Pardon The Expression. Leonard Swindley (Arthur Lowe). Copyright: Granada Television
Pardon The Expression

Pardon The Expression

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1965 - 1966
  • 37 episodes (2 series)

Leonard Swindley has left Gamma Garments and now finds himself as assistant manager at a national chain store, Dobson and Hawks. Stars Arthur Lowe, Paul Dawkins, Robert Dorning, Betty Driver, Joy Stewart and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 8 - The Visitor

With Mr Parbold away, Mr Swindley is made 'King for the day' and finds out the truth behind the popular saying "Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown"!

Broadcast details

Wednesday 21st July 1965
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Arthur Lowe Leonard Swindley
Paul Dawkins Mr. Parbold
Betty Driver Mrs. Edgeley
Joy Stewart Miss Sinclair
Guest cast
Helen Fraser Hilda Norton
Judith Barker Shirley Dickson
Nellie Hanham Woman customer
Reginald Marsh Mr Granger
Jimmy Gay Jim
Writing team
Vince Powell Writer
Production team
Wally Butler (as Walter Butler) Director
Harry Driver Producer
Peter Caldwell Production Designer

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