Dear Mother.... ....Love Albert. Albert Courtnay (Rodney Bewes)
Dear Mother.... ....Love Albert

Dear Mother.... ....Love Albert

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1969 - 1972
  • 26 episodes (4 series)

Albert Courtnay has upped his Northern roots and moved to London. His letters home to his mother embellish his life with more than a hint of fiction. Stars Rodney Bewes, Garfield Morgan, Sheila White, Geraldine Newman, Christine Hargreaves and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6 - A Commercial Break

When his company runs a competition to find an employee to feature in a television commercial, Albert can't resist entering and has dreams of stardom...


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Monday 20th October 1969
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Rodney Bewes Albert Courtnay
Garfield Morgan A.C. Strain
Sheila White Vivian McKewan
Geraldine Newman Mrs. McKewan
Christine Hargreaves Gillian Jones
Michael Sheard Arthur Pringle
Guest cast
Bartlett Mullins Mr. Henshaw
Josie Kidd Janet
Philip Dunbar Jonathan Villiers
Fabia Drake Miss Merritt
Trevor Peacock Adrian Meccina
Roland Curram Norman Borwick
John Leeson Clapper Boy
Jonathan Bird Electrician
Elayne Sharling Continuity Girl
Writing team
Rodney Bewes Writer
Derrick Goodwin Writer
Production team
Derrick Goodwin Director
Derrick Goodwin Producer
Rodney Bewes Producer
Bernard Spencer Production Designer
Mike Hugg Composer
Roger Allan Production Designer

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