Bowler. Stanley Bowler (George Baker). Copyright: London Weekend Television / Rex.


ITV sitcom spin-off from The Fenn Street Gang. 13 episodes (1 series) in 1973. Stars George Baker, Fred Beauman, Renny Lister and Gretchen Franklin.

Series 1, Episode 9 - Sweet And Sour Charity

Bowler catches the charity bug after returning a young lad to his children's home. He becomes a benefactor to the home and wallows in the new prestige but his social climbing gets in the way.

Broadcast details

Sunday 23rd September 1973
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
George Baker Stanley Bowler
Fred Beauman Reg
Renny Lister Doreen Bowler
Gretchen Franklin Mrs Bowler
Guest cast
Christopher Benjamin Supt. Chamberlain
Jonathan Elsom Gilpin
Anthony McCaffery William
Anne Cunningham Matron
Maxine Gordon Linda
Bridget Armstrong Jane
Julian Fox Marcus
Frederick Hall Barman
Jeffrey Gardiner Robin
Reg Lye Tramp
Writing team
John Esmonde Writer
Bob Larbey Writer
Production team
Philip Casson Producer

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