The British Sitcom Guide


Programme: Down the 'Gate
Broadcast: 1975 - 1976   ( ITV )
Episodes: 12 (2 series)
Starring: Reg Varney, Dilys Laye, Reg Lye
Written by: Maurice Sellar, Roy Tuvey
Directed by: William G Stewart, Alan Tarrant
Production: ATV More info

Sitcom about Reg Furnell, a porter at Billingsgate Fish Market.

BSG Review:

This sitcom is a real black spot on Varney's CV. "Down the 'Gate" managed two series, it was a good idea but turned out to be a complete disaster to put it nicely.

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