L For Lester. Lester Small (Brian Murphy). Copyright: BBC.

L For Lester

BBC Two sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1982. Stars Brian Murphy, Hilda Braid, James Cossins, Amanda Barrie, Colin Spaull, Richard Vernon, John Forgeham and others.

L For Lester

The tranquillity of a small west country town is destroyed by the misfortunes of Lester Small, the town's driving instructor

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1982
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Brian Murphy, Hilda Braid, James Cossins, Amanda Barrie, Colin Spaull, Richard Vernon, John Forgeham, Linda Robson and others
Writer
Dudley Long
Director
John B Hobbs
Producer
Dennis Main Wilson

In a small west country town, Lester Small is a driving instructor with quite a reputation - for taking clients that cause havoc and mayhem whenever they are on the road! His most consistent client is Mrs Davies, a one woman disaster zone who does nothing to help ingratiate him with the Chief Inspector of Police - with whom he has a long standing feud.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 8th October 1982 on BBC Two at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 12th November 1982 on BBC Two at 9pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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