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

Please Sir!

ITV sitcom about a school. 55 episodes (4 series), 1968 - 1972. Stars John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, Noel Howlett, Joan Sanderson and others.

Series 4, Episode 5 - David And Goliath

New teacher David Ffitchett-Brown arrives at the school. Despite his 'hippy' appearance and relaxed attitude, the young newcomer is no pushover - has Mr Dix met his match in the former Lieutenant?

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 16th October 1971
Time
6:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Deryck Guyler Norman Potter
Noel Howlett Mr Morris Cromwell
Joan Sanderson Doris Ewell
Richard Davies Mr Price
Erik Chitty Mr Smith
Richard Warwick David Ffitchett-Brown
Guest cast
Glynn Edwards Gregory Dix
Brinsley Forde Herman
Ian Lane Kenny 'Podge' Bethel
Linda Jolliff Elizabeth
Zena Clifton Jackie
Writing team
John Esmonde Writer
Bob Larbey Writer
Production team
Philip Casson Director
Philip Casson Producer
Mark Stuart Executive Producer
Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • BCG Pro business users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro business, you can see production designer & composer credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?