Dear Ladies. Image shows from L to R: Dame Hilda Bracket (Patrick Fyffe), Dr Evadne Hinge (George Logan). Copyright: BBC.

Dear Ladies

BBC Two sitcom about spinsters. 21 episodes (3 series), 1983 - 1984. Stars Patrick Fyffe and George Logan.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Look After The Pennies

The Dame and the Doctor revisit their home finances. Finding a £134 defecit, they resolve to make up the difference by gaining sponsorship for a mammoth 18-hour musical performance.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 15th March 1983
Time
10:05pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Patrick Fyffe Dame Hilda Bracket
George Logan Dr Evadne Hinge
Guest cast
Frances Cox Miss Grace Pullet (Librarian)
Alick Hayes Old Man in Library
Writing team
Patrick Fyffe Writer
George Logan Writer
Gyles Brandreth Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Mike Stephens Director
Peter Ridsdale Scott Producer
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