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 2, Episode 2 is repeated on Drama on Saturday at 3:10am.

Series 3, Episode 5

Richard panics during an awkward business negotiation, and invites an attractive cosmetics producer to Grantleigh - to meet his wife!

Notes

This episode is sometimes known by the unofficial titles Cosmetics and A Wife's Prerogative.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 15th November 1981
Time
7:15pm
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
    Gerald Sim The Rector
    John Rudling Brabinger
    Daphne Heard Mrs. Polouvicka
    Michael Bilton Ned
    Guest cast
    Rula Lenska Mlle Dutoit
    Writing team
    Peter Spence Writer
    Christopher Bond Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    John Dunstan Editor
    Dacre Punt Production Designer
    Gareth Gwenlan Director
    Gareth Gwenlan Producer
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
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