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01Lift Off1982012820170216 (BBC7)
20170218 (BBC7)
20190108 (BBC7)
20190112 (BBC7)
20200830 (BBC7)
20200903 (BBC7)
20200904 (BBC7)
Caretaker Ramsay Potts' love of rules sparks catastrophe for an MP in a lift...

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie Spurgeon.

Starring Roy Dotrice as Ramsay Potts and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon

Sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Frank Thornton, John Graham, April Walker and John Glover.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1982.

Jobsworth caretaker Ramsay Potts' love of rules sparks catastrophe for an MP in a lift.

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Starring Roy Dotrlce as Ramsay Potts and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon

Eight-part sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

02Not To Be Used For Babies1982020420170223 (BBC7)
20190115 (BBC7)
Caretaker Ramsay awards the cleaner her own storeroom, but is keen the perk isn't abused.

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Caretaker Ramsay awards cleaner Elsie her own storeroom, but he’s keen to ensure the perk isn't abused.

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrice as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

8-part sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Pat Coombs, John Graham and Sue Holderness.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1982.

03Room To Manoeuvre1982021820170302 (BBC7)
20190122 (BBC7)
Cleaner Elsie borrows a flat for a night, but must keep caretaker Ramsay out of the way.

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrice as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Eight-part sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With John Graham, Jon Glover, Norma Ronald, Nell Brennan and Yvonne Manners.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in February 1982.

04Marriage Of Convenience1982031120170309 (BBC7)
20190129 (BBC7)
Is it wedding bells for caretaker Ramsay in a quest to keep his job?

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Wedding bells ring for caretaker Ramsay in his quest to keep his job?

Is it wedding bells for caretaker Ramsay in a quest to keep his job?

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrlce as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Eight-part sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Pat Coombs, Frank Thornton, John Graham, Jon Glover, April Walker and Benny Lee.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in March 1982.

05Jumpers1983061620170316 (BBC7)
20190205 (BBC7)
Will caretaker Ramsay have the head for heights for a dangerous job?

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrlce as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Pat Coombs, John Graham, Joe Dunlop, James Taylor and Frances Jeater.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in June 1983.

06Sisterly Feelings1983070720170323 (BBC7)
20190212 (BBC7)
Cleaner Elsie is facing eviction. Can caretaker Ramsay save the day?

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrlce as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Avis Bunnage, Jon Glover and James Taylor.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in July 1983.

07Health Can Damage Your Smoking1983072120170330 (BBC7)
20190219 (BBC7)
Can caretaker Ramsay quit cigarettes to keep his job?

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Can caretaker Ramsay manage to quit cigarettes to keep his job?

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrice as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With Jon Glover and James Taylor.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in July 1983.

08Out Of The Closet1983080420170406 (BBC7)
20190226 (BBC7)
Caretaker Ramsay needs help after a close call with the local gangster.

Comedy starring Roy Dotrice

Ramsay Potts is the jobsworth caretaker at a crumbling Edwardian block of flats, pursued by the over-amorous cleaner Elsie.

Starring Roy Dotrice as Ramsay and Patricia Hayes as Elspeth Spurgeon.

Sitcom written by Andrew Palmer and Nell Brennan.

With John Graham, John Blythe and James Taylor.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in August 1983.