Feet First. Harry Turnbull (Lee Montague). Copyright: Thames Television.

Feet First

ITV sitcom about football. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1979. Stars Lee Montague, Doug Fisher, Jacquie Cassidy, Jonathan Barlow and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

Viv invites the next door neighbours for dinner, but the convivial atmosphere is soon shattered when it transpires that the Jellicoes are most certainly not football fans. There's also trouble brewing at the club, with a group of supporters becoming increasingly violent and threatening the team's image - not to mention their own safety. Hamilton, as ever, has a scheme, but this time both Terry and Viv are keen to help.

Broadcast details

Monday 5th February 1979
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lee Montague Harry Turnbull
Doug Fisher Hamilton Defries
Jacquie Cassidy Viv Prince
Jonathan Barlow Terry Prince
Susan Colverd Mitzie
Guest cast
John Nettleton Mr. Pluckrose
Anthony Newlands Mr. Jellicoe
Hazel Bainbridge Mrs. Jellicoe
David Rowlands Mr. Bailey
David Morris William Williams
Writing team
John Esmonde Writer
Bob Larbey Writer
Production team
Mark Stuart Director
Mark Stuart Producer

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