You Rang, M'Lord

You Rang, M'Lord
Alf Stokes (Paul Shane) and James Twelvetrees (Jeffrey Holland) first meet as soldiers in the trenches in France during the First World War. They find the body of an officer and, assuming that he's dead, Alf robs him of his valuables. Then they find that the officer, the Honourable Teddy Meldrum (Michael Knowles), is still alive so they carry him off to a field hospital. Ten years later, James is working in the household of Teddy's brother, Lord Meldrum (Donald Hewlett). Alf suddenly turns up and is taken on as the new butler, against James' wishes. Alf's daughter, Ivy (Su Pollard) also starts working in the household as a parlour maid. Her relationship with Alf is kept secret. Many of the original cast followed on to this Upstairs Downstairs take-off which was set in a stately home in 1927, and the social differences between the servants and their rich employers. Paul Shane and Su Pollard starred again, and were joined by Donald Hewlett as the rich Lord Meldrum.

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Paul ShanePaul Shane
Plays Alfred Stokes
Jeffrey HollandJeffrey Holland
Plays James Twelvetrees
Su PollardSu Pollard
Plays Ivy Teasdale

Season 4

You Rang, M'Lord Yes Sir, That's My Baby1. Yes Sir, That's My Baby aired Saturday March 20, 1993
Miss Cissy leads the house into helping out at the local soup kitchen for the ...
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You Rang, M'Lord Requiem for a Parrot2. Requiem for a Parrot aired Saturday March 27, 1993
Lord Meldrum is intent on sending Teddy to his rubber plantation in Malaya, ...
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You Rang, M'Lord Come to the Ball3. Come to the Ball aired Saturday April 3, 1993
Lord Meldrum decides to inspect the servants' quarters and Mabel has found a ...
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You Rang, M'Lord The Truth Revealed4. The Truth Revealed aired Saturday April 10, 1993
Sir Ralph sacks Selfridge, his butler, who in turn tells him of his wife's ...
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You Rang, M'Lord The Fall of the House Of Meldrum5. The Fall of the House Of Meldrum aired Saturday April 17, 1993
Meldrum is convinced that Sir Ralph has put a curse on him. In addition, the ...
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You Rang, M'Lord Well, There you are then...!6. Well, There you are then...! aired Saturday April 24, 1993
Things look bleak for the Meldrums with most of their money lost on the stock ...
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