Set in a 1940s English school, Lowe stars in title role as a maths teacher obsessed with the honour of his school, the high cost of pen nibs and the sneaky tactics of his arch-enemy, the school Matron.

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Series cast summary:
Arthur Lowe ...  A.J. Wentworth, B.A. 6 episodes, 1982
Harry Andrews ...  Rev. R. Gregory Saunders - The Headmaster 6 episodes, 1982
Michael Bevis Michael Bevis ...  Gilbert 6 episodes, 1982
Marcus Evans Marcus Evans ...  Mason 6 episodes, 1982
Alistair Callender Alistair Callender ...  Anderson 6 episodes, 1982
Stephen Rooney Stephen Rooney ...  Atkins 6 episodes, 1982
Andrew McDonnell Andrew McDonnell ...  Etheridge 6 episodes, 1982
Michael Underwood Michael Underwood ...  Hillman 6 episodes, 1982
Paul Hawkins Paul Hawkins ...  Hopgood II 6 episodes, 1982
Simon Curry Simon Curry ...  Otterway 6 episodes, 1982
Halil Halil Halil Halil ...  Sapoulos 6 episodes, 1982
Benjamin Taylor Benjamin Taylor ...  Trench 6 episodes, 1982
Ronnie Stevens ...  Rawlinson 5 episodes, 1982
Marion Mathie Marion Mathie ...  Matron 5 episodes, 1982
Deddie Davies ...  Miss Coombes 4 episodes, 1982
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Set in a 1940s English school, Lowe stars in title role as a maths teacher obsessed with the honour of his school, the high cost of pen nibs and the sneaky tactics of his arch-enemy, the school Matron.

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English

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12 July 1982 (UK) See more »

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Thames Television See more »
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(6 episodes)

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This was Arthur Lowe's final sitcom, made shortly before his death in April 1982 and screened posthumously. See more »

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