Up The Elephant And Round The Castle. Jim London (Jim Davidson). Copyright: Thames Television
Up The Elephant And Round The Castle

Up The Elephant And Round The Castle

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1983 - 1985
  • 22 episodes (3 series)

Jim London is a young scallywag who spends his time drinking at the Freemasons' Arms and trying to earn a bit of cash without doing much work. Stars Jim Davidson, Brian Hall, John Bardon, Anita Dobson, Sara Corper and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 2 - Wakey Wakey

When Jim agrees to let a couple of Irish drunks stay at his house for the night, a mix-up with a coffin leads all of his friends and neighbours to believe he's inside it: the confusion may save him from someone who really is out for his blood though!

Broadcast details

Tuesday 15th January 1985
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Jim Davidson Jim London
Brian Hall Brian the Barman
John Bardon Dad
Sue Nicholls Wanda Pickles
Nicholas Day Arnold Moggs
Guest cast
Joanna Dickens Miz Hockwistle
Julie Dawn Cole Sue Brent
Tony Scannell Metal Mickey
Declan Mulholland One Eye Mordekye
Michael Attwell Tonka
Writing team
Geoff McQueen Writer
Spike Mullins Script Editor
Production team
Anthony Parker Director
Anthony Parker Producer
Dave Lewinton Editor
Bill Palmer Production Designer
Keith Emerson Composer

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