Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em. Frank Spencer (Michael Crawford). Copyright: BBC.

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

BBC One sitcom about an accident-prone man. 22 episodes (3 series), 1973 - 2016. Stars Michael Crawford, Michele Dotrice and Jessica Forte.

Series 2, Episode 5 is repeated on BBC4 on Sunday 22nd December at 8pm.

Series 1, Episode 2 - George's House

Frank causes mayhem at Betty's brother George's house.

Further details

Frank and Betty are invited to stay the weekend at Betty's brother George's electronically-designed home. George receives a visit from Mr. Fletcher, a house builder, who may well offer George's employer an order worth thousands of pounds if he likes the equipment, but after Frank loses his slippers down the toilet, trouble begins to brew. The situation worsens when the cistern starts to leak and the water ends up interfering with the house's electrical systems, causing all of George's electronic gadgets to become uncontrollable.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd February 1973
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Michael Crawford Frank Spencer
    Michele Dotrice Betty Spencer
    Guest cast
    Barry Linehan Mr. Fletcher
    Michael Golden Jack Downer
    Carolyn Hudson Katherine
    Peter Greene George
    Writing team
    Raymond Allen Writer
    Production team
    Michael Mills Director
    Michael Mills Producer
    John Teather Editor
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
    Ian Rawnsley Production Designer

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