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.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 8th October 1982

Everyone is aware of Lester Small when he takes out his clients, but there is one accident waiting to happen every time she takes the wheel - Mrs Davies!


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 15th October 1982

With the prospect of negotiating another driving lesson with Mrs Davies, Lester must also encounter the difficulties of buying a new car ...


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 22nd October 1982

Lester Small has become Public Enemy No 1 after finding himself in the middle of a feud with the local police inspector - who unwittingly turns in to a philanthropist.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 29th October 1982

With impending lessons for both Mrs Davies and Fred Stone, it suddenly occurs to Lester that there are an awful lot of people who depend upon him for their living ...


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 5th November 1982

Mr Davies has elected himself chairman of the 'Welcoming Committee' for a special royal visitor to the town. His priority is to ensure that Lester and Mrs Davies are nowhere near the planned parade on the day ...


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 12th November 1982

Lester has decided to move to another town and the news brings welcome relief to all drivers in the vicinity. However, Mr Davies tries to persuade him to stay as nobody else is going to teach Mrs Davies to drive!?