Keeping Up Appearances. Image shows from L to R: Hyacinth Bucket (Patricia Routledge), Richard Bucket (Clive Swift). Copyright: BBC.

Keeping Up Appearances

BBC One sitcom about a social snob. 44 episodes (5 series), 1990 - 1995. Stars Patricia Routledge, Clive Swift, Geoffrey Hughes, Judy Cornwell and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold on Tuesday 3rd August at 11:20am.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Patricia Routledge Hyacinth Bucket
Clive Swift Richard Bucket
Geoffrey Hughes Onslow
Judy Cornwell Daisy
Josephine Tewson Elizabeth
David Griffin Emmet Hawksworth (Series 2-5)
Shirley Stelfox Rose (Series 1)
Mary Millar Rose (Series 2-5)
Jeremy Gittins Michael the Vicar
George Webb Daddy
Marion Barron The Vicar's Wife
Writing team
Roy Clarke Writer
Christopher Bond Script Editor (Series 2-4)
Production team
Harold Snoad Director
Harold Snoad Producer

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides


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