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Ken Handley's got a problem - Ken Handley's in advertising...

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin.

Episodes

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20080807 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ad copywriter Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a campaign for the Samaritans. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 6 of 6.

20080808 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ad copywriter Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a campaign for the Samaritans. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 6 of 6.

20110504 (BBC7)

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis, Sheila Stefael and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis and Sheila Stefael.

20080821 BT=1700 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market a nasal spray bearing her name. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 2 of 6.

20080822 BT=0630 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market a nasal spray bearing her name. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 2 of 6.

20070108 BT=1400 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6.

20070109 BT=0600 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6.

20050217 BT=1430 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6

20050218 BT=0630 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6

20080717 BT=1700 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause more problems. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 2 of 6.

20080718 BT=0630 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause more problems. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 2 of 6.

20050817 BT=1400 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

20050818 BT=0600 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

20110420 (BBC7)

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

20061127 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Comedy about the advertising world. As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else. Episode 2 of 6.

20061128 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Comedy about the advertising world. As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for others. Episode 2 of 6.

20061204 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Comedy series set in the world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. A giant squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Episode 3 of 6.

20061205 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Comedy series set in the world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. A giant squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Episode 3 of 6.

20061211 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Comedy series set in the world of advertising. Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date he can't stop thinking about advertising. Episode 4 of 6.

20061212 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Comedy series set in the world of advertising. Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date he can't stop thinking about advertising. Episode 4 of 6.

20061225 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Comedy series. Martin Jarvis stars as Ken, an ad copywriter, who this week has the job of promoting the Samaritans. Episode 6 of 6.

20061226 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Comedy series. Martin Jarvis stars as Ken, an ad copywriter, who this week has the job of promoting the Samaritans. Episode 6 of 6.

20061218 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Comedy series. The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. With Martin Jarvis. Episode 5 of 6.

20061219 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Comedy series. The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. With Martin Jarvis. Episode 5 of 6.

20070101 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Ken gets a model girlfriend. Episode 1 of 6.

20070102 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Ken gets a model girlfriend. Episode 1 of 6.

20061023 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken? Episode 3 of 6.

20061024 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken? Episode 3 of 6.

20080612 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Is the strain of an advertising career getting to Ken Handley? Starring Martin Jarvis, Wendy Richard and Sheila Steafel. Episode 3 of 6.

20080613 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Is the strain of an advertising career getting to Ken Handley? Starring Martin Jarvis, Wendy Richard and Sheila Steafel. Episode 3 of 6.

20050310 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems - but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20050311 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems - but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20070129 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20070130 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20040504 BT=1400 Duration=30 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account.

20040504 BT=2100 Duration=30 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account.

20080911 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy both have marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20080912 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy both have marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

20080814 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken gets a model girlfriend. Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Episode 1 of 6.

20080815 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken gets a model girlfriend. Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Episode 1 of 6.

20110427 (BBC7)

Ken Handley fancies a winter break, but can he escape the ad agency? Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

20070122 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem - not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married again. Episode 4 of 6.

20070123 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem - not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married again. Episode 4 of 6.

20050303 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem - not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married... again. Episode 4 of 6.

20050304 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem - not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married... again. Episode 4 of 6.

20080904 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem. He not only works in advertising, but he's about to get married - again. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20080905 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has a problem. He not only works in advertising, but he's about to get married - again. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20080703 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has finally quit! But will he stay 'quit' for long? Martin Jarvis stars as the ad man with a conscience. Episode 6 of 6.

20080704 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has finally quit! But will he stay 'quit' for long? Martin Jarvis stars as the ad man with a conscience. Episode 6 of 6.

20061009 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 1 of 6.

20061010 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 1 of 6.

20050630 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20041230 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations.

20041230 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations.

20041231 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations.

20110406 (BBC7)

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire with Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

20041118 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken Handly is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20041118 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Ken Handly is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20041119 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken Handly is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20041125 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests.

20041125 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests.

20041126 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests.

20061016 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tory party - and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests. Episode 2 of 6.

20061017 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tory party - and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests. Episode 2 of 6.

20080619 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken is a man with a problem. He has a conscience, but he works in advertising. Can he write cigarette ads? With Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20080620 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken is a man with a problem. He has a conscience, but he works in advertising. Can he write cigarette ads? With Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20040511 BT=1400 Duration=30 (BBC7)

Ken is experiencing conflicting emotions over the women in his life. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20040511 BT=2100 Duration=30 (BBC7)

Ken is experiencing conflicting emotions over the women in his life. Starring Martin Jarvis.

20070205 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken is having problems over the women in his life and Leo Gale is up for another ad. Lockwood West and Martin Jarvis star. Episode 6 of 6.

20070206 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken is having problems over the women in his life and Leo Gale is up for another ad. Lockwood West and Martin Jarvis star. Episode 6 of 6.

20050317 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken is having problems over the women in his life and Leo Gale is up for another ad. Lockwood West and Martin Jarvis star.

20110413 (BBC7)

Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

20080724 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Ken's supposed to be relaxing, but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20080725 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken's supposed to be relaxing, but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

20061106 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley - a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

20061107 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley - a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

20080626 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley - a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

20080627 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley - a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

20080529 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis stars in Guy Jenkin and Jon Canter's 1982 advertising satire. Ken Handley is promoting motorway service stations. Episode 1 of 6.

20080530 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis stars in Guy Jenkin and Jon Canter's 1982 advertising satire. Ken Handley is promoting motorway service stations. Episode 1 of 6.

20080710 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Not just preparing to divorce his wife, Ken Handley is facing a merger with another advertising agency. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 1 of 6.

20080711 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Not just preparing to divorce his wife, Ken Handley is facing a merger with another advertising agency. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 1 of 6.

20080828 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious cuckoo clocks. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 3 of 6.

20080829 BT=0630 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious cuckoo clocks. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 3 of 6.

20050224 BT=1430 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

20050225 BT=0630 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

20070115 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

20070116 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

20040420 BT=1400 Duration=30 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock.

20040420 BT=2100 Duration=30 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock.

20050127 BT=1430 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. Martin Jarvis stars.

20050127 BT=2130 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. Martin Jarvis stars.

20050128 BT=0630 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. Martin Jarvis stars.

20080731 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics ends with more catastrophes. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 5 of 6.

20080801 BT=0630 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics ends with more catastrophes. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 5 of 6.

20061030 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. Ken has a conscience. Can he write cigarette ads?

20061031 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. Ken has a conscience. Can he write cigarette ads?

20061113 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. Ken has finally quit. But will he stay quit for long? Episode 6 of 6.

20061114 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising starring Martin Jarvis as Ken Handley. Ken has finally quit. But will he stay quit? Episode 6 of 6.

20061120 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising. Ken is preparing to divorce his wife, and facing a merger with another advertising agency. Episode 1 of 6.

20061121 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The comedy series set in the world of advertising. Ken is preparing to divorce his wife, and facing a merger with another advertising agency. Episode 1 of 6.

20080605 BT=1700 (BBC7)

When Ken writes copy for the Conservatives, he rues his days of hitch-hiking and peace protests. From January 1982. Episode 2 of 6.

20080606 BT=0630 (BBC7)

When Ken writes copy for the Conservatives, he rues his days of hitch-hiking and peace protests. From January 1982. Episode 2 of 6.

04/05/201120110505 (BBC7)

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis and Sheila Stefael.

13/04/201120110414 (BBC7)

Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates.

20/04/201120110421 (BBC7)

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns.

27/04/201120110428 (BBC7)

Ken Handley fancies a winter break, but can he escape the ad agency?

01Model Girlfriend20050210 (BBC7)
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20050921 (BBC7)
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20070101 (BBC7)
20070102 (BBC7)
20080814 (BBC7)
20080815 (BBC7)

Ken gets a model girlfriend.

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin.

Ken gets a model girlfriend in Guy Jenkin's advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin.

Ken gets a model girlfriend in Guy Jenkin's advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin.

01 OF 6.20050921 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken gets a model girlfriend. Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Episode 1 of 6.

01 OF 6.20050922 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken gets a model girlfriend. Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin. Episode 1 of 6.

01 OF 6.20050810 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley (Martin Jarvis) is preparing to divorce his wife, and facing a merger with another advertising agency. Episode 1 of 6.

01 OF 6.20050811 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley (Martin Jarvis) is preparing to divorce his wife, and facing a merger with another advertising agency. Episode 1 of 6.

01 OF 6.20050629 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 1 of 6.

0220050928 BT=1400 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6.

0220050929 BT=0600 (BBC7)

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray. Episode 2 of 6.

0220050106 BT=1430 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

0220050106 BT=2130 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

0220050107 BT=0630 (BBC7)

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

0220050706 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests. Episode 2 of 6.

0220050707 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests. Episode 2 of 6.

0320050113 (BBC7)
20050114 (BBC7)
20050204 (BBC7)

0320050113 BT=1430 (BBC7)

A seven foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Happiness... is a career in advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis.

0320050113 BT=2130 (BBC7)

A seven foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Happiness... is a career in advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis.

0320050114 BT=0630 (BBC7)

A seven foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Happiness... is a career in advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis.

0320050824 BT=1400 (BBC7)

A seven-foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Happiness... is a career in advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 3 of 6.

0320050825 BT=0600 (BBC7)

A seven-foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team. Happiness... is a career in advertising. Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 3 of 6.

0320050713 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley? Martin Jarvis stars. Episode 3 of 6.

0320050714 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley? Martin Jarvis stars. Episode 3 of 6.

0320041202 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley? Martin Jarvis stars.

0320041202 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley? Martin Jarvis stars.

0320041203 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley? Martin Jarvis stars.

0320050204 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

0320051005 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs' cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

0320051006 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs' cuckoo clock. Episode 3 of 6.

0420050720 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley (Martin Jarvis) is an Ad man with a problem - his conscience. Episode 4 of 6.

0420050721 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley (Martin Jarvis) is an Ad man with a problem - his conscience. Episode 4 of 6.

0420050831 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising, starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

0420050901 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising, starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 4 of 6.

0420050120 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising, starring Martin Jarvis.

0420050120 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising, starring Martin Jarvis.

0420050121 BT=0630 (BBC7)

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising, starring Martin Jarvis.

04Ken Handley Has A Problem20051012 BT=1400 (BBC7)
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not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married again. Episode 4 of 6.

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0520051019 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems - but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

0520051020 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken and Sandy are both having marital problems - but at least they've won Pink Len's account. From November 1986. Episode 5 of 6.

0520050727 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley, a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

0520050728 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley, a man in advertising. And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him. Episode 5 of 6.

0520050907 BT=1400 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. Martin Jarvis stars. Episode 5 of 6.

0520050908 BT=0600 (BBC7)

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results. Martin Jarvis stars. Episode 5 of 6.

0620050803 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has finally quit! But will he stay 'quit' for long? Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 6 of 6.

0620050804 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken Handley has finally quit! But will he stay 'quit' for long? Starring Martin Jarvis. Episode 6 of 6.

0620051026 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Ken is having problems over the women in his life and Leo Gale is up for another ad. Lockwood West and Martin Jarvis star. Episode 6 of 6.

0620051027 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Ken is having problems over the women in his life and Leo Gale is up for another ad. Lockwood West and Martin Jarvis star. Episode 6 of 6.

0620050914 BT=1400 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis stars as Ken, an ad copywriter who this week has the job of selling the Samaritans. Episode 6 of 6.

0620050915 BT=0600 (BBC7)

Martin Jarvis stars as Ken, an ad copywriter who this week has the job of selling the Samaritans. Episode 6 of 6.

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Copywriter Ken's having problems with the women in his life, while Leo Gale's up for another ad.

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Copywriter Ken's having problems with the women in his life, while Leo Gale's up for another ad.

06 LAST20050203 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

06 LAST20050203 BT=2130 (BBC7)

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

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. Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

. Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire with Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire with Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Ken Handley is preparing a campaign to promote the virtues of motorway service stations.

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin.

Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin."Ken Handley pitches to a motorway services chain. Advertising satire from January 1982.

Guy Jenkins' advertising sitcom with Martin Jarvis, Lockwood West and Christopher Godwin."

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Ken has to write copy for the Tories and rues the day when he used to hitch-hike and attend peace protests.

Activist turned ad writer Ken Handley finds himself assigned to the Conservative Party.

Activist turned ad writer Ken Handley finds himself assigned to the Conservative Party. Stars Martin Jarvis. From January 1982.

. Activist turned ad writer Ken Handley finds himself assigned to the Conservative Party.

Activist turned ad writer Ken Handley finds himself assigned to the Conservative Party. Stars Martin Jarvis. From January 1982.

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. Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates. From January 1982.

Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates. From January 1982.

Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Ken faces a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard.

Ken's in a dilemma when he wins an award for an ad campaign he hates.

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. Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. From January 1982.

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. From January 1982.

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken is in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard.

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken is in a dilemma over two ad campaigns. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From January 1982.

Cigarettes or no smoking? Ken's in a dilemma over two ad campaigns.

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. Ad man Ken Handley tries out a break for a Devon campaign. From January 1982.

Ken Handley fancies a winter break, but can he escape the ad agency?

Ken Handley fancies a winter break, but can he escape the ad agency? Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

Martin Jarvis portrays Ken Handley - a man in advertising.

And a man trying to have a holiday, if his work will let him.

Ad man Ken Handley tries out a break for a Devon campaign.

Ken Handley fancies a winter break, but can he escape the ad agency? Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard.

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. Ad man with a conscience Ken Handley finally quits, but for how long? From February 1982.

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis and Wendy Richard.

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis, Sheila Stefael and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency.

Angry Ken Handley looks set to quit the ad agency. Stars Martin Jarvis, Sheila Stefael and Wendy Richard. From February 1982.

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. All set for divorce and a new home, ad man Ken Handley gets a surprise at the agency.

All set for divorce and a new home, ad man Ken Handley gets a surprise at the agency. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Ken is preparing to divorce his wife, and facing a merger with another advertising agency.

All set for divorce and a new home, ad man Ken Handley gets a surprise at the agency. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

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Three Deborahs, one stingy bank and an impending divorce perplex ad man Ken Handley.

Martin Jarvis stars in Guy Jenkin and Jon Canter’s satire set in the competitive world of advertising

Ken Handley.... Martin Jarvis
Sandy.... Christopher Godwin
Freddie.... Lockwood West
Deborah.... Rosalind Ayres
Ambrose.... Paul Jesson
Stella.... Imelda Staunton
Stella's Heavy.... Jim Carter
Angus.... Michael Jenner
Researcher.... Stacey Tendeter
Subjects.... David Peart/Michael Jenner
Mr Cheater.... James Griffiths

With Joss Ackland, James Griffiths, Miriam Margolyes, John Shrapnel and David Tate.

Producer: Pete Atkin

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1984.

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

. Three Deborahs, one stingy bank and an impending divorce perplex ad man Ken Handley.

Three Deborahs, one stingy bank and an impending divorce perplex ad man Ken Handley. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Three Deborahs, one stingy bank and an impending divorce perplex ad man Ken Handley. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

As Ken struggles to forget his divorce, three Deborahs, a charity and a bank cause problems for everyone else.

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A seven foot squirrel drives ad man Ken Handley nuts, but can some face cream help?

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

. A seven foot squirrel drives ad man Ken Handley nuts, but can some face cream help?

A seven foot squirrel drives ad man Ken Handley nuts, but can some face cream help? Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

A giant squirrel causes problems for the advertising team.

A seven foot squirrel causes problems for the advertising team.

Happiness...

is a career in advertising.

Is the strain of advertising getting to Ken Handley?

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

A seven-foot squirrel drives ad man Ken Handley nuts, but can some face cream help? Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

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Ken's trying to relax, but even on a date with Deborah, advertising is on his mind.

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

. Ken's trying to relax, but even on a date with Deborah advertising is on his mind.

Ken's trying to relax, but even on a date with Deborah advertising is on his mind. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Ken's trying to relax, but even on a date with Deborah advertising is on his mind. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Ken is supposed to be relaxing but even on a date he can't stop thinking about advertising.

Ken's supposed to be relaxing, but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising.

Ken is trying to relax, but even on a date with Deborah advertising is on his mind. Stars Martin Jarvis. From February 1984.

Ken's supposed to be relaxing, but even on a date with Deborah he can't stop thinking about advertising.

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. Will Ken and Sandy's plan to use a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics be a roaring success?

Will Ken and Sandy's plan to use a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics be a roaring success? Stars Martin Jarvis. From March 1984.

Will Ken and Sandy's plan to use a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics be a roaring success? Stars Martin Jarvis. From March 1984.

The advertising team's plan to hire a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics brings about unfortunate results.

Will Ken and Sandy's plan to use a lion to advertise Leo cosmetics be a roaring success?

CAST:

Ken Handley …. Martin Jarvis
John 'Sandy' Beach …. Christopher Godwin
Freddie …. Lockwood West
Deborah …. Rosalind Ayres
Ambrose …. Paul Jesson
Andy …. Chris Emmett
Christina …. Jo Manning Wilson
Film Director …. Scott Cherry
With Joss Ackland, James Griffiths, Miriam Margolyes, John Shrapnel, Imelda Staunton and David Tate

Written by John Canter and Guy Jenkin.

Producer: Pete Atkin.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1984.

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

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Ad man Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a Samaritans campaign.

Satire set in the competitive world of advertising, starring Martin Jarvis

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. Ad man Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a Samaritans campaign.

Ad man Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a Samaritans campaign. Stars Martin Jarvis. From March 1984.

Ad man Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a Samaritans campaign. Stars Martin Jarvis. From March 1984.

Ad copywriter Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he's coerced into a campaign for the Samaritans.

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

Ad man Ken Handley faces his own emergency when he is coerced into a Samaritans campaign. Stars Martin Jarvis. From March 1984.

Kenny and Sandy have to pitch for the Samaritan's advertising contract.

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. Ad man Ken Handley snags a leggy model to spy on the work of a rival agency. From 1986.

Ad man Ken Handley snags a leggy model to spy on the work of a rival agency. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

Ken's agency hires a leg model used by a rival agency, so that they can spy on the competition.

Ad man Ken Handley snags a leggy model to spy on the work of a rival agency. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

Ad man Ken Handley snags a leggy model to spy on the work of a rival agency.

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. Leg model April's snoring inspires ad man Ken's quest to win a nasal spray account.

Leg model April's snoring inspires ad man Ken's quest to win a nasal spray account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

April's snoring problem inspires Ken to market April's Nasal Spray.

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. An American TV Evangelist creates waves and ad man Ken causes a surprise. From 1986.

An American TV Evangelist creates waves and ad man Ken causes a surprise. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

The advertising firm's new client is Larry Childs, Evangelist and seller of religious items like the Larry Childs cuckoo clock.

An American TV Evangelist creates waves and ad man Ken causes a surprise.

Stars Martin Jarvis.

An American TV evangelist creates waves and an ad man Ken causes a surprise. From 1986.

An American TV evangelist creates waves and an ad man Ken causes a surprise. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

An American TV evangelist creates waves, and ad man Ken causes a surprise. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

An American TV evangelist creates waves and an ad man Ken causes a surprise. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

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. Freshly wed ad man Ken gets a wedding invite and faces upset at a photo shoot. From 1986.

Freshly wed ad man Ken gets a wedding invite and faces upset at a photo shoot. Stars Martin Jarvis. From October 1986.

Ken Handley has a problem.

He not only works in advertising, but he's about to get married - again.

Ken Handley has a problem - not only does he work in advertising, but he is about to get married again.

Freshly wed ad man Ken gets a wedding invite and faces upset at a photo shoot.

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. Ken and Sandy suffer marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's ad account.

Ken and Sandy suffer marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's ad account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986.

Ken and Sandy both suffer marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's ad account

Ken and Sandy both suffer marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's ad account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986.

Ken and Sandy both have marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's account.

Ken and Sandy both suffer marital problems, but at least they've won Pink Len's ad account. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986.

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. Ad man Ken struggles with the women in his life, and ex-boss Freddie causes a stir.

Ad man Ken struggles with the women in his life, and ex-boss Freddie causes a stir. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1996.

Ken is experiencing conflicting emotions over the women in his life.

Ad man Ken struggles with the women in his life, and ex-boss Freddie causes a stir. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986.

Ad man Ken struggles with the women in his life, and ex-boss Freddie causes a stir. Stars Martin Jarvis. From November 1986.