Only When I Laugh. Image shows from L to R: Dr. Gordon Thorpe (Richard Wilson), Roy Figgis (James Bolam), Norman Binns (Christopher Strauli), Archie Glover (Peter Bowles). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Only When I Laugh

ITV sitcom about hospital patients. 29 episodes (4 series), 1979 - 1982. Stars James Bolam, Peter Bowles, Christopher Strauli, Richard Wilson and Derrick Branche.

Series 2, Episode 7 - Last Tango

The "regulars" plan a party, but unexpected guests turn up...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 10th June 1980
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
James Bolam Roy Figgis
Peter Bowles Archie Glover
Christopher Strauli Norman Binns
Richard Wilson Dr. Gordon Thorpe
Derrick Branche Gupte
Guest cast
Brenda Cowling Matron
Judi Maynard Nurse Eileen
Writing team
Eric Chappell Writer
Production team
Vernon Lawrence Director
Vernon Lawrence Producer

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