No Frills. Image shows from L to R: Molly Bickerstaff (Kathy Staff), Kate (Belinda Sinclair), Suzy (Katharine Schlesinger). Copyright: BBC.

No Frills

BBC One sitcom about three generations of women. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1988. Stars Kathy Staff, Belinda Sinclair, Katharine Schlesinger, Jan Ravens and Freddie Brooks.

Series 1, Episode 6

Faced with the opportunity of a promotion, Kate is loaned a new video camera to prove she can handle new technology. When Suzy demands to be allowed a post-exams party the following weekend, inspiration hits...

Broadcast details

Monday 10th October 1988
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kathy Staff Molly Bickerstaff
Belinda Sinclair Kate
Katharine Schlesinger Suzy
Jan Ravens Nicky
Freddie Brooks Grant
Guest cast
Aslie Pitter Leeman
Peter Jonfield Dave Cosgrove
Rupert Holliday Evans (as Rupert Holliday-Evans) Jeremy
Robin Hayter Rick
Tracey Jane-White Mo
Lee Macdonald Ray
Elaine Lordan Rebecca
Amma Asante Sharma
Oliver Hook Little Boy
Writing team
Janey Preger Writer
Production team
Mandie Fletcher Director
Mandie Fletcher Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Antony Thorpe Production Designer
Keith Nichols Composer