The Dustbinmen. Copyright: ITV.

The Dustbinmen

ITV sitcom about bin men. 21 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 1968 - 1970. Stars Bryan Pringle, Trevor Bannister, John Woodvine, Brian Wilde and others.

The Dustbinmen. Heavy Breathing (Trevor Bannister). Copyright: ITV.

The Dustbinmen

A sitcom from Jack Rosenthal about a team of refuse collectors

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1968 - 1970
Channel
ITV
Episodes
21   (1 pilot + 3 series), plus 1 short special
Starring
Bryan Pringle, Trevor Bannister, John Woodvine, Brian Wilde, Graham Haberfield, John Barrett and Tim Wylton
Writer
Jack Rosenthal
Director
Les Chatfield
Producers
Jack Rosenthal and Dick Everitt

Among the crew of Thunderbird Three, a Corporation dustcart, are such unlikely characters as Cheese and Egg, Heavy Breathin and the football-mad, Winston. Their role in life is to make things difficult for 'Bloody Delilah', their boss, and the commitment to do as little work as possible.

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