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Finding a Little Job

Episode 2 of 6

William ponders how to fill his time: author or lollipop man? Stars Deryck Guyler and Molly Sugden. From 1974.

William ponders how to fill his time: author or lollipop man?

Molly Sugden and Deryck Guyler play crusty old married couple, Olive and William Wheeler, who refer to each other as ‘Mother’ and ‘Father’.

After 40 years in the same office, he's recently retired and is trying to adapt to his new life of leisure. She, on the other hand, is trying to adapt to having her husband under her feet all day, for the first time in their marriage.

Deryck Guyler … William Wheeler
Molly Sugden … Olive Wheeler
Norman Rossington … Jack Bailey
John Baddeley … Neville
Ysanne Churchman … Angela

Writer: Anne Jones

Producers: Richard Maddock and Peter Titheradge.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1974.

30 minutes

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