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 6

Tonight's topic is 'abroad', and the travelling thereof. There's a particular quandary over the whereabouts of Lady Rustless...

Broadcast details

Friday 16th May 1969
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Ronnie Barker Lord Rustless
Ronnie Barker Announcer
Frank Gatliff Badger
Josephine Tewson Miss Bates
Mary Baxter Cook
Guest cast
Jo Kendall Phyllis
Jan Rossini Muriel
David Jason Pianist
Susan Dowdall Aunt Jemima
James Appleby Fireman
George Betton Crustworthy
Herbert Aldridge The Late Sir Gilbert Foley
Clifford Cox Cousin Arthur
Douglas Storm Rupert
Ronnie Barker Edward
Ronnie Barker Drunk
Ronnie Barker Clarence
John Benson Actor
Alex Donaghue Actor
Donald Groves Actor
Ernest C. Jennings Actor
Writing team
Alan Ayckbourn (as Peter Caulfield) Writer
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Writer
Graeme Garden Writer
Bill Oddie Writer
Mike Sharland Writer
Philippe Le Bars Writer
Geoff Rowley Writer
Andy Baker Writer
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Ray Millichope Editor
Roger Hall Production Designer
Terry Gilliam Caricatures
Bryan Bagge Production Designer

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