Connect with us

TV

On The House (ITV Sitcom, Kenneth Connor, John Junkin)

Published

on

On The House ITV Sitcom John Junkin Kenneth Connor

Sitcom On The House took us on to the worksites of Thomas Clackwood and sons, a firm of builders. Gussie Sissons (Kenneth Connor) was the bolshy chief labourer who was always looking for ways to get the lads out on Strike. Site foreman was Charlie Cattermole (John Kinkin).

Guest stars included Hermione Baddeley, Patrick Newell, Brian Glover, Madeline Smith, Imogen Hassall, Milo O’Shea, Patrick Troughton and Paula Wilcox.

Cast: Kenneth Connor as Gussie Sissons; John Junkin as Charlie Cattermole; John Normington as ‘Old’ Fred Spooner; Tommy Godfrey as Arnold Pugh; Gordon Rollings as Walter (Season 1); Peter Attard as Stanley (Season 1); Derek Griffiths as Derek (Season 2); Robin Askwith as Harvey (Season 2)

Writer: Sid Colin / Producer: David Mallett / Executive Producer: John Duncan

UK / ITV – Yorkshire / 12×30 minute episodes / 24 September 1970 – 27 May 1971