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Born 1937 in Spondon, Derbyshire. England (UK).


TV Appearances

(2016)Walliams & Friend-Jack Whitehall (Dad)
(2011)Dad's Army & Beyond (documentary)(In Production)
(2010)The Story of 'Are You Being Served?'
(2007)"Comedy Connections" - It Ain't Half Hot, Mum
(1999)"This Is Your Life" - George Layton
(June 1, 1995)DJ Kat Show (Norrington Byng)
(1995)Perry & Croft: The Sitcoms
(1989)The BFG (Voice of Head Of The Air Force)
(1989) Vampire's Kiss (Andrew)

(1988-1993)"You Rang, M'Lord?" (The Honourable Teddy Meldrum)
©British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

(1988)"Brush Strokes" Eps 3.1+3.2 (Vicar)
(1985)The End of the World Man (Sir George)
(1984)3-2-1-Escape from Stalag (Rupert Fawcett-Gently)
(1979)Rings on Their Fingers (Leslie)
---Moving Moments
---Home Market
(1977-1978) "Come Back Mrs. Noah"(Fanshaw/'Garfield Hawk')

(1976-1979)The Dick Emery Show

(1976) "Two's Company"- Robert's Record Player (Forbes)
(1976)Yes, Honestly-It Nearly Happened One Night (Assistant Manager)
(1976)Spy Story (Milkman)
(1975)Against the Crowd-We Are All Guilty
(1975)The Rough with the Smooth Eps 1.2+1.5 (Vicar)

(1974-1981)"It Ain't Half Hot Mum" (Captain Jonathan Ashwood)
Both images ©BBC

(1973)Casanova '73 Ep 1.4
(1973)That's Your Funeral (Man with Car at Petrol Station)
(1972)His Lordship Entertains-The Health Inspector (The Food Inspector)
(1972)Scott On...-The Sex War

(1972)The Flesh and Blood Show (Curran)
©Shriek Show

(1970)"Up Pompeii" - The Ides of March (Plotter/Caushus)
Both images ©BBC

(1969-1972)Dad's Army (Staff Captain/Captain Cutts/Captain Stewart/Bomb Disposal Officer)
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AYBS Stats

AYBS Timeframe: 1973+1975

"Up Captain Peacock"




Audio/Video/Books/Official Websites





-Appeared in a salad cream sponsorship commercial for "Emmerdale Farm" in 2004.

-Along with writing for AYBS, he appeared in a few episodes as well ("Up Captain Peacock" in 1975 & the very first pilot episode).


(2004)Salad Cream Sponsership for "Emmerdale Farm".


(1987)"High and Dry" (TV Series)

(1974-1975)"Are You Being Served?" (TV Series)
(1975)New Look
(1975) Shoulder to Shoulder
(1974)Big Brother
(1974)Cold Comfort

(1968)Radio Adaptation of "Dad's Army"-It Sticks Out Half a Mile






(December 12, 2003-January 4, 2004)"Cinderella" at The Anvil, Basingstoke Tickets: £11-£16.50


(1964)"Sleeping Beauty" at the Palace Theatre.

(1965)Hello Watford Goodbye" at the Palace Theatre.

(1982)It Ain't Half Hot Mum at the Theatre Royal in Plymouth

(1980)"Robinson Crusoe" at the Lewisham Concert Hall with Donald Hewlett.

TV Play

(1973)"Comedy Playhouse" - Elementary My Dear Watson (Rupert)





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