottle Boys

Comedy following the exploits of a football-mad milkman and his workmates at Dawson's Dairies

1984 - 1985
13   (2 series)
Robin Askwith, Oscar James, David Auker, Leo Dolan, Richard Davies, Phil McCall and Eve Ferret
Vince Powell
Stuart Allen
Stuart Allen

South London's Dawson's Dairies is the workplace of young milkman Dave Deacon and his colleagues Jock, Billy, Wilf and Joe - plus boss Stan, and secretary Sharon.

As the group go about their work - or avoiding their work, as is sometimes the case - they regularly run in to a variety of mishaps and challenges.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 1st September 1984 on ITV at 7:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 24th August 1985 on ITV at 7:15pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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