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 3, Episode 3 - It's Never Too Late

It appears that Karen has never been Christened and Patrick's mother is keen to see it happen before she "goes". Patrick's visit to the vicar with his ex-wife, Barbara, leads to a mix-up, and a wedding rather than a Christening is arranged.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 26th May 1970
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
Ursula Howells Barbara Mossman
Joyce Carey Patrick's Mother
Guest cast
Patrick Holt Bill Mossman
Richard Wattis Vicar
Kenneth Edwards Verger
Peter Denyer Youth
Sara Aimson Cynth
Writing team
Johnnie Mortimer Writer
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
William G Stewart Director
William G Stewart Producer
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