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The Two Ronnies In The Picnic. The General (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: BBC
The Two Ronnies In The Picnic

The Two Ronnies In The Picnic

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 1976
  • 1 episode

Dialogue-free half-hour comedy starring The Two Ronnies. Also features Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, Julie Crosthwait, Barbara New, Madge Hindle and more.

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Key details

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1976
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Stars
Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, Julie Crosthwait, Barbara New, Madge Hindle, Dennis Ramsden, Patricia Brake, Toby Page and more
Writer
Ronnie Barker
Director
Terry Hughes
Producer
Terry Hughes
Company

The Two Ronnies star as an elderly General and his son, embarking on a day out for a relaxing picnic with their eccentric family.

With the family's trusty butler and maid in tow to lend a hand, they pack the car and make way for a leisurely afternoon's snacking and games in a quiet country field.

Additional details

Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 1st January 1976 at 9pm on BBC Two
Episode length
30 minutes

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