|From 01/11/1948||20141224 (BBC7)|
Jimmy Jewel and Ben Warriss settle into a new flat over a disused fire station.
Dopey Jimmy Jewel and fast-talking Ben Warriss settle into their new flat over a disused fire station. Desperate Jimmy's in love and needs cash fast...
The sole surviving episode from 4 series of 'Up The Pole' which ran from 1947 - 1952. In the first series, the duo ran an Arctic trading post. First cousins, Jewel and Warriss found great success on stage, film, radio and TV in the post-war years.
With Claude Dampier, Jon Pertwee, Betty Paul and Roger Snowdon.
Music by the Five Smith Brothers and the Dance Orchestra - conducted by Stanley Black
Scripted by Ronnie Hanbury.
Producer: George Inns
First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in November 1948.
Popular double act Jimmy Jewel and Ben Warriss settle into a new flat over a disused fire station. With Jon Pertwee. From November 1948.