• TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 1972
  • 9 episodes (1 series)

Ray Galton and Alan Simpson's 9-part adaptation of the French comic novel about the erection of a public convenience in a small village, Clochemerle. Stars Cyril Cusack, Roy Dotrice, Wendy Hiller, Kenneth Griffith, Micheline Presle and more.

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Series 1, Episode 6 - The Scandalous Outcome Of A Night Of Destruction

Justine Putet and Monsieur Girodot plot to destroy the urinal.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th March 1972
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cyril Cusack Barthelemy Piechut
Roy Dotrice Curé Ponosse
Wendy Hiller Justine Putet
Kenneth Griffith Ernest Tafardel
Micheline Presle The Baroness Courtebiche
Catherine Rouvel Judith Toumignon
Freddie Earlle Francois Toumignon
Cyd Hayman Adele Torbayon
Barry Linehan Arthur Torbayon
Christian Roberts Hippolyte Foncimagne
Peter Madden Doctor Mouralle
Ian Gray Oscar De St. Choul
Richard Shaw Eugene Fadet
Carolyn Moody Madame Fadet
Larry Noble Ploquin
John Barrett Poipanel
Roland MacLeod Machevoigne
Michael Golden Lagouche
John Turtle Laroudel
Ruth Harrison Madame Chavaigne
Deddie Davies Madame Fouache
Miriam Raymond Madame Nicholas
Gwen Nelson Madame Voujon
Mollie Maureen Madame Lagousse
Gordon Rollings Blazot
Peter Ustinov Narrator
Guest cast
Wolfe Morris Monsieur Girodot
Elspeth MacNaughton Madame Girodot
Madeline Smith Hortense Girodot
David Quilter Bernard Samothrace
Sheila Brennan Babette Manapoux
Pamela Cundell 1st Washerwoman
Nita Lorraine 2nd Washerwoman
Lesley Ann Robinson Maid
Jean Pierre-Menu Curé De Montejour
Writing team
Gabriel Chevalier Writer
Ray Galton Writer (Adapted By)
Alan Simpson Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Michael Mills Producer
Christopher Rowlands Editor
Spencer Chapman Production Designer
Alan Roper Composer

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