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.

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Series 2, Episode 9 - The Host With The Most

When Mr Hunt has his mother-in-law to stay he decides to stay in a hotel to get out of the way. Mr Swindley intervenes and insists on playing the gracious host to Mr Hunt instead. Mr. Hunt reluctanlty agrees but there is never a doubt that the whole event would turn out to be a night to remember!


aka "Night to Remember"

Broadcast details

Friday 11th March 1966
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Arthur Lowe Leonard Swindley
Robert Dorning Mr Walter Hunt
Guest cast
Dilys Watling Miss Foster
Dandy Nichols Miss Pledge
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

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