Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then Madame Desiree and her "Birds of Paradise" arrive in the village... Written by
Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>
Dick Turpin carries on with his flintlock cocked
Did You Know?
insisted on a closed set for the scene where his character, Sir Roger Daley, is stripped of his clothes and possessions. In the script, it was necessary for Sir Roger and Lady Daley, played by Margaret Nolan
, to be naked, apart from a hat covering their private parts. Other cast members took photographs of Bernard Bresslaw
as a practical joke in order to poke fun at his insistence of the set being closed to most crew. See more
When Dick Turpin teaches Harriet to count, his coat keeps on vanishing. See more
If there is one man, just one man amongst you who can say in all truthfulness that within the past week he has not committed adultery then he may leave this church now and go with my blessing.
[Bodkin stands up and starts to leave
Ah, we have at least one good man with us. Well done, brother Bodkin.
Oh it's not that, Rector. You just reminded me where I left my hat last night.
Follows Carry on Spying
Oh God, Our Help In Ages Past
Words by Isaac Watts
and music by William Croft
Sung in the church See more