Eric Chappell

Eric Chappell (born 1933, Grantham, Lincolnshire) is an English comedy writer who wrote and co-wrote a number of the UK's biggest sitcom hits during the 1970s, '80s, and '90s. His successes include The Squirrels, Rising Damp, Only When I Laugh, The Bounder, Duty Free, Singles, Haggard and Home to Roost.

He also wrote the stage plays The Banana Box (later turned into the sitcom Rising Damp), Only When I Laugh (based on the earlier sitcom), Natural Causes, Theft and Dead Reckoning.

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Duty Free (TV series) - Episodes - Series 2
... Title Writers Director Original air date 1 ... "Manana" Vernon Lawrence Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 6 September 1984 (1984-09-06) David has been disowned by the ... flip of a coin? 3 ... "Couples" Vernon Lawrence Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 20 September 1984 (1984-09-20) A young couple arrive from England on their honeymoon ... lovers manage to mix and match the wrong couples 4 ... "El Astro" Vernon Lawrence Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 27 September 1984 (1984-09-27) There is great excitement as ...
Duty Free (TV series) - Episodes - Series 3
... Original air date 1 ... "Winter Break" Les Chatfield Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 8 January 1986 (1986-01-08) Amy has found herself a job, but poor David is still unemployed and depressed ... He decides he needs a break to get away from it all! 2 ... "Deja Vu" Les Chatfield Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 15 January 1986 (1986-01-15) Amy has joined David for a week's holiday in Spain ... before 3 ... "Close Up" Les Chatfield Eric Chappell and Jean Warr 22 January 1986 (1986-01-22) The TV cameras have arrived in the hotel ...