The Upchat Connection. Image shows from L to R: Mike Upchat (Robin Nedwell), Maggie (Susan Jameson). Copyright: Thames Television.

The Upchat Connection

ITV sitcom about a chancer. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1978. Stars Robin Nedwell, Susan Jameson and Bernadette Milnes.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Mystery Tour

When Maggie forgets Polly's keys, Mike enlists a tour bus full of Japanese tourists to help them get into the club in a timely fashion.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 7th November 1978
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robin Nedwell Mike Upchat
Susan Jameson Maggie
Bernadette Milnes Polly
Guest cast
Yasuko Nagazumi Apple Blossom
Joe Dunlop Arthur
Rose Power Landlady
Alan Judd First Beefeater
Peter Mann Second Beefeater
Charlie Gray Man In Raincoat
Ric Young First Tourist
Anthony Chinn (as Anthony Chin) Second Tourist
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Production team
Robert Reed Director
Robert Reed Producer
Fred Turner Editor
Ray Ball Editor
John Plant Production Designer
Mike Batt Composer