Please Sir!. Bernard Hedges (John Alderton). Copyright: London Weekend Television
Please Sir!

Please Sir!

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1968 - 1972
  • 55 episodes (4 series)

Teacher Bernard Hedges struggles to keep control over the unruly pupils at Fenn Street Secondary School. His form, 5C, are notoriously uneducatable. Stars John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, Noel Howlett, Joan Sanderson, Richard Davies and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Welcome Mat

Newly qualified teacher Bernard Hedges doesn't make the best start to his post at Fenn Street; he's late, makes an immediate enemy of the belligerent caretaker Norman Potter, and is placed in charge of the notoriously terrible Form 5C...

Further details

When newly-qualified teacher Bernard Hedges arrives at Fenn Street Secondary Modern School to start his first job even he hasn't bargained on what awaits him!

Broadcast details

Friday 8th November 1968
45 minutes

Cast & crew

John Alderton Bernard Hedges
Deryck Guyler Norman Potter
Noel Howlett Mr Morris Cromwell
Joan Sanderson Doris Ewell
Richard Davies Mr Price
Erik Chitty Mr Smith
Malcolm McFee Peter Craven
Peter Cleall Eric Duffy
Liz Gebhardt Maureen Bullock
Penny Spencer Sharon Eversleigh
David Barry Frankie Abbott
Peter Denyer Dennis Dunstable
Guest cast
Lindsay Campbell Mr. Sibley
Bob Todd Bus Conductor
Ian Ramsey Actor
Writing team
John Esmonde Writer
Bob Larbey Writer
Production team
Mark Stuart Director
Mark Stuart Producer
Barbara Bates Production Designer

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