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 24 - Down On The Health Farm Something Stirred

Mr Swindley is on a diet in a bid to make him trim for the summer. He persuades Mr Hunt to join him in a weekend at a Health Farm but, for both of them, the fat is more than in the fire!


No writer credited for this episode.

Broadcast details

Monday 27th June 1966
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Arthur Lowe Leonard Swindley
Robert Dorning Mr Walter Hunt
Betty Driver Mrs. Edgeley
Joy Stewart Miss Sinclair
Guest cast
Valerie Van Ost Susan Worthington
Nan Munro Miss Buttress
Paul Whitsun-Jones Warren T. Collingwood
John Barron Lord Penge
Writing team
Charles Hart Writer
Peter Bishop Writer
Production team
Michael Cox Director
Derek Granger Producer
H.V. Kershaw Executive Producer
Roy Stonehouse Production Designer