Hark At Barker. Lord Rustless (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: London Weekend Television
Hark At Barker

Hark At Barker

  • TV sitcom / sketch show
  • ITV1
  • 1969 - 1970
  • 15 episodes (2 series)

The dogmatic Lord Rustless finds his stately posture frustrated by his uncontrollable staff as he attempts to lecture on a series of topics. Stars Ronnie Barker, Frank Gatliff, Josephine Tewson, Mary Baxter, David Jason and Moira Foot

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

Lord Rustless enlightens us on the aristocracy and family matters, whilst Bates remembers her childhood in Bengal.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 9th April 1969
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Ronnie Barker Lord Rustless
Ronnie Barker Announcer
Frank Gatliff Badger
Josephine Tewson Miss Bates
Mary Baxter Cook
Guest cast
Noel Dyson (as Nöel Dyson) Mrs. Titheradge
Ian Gray Patient
Jacqueline Clarke Housemaid
Yvonne Howard Usherette
Eddie Summers Cinema Audience Member
David Wild Cinema Audience Member
Graham Tonbridge Cinema Audience Member
Johnny Watford Cinema Audience Member
Charles Finch Cinema Audience Member
Simon Joseph Cinema Audience Member
Ronnie Barker Doctor
Ronnie Barker Mr. Titheradge
Writing team
Alan Ayckbourn (as Peter Caulfield) Writer
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Writer
Chris Miller Writer
John Brendan Writer
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Ray Millichope Editor
Roger Hall Production Designer
Terry Gilliam Caricatures

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