Carry On Christmas. Copyright: Thames Television.

Carry On Christmas

ITV sitcom. 4 episodes (4 series), 1969 - 1973. Stars Sid James, Terry Scott, Charles Hawtrey, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw, Kenneth Connor, Hattie Jacques and others.

Carry On Christmas

Even the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future take on a new significance when played by the Carry On team.

Further details

Everyone knows just how mean old Scrooge was. But not even Dickens could have anticipated what happened when Ebenezer kept Frank N. Stein and Dracula short of development money ... refused to lend Robert Browning the fare to take Elizabeth Barrett to Venice ... and evicted Cinderella from her basement kitchen.


This was the most-watched ITV programme in the whole of Christmas week 1969.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 24th December 1969
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Sid James Scrooge
Terry Scott Dr. Frank N. Stein
Charles Hawtrey Spirit of Christmas Past
Hattie Jacques Elizabeth Barrett
Barbara Windsor Cinderella
Bernard Bresslaw Cratchit
Peter Butterworth Dracula
Frankie Howerd Robert Browning
Barbara Windsor Franny
Bernard Bresslaw The Monster
Hattie Jacques Sister Hattie
Terry Scott Deirdre
Peter Butterworth Petunia
Charles Hawtrey Gloria
Bernard Bresslaw Cissie
Barbara Windsor Spirit of Christmas Present
Terry Scott Elizabeth Barrett's Father
Bernard Bresslaw Spirit of Christmas Future
Peter Butterworth Aggie
Terry Scott Maggie
Charles Hawtrey Buttons
Frankie Howerd Fairy Godmother
Hattie Jacques Old Woman
Bernard Bresslaw Policeman
Writing team
Talbot Rothwell Writer
Production team
Ronnie Baxter Director
Peter Eton Producer

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