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Programme: Only When I Laugh
Broadcast: 1979 - 1982   ( ITV )
Episodes: 29 (4 series)
Starring: James Bolam, Peter Bowles, Christopher Strauli
Written by: Eric Chappell
Directed by: Vernon Lawrence
Production: Yorkshire Television More info

Lorry driver Roy Figgis is in hospital. Whilst there he has to put up with the doctors in his ward. Along with Archie Glover and Norman Binns (fellow ward patients), Roy somehow manages to find plenty of ways of getting into trouble.

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A very popular and funny sitcom created by Chappell shortly after he had finished writing the smash hit " Rising Damp ".

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