Rising Damp. Rupert Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Rising Damp

ITV sitcom about a bad landlord. 28 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1974 - 1978. Stars Leonard Rossiter, Frances de la Tour, Richard Beckinsale, Don Warrington and Gay Rose.

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Yorkshire Comedy Pilots

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 2nd September 1974 on ITV at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 9th May 1978 on ITV at 8pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Friday 8th June 2018 at 3:45pm on ITV3

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