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Year: 1976 | 1977 | 1978


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: The Last Uproar

25 April 1976
There has always been an Uproar at Motley Hall, until now. The last Uproar, Sir Humphrey, has died leaving caretaker Gudgin facing two scheming men who are plotting to steal Motley Hall out from under him. It's up to the ghosts to figure out a way to save Motley Hall and their way of life (death)!

Season 1, Episode 2: Old Gory

2 May 1976
"Old Gory" is a Motley Hall Ghost who appears faithfully every 5 years and can be seen by everyone, living people and ghosts alike. Unfortunately this year, his scheduled appearance is likely to be seen by a ghost hunter and his very perceptive wife who are staking out Motley Hall. The appearance of Old Gory to the Ghost Hunters would be disastrous for the resident ghosts by exposing them and threatening their happy home!

Season 1, Episode 3: Box of Tricks

9 May 1976
The ghosts "discover" television & the trouble it can cause when two bumbling crooks use Motley Hall to store 8 stolen boxed TV's. The crooks are thwarted, first by the resident ghosts and then by a policeman who is able to see clearly into a crime, and a whole lot more!

Season 1, Episode 4: Bad Lord William and the British Banana Company

16 May 1976

Season 1, Episode 5: Perfidia Blackart Rides Again

23 May 1976
It's just been discovered that Motley Hall is 400 years old, so to commemorate this, the ghosts decide to hold a Masque. But when Bodkin tries to write it, the pages of the history book that might finally identify the mysterious White Lady has disappeared! Was she somebody so horrible that she doesn't want it to be found out and her deep dark secret revealed?

Season 1, Episode 6: Double Trouble

30 May 1976
Matt joining the other four ghosts has certainly made Motley Hall much more lively and interesting for everyone. All the sudden though, hiding from the other ghosts is a second Matt one that has a secret agenda, and it's not good! And worse, which Matt is which?

Season 1, Episode 7: The Pogmore Experiment

6 June 1976
Once again, poor Mr Gudgin finds himself roped into yet another newfangled way to rid Motley Hall of it's "spirited" occupants. This time, it's a scientist who says they're not ghosts, but hallucinations from people's minds, simply electrical emanations. One by one, Matt sees each of them disappear and faces eternity alone in Motley Hall unless he can figure a way to stop the Pogmore "solution".

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: The Christmas Spirit

24 December 1976
There's not a lot of Christmas Spirit at Motley Hall this year. Everyone is depressed because Christmas is no different than any other day of the year. Suddenly, the house comes to life and recreates a lovely Christmas of 1848 only to be threatened by the cutting down of the haunted "Blasted Beech" for use as a yule log. It's up to our ghosts to save Christmas and the Motley family's future.

Season 2, Episode 2: Sir Peveril's Hoard

2 January 1977
Motley Hall's roof needs mending and the ghosts are worried how Gudgin is going to pay for it. They know that Sir Peveril has piles of loot hidden somewhere in Motley Hall but all they have for a clue to find it is the inscription on his bust that says he told the secret to his cat!

Season 2, Episode 3: Where Are You, White Feather?

9 January 1977
Motley Hall's five resident ghosts have their happy existence rudely interrupted by Britain's top medium Emily Tiffin (Valerie Lush) and her spirit guide, White Feather (Tenniel Evans). In a plot to get these unwelcome guests out of Motley, Bodkin takes the place of White Feather temporarily but they soon find Bodkin permanently bound to Mrs. Tiffin. A brash and bold plan is the only way they can get Bodkin back in Motley Hall where he belongs.

Season 2, Episode 4: Godfrey of Basingstoke

16 January 1977
Matt finds a ring that leads him to an upside-down ghost of a knight in armor hanging in the well outside the hall. After being freed, he sees the White Lady and is sure that she is Matilda, his bride from long ago. Will the White Lady actually find out who she was and will this revelation be everything that she has been dreaming of for all these years?

Season 2, Episode 5: Ghost of a Chance

23 January 1977
Gudgin has always hated that he could hear and see the ghosts of Motley Hall. Today, after getting stuck in the stair rails his only hope of being rescued is in the hands of those very ghosts. Unfortunately, the ghosts are unable to let anyone know of Gudgins' predicament and save him. The ghosts can't seem to get anybody's attention, but maybe A GHOST can!

Season 2, Episode 6: Horoscope

30 January 1977


Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Phantomime

26 December 1977
There's no Christmas spirit at Motley Hall this year. In fact, the resident ghosts have decided that there will be no Christmas, period! Their self-imposed isolation from each other is suddenly and noisily interrupted by the arrival of two older women and a teenage girl that Matt decides need to be sheltered from the cold weather. The three new people, our five resident ghosts, and the surprising appearance of a Genie makes Christmas much more spirited than they ever could have imagined!

Season 3, Episode 2: Family Tree

29 January 1978

Season 3, Episode 3: Ghost Writer

5 February 1978

Season 3, Episode 4: Skeleton in the Cupboard: Part 1

12 February 1978

Season 3, Episode 5: Skeleton in the Cupboard: Part 2

19 February 1978

Season 3, Episode 6: Party Piece

26 February 1978

Season 3, Episode 7: Narcissus Bullock's Bell

5 March 1978


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