Queenie's Castle. Queenie Shepherd (Diana Dors). Copyright: Yorkshire Television
Queenie's Castle

Queenie's Castle

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1970 - 1972
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Queenie Shepherd is the self-styled ruler of Buckingham Flats and any dissenters will find plenty of trouble from her and her three sons. Stars Diana Dors, Tony Caunter, Barrie Rutter, Freddie Fletcher, Brian Marshall and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - We Humbly Beseech

It's Queenie Shepherd's birthday, and despite a 500-strong petition by her neighbours to have her and her layabout family evicted from their small high-rise flat, she's determined to have a good time.

Broadcast details

Thursday 5th November 1970
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Diana Dors Queenie Shepherd
Tony Caunter Jack Shepherd
Barrie Rutter Douglas Fairbanks Shepherd
Freddie Fletcher Raymond Shepherd
Brian Marshall Bernard 'Bunny' Shepherd
Lynne Perrie Mrs. Petty
Antony Baird Policeman
Bryan Mosley Landlord
Guest cast
Kathy Staff Mrs. Blakey
Liz Goulding Younger Neighbour
Jill Summers Older Neighbour
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Willis Hall Writer
Production team
Graham Evans Director
Graham Evans Producer
John Duncan Executive Producer
Tim Ritson Editor
Mike Long Production Designer

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