Hi-De-Hi!. Image shows from L to R: Gladys Pugh (Ruth Madoc), Jeffrey Fairbrother (Simon Cadell), Ted Bovis (Paul Shane), Spike Dixon (Jeffrey Holland). Copyright: BBC.

Hi-De-Hi!

BBC One sitcom about the staff at a holiday camp. 58 episodes (pilot + 8 series), 1980 - 1988. Stars Simon Cadell, David Griffin, Penny Irving, Richard Cottan and others.

Series 2, Episode 4 is repeated on Drama today at 6pm.

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After a secret visit to the holiday camp Joe Maplin decides that Gladys should be put in charge of the Yellowcoats.

Notes

This episode features the last appearnace of Talfryn Thomas before his death.

This episode was the first in the fourth commissioned series, broadcast back-to-back with the third.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 5th December 1982
Time
7:15pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Cadell Jeffrey Fairbrother
Paul Shane Ted Bovis
Ruth Madoc Gladys Pugh
Jeffrey Holland Spike Dixon
Su Pollard Peggy Ollerenshaw
Leslie Dwyer Mr Partridge
Felix Bowness Fred Quilly
Diane Holland Yvonne Stuart-Hargreaves
Barry Howard Barry Stuart-Hargreaves
Nikki Kelly Sylvia Garnsey
Rikki Howard Betty Whistler
Susan Beagley Tracey
Tony Webb (as The Webb Twins) Bruce Matthews
David Webb (as The Webb Twins) Stanley Matthews
Chris Andrews Gary Bolton
Guest cast
Talfryn Thomas Gareth Davies
Writing team
Jimmy Perry Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
John Kilby Director
David Croft Producer
Mike Robotham Editor
Garry Freeman Production Designer
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