Father, Dear Father. Image shows from L to R: Karen Glover (Ann Holloway), Patrick Glover (Patrick Cargill), Anna Glover (Natasha Pyne). Copyright: Thames Television.

Father, Dear Father

ITV sitcom about a middle-aged author and his daughters. 45 episodes (7 series), 1968 - 1973. Stars Patrick Cargill, Natasha Pyne, Ann Holloway, Noel Dyson and others.

Series 1, Episode 7 - Lost Weekend

Having triple-booked himself, Patrick is not sure whether he should be in Brighton, Herne Bay or watching The Sound Of Music. He will have to disappoint somebody, but who; his daughters, his mother, or his agent?

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 17th December 1968
Time
8:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Patrick Cargill Patrick Glover
Natasha Pyne Anna Glover
Ann Holloway Karen Glover
Noel Dyson (as Noël Dyson) Nanny
Joyce Carey Patrick's Mother
Sally Bazely Georgie
Guest cast
George Woodbridge Arthur
Marcia Ashton Bridget
Peggy Ann Clifford Martha
Writing team
Johnnie Mortimer Writer
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
William G Stewart Producer
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