Dad's Army

Series 8 - 8. For the Love of Three Oranges

For the Love of Three Oranges

About this programme

8/8. The vicar holds a Comforts for the Troops Fund bazaar at which Mainwaring finds himself bidding against Pike for a highly prized orange. The private reveals a stubborn streak that costs the thick-skinned captain an arm and a leg. Christmas edition of the classic comedy originally shown in 1976, starring Arthur Lowe and Ian Lavender. Last in the series.

Cast and crew

Cast

Capt Mainwaring
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson
John Le Mesurier
L Cpl Jones
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer
John Laurie
Pte Godfrey
Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden Hodges
Bill Pertwee
Vicar
Frank Williams
Verger
Edward Sinclair
Mrs Fox
Pamela Cundell
Mrs Pike
Janet Davies
Mrs Yeatman
Oliver Mercer
Dolly
Joan Cooper
Mr Gordon
Eric Longworth
Private
Colin Bean

Crew

Director
David Croft
Producer
David Croft
Writer
Jimmy Perry
Writer
David Croft
Categories
Sitcom