High & Dry. Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

High & Dry (1987)

ITV sitcom set around a pier. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1987. Stars Bernard Cribbins, Richard Wilson, Angus Barnett and Vivienne Martin.

High & Dry

Ron Archer and son Trevor set out to buy and rennovate the more-than-a-little dilapidated pier at Midbourne

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1987
Channel
ITV
Episodes
7   (1 series)
Starring
Bernard Cribbins, Richard Wilson, Angus Barnett and Vivienne Martin
Writers
Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles
Director
Ronnie Baxter
Producer
Ronnie Baxter

It's 1946, and when Ron Archer discovers that the pier at the nearby seaside town of Midbourne is up for sale, he sets out with his son Trevor to find the money to buy it.

Production Details

Part of

Dad's Army

Production company
Soundtrack
The theme tune was composed and sung by Neil Innes.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 7th January 1987 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 18th February 1987 on ITV at 8:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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