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 3 - The Public Relations Course

Frank takes part in a Public Relations course.

Further details

After losing yet another position, Frank is persuaded by Betty to participate in a course in Public Relations. During the course, Frank makes a friend, Eddie, and has high hopes in bettering himself, but after breaking the electronic food dispensers in the canteen, causing a brawl in the sleeping quarters and starting an argument during a discussion which eventually causes the other attendants to walk out, Mr. Watson, the course leader, is so frustrated that he chases Frank away.

Broadcast details

Thursday 6th December 1973
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Michael Crawford Frank Spencer
    Michele Dotrice Betty Spencer
    Guest cast
    James Cossins Watson
    Zulema Dene Miss Gibbons
    Robin Halstead Roberts
    Christopher Biggins Student
    Jill Damas Student
    Ralph Watson Workman at manhole
    Kevin Moran Workman at manhole
    Mark Griffith (as David Griffith) Lang
    Writing team
    Raymond Allen Writer
    Production team
    Steve Samson Editor
    Michael Mills Director
    Michael Mills Producer
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer

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