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 2, Episode 4

Ray finds himself in a rather sticky situation when his new boss - a particularly 'voluptuous' woman - drops in to inspect the hall's running. Christine soon finds herself with equal cause to regret the previous few days.

Further details

Ray is a man who keeps himself to himself. But when ambition enters the picture, he is faced with an awful dilemma when the regional manager Miss Grimes comes calling. Does he seduce the 'bulky whale' to try and get the London job or does he run a mile?

Notes

This episode is sometimes known as Ambition.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 24th September 2004
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
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
Guest cast
Joanna Dickens Miss Grimes
Matthew Watkin Husband
Christine Roberts Wife
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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