Doctor At Large. Michael Upton (Barry Evans). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

Doctor At Large

ITV sitcom about newly qualified doctors. 29 episodes (1 series) in 1971. Stars Barry Evans, George Layton, Geoffrey Davies, Ernest Clark and Richard O'Sullivan.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Doctor Dish

Upton is assigned the task of visiting Stacks Lane School, known as The Stacks, to give a sex education lesson. It is an all-girls school and his students are almost women, so the experience proves embarrassing for Upton when they tease him. When he meets the schoolmistress he realises his problems are not over!

Broadcast details

Sunday 21st March 1971
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Barry Evans Michael Upton
George Layton Paul Collier
Guest cast
Arthur Lowe Dr Maxwell
Madeline Smith Sue Maxwell (Dr Maxwell's daughter)
Barbara Mitchell Schoolmistress (Bunty)
Catherine Collins Carol
John Harvey Carol's father
Writing team
Graeme Garden Writer
Bill Oddie Writer
Production team
David Askey Director
Humphrey Barclay Executive Producer

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