TV Series | | Comedy, Drama
Martin Bryce (Richard Briers) is a committee man. He has numerous schemes and committees organized around the neighborhood. He is so obsessive about every detail of everything he does, he ... See full summary »
Ann Davies suggested Peter Egan to be cast, aware of how well he and her husband Richard Briers had got on together in the BBC's production of George Bernard Shaw's Arms and the Man (1983). Davies played Martin's Mole Valley Valves secretary Mrs Ripper in the final two episodes of the series.
We're a very close close.
Martin's obsession with turning the telephone receiver s certain way changes from the cord being on the right in earlier episodes and on the left in later ones.