Are You Being Served?
The ridiculous goings-on at Grace Bros. have kept audiences laughing since 1973. This tongue-in-cheek farce, by top writers Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, is one of BBC's classic comedies.
Are You Being Served? Previous Broadcasts
Monkey Business (Episode #157)
KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 -- 8:30 PM
Bad news. Grace Brothers may be bought by the Japanese. The staff take their problems to Number Ten, where they contact President Reagan by the phone. Mrs. Thatcher gets fashion tips from Mr. Humphries.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 31, 2013 -- 2:30 AM
Calling All Customers (Episode #156)
KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 -- 8:30 PM
Sales have dropped to a critical level, and Grace Brothers decide to try their hand at advertising - on CB radio. But the on-air activities of the staff cause chaos on the roads and attract exactly the wrong type of customer to the store.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 24, 2013 -- 2:30 AM
Memories Are Made of This (Episode #155)
KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 16, 2013 -- 8:30 PM
Mr. Walpole, the handsome golf professional from the Sports Department, is assigned to Ladies' and Gents' for a spell. While there he demonstrates to Captain Peacock how to swing a club, but it is Mrs. Slocombe who is holed in one.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 17, 2013 -- 2:30 AM
Conduct Unbecoming (Episode #154)
KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 9, 2013 -- 8:30 PM
Mr. Humphries has fallen out with his mother, and has been forced finally to leave home. To make matter worse, money is missing from the till on the Men's counter, and Mr. Humphries' exemplary career at Grace Brothers looks set to end in disgrace.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 10, 2013 -- 2:30 AM
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