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(1956–1972)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Douglas Moodie ... (unknown episodes)
Douglas Argent ... (unknown episodes)

Series Writing Credits  

Robert Gray ... (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Frank Muir ... (60 episodes, 1956-1972)
Denis Norden ... (60 episodes, 1956-1972)

Series Cast  

Jimmy Edwards ...
 Professor Jimmy Edwards (60 episodes, 1956-1972)
Arthur Howard ...
 Oliver Pettigrew (47 episodes, 1956-1960)
...
 Mr. L.J. Halliforth / ... (31 episodes, 1958-1960)
John Stirling ...
 Lumley (17 episodes, 1957-1958)
Frank Raymond ...
 Mr. Cope-Willoughby (16 episodes, 1959-1960)
Gordon Phillott ...
 Mr. Dinwiddie (15 episodes, 1959-1960)
Harold Bennett ...
 Mr. Dinwiddie (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Peter Greene ...
 Mr. Halliforth (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Julian Orchard ...
 Oliver Pettigrew (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Greg Smith ...
 Potter (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Jimmy Ray ...
 Crombie (12 episodes, 1959)
John Hall ...
 Taplow (11 episodes, 1957-1960)
Philip Howard ...
 L.J. Sneath / ... (10 episodes, 1957-1960)
Liz Fraser ...
 Matron (10 episodes, 1957)
...
 Schoolboy (10 episodes, 1957)
Gary Warren ...
 Taplow (10 episodes, 1971-1972)
Brian Rawlinson ...
 Mr. Proctor (9 episodes, 1959-1960)
John Scott ...
 G. Hackworth-Webb (8 episodes, 1957)
Geoffrey Paget ...
 Rawlinson (8 episodes, 1959-1960)
Victor Baring ...
 M. Aristide Beaumarie (7 episodes, 1956-1957)
Tony Sympson ...
 R.D. Spelthorne (7 episodes, 1956-1957)
Michael Stainton ...
 Mr. G. Perkins / ... (7 episodes, 1958-1971)
David Langford ...
 Parker / ... (7 episodes, 1958-1960)
Peter Glaze ...
 Mr. R.P. Trench (7 episodes, 1958)
John Lewis ...
 Mr. R. Palmer (7 episodes, 1958)
Barbara Archer ...
 Matron (6 episodes, 1956)
Norman Bird ...
 S.A. Smallpiece (6 episodes, 1956)
Arthur Bush ...
 L.B. Hackett (6 episodes, 1956)
John Garside ...
 G.D. St. J. Dinwiddie (6 episodes, 1956)
Mary Hignett ...
 Mrs. Mortlake / ... (6 episodes, 1958-1959)
Derek Needs ...
 Phillpott / ... (6 episodes, 1959)
Paul Norman ...
 Potter (6 episodes, 1959)
Robert O'Leary ...
 Phipps (6 episodes, 1959)
Keith Smith ...
 Mr. Forbes (6 episodes, 1960)
Kenneth Cope ...
 F.D. Price-Whittaker (5 episodes, 1956)
Austin Trevor ...
 Brigadier Taplow / ... (5 episodes, 1957-1972)
Stephen Portch ...
 Hoyle (4 episodes, 1960)
Eric Dodson ...
 School Inspector (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Wallas Eaton ...
 Mr. Herbert Lumley / ... (3 episodes, 1958-1959)
Robin Ford ...
 J. Erasmus Biggs / ... (3 episodes, 1958-1959)
Henry B. Longhurst ...
 Vicar (3 episodes, 1959)
Mark Rogers ...
 Figgins (3 episodes, 1971-1972)
Sam Kydd ...
 Ginger Perkins / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1972)
Campbell Cotts ...
 Sir Nigel Wright / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Kynaston Reeves ...
 Dr. Sopwith / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Arnold Bell ...
 Mr. Foster / ... (2 episodes, 1958-1960)
June Whitfield ...
 Edwina / ... (2 episodes, 1958-1959)
Jeremy Roughton ...
 Figgins (2 episodes, 1958)
Donald Bisset ...
 Dr. Garland (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Michael Brennan ...
 Mr. Gumbril (2 episodes, 1959)
John Forbes-Robertson ...
 Mr. Tuppington (2 episodes, 1959)
Christopher Hodge ...
 Mr. Snaith (2 episodes, 1959)
Charlotte Mitchell ...
 Matron (2 episodes, 1959)
George Woodbridge ...
 Farmer (2 episodes, 1959)
John Caesar ...
 Chauffeur / ... (2 episodes, 1960-1972)
Richard Dean ...
 Parker (2 episodes, 1960)
Kenneth Gouge ...
 Boddington (2 episodes, 1960)
David Lord ...
 Lindsay (2 episodes, 1960)
Roger Shepherd ...
 Fenner (2 episodes, 1960)
Ronald Mayer ...
 School Inspector (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Cliff Michelmore ...
 Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1960)
Derek Hart ...
 Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1960)
Frank Atkinson ...
 Television mechanic (1 episode, 1957)
Margot Grahame ...
 The Marchioness (1 episode, 1957)
Enid Lindsey ...
 Headmistress (1 episode, 1957)
Dawn Mendham ...
 Schoolgirl (1 episode, 1957)
William Mervyn ...
 School Governor (1 episode, 1957)
Peter Stephens ...
 Soames (1 episode, 1957)
John Unicomb ...
 Mr. Harbord (1 episode, 1957)
Freddie Vale ...
 Mr. Grosvenor (1 episode, 1957)
Eamonn Andrews ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1958)
Hugo De Vernier
(1 episode, 1958)
Margaret Flint ...
 Assistant mistress (1 episode, 1958)
Thomas Gallagher ...
 Griggs (1 episode, 1958)
Christopher Hey ...
 Marvin Van Stuyvesant (1 episode, 1958)
Bryan Kendrick ...
 Television producer (1 episode, 1958)
Michael Logan ...
 Mr. Arkwright (1 episode, 1958)
...
 Editor (1 episode, 1958)
Graham Rowe ...
 Cashier (1 episode, 1958)
Anthony Sagar ...
 Scriptwriter (1 episode, 1958)
Ivor Salter ...
 Bailey (1 episode, 1958)
Douglas Stewart ...
 A.G. Braithwaite (1 episode, 1958)
John Boxer ...
 Mr. Phipps (1 episode, 1959)
Nan Braunton ...
 Miss Smallpiece (1 episode, 1959)
Gerald Case ...
 Major Prosser (1 episode, 1959)
Alexis Chesnakov ...
 Mr. Bulenkov (1 episode, 1959)
Patrick Connor ...
 Taxi-driver (1 episode, 1959)
Arnold Diamond ...
 Mr. Osborne (1 episode, 1959)
Maurice Hedley ...
 Mr. Ramsay (1 episode, 1959)
John G. Heller ...
 Mr. Tichbourne (1 episode, 1959)
Sydney Keith ...
 Mr. Billings-Orgelist (1 episode, 1959)
Michael Kilgarriff ...
 Security escort (1 episode, 1959)
Max Latimer ...
 Security escort (1 episode, 1959)
Vera Lynn ...
 Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1959)
Beryl Measor ...
 Miss Partington (1 episode, 1959)
Robert Perceval ...
 Mr. Brathy (1 episode, 1959)
Guy Kingsley Poynter ...
 Major Delgardo (1 episode, 1959)
Robert Raglan ...
 Sir John Dalton (1 episode, 1959)
William Raynor ...
 Mr. Posford (1 episode, 1959)
Raymond Rollett ...
 Mr. Theobald (1 episode, 1959)
Jon Skinner ...
 Harper (1 episode, 1959)
Ronnie Stevens ...
 Mr. Garston (1 episode, 1959)
Sydney Tafler ...
 Harrison Jessel (1 episode, 1959)
Michael Ward ...
 Mr. Harris (1 episode, 1959)
Anthony Wilson ...
 Hotchkiss (1 episode, 1959)
Andrikos Adonis ...
 Moussaka (1 episode, 1960)
Martin Benson ...
 Admiral Sir Archibald Ballard (1 episode, 1960)
Jonathan Bergman ...
 Schoolboy (1 episode, 1960)
Van Boolen ...
 Head Waiter (1 episode, 1960)
Sherry Brind ...
 Hostess (1 episode, 1960)
Olwen Brookes ...
 Secretary (1 episode, 1960)
Max Bygraves
(1 episode, 1960)
Don Carlos ...
 Band Leader (1 episode, 1960)
Charles Carson ...
 Mr. Wiltshire (1 episode, 1960)
Frances Collier ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Pamela Conway ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Kevin Dawes ...
 Schoolboy (1 episode, 1960)
...
 Floyd (1 episode, 1960)
Jerry Desmonde ...
 Quiz-Master (1 episode, 1960)
Fabia Drake ...
 Mrs. Cheviot (1 episode, 1960)
Adrienne Durand ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Ian Fleming ...
 Dr. Ross (1 episode, 1960)
Susan Franklin ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Veronica Gray ...
 Hostess (1 episode, 1960)
Melvyn Hayes ...
 Terry (1 episode, 1960)
Diana Hill ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Oliver Johnston ...
 Mr. Grubb (1 episode, 1960)
William Kendall ...
 Mr. Armitage (1 episode, 1960)
Jeremy Lloyd ...
 Hunter (1 episode, 1960)
James Locker ...
 Naval policeman (1 episode, 1960)
Howard Marion-Crawford ...
 Sir Gerald Turnbull (1 episode, 1960)
Edward Martin ...
 Schoolboy (1 episode, 1960)
Gino Melvazzi ...
 Waiter (1 episode, 1960)
Mary Merrall ...
 Lady Westbury (1 episode, 1960)
Brian Oulton ...
 Rev. B. Munro (1 episode, 1960)
Norman Pierce ...
 Police Inspector (1 episode, 1960)
Janette Rowsell ...
 Hostess (1 episode, 1960)
Julie Shearing ...
 Follies Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Geoffrey Stoneman ...
 Naval policeman (1 episode, 1960)
Billy Thatcher ...
 Mr. Drew (1 episode, 1960)
Barry Took ...
 Barry Hayman (1 episode, 1960)
Stanley Van Beers ...
 Sam Tozer (1 episode, 1960)
Frederick Wheldon ...
 Mr. Crichton (1 episode, 1960)
John Wilding ...
 Waiter (1 episode, 1960)
Marylou Yorke ...
 Flower Girl (1 episode, 1960)
Elizabeth Benson ...
 Miss Partington (1 episode, 1971)
...
 Boddington (1 episode, 1971)
Naomi Chance ...
 Mrs. Van Stuyvesant (1 episode, 1971)
John Clegg ...
 Proctor (1 episode, 1971)
Barrie Gosney ...
 Quiz-Master (1 episode, 1971)
Paul Large ...
 Marvin (1 episode, 1971)
Andreas Lysandrou ...
 Monsieur Moussaka (1 episode, 1971)
Carmen Silvera ...
 Mrs. Cheviot (1 episode, 1971)
David Spooner ...
 Hoyle (1 episode, 1971)
Hayden Evans ...
 Philpotts (1 episode, 1972)
Freddy Foote ...
 Boy in Hobbies Class (1 episode, 1972)
Dorothy Frere ...
 Headmistress (1 episode, 1972)
Erin Geraghty ...
 Jacquetta (1 episode, 1972)
Richard Grant ...
 Announcer (1 episode, 1972)
Sandra Green ...
 Maisie (1 episode, 1972)
Paul Gyngell ...
 Cartwright (1 episode, 1972)
David Healy ...
 Major Delgardo (1 episode, 1972)
John Hicks ...
 Boy in Hobbies Class (1 episode, 1972)
David Janson ...
 Boy in Hobbies Class (1 episode, 1972)
Martin Johnson ...
 Perkins (1 episode, 1972)
Noel Johnson ...
 Mr. Taplow (1 episode, 1972)
Andrew Laurence ...
 Mr. Arkwright (1 episode, 1972)
Ronald Leigh-Hunt ...
 Chief Constable Willoughby (1 episode, 1972)
Tom McCall ...
 Melhuish (1 episode, 1972)
Norman Mitchell ...
 Mr. Bratby (1 episode, 1972)
Nora Nicholson ...
 Lady Westbury (1 episode, 1972)
Andrew Pitcher ...
 Battersby (1 episode, 1972)
John Quarmby ...
 Mr. Osborne (1 episode, 1972)
Lesley Roach ...
 Ivy (1 episode, 1972)
Clodagh Rodgers ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1972)
Stuart Sherwin ...
 Mr. Jessel (1 episode, 1972)
Richard Warner ...
 Quiz-Master (1 episode, 1972)
John Watters ...
 Boy in Hobbies Class (1 episode, 1972)
Samuel C. Jephcott ...
 Bassett (unknown episodes)
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Series Produced by 

Douglas Moodie ... producer / production by (41 episodes, 1956-1960)
Douglas Argent ... producer (13 episodes, 1971-1972)
Eric Fawcett ... producer (6 episodes, 1960)

Series Music by 

Dennis Wilson ... (12 episodes, 1971-1972)
Alan Yates ... (4 episodes, 1957-1960)

Series Production Design by 

Stanley Dorfman ... (19 episodes, 1958-1959)
Frederick Knapman ... (10 episodes, 1957)
John Cooper ... (6 episodes, 1960)
Malcolm Goulding ... (6 episodes, 1960)
George Djurkovic ... (5 episodes, 1956)
Jeremy Bear ... (5 episodes, 1971-1972)
John Stout ... (4 episodes, 1971-1972)
Jean Peyre ... (1 episode, 1971)
Paul Trerise ... (1 episode, 1972)

Series Makeup Department 

Joan Barrett ... make-up (1 episode, 1971)

Series Art Department 

George Djurkovic ... designer (1 episode, 1956)

Series Sound Department 

David Hughes ... sound (2 episodes, 1971-1972)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Cyril Wilkins ... lighting (1 episode, 1971)
Keith Edelsten ... lighting (1 episode, 1972)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jane Nagy ... costumes (1 episode, 1971)

Series Music Department 

Alan Yates ... incidental music composed and conducted by / composer: incidental music / conductor / conductor: incidental music / composer: additional music (47 episodes, 1956-1960)

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