Never Say Die. Image shows from L to R: Mr Hebden (Reginald Marsh), Mr Finucane (Noel Purcell), Albert (Wilfrid Brambell). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Never Say Die (1970)

ITV sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1970. Stars Reginald Marsh, Patrick Newell, Noel Purcell, Wilfrid Brambell, Larry Noble, Ken Parry, Hugh Walters and others.

Never Say Die

The Emmott Robinson Ward of the Victoria Memorial Hospital is filled with an assortment of odd characters and the staff to match

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1970
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Reginald Marsh, Patrick Newell, Noel Purcell, Wilfrid Brambell, Larry Noble, Ken Parry, Hugh Walters, Mary Healey and Teddy Green
Writer
Peter Tinniswood
Director
Derrick Goodwin

The Emmott Robinson Ward of the Victoria Memorial Hospital is a kaleidoscope of human life. The North Country charm is mixed with a touch of Irish ire. But, as in life itself, you can't always determine what you're going to get and the staff certainly won't help to provide it ... that Sister looks incredibly like a plump, balding man!

Production Details

Production company

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 4th August 1970 on ITV at 8:25pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 8th September 1970 on ITV at 8:25pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes