George And The Dragon. Image shows from L to R: George Russell (Sid James), Gabrielle Dragon (Peggy Mount). Copyright: Associated Television.

George And The Dragon

ITV sitcom about a chauffeur and a housekeeper. 26 episodes (4 series), 1966 - 1968. Stars Sid James, Peggy Mount, John Le Mesurier and Keith Marsh.

Series 1, Episode 6 - Merry Christmas

Each of Maynard's household has their own busy Christmas Day planned, but one-by-one Gabrielle, George, Ralph and the Colonel himself all end up back at the house far sooner than intended.

Broadcast details

Saturday 24th December 1966
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sid James George Russell
Peggy Mount Gabrielle Dragon
John Le Mesurier Colonel Maynard
Keith Marsh Ralph
Guest cast
Yootha Joyce Irma (George's Christmas Cracker)
Kim Smith Carol Singer
Jack Wild Carol Singer
Stephen Bullivent Carol Singer
Shelagh Fraser Lillian (Gabrielle's Sister)
Jeffrey Segal Henry (Gabrielle's Brother-in-Law)
Bob Hornery Wally (Irma's Husband)
Writing team
Vince Powell Writer
Harry Driver Writer
Production team
Shaun O'Riordan Director
Alan Tarrant Producer
Richard Lake Production Designer
Tom Springfield Composer