Are You Being Served?
Are You Being Served? Follows the misadventures of the staff of a retail floor of a fictional London department store called Grace Brothers.
It's 1988 and Young Mr Grace is determined to drag Grace Brothers into, well 1988, but he has a problem on his hands. Mr Humphries, Captain Peacock, Mr Rumbold and Mrs Slocombe all seem to be stuck in another era. A new member of staff, Mr Conway, joins the team - but will he help shake things up or will he just put a cat among the pigeons?
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The new cast included Bafta-award winning Jason Watkins (The Lost Honour Of Christopher Jefferies) who played the role of Mr Humphries; Sherrie Hewson (Benidorm, Coronation Street) played Mrs Slocombe; John Challis (Only Fools And Horses) played Captain Peacock; Roy Barraclough (Coronation Street) was Mr Grainger; Arthur Smith (comedian and writer) played Mr Harmon; Justin Edwards (The Thick Of It) played Mr Rumbold and Niky Wardley (The Catherine Tate Show) was Miss Brahms.
Are You Being Served? was in residence for one week in HQ1 and was filmed front of a studio audience as part of a BBC landmark comedy season to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the television sitcom.