Naught For Thy Comfort. Richard Burton (Roy Kinnear). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Naught For Thy Comfort

ITV sitcom about a lonely man. 1 episode in 1977. Stars Roy Kinnear, Robert Gillespie, Alan Freeman, Fanny Carby and others.

Naught For Thy Comfort. Richard Burton (Roy Kinnear). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Naught For Thy Comfort

An airline steward whose wife has left him finds no comfort in friends

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1977
Channel
ITV
Episodes
1
Starring
Roy Kinnear, Robert Gillespie, Alan Freeman, Fanny Carby, Robin Hunter, Frank Gatliff, John Clive, David Rowlands and others
Writers
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson
Director
Ronnie Baxter
Producer
Ronnie Baxter

Returning home to find that his wife has left him, airline steward Richard Burton (Roy Kinnear) finds that the only sympathy he can find is from the man she was supposed to have run away with!

Production Details

Part of

The Galton & Simpson Playhouse

Production company
Also known as
  • The Galton & Simpson Playhouse - Naught For Thy Comfort (Other official name)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 10th March 1977 on ITV at 9pm
Episode length
25 minutes

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