Grace & Favour. Image shows from L to R: Captain Stephen Peacock (Frank Thornton), Mrs. Betty Slocombe (Mollie Sugden), Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries (John Inman), Miss Shirley Brahms (Wendy Richard), Mr. Cuthbert Rumbold (Nicholas Smith). Copyright: BBC.

Grace & Favour

BBC One sitcom with the former Grace Bros staff running a country hotel. 12 episodes (2 series), 1992 - 1993. Stars Mollie Sugden, John Inman, Wendy Richard, Frank Thornton and others.

Series 1, Episode 3

Mrs. Slocombe is accused with stealing a gypsy's cart and finds herself in court. Captain Peacock and the others travel into town to help her out.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th January 1992
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mollie Sugden Mrs. Betty Slocombe
John Inman Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries
Wendy Richard Miss Shirley Brahms
Frank Thornton Captain Stephen Peacock
Nicholas Smith Mr. Cuthbert Rumbold
Fleur Bennett Mavis Moulterd
Joanne Heywood Jessica Lovelock
Billy Burden Maurice Moulterd
Guest cast
Shirley Cheriton Miss Prescott
Andrew Joseph Joseph Lee (Gypsy)
Michael Bilton Mr. Thorpe
Roger Winslet Usher
James Walker Clerk
Diane Holland Celia Littlewood (Lady Magistrate)
Eric Dodson Sir Robert (Judge)
Geoffrey Greenhill Police Inspector
Chris Barrie Commentator (Voice)
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
Mike Stephens Director
Mike Stephens Producer

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