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 2, Episode 5 - Father's Clinic

Frank puts on quite a performance whilst rollerskating.

Further details

As experience for when he becomes a parent, Frank attends a father's class at the local maternity hospital, and afterwards pays a visit to his bank manager in an attempt to get some money, but is unsuccessful. Frank and Betty then take Betty's two nieces to the zoo, where an incident involving Frank and a monkey takes place, and then later to the rollerskating, where, on wheels, Frank leaves the rink and ends up on the open road.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th December 1973
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Michael Crawford Frank Spencer
    Michele Dotrice Betty Spencer
    Guest cast
    Richard Pescud White
    Lajla Lund Alison
    Cynthia Lund Judy
    Seymour Green Charles
    David King Dr. Powell
    Brian Osborne Jordan
    Tony Hazel Hamilton
    Cynthia Powell Lucy
    Taiwo Ajai Sally
    Geoffrey Chater Bank Manager
    Writing team
    Raymond Allen Writer
    Production team
    Michael Mills Director
    Michael Mills Producer
    Steve Samson Editor
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer

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