Eyes Down. Ray (Paul O'Grady).

Eyes Down

BBC One sitcom about a bingo hall. 15 episodes (2 series), 2003 - 2004. Stars Paul O'Grady, Rosie Cavaliero, Sheridan Smith, Neil Fitzmaurice and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

Ray is facing court after accidentally taking a photo of a customer on the toilet and soon finds that his harsh demeanour may work against him. Meanwhile, Sandy is keen on the idea of a water birth.

Further details

Ray will not tolerate his staff consorting with the punters so he's determined to photograph Bobby at it with Pamela.

Unfortunately he photographs the wrong person, is accused of indecency and has to ask the staff to be character witnesses for him. If only someone actually liked him.

Martin decides to impress Christine by trying to look like her favourite pop star and Sandy enlists Mary's help in practising for a water birth.

Mary's knows all about these things. Her eldest, Bridie, had a water birth - on the log flume at Chessington World of Adventures.


This episode is sometimes known as Indecency.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd August 2003
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Paul O'Grady Ray
Rosie Cavaliero Christine
Sheridan Smith Sandy
Neil Fitzmaurice Bobby
Edna Doré Mary
Tony Maudsley Martin
Hazel Douglas Kathline
Margaret John Kay
Beatrice Kelley Kitty
Michelle Butterly Pamela
Guest cast
Sylvia Gatrill (as Sylvie Gatrill) Flirty Punter
Steve Money Polaroid Man
Brendan Coogan Policeman 1
Daon Broni Policeman 2
Rowan Humphries Little Girl
James Nathan Kenny
Writing team
Angela Clarke Writer
Paul Mayhew-Archer Script Editor
Production team
Christine Gernon Director
Rosemary McGowan Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer

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