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 3, Episode 2 - Wendy House

Frank tries to build a wendy house for Jessica.

Further details

Frank joins a woodwork class to try and replace the furniture that was damaged during the removal and also to build Jessica a wendy house. After having to visit the hospital due to getting into a sticky situation with two other citizens whilst waiting for the bus, Frank's only problem is trying to get the wendy house, which is bigger than he thought, out of the woodwork building.

Broadcast details

Saturday 18th November 1978
35 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Michael Crawford Frank Spencer
    Michele Dotrice Betty Spencer
    Jessica Forte Jessica
    Guest cast
    Richard Wilson Mr Harris
    John Malcolm Mr Wilson
    Norman Chappell Cyril
    Hazel Bainbridge Mrs Cooper
    Eric Dodson Mr Cooper
    Carl Andrews Bus Conductor
    Sheila Keith Sister
    Roger Kemp Dr. Hutchings
    Peter Schofield Sir George
    Sheila Ferris Nurse
    Bunny May Postman
    Roy Sampson Policeman
    Roger Elliott Ambulance Man
    Philip Clayton-Gore Horace
    Writing team
    Raymond Allen Writer
    Michael Crawford Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Sydney Lotterby Director
    Sydney Lotterby Producer
    Mike Robotham Editor
    Graham Sisson Editor
    Andrew Howe-Davies Production Designer
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer

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