Fairly Secret Army.

Fairly Secret Army

Channel 4 sitcom. 13 episodes (2 series), 1984 - 1986. Stars Geoffrey Palmer, Diane Fletcher, Jeremy Child, Michael Robbins, Liz Fraser, Paul Chapman, Ray Winstone and others.

Fairly Secret Army

Sitcom chronicling the efforts of a right-wing secret army, ready to fight against undesirable elements of society

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1984 - 1986
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
13   (2 series)
Starring
Geoffrey Palmer, Diane Fletcher, Jeremy Child, Michael Robbins, Liz Fraser, Paul Chapman, Ray Winstone, Jeremy Sinden and others
Writer
David Nobbs
Directors
Robert Young and Roy Ward Baker
Producer
Peter Robinson

Major Harry Truscott wishes to build a secret army to fight against 'forces of anarchy' in this David Nobbs sitcom. He faces struggles to recruit new members to his cause and then has to infiltrate a Marxist cell to prove the army's worth. He is aided in all of this by the adoring Nancy.

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Production Details

Soundtrack
Music by Michael Nyman.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 22nd October 1984 on Channel 4 at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 13th October 1986 on Channel 4 at 8:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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