Sorry!. Timothy Lumsden (Ronnie Corbett). Copyright: BBC.

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BBC One sitcom about a middle-aged mummy's boy. 42 episodes (7 series), 1981 - 1988. Stars Ronnie Corbett, Barbara Lott, William Moore, Roy Holder and others.

Sorry!. Image shows from L to R: Timothy Lumsden (Ronnie Corbett), Phyllis Lumsden (Barbara Lott). Copyright: BBC.

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Timothy Lumsden, although bright, sharp and witty, is poor (at best) with the fairer sex - he's also stuck living with his cruel, domineering mother

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1981 - 1988
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
42   (7 series), plus 1 short insert
Starring
Ronnie Corbett, Barbara Lott, William Moore, Roy Holder, Marguerite Hardiman, Derek Fuke, Wendy Allnutt and Bridget Brice
Writers
Ian Davidson and Peter Vincent
Director
David Askey
Producer
David Askey

Timothy Lumsden, although bright, sharp and witty, is poor (at best) with the fairer sex. This has meant that well into his 40s, he still lives at home with his selfish, overly-controlling mother and similarly downtrodden father.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 12th March 1981 on BBC One at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 10th October 1988 on BBC One at 8pm
Last repeat
Sunday 31st March 2019 at 7:10am on Gold

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