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The Gnomes Of Dulwich. Image shows from L to R: Small (Hugh Lloyd), Big (Terry Scott). Copyright: BBC
The Gnomes Of Dulwich

The Gnomes Of Dulwich

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 1969
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Sitcom by Jimmy Perry about three gnomes who live at the bottom of the garden of 25 Telegraph Road. Also features Terry Scott, Hugh Lloyd, John Clive, Leon Thau, Lynn Dalby and Anne De Vigier


The Gnomes Of Dulwich trivia

Jimmy Perry, a lifelong gnome devotee, originally wrote a gnome-based short-sketch for Morecambe & Wise but was persuaded by his wife that it was good enough to make a whole show. The BBC agreed and commissioned a series.

Source: Radio Times, 8th May 1969

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