Turn Out The Lights. Image shows from L to R: Walter Hunt (Robert Dorning), Leonard Swindley (Arthur Lowe). Copyright: Granada Television.

Turn Out The Lights

ITV sitcom about ghost hunting. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1967. Stars Arthur Lowe and Robert Dorning.

Turn Out The Lights. Leonard Swindley (Arthur Lowe). Copyright: Granada Television.

Turn Out The Lights

Leonard Swindley, having been sacked from Dobson and Hawks, sets out with his previous manager in a ghost-hunting venture

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1967
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Arthur Lowe and Robert Dorning
Writers
Anthony Skene, Peter Eckersley, Kenneth Cope, John Finch and Stanley Hearn
Directors
David Boisseau and Michael Cox
Producer
Derek Granger

Leonard Swindley has been unceremoniously sacked from Dobson and Hawks. Becoming interested in astrology, he and ex-store manager Walter Hunt soon find themselves sleuthing in the world of spooks and spirits.

Production Details

Production company
Picture
Black and white
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 6th January 1967 on ITV at 9:10pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 10th February 1967 on ITV at 9:10pm
Length of episodes
55 minutes

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