High Hopes. Image shows from L to R: Mam (Margaret John), Fagin (Robert Blythe). Copyright: BBC.

High Hopes

BBC One Wales sitcom about an extended family of petty criminals. 40 episodes (pilot + 6 series), 1999 - 2015. Stars Robert Blythe, Margaret John, Steven Meo, Ben Evans and others.

Series 4, Episode 1 - Invasion Of The Body Snatchers

Fagin, Mam and the boys pit themselves against big business and local government.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 16th November 2005
Time
10:40pm
Channel
BBC One Wales
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robert Blythe Fagin
Margaret John Mam
Steven Meo Hoffman
Ben Evans Charlie
Keiron Self PC Claude Cox
Boyd Clack Sgt Ball
Di Botcher Mrs Coles
Guest cast
Sara McGaughey Brenda
Karen Wynne Reporter
Jason Mohammad Interviewer
Robin Griffith Iorwerth Croad
Dafydd Hywel Red Dog
John Henry Hughes Ernie Roberts
Writing team
Boyd Clack Writer
Kirsten Jones Writer
Production team
Gareth Gwenlan Director
Gareth Gwenlan Producer
Maggie Russell Executive Producer
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