The Dawson Watch. Les Dawson. Copyright: BBC
The Dawson Watch

The Dawson Watch

  • TV stand-up / sketch show
  • BBC One
  • 1979 - 1980
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Topical sketch and stand-up series starring Les Dawson. Also features Roy Barraclough, Gordon Peters, Daphne Oxenford, Debbi Blythe and Vicki Michelle

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Series 1, Episode 6 - The Family

Concluding the series, Les looks at the effect that family life and relatives have upon us all.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th April 1979
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Les Dawson Host / Presenter
Roy Barraclough Cissie
Debbi Blythe Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Johnny Ball Ensemble Actor
John Pennington Ensemble Actor
David Battley Ensemble Actor
Roland MacLeod Ensemble Actor
Gordon Salkilld Ensemble Actor
Carol Hawkins Ensemble Actor
Michael Knowles Ensemble Actor
Valerie Leon Ensemble Actor
Raymond Mason Ensemble Actor
Stuart Sherwin Ensemble Actor
Colin McCormack Ensemble Actor
Ann Curthoys Ensemble Actor
Michael Halsey Ensemble Actor
Marie Claire Ensemble Actor
Doreen Purchase Ensemble Actor
Dafydd Hywel Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Les Dawson Writer
Andy Hamilton Writer
Terry Ravenscroft Writer
Production team
Peter Whitmore Director
Peter Whitmore Producer
Glenn Hyde Editor
Ken Ledsham Production Designer
Doreen James Costume Designer
Peter Winn Lighting Designer

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