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Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Available for 3 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth and Richard take to the seas aboard the QE2. The cruise seems like Hyacinth's dream come true, but unexpected visitors threaten to spoil her enjoyment. Show more

Contributors

Richard:
Clive Swift
Postman:
David Janson
Check In Girl:
Alice MacDonald
Holiday-maker:
Barry Bethell
Official at Docks:
Mark Brignal
Ship's Officer:
Michael Cochrane
Restaurant Manager:
Bernard Holley
Producer:
Harold Snoad
Director:
Harold Snoad
Writer:
Roy Clarke

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 4: The Charity Shop

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Hyacinth is at her wits' end, what with the charity shop, Councillor Nugent and Rose's love life. Can she cope and keep the flag flying, as well as her sanity?

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 6: The Christening

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about a snobbish housewife and her long-suffering husband. Hyacinth quite enjoys a family christening - except when it is Daisy's family.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 9: The Three Piece Suite

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Comedy of social manners. Hyacinth wants her neighbours to see the arrival of her new suite, boasting that it's an exact replica of one at Sandringham House. Show more

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 5: Problems with Relatives

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about an irrepressible snob. Hyacinth's quest for perfection is somewhat hampered by the dubious antics of the rest of her family.

Contributors

Richard:
Clive Swift
Young Missionary:
Brendan O'Hea
Chairman at Meeting:
Simon Merrick
Executive at Meeting:
Robert McBain
Registrar:
Helen Christie
Producer:
Harold Snoad
Writer:
Roy Clarke

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 3: Stately Home

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about a snobbish housewife. Hyacinth is looking forward to visiting her favourite stately home, but the trip goes wrong when her family become involved.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 4: Hyacinth Tees Off

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth and Richard go to join the Major at a hotel for a golfing weekend. The Major cries off playing, but has organised a friend to play with Richard.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 3

Episode 1: Early Retirement

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about the upwardly mobile Hyacinth Bucket. Richard worries about the prospect of early retirement as Hyacinth makes plans for his twilight years. Show more

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 8: The Toy Store

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about an irrepressible snob. Daddy overspends in a toy department, dresses up as a spaceman and proceeds to go on the rampage. Show more

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 2: Driving Mrs Fortescue

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Sitcom. After listening to Emmet's piano playing from her garden, Hyacinth recieves a phone call from Mrs Fortescue asking for a lift into town. Show more

Contributors

Hyacinth Bucket:
Patricia Routledge
Richard Bucket:
Clive Swift
Mrs Fortescue:
Jean Anderson
The Pub Customer:
Len Lowe
The Neighbour:
Michael Burrell
Writer:
Roy Clarke
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 3: The Candlelight Supper

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth arranges one of her candlelight suppers, planning to impress Emmet with her singing. However, events soon take a turn for the worse. Show more

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 1: Daddy's Accident

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

The first episode of the comedy series about fastidious housewife Hyacinth Bucket sees Hyacinth's father have a nasty accident with a milk bottle.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 2

Episode 1: A Strange Man

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom. Whilst Hyacinth lectures the milkman, she spies a man in Liz's house. She misunderstands the situation, and devises a plan involving Richard to flush him out.

Are You Being Served?

Series 8

Episode 6: Closed Circuit

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Classic sitcom. After CCTV is installed, a peer of the realm takes a shine to Miss Brahms and she has to pretend to be posh, landing her in hot water.

Contributors

Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Harman:
Arthur English
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Mr Spooner:
Mike Berry
Mr Klein:
Benny Lee
Old Mr Grace:
Kenneth Waller
Virginia Edwards:
Louise Burton
Mr Fortescue:
Gorden Kaye
Producer:
Harold Snoad
Producer:
David Croft

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 5: Hooray for the Holidays

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom. The staff are outraged when management insists on closing down the store for redecoration - forcing them to take annual leave. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Young Mr Grace:
Harold Bennett
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 4: Big Brother

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Department store sitcom. The Grace Brothers staff suspect that the new CCTV system has been set up to watch them and not the customers. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Mr Clegg:
Donald Morley
Dr Wainwright:
Robert Raglan
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 3

Episode 6: German Week

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom. The staff become involved in promoting the sale of German goods and break out some German wine as they prepare for a folk dance. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 3

Episode 2: Coffee Morning

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Captain Peacock complains when he notices the staff are taking leisurely coffee breaks. After his complaint is reported, Mr Rumbold orders a timekeeping book. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 3: The Think Tank

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Department store sitcom. There's trouble in store at Grace Brothers. Sales figures are down again, so Mr Rumbold sets up a think tank. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Young Mr Grace:
Harold Bennett
Producer:
Harold Snoad