"A Bit of a Do" (1989) {The Crowning of Miss Frozen Chicken (UK) (#1.5)} TV Season

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Overview "A Bit of a Do" Season 01 Episode 05 (S01E05)



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Production Company
Yorkshire Television (YTV) [gb]

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Release Date
(UK) - 10 February 1989

Running Time
49 (DVD)



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Full Cast

  1. Chapman, Paul (I) as [Laurence Rodenhurst] <4>
  2. Foskett, Wayne (I) as [Elvis Simcock] <10>
  3. Hastings, Nigel (I) as [Simon Rodenhurst] <11>
  4. Hebden, Malcolm as [Alec the Barman] <13>
  5. Jason, David (I) as [Ted Simcock] <1>
  6. Jayston, Michael as [Neville Badger] <5>
  7. Thewlis, David as [Paul Simcock] <8>
  8. Wylton, Tim as [Rodney Sillitoe] <7>
  9. Cole, Stephanie (I) as [Betty Sillitoe] <6>
  10. Cotterill, Chrissie as [Denise Saltmarsh] <14>
  11. Drury, Karen as [Carol Fordingbridge] <12>
  12. Holm, Sarah-Jane as [Jenny Simcock] <9>
  13. Pagett, Nicola as [Liz Rodenhurst] <3>
  14. Taylor, Gwen (I) as [Rita Simcock] <2>

Full Plot

Rodney has now bought Ted's foundry,causing some bitterness, so that when Ted turns up for the crowning of Miss Frozen Chicken (UK) sponsored by Rodney's Cock a Doodle chicken factory he refuses to speak to him. Rita also falls out with Betty after pointing out that her extreme drinking is well-known though,strangely,Elvis and Simon become friends. After letting in feminist protesters Paul admits his indiscretion with Carol to Jenny,who leaves him. However the evening's biggest shock comes when Liz and Neville announce that they plan to marry,upsetting Rita,though she still refuses to reconcile with Ted. don @ minifie-1 Plot not found

Dress Designers

  1. Hurst, Val


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  1. Baker, Jennie (assistant stage manager)
  2. Black, Fiona (stage manager)
  3. Noble, David (II) (floor manager)
  4. Tattersall, Chris (production assistant)
  5. Wilkinson, Mike (I) (studio supervisor)