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Bless This House 

Bless This House centres on life in Birch Avenue, Putney, where travelling stationery salesman Sid Abbott (Sidney James) and his wife Jean (Diana Coupland) live with their teenagers: Mike (... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sidney James ...  Sid Abbott / ... 65 episodes, 1971-1976
Diana Coupland Diana Coupland ...  Jean Abbott 65 episodes, 1971-1976
Robin Stewart ...  Mike Abbott 65 episodes, 1971-1976
Sally Geeson Sally Geeson ...  Sally Abbott 65 episodes, 1971-1976
Anthony Jackson Anthony Jackson ...  Trevor Lewis 44 episodes, 1971-1976
Patsy Rowlands ...  Betty Lewis 21 episodes, 1971-1976
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Bless This House centres on life in Birch Avenue, Putney, where travelling stationery salesman Sid Abbott (Sidney James) and his wife Jean (Diana Coupland) live with their teenagers: Mike (Robin Stewart) is fresh from art college and more pre-occupied with protests than finding a job; and trendy schoolgirl Sally (Sally Geeson). Sally is 16 and Mike is 18. Sid and Jean constantly battle to comprehend the new generation's permissive ways and are usually out-of-touch. Their neighbours and best friends are Trevor (Anthony Jackson) and his wife Betty (Patsy Rowlands). Written by brandon downs

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 1971 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Mr. Abbott e famiglia See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Thames Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(65 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

As of 2018, Sally Geeson is now the only surviving member of the original regular main cast. See more »

Quotes

Jean Abbott: Any minute now, Sid will be coming round, begging for his cocoa.
Betty Lewis: Any minute now, Trevor will be round begging for his - and it won't be cocoa!
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Spin-off Bless This House (1972) See more »

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One of the great comedys of its time
6 April 2000 | by Robbo-3See all my reviews

With Sid James(of Carry on fame) as the dad of this household you are guaranteed to get a laugh from this tv series. If you in any way like any of the old programmes like On the buses,George & Mildred,Love thy neighbour and lots more about at approx the same time then you will certainly like this show......


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