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Dad’s Army: My Brother and I (S8EP7 BBC-1 26 Dec 1975, )



My Brother and I: Second Xmas Special. Mainwaring’s drunken brother Barry arrives in Walmington claiming that their father’s pocket watch, held by Mainwaring, belongs to him. Mainwaring gives him the pocket watch to assuage him, but he gatecrashes Mainwaring’s party for local dignitaries.

Cast: Arthur Lowe (Captain George Mainwaring), John Le Mesurier (Sergeant Arthur Wilson), Clive Dunn (Lance Corporal Jack Jones), John Laurie (Private James Frazer), Arnold Ridley (Private Charles Godfrey), Ian Lavender (Private Frank Pike), Arthur Lowe (Barry Mainwaring), Bill Pertwee (Chief Warden Hodges), Frank Williams (Vicar), Edward Sinclair (Verger), Colin Bean (Private Sponge), Penny Irving, Arnold Diamond

Original Airdate: 26 Dec 1975 on BBC-1
Series: Dad’s Army Season 8 Episode 7