Winston

This delightful Peter Tinniswood comedy is new to BBC 7(although we have previously broadcast Winston in Love).

Nancy has recently moved to the village with her sister Rosie, her brother William and her father.

When Winston the local poacher and handyman is thrown out by his wife he invites himself to stay with them.

Starring Maurice Denham, Shirley Dixon, Liz Goulding, Christian Rodska and Bill Wallis, this series was first heard in April 1989.

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Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
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01A Happy Family1989042619891023
20070506 (BBC7)
20070506 BT=2130 (BBC7)
20081006 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20081006 (BBC7)
20081007 (BBC7)
20100314 BT=1030 (BBC7)
20100314 BT=2130 (BBC7)
20121128 (BBC7)
20121129 (BBC7)
20150715 (BBC7)
20150716 (BBC7)

This delightful Peter Tinniswood comedy is new to BBC 7(although we have previously broadcast Winston in Love).

Nancy has recently moved to the village with her sister Rosie, her brother William and her father.

When Winston the local poacher and handyman is thrown out by his wife he invites himself to stay with them.

Starring Maurice Denham, Shirley Dixon, Liz Goulding, Christian Rodska and Bill Wallis, this series was first heard in April 1989.

A manipulative rogue threatens a family's harmony. Starring Bill Wallis. From April 1989.

A manipulative rogue threatens a family's harmony. Peter Tinniswood's bawdy comedy starring Bill Wallis. From April 1989.

A manipulative rogue threatens a family's harmony.

Starring Bill Wallis.

From April 1989.

Peter Tinniswood's bawdy comedy starring Bill Wallis.

In Peter Tinniswood's bawdy comedy, a manipulative rogue threatens a family's harmony.

With Maurice Denham.

In Peter Tinniswood's uncomfortable comedy, Winston threatens Nancy's family with happiness.

A manipulative rogue threatens a family's harmony. Starring Bill Wallis. From April 1989.

02Weaving The Spells1989050319891030
20070513 (BBC7)
20081013 (BBC7)
20081014 (BBC7)
20100321 (BBC7)
20121205 (BBC7)
20121206 (BBC7)
20150722 (BBC7)
20150723 (BBC7)

Thrown out by his wife, the cordon bleu scoundrel moves into Nancy's house uninvited.

Thrown out by his wife, the cordon bleu scoundrel moves into Nancy's house uninvited. Stars Maurice Denham. From May 1989.

Stars Maurice Denham.

From May 1989.

Winston's wife has thrown him out because of his infidelities, and he has moved into Nancy's house without invitation.

Having been thrown out by his wife, the cordon bleu scoundrel moves into Nancy's house, uninvited.

With Maurice Denham.

03Without A Doubt1989051019891106
20070520 (BBC7)
20081020 (BBC7)
20081021 (BBC7)
20100328 (BBC7)
20121212 (BBC7)
20121213 (BBC7)
20150729 (BBC7)
20150730 (BBC7)

Nancy's brother and sister threaten to leave for London, and Father's drinking again.

Nancy's brother and sister threaten to leave for London, and Father's started drinking again. Stars Bill Wallis. From May 1989.

Nancy's brother and sister threaten to leave for London, and Father's started drinking again.

Stars Bill Wallis.

From May 1989.

Nancy's brother William and sister Rosie are threatening to leave for London, and her father has become a secret drinker again.

Nancy's brother and sister are threatening to leave for London, and her father has become a secret drinker again.

04What Do You Reckon?1989051719891113
20070527 (BBC7)
20081027 (BBC7)
20081028 (BBC7)
20100411 (BBC7)
20121219 (BBC7)
20121220 (BBC7)
20150805 (BBC7)
20150806 (BBC7)

Rosie's plan to live in London suits the old rogue, but where is Father plotting to go?

Rosie's plan to live in London suits the old rogue, but where is Father plotting to go? Stars Maurice Denham and Bill Wallis.

Rosie plans to go to London and set up house, and William dreams of esteem and beautiful women.

Rosie plans to go to London and set up house, and Winston hopes to have Nancy all to himself.

Stars Maurice Denham.

05Whacko Jolly Dee1989052419891120
20070603 (BBC7)
20081103 (BBC7)
20081104 (BBC7)
20100418 (BBC7)
20121226 (BBC7)
20121227 (BBC7)
20150812 (BBC7)
20150813 (BBC7)

The wily poacher's plans for a life of bliss with Nancy hit a snag.

The wily poacher's plans for a life of bliss with Nancy hit a snag. Stars Bill Wallis and Maurice Denham. From May 1989.

The wily poacher's plans for a life of bliss with Nancy hit a snag. From May 1989.

From May 1989.

Stars Bill Wallis and Maurice Denham.

Father's health gives cause for concern - especially when he gets better!

The wily poacher's plans for a life of bliss with Nancy hit a snag, following events in the shed.

Starring Maurice Denham.

06 LASTThe Village Fete1989053119891127
20070610 (BBC7)
20081110 (BBC7)
20081111 (BBC7)
20100425 (BBC7)
20130102 (BBC7)
20130103 (BBC7)

Father enjoys a remarkable recovery, while Nancy makes a big decision over the old rogue. Stars Bill Wallis. From May 1989.

Father enjoys a remarkable recovery, while Nancy makes a big decision over the old rogue.

Father has enjoyed a remarkable recovery and seems poised to live forever.

Father enjoys a remarkable recovery.

Rosie and William plan to stay at home.

Nancy decides to elope.

Stars Bill Wallis.