Down The 'Gate. Reg Furnell (Reg Varney). Copyright: Associated Television.

Down The 'Gate

ITV sitcom about market porters. 12 episodes (2 series), 1975 - 1976. Stars Reg Varney, Dilys Laye, Tony Melody, Reg Lye and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Held In Camera

Reg and Irene have been given a complicated, high-end Japanese camera by her mother. Realising how complex and professional it is, they decide to sell the camera and use the money. Reg soon comes to regret his actions.

Broadcast details

Sunday 25th July 1976
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Reg Varney Reg Furnell
Dilys Laye Irene Furnell
Reg Lye Old Wol
Percy Herbert Mr Preston
Tim Barrett Clive
Peter Spraggon Harry
Helen Keating Rosie
Guest cast
Hugh Paddick Police Inspector
John Malcolm Police Sergeant
John Abbott Police Constable
Geoffrey Cheshire C.I.D. Man
Jeff Hail C.I.D. Man
Talfryn Thomas Pawnbroker
Writing team
Maurice Sellar Writer
Roy Tuvey Writer
Production team
Alan Tarrant Director
Alan Tarrant Producer
Ray White Production Designer
Geoff Love Composer

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