Thick As Thieves. Image shows from L to R: Stan (John Thaw), Annie (Pat Ashton), George Dobbs (Bob Hoskins). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

Thick As Thieves

ITV sitcom about ex-crooks. 8 episodes (1 series) in 1974. Stars John Thaw, Bob Hoskins, Pat Ashton and Johnny Briggs.

See Also

Porridge. Image shows from L to R: Mr. Mackay (Fulton Mackay), Fletcher (Ronnie Barker), Godber (Richard Beckinsale). Copyright: BBC.


Ronnie Barker stars as Norman Stanley Fletcher, trying to keep his nose clean and guiding his young 'roomie' Godber, whilst residing in HMP Slade.


Porridge. Copyright: WitzEnd Productions.


A feature film based on the British television series of the same name. Features Ronnie Barker and the regular cast in the classic prison comedy.


Home To Roost. Image shows from L to R: Matthew Willows (Reece Dinsdale), Henry Willows (John Thaw). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Home To Roost

Henry Willows is more than happy with his life of almost solitude until Matthew, his 18-year old son turns up, and wants to move in permanently.


Going Straight. Norman Stanley Fletcher (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: BBC.

Going Straight

Freshly released from Slade Prison, Norman Stanley Fletcher struggles to adapt to the changes of late 1970s Britain whilst holding down his first job.


Full Stretch. Image shows from L to R: Baz Lervick (Kevin McNally), Tanya Levick (Wendy Morgan). Copyright: WitzEnd Productions.

Full Stretch

Comedy drama by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais about an ex-footballer turned proprietor of a struggling limousine company.


Sneakiepeeks. Bill (Richard Lumsden). Copyright: BBC.


Comedy by Harry Venning and Neil Brand about a team of inept, backstabbing surveillance operatives.


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