Fawlty Towers. Image shows from L to R: Manuel (Andrew Sachs), Basil Fawlty (John Cleese), Sybil Fawlty (Prunella Scales), Polly (Connie Booth). Copyright: BBC.

Fawlty Towers

BBC Two sitcom about a badly run hotel. 12 episodes (2 series), 1975 - 1979. Stars John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth and others.

Series 2, Episode 5 - The Anniversary

Fawlty Towers. Image shows from L to R: Polly (Connie Booth), Basil Fawlty (John Cleese). Copyright: BBC.
It's the Fawlty's wedding anniversary, and Sybil storms out, thinking Basil has forgotten - just moments before a group of their friends arrive for celebratory drinks.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 26th March 1979
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
29 minutes

Repeats

    More data

    View more broadcast data

    See more by becoming a BCG Supporter
    Help celebrate and promote British comedy by donating to fund more content and functionality. BCG Supporters get extra features in return, including this episode's further repeats data. Find out more
    Already a donor? Sign in

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    John Cleese Basil Fawlty
    Prunella Scales Sybil Fawlty
    Andrew Sachs Manuel
    Connie Booth Polly
    Ballard Berkeley Major Gowen
    Brian Hall Terry
    Gilly Flower Miss Tibbs
    Renee Roberts Miss Gatsby
    Guest cast
    Ken Campbell Roger
    Una Stubbs Alice
    Robert Arnold Arthur
    Pat Keen Virginia
    Roger Hume Reg
    Denyse Alexander Kitty
    Christine Shaw Audrey
    Writing team
    John Cleese Writer
    Connie Booth Writer
    Production team
    Bob Spiers Director
    Douglas Argent Producer
    Howard Dell Editor
    Susan Imrie Editor
    Nigel Curzon Production Designer
    Dennis Wilson Composer

    View related press

    See more by becoming a BCG Supporter
    Help celebrate and promote British comedy by donating to fund more content and functionality. BCG Supporters get extra features in return, including press coverage related to this episode. Find out more
    Already a donor? Sign in

    Share this page