Porridge Series 1
Contains:- Pilot: Prisoner & Escort; Episode 1: New Faces, Old Hands; Episode 2: The Hustler; Episode 3: A Night In. Also contains a pair of Two Ronnies sketches, 'Minister of Cuts' & 'The Vagabond Lover' & Blue Peter visits the Porridge set to talk to Ronnie Barker, Fulton Mackay and Richard Beckinsale. Running time: 120 minutes. 2 entertain DVD.
This collection presents every episode of the classic 1970s comedy Porridge, which stars Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale (father of actress Kate Beckinsale) as prison inmates. Lennie Godber (Beckinsale) is the new kid on the block, and, luckily, tough guy Norman Stanley 'Fletch' Fletcher (Barker) is looking out for him
All 20 episodes of the classic sitcom, starring Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale, set in Slade Prison. Small-time career criminal Fletcher (Barker) takes first-timer Godber (Beckinsale) under his wing to show him the ropes, all the while trying to get one over on officious prison officer Mr Mackay (Fulton Mackay). Season 1 episodes are: 'New Faces, Old Hands', 'The Hustler', 'A Night In', 'A Day Out', 'Ways and Means' and 'Men Without Women'.