Thirty-something Harold Steptoe travels around London in his horse and cart looking for junk that his widowed father Albert can sell on from their dilapidated junk shop in Oil Drum Lane, Shepherd's Bush. Harold yearns for better things and when he has an offer to move up in the world as a dealer,he prepares to leave home. However he has reckoned without his scheming old father who is desperate for his son to stay. Written by
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Did You Know?
Was remade for a January 1999 edition of the BBC Radio 4 series "The Galton and Simpson Playhouse", starring Freddie Jones
as Albert and John Thomson
as Harold. See more