Holding the Fort

Sep 05, 1980 (en) Comedy [30] Min
  • First Air Date
    Sep 05, 1980
  • Production
  • Rotten tomato
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  • Original title
    Holding the Fort
  • Release
    Sep 05, 1980
  • en
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Overview

Holding the Fort is an ITV situation comedy starring Peter Davison, Patricia Hodge and Matthew Kelly. It was an early product of the writing team of Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran. Three series were recorded, a total of twenty episodes, first aired between 1980 and 1982, concurrent with Davison also starring in Doctor Who. It was made for the ITV network by LWT The situation was a role-reversal comedy, in which the premise was that Russell Milburn becomes a "house-husband" to raise his baby daughter while his wife, Penny a captain in the Women's Royal Army Corps, goes out to work. Russell's friend Fitzroy, or "Fitz", adds to the comic tension by encouraging Russell's enthusiasm for football, pacifism and beer.

  1. Music Supervisor

  2. Producer

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Season 1 ( 1980-09-05)

In Safe Hands

Episode: 1

Jumping The Gun

Episode: 2

Come To The Aid Of The Party

Episode: 3

Twelve Good Men And Pooh

Episode: 4

After The Ball

Episode: 5

Against The Grain

Episode: 6

Over A Barrel

Episode: 7

Season 2 ( 1981-03-06)

Blood

Episode: 1

Famous First Words

Episode: 2

Over And Out

Episode: 3

Under A Cloud

Episode: 4

Lock, Stock And Barrel

Episode: 5

A Sence Of Duty

Episode: 6

Season 3 ( 1982-07-18)

Feeling The Pinch

Episode: 1

All Boys Together

Episode: 2

A Place In The Sun

Episode: 3

Under Pressure

Episode: 4

One Careful Owner

Episode: 5

Otherwise Engaged

Episode: 6

News From The Front

Episode: 7
Sep 05, 1980 (en)
Comedy
[30] Min
  • First Air Date Sep 05, 1980
  • Production
  • Rotten tomato 0%
Original Title Holding the Fort
en

Overview

Holding the Fort is an ITV situation comedy starring Peter Davison, Patricia Hodge and Matthew Kelly. It was an early product of the writing team of Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran. Three series were recorded, a total of twenty episodes, first aired between 1980 and 1982, concurrent with Davison also starring in Doctor Who. It was made for the ITV network by LWT The situation was a role-reversal comedy, in which the premise was that Russell Milburn becomes a "house-husband" to raise his baby daughter while his wife, Penny a captain in the Women's Royal Army Corps, goes out to work. Russell's friend Fitzroy, or "Fitz", adds to the comic tension by encouraging Russell's enthusiasm for football, pacifism and beer.

  1. Music Supervisor

  2. Producer