The Piglet Files. Image shows from L to R: Andrew Maxwell (John Ringham), Peter 'Piglet' Chapman (Nicholas Lyndhurst), Major Maurice Drummond (Clive Francis). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

The Piglet Files

ITV sitcom about incompetent spies. 21 episodes (3 series), 1990 - 1992. Stars Nicholas Lyndhurst, Clive Francis, Serena Evans, John Ringham and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Red Spy At Night

Drummond is more than a little surprised when an agent, buried 12 years ago, rings his front door bell at 11pm with a list of KGB informants and spies. However, he's delighted to find Maxwell's name on the list, and puts Piglet and Dexter on the case immediately. Could it possibly be true?

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 10th May 1991
Time
8:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nicholas Lyndhurst Peter 'Piglet' Chapman
    Clive Francis Major Maurice Drummond
    John Ringham Andrew Maxwell
    Michael Percival Adrian Dexter
    Steven Law Lewis
    Louise Catt Flint
    Guest cast
    Brian Poyser Lubenkov
    Ken Ratcliffe Marcus Trent
    Alexei Jawdakimov Salakov
    Writing team
    Paul Minett Writer
    Brian Leveson Writer
    Production team
    Robin Carr Director
    Robin Carr Producer
    Graham Sisson Editor
    Alison Humphries Production Designer
    Rod Argent Composer
    Peter Van Hooke Composer

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