Constant Hot Water. Image shows from L to R: Phyllis Nugent (Patricia Phoenix), Miranda Thorpe (Prunella Gee). Copyright: Central Independent Television.

Constant Hot Water

ITV sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1986. Stars Patricia Phoenix, Prunella Gee, Steve Alder, Roger Kemp, Mohammed Ashiq, Kevin Lloyd, Al Ashton and Joe McPartland.

Constant Hot Water

Battling seaside landlady Phyllis Nugent has new competition in the shape of attractive widow Miranda Thorpe

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1986
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Patricia Phoenix, Prunella Gee, Steve Alder, Roger Kemp, Mohammed Ashiq, Kevin Lloyd, Al Ashton and Joe McPartland
Writer
Colin Pearson
Director
Bernard Thompson
Producer
Paula Burdon

Attractive widow Miranda Thorpe has moved to the Yorkshire coast to open a boarding house. Not only has she developed an admirer in Frank, the removal man, but her new neighbour is also paying her a lot of attention too. Phyllis Nugent, owner of the Portifino residential private hotel next door, is prim and proper and believes that Miranda will attract the wrong kind of clientèle to the neighbourhood.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 10th January 1986 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 14th February 1986 on ITV at 8:30pm
Length of episodes
25 minutes

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