Morecambe & Wise

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Morecambe & Wise Episode Guide

The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 1
Broadcast08/04/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsFlora Robson, Esther Ofarim, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Peter & Alex, Ann Hamilton, Alan Curtis, David March, Janet Webb
SketchesPiano: sixty seconds, Employment office, Shoes, Impressing Flora Robson, Flora Robson, Queen Elizabeth The First Of England part one, Draughts, Talking doll
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 2
Broadcast22/04/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsArthur Lowe, Susan Maughan, Robert Young, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Ann Hamilton, Frank Tregar, Rex Rashley, Janet Webb, John Le Mesurier, John Laurie, James Beck, Ian Lavender, Arnold Ridley
SketchesArthur Lowe meets Janet Webb, Marriage guidance, Ernie Wise sings, Going up to the flat, The facts of life, Out with baby, Piano: whizzing creature, Pulpit: accordion, Play introduction, Monty On The Bonty
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 3
Broadcast06/05/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsFrank Ifield, The Settlers, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Richard Caldicot, Michael Ward, Gordon Clyde, Ann Hamilton, Grazina Frame, Brychan Powell, Janet Webb
SketchesEric’s replacement, Monks; no talking, The Connoisseurs: antiques, Milk, Falling dream, Coming-and-going illness, Jewellery shop, Boarding ramp, The fellow writer
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 4
Broadcast20/05/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsJack Jones, Sheila Southern, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Ann Hamilton, Gordon Clyde, Rex Rashley, Grazina Frame, Frank Tregar, Lillian Padmore, Michael Mulcaster, Stanley Mason, Janet Webb
SketchesModelling Ern's body, Wind, Record shop, Love letters, Dracula books a room, Goodbye, Harmonicas and Arthur Tolcher, The Invisible Man, Nasty thing flu
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 5
Broadcast03/06/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsGlenda Jackson, Mary Hopkin, Ronnie Hilton, Ann Hamilton, Janet Webb
SketchesErnie’s retirement, Train compartment full of vicars, No more lettuce, Glenda Jackson visits the flat, Felling safe, Antony & Cleopatra
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 6
Broadcast17/06/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsIan Carmichael, Matt Munro, Kiki Dee, Peter & Alex, Ann Hamilton, Charles Rayford, Melanie Fraser, Janet Webb
SketchesErnie’s education - 23 A leves, The Return Of Sherlock Holmes, Wig shop, Fed-up and listless, Police visit, Hands across the table, Jake The Peg, Ian Carmichael introduction, Murder In Mayfair
The Morecambe and Wise Show (BBC) Series 5 Episode 7
Broadcast15/07/1971
Running Time45 mins
Written ByEddie Braben
GuestsTrio Athenee, Design, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Ann Hamilton, Rex Rashley, Gerald Case, Janet Webb
SketchesNewspaper review, Piano: explodes, Multilingual Hotel, Pulpit: personal prayer, Fishing, The reversals, Going to Hollywood - Bobe Hope's scriptwriter