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Play for Today: Keep an Eye on Albert (S6EP5 BBC One 11 Nov 1975, David Daker)



Keep an Eye on Albert: Pubs, pigeons, weight-lifting – that’s Terry’s life, and his wife Glenda feels neglected. But now Terry’s best mate, Albert, is on leave from the Merchant Navy, and Albert knows how to treat a lady.

Cast: Susan Tracy (Glenda), David Daker (Terry), Derrick O’Connor (Albert), Paul Malkin (Gary), Dickie Arnold (‘Jab’ Bowen), Alan Starkey (Timekeeper), Philip Jackson (Tarpy), Freddie Fletcher (Jim), Paul Shane (Moffa), Kenneth MacDonald (John), Joe Belcher (Sid), Liz Smith (Mrs Oxfam), Gary Hopkins (Edward), Gordon Rollings (Oxfam), Lizzie Mickery [as Liz Mickery] (Sandra), Judy Liebert (Susan), Peter Richards (Gregory)

Written by Brian Glover; produced by Ann Scott; directed by Michael Tuchner

Airdate: 11 Nov 1975 on BBC One

Series: Play for Today Season 6 Episode 5

Show Info: Play for Today is a British television anthology drama series, produced by the BBC and transmitted on BBC1 from 1970 to 1984.