Doctor At Large

Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps just go on and on - With Richard Briers, Geoffrey Sumner and Peter Jones.

Episodes

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20080313 (BBC7)Dr Simon Sparrow takes a shine to a young passenger. With Richard Briers, Geoffrey Sumner and Peter Jones. Episode 3 of 13.
20080314 BT=0630 (BBC7)Dr Simon Sparrow takes a shine to a young passenger. With Richard Briers, Geoffrey Sumner and Peter Jones. Episode 3 of 13.
20041028 BT=0830 (BBC7)Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position with a young lady - twice. Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now...
20041028 (BBC7)Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position with a young lady - twice. Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now...
20041029 BT=0330 (BBC7)Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position with a young lady - twice. Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now...
20080306 (BBC7)Simon Sparrow finds that his new job as ship's doctor is going to be far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 2 of 13.
20080307 BT=0630 (BBC7)Simon Sparrow finds that his new job as ship's doctor is going to be far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 2 of 13.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19690610]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse,

Northumberland Avenue. London, W.C.2.

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons! ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690612]by Richard Gordon adapted in thirteen episodes

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Episode 1: The Deep End

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690617]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by Ray Cooney starring

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt

Episode 2: The S.S. Lotus

RAY Cooney as Jock Hornbeam EDWARD CAST as Taffy Evans

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Avenue. London. W.C.2

Richard Briers is in Cat Among the Pigeon.s! ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690619]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Episode 2: The S.S. Lotus

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690624]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt

Episode 3: Women on Board

RAY COONEY as Jock Hornbeam

JOAN SANDERSON as Edna NORMA RONALD as Wendy

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse,

Northumberland Av., London. W.C.2

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among tho Pigeons' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690626]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers

Episode3:Women on Board

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690701]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 4:

The Doctor's Dilemma

RAY COONEY as Jock Hornbeam

NORMA RONALD as Wendy Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave... London, W.C.2

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons!' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Repeated: Thursday, 7.0 p.m.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690703]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 4:

The Doctor's Dilemma

RAY COONEY as Jock Hornbeam

NORMA RONALD as Wendy Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by David HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse, Northumberland Av., London. W.C.2

Tuesday's broadcast

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690708]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 5: Farewell Las Palmas RAY Cooney as Jock Hornbeam

NORMA RONALD as Wendy Swithinbank

DENNIS RAMSDEN as Colonel Swithinbank PATSY ROWLANDS as Miss Bottomley

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH tPre-recorded at The Playhouse,

Northumberland Ave... London. W.C. 2

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690710]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt

Episode 5: Farewell Las Palmas Pre-recorded at The riayhouse. Northumberland Av... London. W.C.2

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690715]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt

Episode 6:

The Captain's Problem

RAY Cooney as Jock Hornbeam EDWARD CAST as Colonel Smith

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave., London. W.C.2

Richard Briers Is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690717]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Episode 6:

The Captain's Problem

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690722]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring with Episode 7: Mozambique

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by David HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave... London. W.C. 2

Repeated: Thursday, 7.0 p.m.

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690724]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner os Captain Spratt

Episode 7: Mozambique

RAY COONEY as Jock Hornbeam MARJORIE WESTBURY as Maria MIRIAM MARGOLYES as Matilde ANN MURRAY as Mrs. Hawkins Madi HEDD as Rosa

Guest star:

Peter Jones as Easter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse. Northumberland Ave... London. W.C.2

Tuesday's broadcast

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690729]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 8: In General Practice RAY COONEY as Tony Benskin

JOAN SANDERSON as Mrs. Russell

Guest stars:

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave., London, W.C.2

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690731]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 8: In General Practice

RAY COONEY as Tony Benskin

JOAN SANDERSON as Mrs. Russell

Guest stars:

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690805]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Episode 9:

To Bed or Not to Bed

RAY COONEY as Tony Benskin NORMA RONALD as Wendy Swithinbank DENNIS RAMSDEN as Colonel Brown DAVID JASON as Harris EDWARD CAST as the Waiter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave... London. W.C.2

Richard Bners is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690807]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Episode 9:

To Bed Or Not To Bed

RAY COONEY as Tony Benskin NORMA RONALD as Wendy Swithinbank DENNIS RAMSDEN as Colonel Brown DAVID JASON as Harris EDWARD CAST as the Waiter

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse, NorthumberlandAve., London. W.C.2

Tuesday's broadcast

Richard Briers is in ' Cat Among the Pigeons ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690812]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow

Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt

Episode 10:

Dr. Sparrow of Harley Street RAY COONEY as Tony Benskin HOWARD MARION-CRAWFORD as The

Duke RICHARD CALDICOT as Sir Raymond Beecham GARARD GREEN as Maltravers, the butler

ROSALIND ADAMS as the Nurse

Guest star, Fenella Fielding as Kitty Buckingham

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave., London. W.C.2

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690814]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt 10: Dr. Sparrow of Harley Street

Guest star: Fenella Fielding as Kitty Buckingham

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690819]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 11: Disengagement Tony Benskin RAY COONEY

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave... London. W.C.2

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690821]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring with 11: Disengagement

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse. Northumberland Ave... London. W.C.2

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690826]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

Episode 12: Fellowship

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Nortbumberland Ave... London.W.C.2

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690828]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow with Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt

12: Fellowship

Guest star: Dandy Nichols as Mrs Travers

Tuesday's broadcast

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690902]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring

13: Marriage and Surgery the MotherMADI HEDD

Guest star, Sam Kydd as Harry Hawkins

Linking music for the series devised by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop

Produced by DAVID HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.

Northumberland Ave... London. W.C.2

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690904]by Richard Gordon adapted for radio in thirteen episodes by RAY COONEY starring with 13: Marriage and Surgery Guest star,

Produced by David HATCH

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse Northumberland Ave., London. W.C.:

Tuesday's broadcast

The S.s. Lotus20041007 BT=0830 (BBC7)
20060507 (BBC7)
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Simon Sparrow finds that his new job as ship's doctor is going to be far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers.

Simon Sparrow finds that his new job as ship's doctor is going to be far from plain sailing

01The Deep End1969061020170512 (BBC7)
20190605 (BBC7)
The medical mishaps of freshly qualified doctors Simon Sparrow, Taffy Evans and Tony Benskin go on and on...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin and Edward Cast as Taffy Evans.

Special guest stars: Dandy Nichols as the Old Lady and Bill Fraser as Mr Smith.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

02The Ss Lotus1969061720041007 (BBC7)
20041008 BT=0330 (BBC7)
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20090327 BT=0630 (BBC7)
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. Simon Sparrow finds his new job as ship's doctor far from plain sailing.

Simon Sparrow realises that life as ship's doctor is set to be far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers. From June 1969.

Simon Sparrow soon realises that life as a ship's doctor is far from plain sailing.

Simon Sparrow soon realises that life as a ship's doctor is far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers. From June 1969.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Simon Sparrow finds that his new job as ship's doctor is going to be far from plain sailing.

Simon Sparrow soon realises that life as a ship's doctor is far from plain sailing.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

03Women On Board1969062420041014 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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. Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow takes a shine to the company chairman's daughter.

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow takes a shine to the company chairman's daughter. Stars Richard Briers. From June 1969.

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow takes a shine to the company chairman's daughter...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Peter Jones as Easter, Joan Sanderson as Edna Swithenbank and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Dr Simon Sparrow takes a shine to a young passenger. With Richard Briers, Geoffrey Sumner and Peter Jones.

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow takes a shine to the company chairman's daughter...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Peter Jones as Easter, Joan Sanderson as Edna Swithenbank and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

04The Doctor's Dilemma1969070120170602 (BBC7)
20190626 (BBC7)
Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow attempts emergency surgery using cutlery and brandy...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Peter Jones as Easter and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

06The Captain's Problem1969071520170616 (BBC7)
20190710 (BBC7)
Ship's doctor Simon Sparrow diagnoses trouble ahead with Captain Spratt!

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Edward Cast as Colonel Smith and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

More chaos afloat as Simon Sparrow tries to diagnose a particular patient's ailments.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

07Mozambique1969072220170623 (BBC7)
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A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Marjorie Westbury as Maria, Miriam Margolyes as Matilde, Ann Murray as Mrs Hawkins, Madi Hedd as Rosa and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

08In General Practice1969072920170630 (BBC7)
20190724 (BBC7)
Simon Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port loving lady.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Joan Sanderson as Mrs Russell, Stanley Baxter as Dr Hockett and Joan Sims as Dora.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he is forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

09To Bed Or Not To Bed1969080520170707 (BBC7)
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Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Brown, David Jason as Harris the Receptionist and Edward Cast as the Waiter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

10Dr Sparrow Of Harley Street1969081220190807 (BBC7)
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Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot Spratt's rather posh practice

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Howard Marion Crawford as the Duke, Richard Caldicot as Sir Raymond Beecham, Garard Green as the Butler, Rosalind Adams as the Nurse and Fenella Fielding as Kitty Buckingham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot Spratt's rather posh practice

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Howard Marion Crawford as the Duke, Richard Caldicot as Sir Raymond Beecham, Garard Green as the Butler, Rosalind Adams as the Nurse and Fenella Fielding as Kitty Buckingham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

11Disengagement1969081920190814 (BBC7)
20170721 (BBC7)
Simon Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Alethea Charlton as Anthea de Beere-Sidebotham, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Mrs de Beere-Sidebotham and Peter Williams as Mr de Beere-Sidebotham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it is up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Simon Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Alethea Charlton as Anthea de Beere-Sidebotham, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Mrs de Beere-Sidebotham and Peter Williams as Mr de Beere-Sidebotham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it is up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

11Women On Board20041015 BT=0330 (BBC7) Dr Simon Sparrow takes a shine to a young passenger. With Richard Briers, Geoffrey Sumner and Peter Jones. [Episode 11 of 13, rpt of Thursday 8.30am and 10.00pm]
12Fellowship1969082620170728 (BBC7)
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An x-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans, Dandy Nichols as Mrs Travers and Kathleen Helme as Sister

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

13Marriage And Surgery1969090220041230 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning. Stars Richard Briers. From September 1969.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get married to Wendy all in one morning.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans, Ronald Adam as Lord Crutchley, Erik Chitty as Sir Mortimer Huxted, Madi Hedd as Mother and Sam Kydd as Harry Hawkins the Taxi Driver.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1969.

Doctor Sparrow sits his surgeon's exam and gets married all in one morning. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 13 of 13.

Dr Simon Sparrow sits his surgeon's exam and gets married, all in one morning. With Richard Briers. Episode 13 of 13.

Dr Simon Sparrow sits his surgeon's exam and gets married, all in one morning. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 13 of 13.

Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps just go on and on...

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get married to Wendy all in one morning.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans, Ronald Adam as Lord Crutchley, Erik Chitty as Sir Mortimer Huxted, Madi Hedd as Mother and Sam Kydd as Harry Hawkins the Taxi Driver.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1969.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

0101The Deep End1969061020040930 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

Starring Richard Briers.

From June 1969.

. Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on. Starring Richard Briers. From June 1969.

Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

The medical mishaps of freshly qualified doctors Simon Sparrow, Taffy Evans and Tony Benskin go on and on...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin and Edward Cast as Taffy Evans.

Special guest stars: Dandy Nichols as the Old Lady and Bill Fraser as Mr Smith.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Freshly qualified doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on. Starring Richard Briers. From June 1969.

Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps go on and on. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 2 of 13

Even though they've now qualified, Doctors Sparrow, Evans and Benskin's medical mishaps just go on and on...

0102The S S Lotus1969061720041007 (BBC7)
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Simon Sparrow finds his new job as ship's doctor far from plain sailing.

Simon Sparrow realises that life as ship's doctor is set to be far from plain sailing.

Starring Richard Briers.

From June 1969.

Simon Sparrow soon realises that life as a ship's doctor is far from plain sailing.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Simon Sparrow soon realises that life as a ship's doctor is far from plain sailing. Starring Richard Briers. From June 1969.

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Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow takes a shine to the company chairman's daughter.

Stars Richard Briers.

From June 1969.

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Can a seasick Doctor Sparrow perform an emergency operation using cutlery for instruments and brandy for anaesthetic?

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow attempts emergency surgery using cutlery and brandy.

Stars Richard Briers.

From July 1969.

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow attempts emergency surgery using cutlery and brandy...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Jock Hornby, Peter Jones as Easter and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1969.

Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow attempts emergency surgery using cutlery and brandy. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

. Seasick ship's doctor Simon Sparrow attempts emergency surgery using cutlery and brandy.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Can a seasick doctor perform emergency surgery with cutlery for instruments and brandy as anaesthetic? Starring Richard Briers. Episode 4 of 13.

Can a seasick Doctor Sparrow perform and emergency operation using cutlery for instruments and brandy for anaesthetic?

Can a seasick Doctor Sparrow perform an emergency operation using cutlery for instruments and brandy for anaesthetic?

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Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position with a young lady - twice.

Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now.

When Simon Sparrow's caught in a compromising position - twice - only Easter can save him.

Stars Richard Briers.

From July 1969.

. When Simon Sparrow's caught in a compromising position - twice - only Easter can save him.

When Simon Sparrow's caught in a compromising position - twice - only Easter can save him. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

When Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position, twice, only Easter can save him.

When ship's doctor Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position - twice! - only Easter can save him.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Patsy Rowlands as Miss Bottomley, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Swithinbank, Peter Jones as Easter and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

When Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position - twice - only Easter can save him. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

When ship's doctor Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position - twice! - only Easter can save him.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Patsy Rowlands as Miss Bottomley, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Swithinbank, Peter Jones as Easter and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

When Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position, twice, only Easter can save him.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position - twice. Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 5 of 13.

Dr Sparrow is caught in a compromising position with a young lady - twice. Only Easter's 'pep pills' can save him now.

When ship's doctor Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position - twice! - only Easter can save him.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Patsy Rowlands as Miss Bottomley, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Swithinbank, Peter Jones as Easter and Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

When Simon Sparrow is caught in a compromising position, twice, only Easter can save him.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Sparrow is concerned about the Captain's state of mind, but his 'madness' is not quite what it seems.

More chaos afloat as Simon Sparrow tries to diagnose a particular patient's ailments.

Stars Richard Briers.

From July 1969.

. More chaos afloat as Simon Sparrow tries to diagnose a particular patient's ailments.

More chaos afloat as Simon Sparrow tries to diagnose a particular patient's ailments. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

Ship's doctor Simon Sparrow diagnoses trouble ahead with Captain Spratt!

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Edward Cast as Colonel Smith and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

Ship's doctor Simon Sparrow diagnoses trouble ahead with Captain Spratt!

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Edward Cast as Colonel Smith and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

More chaos afloat as Simon Sparrow tries to diagnose a particular patient's ailments.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Sparrow is concerned about the Captain's state of mind, but his 'madness' is not quite what it seems. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 6 of 13.

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Sparrow is introduced to the delights of Mozambique and encounters a little local linguistic difficulty.

A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps.

Stars Richard Briers.

From July 1969.

. A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps.

A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Marjorie Westbury as Maria, Miriam Margolyes as Matilde, Ann Murray as Mrs Hawkins, Madi Hedd as Rosa and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps. Stars Richard Briers. From July 1969.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Marjorie Westbury as Maria, Miriam Margolyes as Matilde, Ann Murray as Mrs Hawkins, Madi Hedd as Rosa and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

A trip ashore for Dr Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 7 of 13.

Sparrow is introduced to the delights of Mozambique and encounters a little local linguistic difficulty. Episode 7 of 13.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Sparrow heads to Aberdeen for a job, but his brilliant career is undermined by a lady with a penchant for pepped-up port.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady.

With Richard Briers.

From July 1969.

. Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady. With Richard Briers. From July 1969.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he is forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady

Simon Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port loving lady.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Joan Sanderson as Mrs Russell, Stanley Baxter as Dr Hockett and Joan Sims as Dora.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he is forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady. With Richard Briers. From July 1969.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port-loving lady. With Richard Briers. From July 1969.

Simon Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, where he's forced to tackle a pepped-up port loving lady.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Joan Sanderson as Mrs Russell, Stanley Baxter as Dr Hockett and Joan Sims as Dora.

Producer: David Hatch

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Sparrow lands a job in Aberdeen, but his career plans are thwarted by a pepped-up port loving lady. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 8 of 13.

Sparrow heads to Aberdeen for a job, but his brilliant career is undermined by a lady with a penchant for pepped-up port. Episode 8 of 13.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Dr Sparrow has planned a naughty weekend away with Wendy but events appear to be conspiring against them.

Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan.

. Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan.

Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Brown, David Jason as Harris the Receptionist and Edward Cast as the Waiter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Simon Sparrow takes Wendy off for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan...

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Dennis Ramsden as Colonel Brown, David Jason as Harris the Receptionist and Edward Cast as the Waiter.

Producer: David Hatch

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

Dr Simon Sparrow takes Wendy away for a naughty weekend, but events don't quite go to plan. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 9 of 13.

Dr Sparrow has planned a naughty weekend away with Wendy but unfortunately events appear to be conspiring against them. From August 1969.

Dr Sparrow has planned a naughty weekend away with Wendy but events appear to be conspiring against them. From August 1969.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot for two weeks at his rather posh practice.

Of course the usual mayhem ensues.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice.

Stars Richard Briers.

From August 1969.

Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot for two weeks at his rather posh practice.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot Spratt's rather posh practice

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Howard Marion Crawford as the Duke, Richard Caldicot as Sir Raymond Beecham, Garard Green as the Butler, Rosalind Adams as the Nurse and Fenella Fielding as Kitty Buckingham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

. Mayhem ensues when Simon Sparrow goes to work at Sir Lancelot's rather posh practice.

Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot for two weeks at his rather posh practice. Of course the usual mayhem ensues. Episode 10 of 13.

Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot for two weeks at his rather posh practice. Of course the usual mayhem ensues. Episode 10 of 13.

Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot at his rather posh practice, where mayhem ensues. Episode 10 of 13.

Simon Sparrow goes to work for Sir Lancelot for two weeks at his rather posh practice. Of course the usual mayhem ensues.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Sparrow inadvertently gets himself engaged and it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

Stars Richard Briers.

From August 1969.

Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it is up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

Simon Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Alethea Charlton as Anthea de Beere-Sidebotham, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Mrs de Beere-Sidebotham and Peter Williams as Mr de Beere-Sidebotham.

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

Sparrow gets inadvertently betrothed, so it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

Sparrow inadvertently gets himself engaged and it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out. Episode 11 of 13.

Dr Sparrow gets himself engaged and it's up to Benskin and Spratt to help him out. Starring Richard Briers. Episode 11 of 13.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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A tale of confusion as the x-ray of a dead ostrich leads Simon's friends to believe that he won't be with them for long.

An X-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight.

Stars Richard Briers.

From August 1969.

An x-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight.

An x-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

An x-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans, Dandy Nichols as Mrs Travers and Kathleen Helme as Sister

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

An x-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Sir Lancelot Spratt, Ray Cooney as Tony Benskin, Norma Ronald as Wendy Swithenbank, Edward Cast as Taffy Evans, Dandy Nichols as Mrs Travers and Kathleen Helme as Sister

Producer: David Hatch
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1969.

An X-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight. Stars Richard Briers. From August 1969.

. An X-ray mix-up leads Simon Sparrow's confused friends to fear his end is in sight.

An x-ray mix up leads Dr Sparrow's confused friends to believe that he won't be with them for long.

Classic 1960s medical sitcom starring Richard Briers, sequel to Doctor in the House.

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Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning.

Stars Richard Briers.

From September 1969.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning. Stars Richard Briers. From September 1969.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning.

Simon Sparrow must sit his surgeon's exam and get wed to Wendy all in one morning. Stars Richard Briers. From September 1969.