Don't Drink The Water. Cyril Blake (Stephen Lewis). Copyright: London Weekend Television
Don't Drink The Water

Don't Drink The Water

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1974 - 1975
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

On The Buses' Inspector Cyril Blake has retired and bought a little flat in Spain with his sister, Dorothy. Stars Stephen Lewis, Derek Griffiths, Muguette de Braie, Frank Coda, Christine Shaw and Pat Coombs

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Series 2, Episode 6 - Keeping Fit

Willi and Bertha disturb the Blakes with an extremely energetic exercise routine that literally shakes the shoddy Spanish building: when Willi boasts he can cycle 10km in just 9 minutes Cyril has to take up the challenge, but he doesn't fare quite so well.

Broadcast details

Saturday 6th December 1975
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Stephen Lewis Cyril Blake
Derek Griffiths Carlos
Pat Coombs Dorothy Blake
Guest cast
Ricardo Montez Doctor
David King Willi
Claire Davenport Bertha
Writing team
Ronald Wolfe Writer
Ronald Chesney Writer
Production team
Mark Stuart Director
Mark Stuart Producer
Andrew Gardner Production Designer
Johnny Gregory Composer
Gordon Melhuish Production Designer

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