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Are You Being Served?: Diamonds are a Man's Best Friend

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by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft
£100 reward offered for a missing diamond reveals the other side of a few characters.
Featuring Trevor Bannister as Mr Lucas, Mollie Sugden as Mrs Slocombe, Frank Thornton as Capt Peacock, John Inman as Mr Humphreys, Wendy Richard as Miss Brahms, Arthur Brough as Mr Grainger and Nicholas Smith as Mr Rumbold

Contributors

Writer: Jeremy Lloyd
Writer: David Croft
Designer: James Bould
Producer: David Croft
Mr Lucas: Trevor Bannister
Mrs Slocombe: Mollie Sugden
Capt Peacock: Frank Thornton
Mr Humphreys: John Inman
Miss Brahms: Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger: Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold: Nicholas Smith
Mr Humphrey's customer: Elizabeth Larner
Mr Mash: Larry Martyn
Young Mr Grace: Harold Bennett
Wealthy customer: Hilary Pritchard
Secretary: Stephanie Gathercole
The Outsize Dress: Janet Davies
Mr Humphreys' friend: Vicki Woolf

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Are You Being Served?: Diamonds are a Man's Best Friend

BBC One London, 18 April 1973 19.30






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