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

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

ITV sitcom about a northerner in London. 26 episodes (4 series), 1969 - 1972. Stars Rodney Bewes, Garfield Morgan, Sheila White, Geraldine Newman and others.

Series 3, Episode 4 - De Profundis

In an unexpected turn of events, after purchasing a second-hand car Albert finds himself spending the night in a police cell. He asks for a sheet of paper in order to write his answer to the Ballad of Reading Jail, his De Profundis.

Broadcast details

Monday 22nd February 1971
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rodney Bewes Albert Courtnay
Garfield Morgan A.C. Strain
Liz Gebhardt Doreen Bissel
Guest cast
Jeremy Lloyd Robbie Fitz-Howard
Michael Robbins Sergeant Tink
James Mellor P.C. Hunn
Donald McKillop (as Don McKillop) P.C. Purdy
Writing team
Rodney Bewes Writer
Derrick Goodwin Writer
Production team
Derrick Goodwin Director
Derrick Goodwin Producer
Rodney Bewes Producer
John Duncan Executive Producer
Richard Jarvis Production Designer
Mike Hugg Composer