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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.

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Series 1, Episode 7 - You'll Get No Promotion This Side Of The Ocean

Able Seaman Murdoch tries to win fair lady with a Do-it-yourself promotion kit.

Notes

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

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 27th August 1964
Time
7:30pm
Channel
ITV1
Length
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Frank Thornton Commander Fairweather
Robin Hunter Lieutenant Pouter
Ronald Radd Chief Petty Officer Banyard
Angus Lennie Able Seaman Murdoch
Priscilla Morgan Amanda
Guest cast
June Barry Doris
Archie Duncan Commander Bellamy
Edward Brooks Lieutenant Gibson
Pat Coombs Mrs Wigg
Writing team
Lawrie Wyman Writer
Production team
Bill Hitchcock Director
Sid Colin Producer
Malcolm Lockyer Composer

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