The Squirrels. Rex (Ken Jones). Copyright: Associated Television
The Squirrels

The Squirrels

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1974 - 1977
  • 28 episodes (3 series)

Office politics can be a dirty business and, in the world of accounts at International TV Rentals, back-stabbing has become part of the daily routine. Stars Bernard Hepton, Ken Jones, Alan David, Patsy Rowlands, Ellis Jones and Karin MacCarthy

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6 - The Favourite

Carol is worried that she will be accused of indiscretions with Mr Fletcher and so she makes a play for Rex to cover her tracks. Rex thinks she is serious and the rumours reach Susan - she disguises herself in order to visit the office to try and catch her husband at it. Unfortunately for all, so does Jim - Carol's boyfriend!

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd August 1975
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Bernard Hepton Mr Fletcher
Ken Jones Rex
Alan David Harry
Patsy Rowlands Susan
Ellis Jones Burke
Karin MacCarthy (as Karin McCarthy) Carol
Guest cast
Alun Armstrong Jim
Writing team
Eric Chappell Writer
Production team
Shaun O'Riordan Director
Shaun O'Riordan Producer
Lewis Logan Production Designer

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