Citizen James. Image shows from L to R: Bill (Bill Kerr), Liz (Liz Fraser), Sid James (Sid James). Copyright: BBC
Citizen James

Citizen James

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1960 - 1962
  • 32 episodes (3 series)

Sidney Balmoral James is a quick-witted gambler with an eye for making a fast buck, more often than not involving his friends. Stars Sid James, Liz Fraser, Bill Kerr, Sydney Tafler, John Bluthal and more.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 6 - The Day Out

Citizen James. Image shows from L to R: Sid James (Sid James), Liz (Liz Fraser). Copyright: BBC
Sid and Charlie head to Whitsea for the day for a bit of sea air, but are soon caught out on a very busy beach.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th October 1962
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Sid James (as Sidney James) Sid James
Sydney Tafler Charlie Davenport
Guest cast
Liz Fraser Blonde on Beach
Hugh Lloyd Ticket Inspector
Writing team
Sid Green Writer
Dick Hills Writer
Production team
Ronald Marsh Director
Ronald Marsh Producer
John Cooper Production Designer
Gordon Franks Composer

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