HMS Paradise. Captain Turvey (Richard Caldicot). Copyright: Rediffusion London
HMS Paradise

HMS Paradise

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1964 - 1965
  • 26 episodes (1 series)

HMS Paradise, an island off the Dorset coast, is an idyllic posting as nobody seems to do any work... but not everyone is happy about the situation. Stars Richard Caldicot, Frank Thornton, Robin Hunter, Ronald Radd, Angus Lennie and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 18 - Our Man On Boonsey

When Captain Turvey stoops to conquer, there's nobody who stoops lower.


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Thursday 12th November 1964
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Richard Caldicot Captain Turvey
Frank Thornton Commander Fairweather
Robin Hunter Lieutenant Pouter
Ronald Radd Chief Petty Officer Banyard
Angus Lennie Able Seaman Murdoch
Priscilla Morgan Amanda
Graham Crowden Commander Shaw
Guest cast
Jacqueline Jones WPO Bond
Brian Rawlinson AB Simkins
Writing team
Maurice Wiltshire Writer
David Climie Writer
Production team
Bill Hitchcock Director
Sid Colin Producer
Frank Gillman Production Designer

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