ARE YOU BEING SERVED? MR HUMPHRIES AND CREW ARE BACK!


Mr Humphries, Captain Peacock and co are about to reappear in a one-off special of the 1970s sitcom Are You Being Served?

Set in 1998, picking up where the original series ended, it will follow young Mr Grace (Mathew Horne) as he tries to modernise Grace Brothers but faces problems with Mr Humphries (Jason Watkins), Captain Peacock (John Challis) and Mrs Slocombe (Sherrie Hewson).

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The special will be filmed next month in front of a studio audience at Media City, Salford, before airing on BBC One later in the year.

It was commissioned as part of the BBC’s “landmark comedy season”, designed to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the television sitcom format.