Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
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The Royal Family is rumored to be stopping by Grace Brothers for a visit, so the staff prepare for it with decorations and fancy greetings. Meanwhile Mr. Tebbs is established as a new reoccurring character.

Director:

Bob Spiers

Writers:

Jeremy Lloyd (by), David Croft (by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Mollie Sugden ... Mrs. Slocombe
John Inman ... Mr. Humphries
Trevor Bannister ... Mr. Lucas
Frank Thornton ... Captain Peacock
Wendy Richard ... Miss Brahms
James Hayter ... Mr. Tebbs
Nicholas Smith ... Mr. Rumbold
Arthur English ... Mr. Harman
Harold Bennett ... Young Mr. Grace
Penny Irving ... Miss Bakewell
Vivienne Johnson ... Mr. Grace's Nurse
Hilda Fenemore Hilda Fenemore ... Daphne Ackroyd
Joy Harington Joy Harington ... Lady Customer
Colin Ward-Lewis Colin Ward-Lewis ... Radio Voice (voice)
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Storyline

Back from their holidays, the staff return with many vacation antics. Mr.Tebbs takes over as head of the gentleman's department. The staff are informed that the Royal family will be paraded in the street right outside Grace Brothers and will pay a visit to their floor so they prepare their greeting for the Queen and Prince Philip. Written by Nadia Nassar

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

UK

Release Date:

15 November 1978 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Mrs. Betty Slocombe is wearing a pink outfit, however Queen Elizabeth's favorite color would be light blue or canary yellow. See more »

Quotes

Young Mr. Grace: I'm sorry, Your Majesty; my elbow must've caught the button.
Mrs. Betty Slocombe: [as the Queen] Well, accidents will 'appen.
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Connections

References The Towering Inferno (1974) See more »

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