To The Manor Born. Image shows from L to R: Audrey fforbes-Hamilton (Penelope Keith), Richard DeVere (Peter Bowles). Copyright: BBC.

To The Manor Born

BBC One sitcom about a manor house. 22 episodes (3 series), 1979 - 2007. Stars Penelope Keith, Peter Bowles, Angela Thorne, Gerald Sim and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

The summer ball for the local hunt is coming up, but with the change in ownership at Grantleigh, there's some confusion over who should arrange the event of the season.

Notes

This episode is sometimes known by the unofficial titles The Hunt Ball and The Summer Hunt Ball.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 28th October 1979
Time
8:45pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Penelope Keith Audrey fforbes-Hamilton
    Peter Bowles Richard DeVere
    Angela Thorne Marjory Frobisher
    John Rudling Brabinger
    Michael Bilton Ned
    Guest cast
    Daphne Oxenford Mrs Patterson
    Anthony Sharp Brigadier Lemington
    Shaun Curry CSM Godbolt
    Joyce Windsor Mrs Plunkett
    Nicholas McArdle Miller
    Paul Barber Mackenzie McLeod
    Writing team
    Peter Spence Writer
    Christopher Bond Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Gareth Gwenlan Director
    Gareth Gwenlan Producer
    John Dunstan Editor
    Ian Rawnsley Production Designer
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
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