The Growing Pains Of PC Penrose

BBC One sitcom about a policeman. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1975. Stars Paul Greenwood, Bryan Pringle, David Pinner, Alan Foss and others.

The Growing Pains Of PC Penrose

Earnest new recruit PC Penrose has left his home town and joined the force in a Yorkshire town

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1975
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
7   (1 series)
Starring
Paul Greenwood, Bryan Pringle, David Pinner, Alan Foss, Christopher Burgess and Catherine Chase
Writer
Roy Clarke
Director
Douglas Argent
Producer
Douglas Argent

Earnest new recruit PC Penrose has left his home town and joined the force in the Yorkshire town of Slagcaster. He's young and naive but seasoned officer Sergeant Flagg takes him under his wing and shows him the ropes, though his methods can be a little unconventional.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Rosie
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 2nd September 1975 on BBC One
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 14th October 1975 on BBC One