The Darling Buds of May

Series 3 - 5. Climb the Greasy Pole - Part One

Climb the Greasy Pole - Part One

About this programme

5/6. Part one of two. A seat becomes vacant on the local council when Sam Popham is taken ill, so Pop stands in the election, and Mariette returns from holiday with Charley. David Jason stars.

Cast and crew

Cast

Pop Larkin
David Jason
Ma Larkin
Pam Ferris
Charley
Philip Franks
Mariette Larkin
Catherine Zeta-Jones
Freda Battersby
Mel Martin
Captain Robert Battersby
David Haig
Ambrose
Colum Convey
Edith Pilchester
Rachel Bell
Brigadier
Moray Watson
Ernest Bristow
Michael Jayston
Tom Sargent
Steven Brand
Marion Winters
Rebecca Lacey
Mrs Daws
Carol Macready
Fred
Gino Melvazzi
Diana Parker
Isabelle Amyes
First woman
Anthea Askey
Second woman
Kate Shury
TV vicar
Roger Grainger
Primrose
Julie Davis
Victoria
Stephanie Ralph
Zinnia
Katherine Giles
Petunia
Christina Giles

Crew

Director
Robert Tronson
Producer
Simon Lewis
Writer
Paul Wheeler
Categories
Drama