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20080903 (BBC7)

An asylum seeker sparks some political tit-for-tat posturing.

Starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

From April 1966.

1968030020060413 (BBC7)
20060414 (BBC7)
20070711 (BBC7)
20070712 (BBC7)
20080917 (BBC7)

The Ambassador is not impressed at the latest directive aiming to improve Britain's image abroad.

The Ambassador's not impressed at a directive aiming to improve Britain's image abroad.

Starring Derek Francis.

From March 1968.

Mr Pettigrew's Life Story1968050020100709 (BBC7)
20100710 (BBC7)
20130215 (BBC7)

The First Secretary reveals how a liking for the ladies has always got him into trouble.

The First Secretary reveals how a liking for the ladies has always got him into trouble. With Frank Thornton. From May 1968.

National Grumpshog Week20100604 (BBC7)
20100605 (BBC7)
20121221 (BBC7)

HMS Troutbridge joins the British Embassy staff in local celebrations. Stars Derek Francis

HMS Troutbridge joins the British Embassy staff in local celebrations. Stars Derek Francis and Stephen Murray. From April 1966.

The British Embassy, with HMS Troutbridge, joins local celebrations.

Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

From April 1966.

The Party20100625 (BBC7)
20100626 (BBC7)
20130118 (BBC7)

Sir Jeremy plays host to the great and the good - and his despised brother-in-law.

With Derek Nimmo.

0101The New Ambassador19660315
0102Overseas Economy19660322
0103Security1966032920100528 (BBC7)
20100529 (BBC7)
20121214 (BBC7)

British Embassy staff suspect that Russians next door are bugging them.

Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

From March 1966.

0104The Princess19660405
010519660412
0106A Trip To London1966041920100611 (BBC7)
20100612 (BBC7)
20130104 (BBC7)

British Embassy staff panic with their lease in Tratvia set to expire.

0107The Spy1966042620030904 (BBC7)
20060330 (BBC7)
20060331 (BBC7)
20070627 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20100618 (BBC7)
20100619 (BBC7)
20130111 (BBC7)
20130112 (BBC7)

An asylum seeker sparks some political tit-for-tat posturing.

From April 1966.

Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

Mitzi the cleaner saves the day at the Embassy.

0108The Tratvian Jails19660503
0109The Tratvian State Casino19660510
011019660517
011119660524
011219660531
0113 LASTThe Turkish Ambassador19660607
0201The Grand Order19670117
0202The Wine Festival19670124
0203Economic Problems19670131
0204The Birthday Surprise19670207
020519670214
0206Tania Nostrova19670221
0207The Oil Rig19670228
0208The Launching19670307
0209The Missing Document19670314
021019670321
0210Students Exchange1997032120030911 (BBC7)
20060406 (BBC7)
20060407 (BBC7)
20070704 (BBC7)
20070705 (BBC7)
20080910 (BBC7)
20100702 (BBC7)
20100703 (BBC7)
20130125 (BBC7)

Sir Jeremy has to deal with his decidedly undiplomatic nephew.

From March 1967.

Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

Sir Jeremy has to deal with his decidedly undiplomatic nephew. From March 1967.

At the British Embassy in Tratvia, what can Sir Jeremy do about his decidedly undiplomatic nephew?

Starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

0211The French Ambassador19670328
0212Power Cuts19670404
0213The Comprehensive School19670411
0214 LAST19670418
0301A Question Of Convenience19680312
0301The King's Hostess19680305
030219680312
0303Sir Jeremy Goes On Holiday1968031920100723 (BBC7)
20100724 (BBC7)
20130201 (BBC7)

When the cat's away, the mice want him back! An ambassador in demand.

0304Up The Pole1968032620030918 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)
20100717 (BBC7)
20130208 (BBC7)

The British Ambassador in Tratvia is flagging up trouble.

From March 1968.

Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton.

The British Ambassador in Tratvia is flagging up trouble. From March 1968.

The British Ambassador in Tratvia is flagging up trouble. Stars Derek Francis and Frank Thornton. From March 1968.

0305The Leak19680402

by Lawrie Wyman with Frank Thornton and Derek Francis

H.E. Sir Jeremy Crighton Buller ,

K.C.M.G., British Ambassador to

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

0306The China Figures19680409

by Lawrie Wyman with Derek Francis and Frank Thornton

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

030719680416

by Lawrie Wyman with Frank Thornton and Derek Francis and a special appearance by Leslie Phillips

Produced by Alastair SCOTT JOHNSTON

030819680423

by Lawrie Wyman with Derek Francis and Frank Thornton

Being a chronicle of events in and around Her Bhtannic Majesty 's Embassy to the Kingdom of Tratvia

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

030919680430

by Lawrie Wyman with Frank Thornton and Derek Francis

Announcer. MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

031019680507

by Lawrie Wyman starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton

Announcer. MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

031119680514

by Lawrie Wyman with Frank Thornton and Derek Francis

A chronicle of events in and around Her Britannic Majesty's Embassy to the Kingdom of Tralvia.

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

031219680521

by Lawrie Wyman starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton

Announcer, MICHAEL De MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

031319680528

by Lawrie Wyman with Frank Thornton and Derek Francis

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN

Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

031419680604

by Lawrie Wyman starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton

Announcer, MICHAEL DE MORGAN Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

0315 LAST19680611