British Comedy Guide

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 5, Episode 4

Holding a riverside picnic seems like a good idea but Hyacinth's arrangements don't go quite as she planned.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 24th September 1995
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Thursday 5th December 2013 at 8:20pm on Drama
  2. Thursday 20th February 2014 at 9:10am on Gold
  3. Thursday 20th February 2014 at 5:00pm on Gold
  4. Sunday 9th March 2014 at 7:00am on Gold
  5. Monday 21st April 2014 at 6:00pm on Gold
  6. Friday 27th June 2014 at 8:20am on Gold
  7. Friday 27th June 2014 at 5:00pm on Gold
  8. Thursday 17th July 2014 at 3:20pm on Drama
  9. Thursday 17th July 2014 at 8:20pm on Drama
  10. Friday 17th October 2014 at 11:10am on Gold
  11. Friday 17th October 2014 at 5:20pm on Gold
  12. Thursday 12th March 2015 at 5:50pm on Gold
  13. Friday 13th March 2015 at 2:15pm on Gold
  14. Friday 29th May 2015 at 1:40pm on Drama
  15. Friday 29th May 2015 at 7:20pm on Drama
  16. Wednesday 17th June 2015 at 5:00pm on Gold
  17. Thursday 18th June 2015 at 11:00am on Gold
  18. Thursday 5th November 2015 at 1:20pm on Gold
  19. Thursday 5th November 2015 at 7:20pm on Gold
  20. Thursday 18th February 2016 at 8:40am on Gold
  21. Thursday 18th February 2016 at 3:20pm on Gold
  22. Monday 18th April 2016 at 7:00am on Gold
  23. Thursday 5th May 2016 at 7:20pm on Drama
  24. Friday 1st July 2016 at 7:20pm on Drama
  25. Monday 11th July 2016 at 8:10am on Gold
  26. Monday 11th July 2016 at 1:25pm on Gold
  27. Wednesday 26th October 2016 at 10:40pm on Yesterday
  28. Thursday 27th October 2016 at 8:40pm on Yesterday
  29. Monday 13th February 2017 at 2:00pm on Gold
  30. Monday 13th February 2017 at 7:20pm on Gold
  31. Monday 13th March 2017 at 1:20pm on Gold
  32. Monday 13th March 2017 at 6:45pm on Gold
  33. Thursday 25th May 2017 at 7:20pm on Drama
  34. Friday 21st July 2017 at 7:20pm on Drama
  35. Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 12:40pm on Gold
  36. Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 6:00pm on Gold
  37. Saturday 27th January 2018 at 5:40pm on Drama
  38. Wednesday 14th February 2018 at 1:20pm on Gold
  39. Wednesday 14th February 2018 at 6:00pm on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Patricia Routledge Hyacinth Bucket
Clive Swift Richard Bucket
Geoffrey Hughes Onslow
Judy Cornwell Daisy
Josephine Tewson Elizabeth
David Griffin Emmet Hawksworth
Mary Millar Rose
Jeremy Gittins Michael the Vicar
George Webb Daddy
Marion Barron The Vicar's Wife
Guest cast
David Janson Michael the Postman
Anna Dawson Violet
Steve Morley Lock-keeper
Writing team
Roy Clarke Writer
Production team
Harold Snoad Director
Harold Snoad Producer
Andy Quested Editor
Derek Evans Production Designer
Nick Ingman Composer

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