Son Of The Bride. Neville Leggit (Terry Scott). Copyright: BBC.

Son Of The Bride

BBC One sitcom about a man and his mother. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1973. Stars Terry Scott, Mollie Sugden, George A. Cooper, Josephine Tewson and others.

Series 1, Episode 6 - The Best Man Always Wins - Sometimes

Now that the wedding day has arrived, Neville is determined that nothing will go right and chaos ensues.


This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th July 1973
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Terry Scott Neville Leggit
Mollie Sugden Mum
George A. Cooper (as George A Cooper) Stan
Josephine Tewson Miss McDowdie
Olivia Hamnett Angela
John Warner Rev Pollock
Guest cast
Reg Lye Man in shoe shop
Edward Dentith Police inspector
John Kane Freddy
Ralph Watson First pall bearer
Richard Blomfield Second pall bearer
Peter Wickham Expectant father
Jack Le White Porter
Rosemarie Reeves First mother
Writing team
John Kane Writer
Production team
Peter Whitmore Producer
Gerry Scott Production Designer