It Ain't Half Hot Mum. Image shows from L to R: BSM Geoffrey 'Shut Up' Williams (Windsor Davies), Bombardier 'Gloria' Beaumont (Melvyn Hayes). Copyright: BBC
It Ain't Half Hot Mum

It Ain't Half Hot Mum

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1974 - 1981
  • 56 episodes (8 series)

India, 1944 - a Royal Artillery Concert Party try to avoid going in to action by performing for the troops with their brand of camp entertainment. Stars Windsor Davies, Don Estelle, Melvyn Hayes, Michael Bates, George Layton and more.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 6 - Flight To Jawani

There's danger ahead for the Concert Party when they give a show at a remote airfield to RAF men who haven't seen women for two years!

Broadcast details

Tuesday 7th December 1976
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Windsor Davies BSM Geoffrey 'Shut Up' Williams
Don Estelle Gunner 'Lofty' Sugden
Melvyn Hayes Bombardier 'Gloria' Beaumont
Michael Bates Rangi Ram
Donald Hewlett Colonel Charles Reynolds
Michael Knowles Captain Jonathan Ashwood
Christopher Mitchell Gunner 'Parky' Parkin
John Clegg Gunner 'Paderewski' Graham
Stuart McGugan Gunner 'Atlas' MacKintosh
Mike Kinsey Gunner 'Nosher' Evans
Kenneth MacDonald Gunner 'Nobby' Clark
Dino Shafeek Char Wallah Muhammed
Babar Bhatti Punka Wallah Rumzan
Guest cast
Tim Barrett Commanding Officer
Robin Parkinson Medical Officer
Freddie Earlle Buster
Hal Galili Matt
Jeffrey Holland Airman
Talat Hussein Control Tower Officer
Writing team
David Croft Writer
Jimmy Perry Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
David Croft Producer
Barbara Gosnold Production Designer
Dick Coles Production Designer

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