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Series 2

Episode 2: Golden Gordon

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Classic comedy series. A torrid tale of 1930s football fanaticism. Gordon Ottershaw supports Barnstoneworth United, a team that hasn't won a match for six years. Show more

Contributors

Gordon Ottershaw:
Michael Palin
Mr Foggen:
Bill Fraser
Mrs Ottershaw:
Gwen Taylor
Football Manager:
David Leland
Chairman:
Teddy Turner
Director:
Alan JW Bell

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Series 2

Episode 7: St Albert's Day

Duration: 31 minutes

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

Sitcom about a miserly shopkeeper. Arkwright invents a Saint's day so that Granville can check the pockets of a foreign visitor whom he suspects of shoplifting. Show more

Contributors

Arkwright:
Ronnie Barker
Granville:
David Jason
Nurse Gladys:
Lynda Baron
Gordon Stackpool:
Teddy Turner
Mrs Parsloe:
Frances Cox
Statchyk:
Oscar Quitak
Writer:
Roy Clarke

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Series 3

Episode 5: The Man from Down Under

Duration: 31 minutes

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

Sitcom about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew and assistant, Granville. Arkwright has a rival for Nurse Gladys Emmanuel's affections.

Contributors

Arkwright:
Ronnie Barker
Granville:
David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel:
Lynda Baron
Mrs Featherstone:
Stephanie Cole
Milkwoman:
Barbara Flynn
Mrs Blake:
Janet Davies
Man Whose Tyres Were Let Down:
Johnny Leeze
Writer:
Roy Clarke