British Comedy Guide

On The Buses. Stan Butler (Reg Varney). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

On The Buses

ITV sitcom about a bus driver, his colleagues and family. 74 episodes (7 series), 1969 - 1973. Stars Reg Varney, Bob Grant, Stephen Lewis, Anna Karen and others.

Series 6, Episode 1 is repeated on ITV3 today at 3:45pm.

Series 3, Episode 6 - The Snake

The Indian busmen hold a social evening in the depot canteen with an attractive snake dancer. Jack steals the opportunity to ask her out, and asks Stan to take his washing home for him - complete with slithery companion!

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 6th February 1970
Time
8:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Reg Varney Stan Butler
    Bob Grant Jack Harper
    Stephen Lewis Inspector Blake
    Anna Karen Olive
    Doris Hare Mum
    Michael Robbins Arthur
    Guest cast
    Julia Mendez Fatima
    Ishaq Bux Ahmed
    Vemu Makunda Vina Player
    Austin Baptiste Tabla Player
    Writing team
    Ronald Chesney Writer
    Ronald Wolfe Writer
    Production team
    Stuart Allen Director
    Stuart Allen Producer
    Andrew Gardner Production Designer

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