Never Mind The Quality, Feel The Width. Image shows from L to R: Emmanuel 'Manny' Cohen (John Bluthal), Patrick Kelly (Joe Lynch).

Never Mind The Quality, Feel The Width

ITV sitcom about a pair of tailors. 40 episodes (pilot + 6 series), 1967 - 1971. Stars John Bluthal, Joe Lynch, Bernard Spear, Cyril Shaps and others.

Pilot - Armchair Theatre

Mini-skirts we've heard of, but mini-trousers? Patrick and Manny believe a good suit is worth waiting for, but much ado about George Gladwin's trousers creates a problem in their partnership.


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Saturday 18th February 1967
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Bluthal Emmanuel 'Manny' Cohen
Guest cast
Frank Finlay Patrick Kelly
Dudley Foster George Gladwin
Charles Lamb Wally
Venetia Maxwell Rita
Michael McKevitt Clerk
Christopher Benjamin Rabbi Levy
Denis Carey Father Ryan
Writing team
Vince Powell Writer
Harry Driver Writer
Production team
Patrick Dromgoole Director
Leonard White Producer