6 Dates With Barker. Fritz Braun / 'Lola' (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: London Weekend Television
6 Dates With Barker

6 Dates With Barker

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1971
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Series of six comedy plays showcasing the talents of Ronnie Barker.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - 1970: The Odd Job

6 Dates With Barker. Clive (David Jason). Copyright: London Weekend Television
When his wife suddenly ups and leaves him, Arthur chances upon an odd job man happy to any work that pays - and takes out a contract upon his own life.


This episode was produced in black and white amidst strike action.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd January 1971
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Ronnie Barker Arthur
David Jason Clive
Joan Sims Kitty
Derek Ware Milkman
Andree Flamand Passenger on Bus
Larry Martyn Passenger on Bus
George Waring Passenger on Bus
Writing team
Bernard McKenna Writer
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
Ray Millichope Editor
David Catley Production Designer

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