|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of episodes||10|
|Running time||30 minutes|
|Original channel||BBC Television Service|
|Original release||29 November 1946 – 16 May 1947|
Pinwright's Progress was a British sitcom that aired on the BBC Television Service from 1946 to 1947 and was the world's first regular half-hour televised sitcom. The ten episodes, which aired fortnightly in alternation with Kaleidoscope, were broadcast live from the BBC studios at Alexandra Palace. Still photographs are all that remain of the show's transmitted form.
- James Hayter - Mr J. Pinwright
- Clarence Wright - Aubrey
- Sara Gregory - Miss Doolittle
- Daphne Maddox - Miss Peasbody
- Doris Palmer - Mrs Sigsbee
- Leonard Sharp - Ralph
- Charles Irwin - Salesman
J. Pinwright is the proprietor of Macgillygally's Stores. He has a hated rival, and his staff only add to his problems by attempting to be helpful. Ralph, the messenger boy, is a deaf octogenarian.
- Episode One (29 November 1946)
- Episode Two
- Episode Three
- Episode Four
- Episode Five
- Episode Six
- Episode Seven
- Episode Eight
- Episode Nine
- Episode Ten (16 May 1947)
- Vahimagi, Tise. British Television: An Illustrated Guide. Oxford University Press / British Film Institute, 1994. ISBN 0-19-818336-4.
- Mark Lewisohn, "Radio Times Guide to TV Comedy", BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2003
- Lewisohn, Mark (2003). "Radio Times Guide to TV Comedy". BBC Worldwide Ltd.