French Fields. Image shows from L to R: William Fields (Anton Rodgers), Hester Fields (Julia McKenzie). Copyright: Thames Television.

French Fields

ITV sitcom about a couple living in France. 19 episodes (3 series), 1989 - 1991. Stars Julia McKenzie, Anton Rodgers, Pamela Salem, Liz Crowther and others.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Who's Been Eating My Porridge?

Still none-too-keen on the idea of William returning for lunch each day, Hester's determined to send him to the office with sandwiches. Meanwhile, back at the house, Madame Remoleux is proving worse than useless, but Hester's determined to serve up a proper English meal for a dinner party.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 3rd October 1989
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Julia McKenzie Hester Fields
Anton Rodgers William Fields
Pamela Salem Chantal Moriac
Liz Crowther Jill Trendle
Robin Kermode Hugh Trendle
Valerie Lush Madame Remoleux
Guest cast
Sally Baxter Emma
Brian de Salvo Henri Nadal
Octavia Verdin Natalie (William's Secretary)
Marian McLoughlin Sweet Stallholder
Alec Sabin Vegetable Stallholder
Yvonne Gilan Madame Nadal
Peter Kelly Fisherman
Writing team
John Chapman Writer
Ian Davidson Writer
Production team
James Gilbert Director
Derrick Goodwin Director
James Gilbert Producer

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