Lucky Feller. Bernard 'Shorty' Mepstead (David Jason). Copyright: London Weekend Television
Lucky Feller

Lucky Feller

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1976
  • 14 episodes (1 series)

Sitcom starring David Jason as the younger of two brothers living at home with their mum, from where they run a small plumbing and repair business. Also features Peter Armitage, Cheryl Hall and Pat Heywood.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - Mother's Day

It's Mother's Day, so Shorty has arranged for he, mum and Randy to take a trip down to Brighton. Unfortunately their train breaks down en route, but Shorty's more than enamoured with the female company they're sharing their compartment with.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd September 1976
30 minutes
  • Tuesday 4th May 1976 at The London Studios


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 21st August 2017 7:30am Gold
Monday 21st August 2017 12:00pm Gold
Tuesday 22nd August 2017 12:05am Gold
Wednesday 30th August 2017 8:20am Gold
Thursday 31st August 2017 1:40am Gold
Tuesday 12th September 2017 8:15am Gold
Monday 25th September 2017 8:10am Gold
Tuesday 26th September 2017 12:20am Gold
Wednesday 4th April 2018 7:40am Gold
Thursday 5th April 2018 7:10am Gold
Saturday 1st September 2018 7:30am Gold
Monday 3rd September 2018 11:40am Gold
Tuesday 4th September 2018 2:25am Gold
Friday 14th September 2018 8:45am Gold
Saturday 15th September 2018 7:10am Drama
Saturday 15th September 2018 7:10am Gold
Monday 8th April 2019 8:10am Gold
Wednesday 1st May 2019 8:00am Gold
Thursday 2nd May 2019 7:30am Gold
Wednesday 29th May 2019 7:10am Gold
Thursday 27th June 2019 3:15am Gold
Monday 1st July 2019 7:20am Gold
Monday 16th September 2019 7:30am Gold
Tuesday 19th November 2019 7:15am Gold
Wednesday 1st April 2020 7:15am Gold
Wednesday 20th May 2020 7:15am Gold

Cast & crew

David Jason Bernard 'Shorty' Mepstead
Peter Armitage Randolph Mepstead
Cheryl Hall Kathleen Peake
Pat Heywood Mrs. Mepstead
Guest cast
Robert Hartley Man on Train
Cynthia Etherington Woman on Train
Fred McNaughton Attendant
Writing team
Terence Frisby Writer
Production team
Gerry Mill Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Gordon Melhuish Production Designer

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