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 7

Lord Rustless delivers this week's lecture on the topic of astronomy.

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd May 1969
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Ronnie Barker Lord Rustless
Ronnie Barker Announcer
Frank Gatliff Badger
Josephine Tewson Miss Bates
Mary Baxter Cook
David Jason Dithers
Guest cast
Denise Coffey Madame Shoong Pu Teng
Arnold Diamond Ronald Cross
Michael Palin Interviewer
Freddie Earlle Genghis Fasanyits
Peter Hawkins Shoong Pu Teng
Rhonda Parker Tube Passenger
Ronnie Corbett Tube Passenger
Rosamund Burne Laundry Woman
Ronnie Barker Igor Stechlom
Ronnie Barker Young Lord Rustless
Valerie Leon Actor
Ted Carson Actor
Writing team
Alan Ayckbourn (as Peter Caulfield) Writer
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Writer
Mike Sharland Writer
Philippe Le Bars Writer
Lew Schwarz Writer
Tony Baird Writer
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Ray Millichope Editor
Roger Hall Production Designer
Henry Federer Production Designer
Terry Gilliam Caricatures

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