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 2, Episode 4 - Rustless On Cooking

Rustless dons his whites to hold court on all things food and cookery, but cook barricades herself in the kitchen.

Broadcast details

Friday 31st July 1970
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Ronnie Barker Lord Rustless
Ronnie Barker Announcer
Frank Gatliff Badger
Josephine Tewson Miss Bates
Mary Baxter Cook
David Jason Dithers
Moira Foot Effie
Guest cast
Ted Carson Man with Chair
Alex Scott The Boss
Tony Steedman Hero
Jan Rossini Heroine
Richard Caldicot Villain
Michael Barrington Director
Bartlett Mullins Dogsbody
Jan Rossini Girl
David Prowse (as Dave Prowse) Masseur
Donna Reading Housewife
Writing team
Alan Ayckbourn (as Peter Caulfield) Writer
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Writer
Bernard McKenna Writer
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Ray Millichope Editor
Roger Hall Production Designer
Henry Federer Production Designer

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