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.


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 3, Episode 12 is repeated on Gold today at 6:10pm.

Series 5, Episode 3 - Opening Day

Joe Maplin has deemed that the Yellowcoats will meet the campers when they arrive at the station and escort them on to the buses which will take them to the camp for the first day of the new season.

Broadcast details

Saturday 17th November 1984
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    David Griffin Sqdn-Ldr Clive Dempster DFC
    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
    Linda Regan April Wingate
    Julie-Christian Young Babs Weaver
    Laura Jackson Dawn Freshwater
    Tony Webb (as The Webb Twins) Bruce Matthews
    David Webb (as The Webb Twins) Stanley Matthews
    Chris Andrews Gary Bolton
    Guest cast
    Jan Harding Station Master
    Writing team
    Jimmy Perry Writer
    David Croft Writer
    Production team
    David Croft Director
    David Croft Producer
    Roger Martin Editor
    Colin Jones Editor
    Bernard Lloyd-Jones Production Designer

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