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

Pardon The Expression

ITV sitcom set in a shop. 37 episodes (2 series), 1965 - 1966. Stars Arthur Lowe, Paul Dawkins, Robert Dorning, Betty Driver and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - The January Sale

It's time for the big sales at Dobson and Hawks department store and Mr Swindley is in the window overseeing preparations. But he is about to cause uproar by slashing the biggest bargain of the year!

Broadcast details

Monday 17th January 1966
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Arthur Lowe Leonard Swindley
Robert Dorning Mr Walter Hunt
Joy Stewart Miss Sinclair
Guest cast
Gwendolyn Watts Miss Huxley
Agnes Lauchlan (as Agnes Laughlan) Mrs Critchley
John Comer Police constable
Joe Gladwin Window cleaner
Frederic Abbott Jim
Cynthia Michaelis Lady at window
Marie Hopps Lady at window
Writing team
Harry Driver Writer
Vince Powell Writer
Production team
Michael Cox Director
Derek Granger Producer
H.V. Kershaw Executive Producer
Peter Caldwell Production Designer