Bloomers

Bloomers Title Card

BBC
Season 1 Episode 1
Episode aired 26 September 1979
Barely employed actor STAN wakes after a drunken fight with his girlfriend LENA.  Discovering his rubber plant snapped in two, he follows an attractive woman, DIANA, into a florist where he buys a replacement plant.

Lena appears and  talks to Dingley, blaming Stan for the dead plant, for which she also buys a replacement.

Stan agrees to go into partnership with Dingley.

BBC
Season 1 Episode 2
Episode aired 4 October 1979

Stan works out a business arrangement with Diana, the lonely divorcee.

Programme Notes

The series only lasted five episodes due to the untimely death of star Richard Beckinsale at the tragically young age of 31.
June Ritchie

1938-

Richard Beckinsale

1947-1979

Richard Beckinsale

Stan Partridge
David Swift

1931-2016

David Swift

Dingley Paisley