When Mrs. Richards, a demanding woman who is hard of hearing, checks into the hotel, Basil, Sybil and Polly find themselves with a very difficult customer. Meanwhile, Basil bets on a horse that is sure to win, however he must not let Sybil find out. Written by
Did You Know?
This marks the first appearance of Terry the chef (played by Brian Hall
); he is the only new regular character in the last series. See more
When Mrs. Richards says "I'm not listening to anymore of this rubbish..." and walks into the dining room, the shadow of a boom mic and other equipment is visible above the dining room door. See more
Tie's a bit bright, isn't it, Major?
For a memorial service?
Why... I didn't like the chap.
Referenced in The John Cleese Interview
Gwine to Run All Night, or De Camptown Races
Written by Stephen Foster
Performed by John Cleese See more