List of Sooty Show episodes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This article is a list of episodes for long-running children's television series The Sooty Show.

The Sooty Show (**Harry Corbett Years**)[edit]

BBC TV Era: 1955 - 1967[edit]

1955/1956: Series 1[edit]

Series titled Sooty until 1966.

Title Original airdate
"Episode 1" 16 January 1955 (1955-01-16)
"Episode 2" 30 January 1955 (1955-01-30)
"Episode 3" 13 February 1955 (1955-02-13)
"Episode 4" 27 February 1955 (1955-02-27)
"Episode 5" 13 March 1955 (1955-03-13)
"Episode 6" 27 March 1955 (1955-03-27)
"Episode 7" 17 April 1955 (1955-04-17)
"Episode 8" 1 May 1955 (1955-05-01)
"Episode 9" 29 May 1955 (1955-05-29)
"Episode 10" 12 June 1955 (1955-06-12)
"Episode 11" 26 June 1955 (1955-06-26)
"Episode 12" 17 July 1955 (1955-07-17)
"Episode 13" 24 July 1955 (1955-07-24)
"Episode 14 Sooty by the Sea" 7 August 1955 (1955-08-07)
"Episode 15 Sooty's Busy Day" 21 August 1955 (1955-08-21)
"Episode 16 Sooty to the Rescue" 4 September 1955 (1955-09-04)
"The Woodentops Episode 1" 9 September 1955 (1955-09-09)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 14 September 1955 (1955-09-14)
"Episode 17" 18 September 1955 (1955-09-18)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 21 September 1955 (1955-09-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 28 September 1955 (1955-09-28)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 5 October 1955 (1955-10-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 12 October 1955 (1955-10-12)
"Episode 18 Sooty's Organ" 13 October 1955 (1955-10-13)
"Episode 19 Sooty at School" 16 October 1955 (1955-10-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 19 October 1955 (1955-10-19)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 26 October 1955 (1955-10-26)
"Episode 20 Sooty's Sweet Shop" 30 October 1955 (1955-10-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 2 November 1955 (1955-11-02)
"Episode 21 Sooty's Christmas Pudding" 6 November 1955 (1955-11-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 9 November 1955 (1955-11-09)
"Episode 22 Sooty, Be Good" 13 November 1955 (1955-11-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 16 November 1955 (1955-11-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 23 November 1955 (1955-11-23)
"Episode 23 Super Musician" 27 November 1955 (1955-11-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 30 November 1955 (1955-11-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 7 December 1955 (1955-12-07)
"Episode 24 Sooty's Garage" 11 December 1955 (1955-12-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 14" 14 December 1955 (1955-12-14)
"Episode 25 Sooty's Pantomime" 18 December 1955 (1955-12-18)
"Crackerjack Episode 15" 21 December 1955 (1955-12-21)
"Episode 26" 8 January 1956 (1956-01-08)
"Episode 27 Sooty's Chip Shop" 22 January 1956 (1956-01-22)
"Episode 28 Sooty the Fortune Teller" 5 February 1956 (1956-02-05)
"Episode 29" 19 February 1956 (1956-02-19)
"Episode 30 Sooty's All Star Variety" 4 March 1956 (1956-03-04)
"Episode 31 The Sooty Engineering Co?" 18 March 1956 (1956-03-18)
"Episode 32 The Sooty Engineering Co" 1 April 1956 (1956-04-01)
"Episode 33 Sooty at the Potters Wheel" 15 April 1956 (1956-04-15)
"Episode 34 Sooty the Waiter" 29 April 1956 (1956-04-29)
"Episode 35 Sooty the Champ" 13 May 1956 (1956-05-13)
"Episode 36 Sherlock Sooty" 27 May 1956 (1956-05-27)
"Episode 37 Sooty's Paint Shop" 10 June 1956 (1956-06-10)
"Episode 38 Sooty by the Sea" 24 June 1956 (1956-06-24)

1956/1957: Series 2[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 12 September 1956 (1956-09-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 19 September 1956 (1956-09-19)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 26 September 1956 (1956-09-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 3 October 1956 (1956-10-03)
"Episode 1" 7 October 1956 (1956-10-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 10 October 1956 (1956-10-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 17 October 1956 (1956-10-17)
"Episode 2 Sooty the Scout" 21 October 1956 (1956-10-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 24 October 1956 (1956-10-24)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 31 October 1956 (1956-10-31)
"Episode 3 Sooty's Space Shit" 4 November 1956 (1956-11-04)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 7 November 1956 (1956-11-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 14 November 1956 (1956-11-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 21 November 1956 (1956-11-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 28 November 1956 (1956-11-28)
"Episode 4 Sooty the Super Musician" 2 December 1956 (1956-12-02)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 5 December 1956 (1956-12-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 14" 12 December 1956 (1956-12-12)
"Episode 5 Sooty's Engineering Co. Ltd" 16 December 1956 (1956-12-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 15" 19 December 1956 (1956-12-19)
"Episode 6 Sootyson Crusoe" 23 December 1956 (1956-12-23)
"Episode 7 Sooty's Television Shop" 6 January 1957 (1957-01-06)
"Episode 8 Teatime with Sooty" 20 January 1957 (1957-01-20)
"Episode 9 Sooty the Photographer" 3 February 1957 (1957-02-03)
"Episode 10" 17 February 1957 (1957-02-17)
"Episode 11 Sooty's Garage" 3 March 1957 (1957-03-03)
"Episode 12 Sooty and Sweep - Pork Butchers" 17 March 1957 (1957-03-17)
"Episode 13 The Great Sooty" 31 March 1957 (1957-03-31)
"Episode 14" 14 April 1957 (1957-04-14)
"Episode 15" 21 April 1957 (1957-04-21)
"Episode 16" 5 May 1957 (1957-05-05)
"Episode 17" 19 May 1957 (1957-05-19)
"Episode 18" 2 June 1957 (1957-06-02)
"Episode 19" 16 June 1957 (1957-06-16)
"Episode 20" 30 June 1957 (1957-06-30)
"Stickmen" 10 July 1957 (1957-07-10)
"Rag Tag and Bobtail Episode 13" 18 July 1957 (1957-07-18)

1957/1958: Series 3[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Bellows" 25 September 1957 (1957-09-25)
"Episode 1" 29 September 1957 (1957-09-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 9 October 1957 (1957-10-09)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 16 October 1957 (1957-10-16)
"Episode 2" 13 October 1957 (1957-10-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 22 October 1957 (1957-10-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 23 October 1957 (1957-10-23)
"Episode 3" 27 October 1957 (1957-10-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 30 October 1957 (1957-10-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 6 November 1957 (1957-11-06)
"Episode 4" 10 November 1957 (1957-11-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 13 November 1957 (1957-11-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 20 November 1957 (1957-11-20)
"Episode 5" 24 November 1957 (1957-11-24)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 27 November 1957 (1957-11-27)
"Picture Book Episode 14" 2 December 1957 (1957-12-02)
"Andy Pandy Episode 15" 3 December 1957 (1957-12-03)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 4 December 1957 (1957-12-04)
"Episode 6" 8 December 1957 (1957-12-08)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 11 December 1957 (1957-12-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 18 December 1957 (1957-12-18)
"Episode 7 Sooty's Christmas Dream" 22 December 1957 (1957-12-22)
"Episode 8" 5 January 1958 (1958-01-05)
"Episode 9" 19 January 1958 (1958-01-19)
"Episode 10" 2 February 1958 (1958-02-02)
"Episode 11" 16 February 1958 (1958-02-16)
"Episode 12" 2 March 1958 (1958-03-02)
"Horseshoe" 14 March 1958 (1958-03-14)
"Episode 13" 16 March 1958 (1958-03-16)
"Episode 14" 30 March 1958 (1958-03-30)
"Episode 15 Sooty's Chemist Shop" 13 April 1958 (1958-04-13)
"Episode 16" 27 April 1958 (1958-04-27)
"Episode 17 Sooty's Car" 11 May 1958 (1958-05-11)
"Episode 18" 25 May 1958 (1958-05-25)
"Episode 19" 8 June 1958 (1958-06-08)
"Episode 20" 22 June 1958 (1958-06-22)
"Episode 21" 6 July 1958 (1958-07-06)

1958/1959: Series 4[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 10 September 1958 (1958-09-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 17 September 1958 (1958-09-17)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 24 September 1958 (1958-09-24)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 1 October 1958 (1958-10-01)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 8 October 1958 (1958-10-08)
"Episode 1" 12 October 1958 (1958-10-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 15 October 1958 (1958-10-15)
"Blue Peter Episode 1" 16 October 1958 (1958-10-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 22 October 1958 (1958-10-22)
"Episode 2" 26 October 1958 (1958-10-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 29 October 1958 (1958-10-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 5 November 1958 (1958-11-05)
"Episode 3" 9 November 1958 (1958-11-09)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 12 November 1958 (1958-11-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 19 November 1958 (1958-11-19)
"Episode 4" 23 November 1958 (1958-11-23)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 26 November 1958 (1958-11-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 3 December 1958 (1958-12-03)
"Episode 5" 7 December 1958 (1958-12-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 14" 10 December 1958 (1958-12-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 15" 17 December 1958 (1958-12-17)
"Episode 6" 21 December 1958 (1958-12-21)
"Episode 7" 4 January 1959 (1959-01-04)
"Episode 8 Sooty's on Cruise" 18 January 1959 (1959-01-18)
"Episode 9" 1 February 1959 (1959-02-01)
"Episode 10" 15 February 1959 (1959-02-15)
"The Exploding Balloon" 28 February 1959 (1959-02-28)
"Episode 11" 1 March 1959 (1959-03-01)
"Danger at the Mill" 7 March 1959 (1959-03-07)
"The Disappearing Diamonds" 14 March 1959 (1959-03-14)
"Episode 12" 15 March 1959 (1959-03-15)
"Into the Fire" 21 March 1959 (1959-03-21)
"The Wrong Side of the Law" 28 March 1959 (1959-03-28)
"The Big Showdown" 4 April 1959 (1959-04-04)
"Episode 13" 5 April 1959 (1959-04-05)
"Episode 14" 12 April 1959 (1959-04-12)
"Episode 15 Sooty's Pottery" 26 April 1959 (1959-04-26)
"Episode 16 Sooty's Safari part 1: Jungle Danger" 24 May 1959 (1959-05-24)
"Blue Peter Episode 40" 28 May 1959 (1959-05-28)
"Episode 17 Sooty's Safari part 2: The Cliff" 31 May 1959 (1959-05-31)
"Episode 18 Sooty's Safari part 3: The Wild Man" 7 June 1959 (1959-06-07)
"Episode 19" 21 June 1959 (1959-06-21)

1959/1960: Series 5[edit]

Title Original airdate
"The Jig-Saw Puzzle" 26 September 1959 (1959-09-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 1 October 1959 (1959-10-01)
"A Cargo of Phosphorus" 3 October 1959 (1959-10-03)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 8 October 1959 (1959-10-08)
"The Invention" 10 October 1959 (1959-10-10)
"Episode 1" 11 October 1959 (1959-10-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 15 October 1959 (1959-10-15)
"The Chambers of Death" 17 October 1959 (1959-10-17)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 22 October 1959 (1959-10-22)
"The Secret of the Safe" 24 October 1959 (1959-10-24)
"Episode 2 Sooty's Shop" 25 October 1959 (1959-10-25)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 29 October 1959 (1959-10-29)
"A Flame in the Sky" 31 October 1959 (1959-10-31)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 5 November 1959 (1959-11-05)
"Episode 3" 8 November 1959 (1959-11-08)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 12 November 1959 (1959-11-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 19 November 1959 (1959-11-19)
"Episode 4" 22 November 1959 (1959-11-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 26 November 1959 (1959-11-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 3 December 1959 (1959-12-03)
"Episode 5" 6 December 1959 (1959-12-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 10 December 1959 (1959-12-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 17 December 1959 (1959-12-17)
"Episode 6 Christmas Shopping" 20 December 1959 (1959-12-20)
"Episode 7" 3 January 1960 (1960-01-03)
"Money Unlimited" 16 January 1960 (1960-01-16)
"Episode 8" 17 January 1960 (1960-01-17)
"The Vanishing Scientists" 23 January 1960 (1960-01-23)
"The Outcast" 30 January 1960 (1960-01-30)
"Episode 9" 31 January 1960 (1960-01-31)
"On the Run" 6 February 1960 (1960-02-06)
"The Hunt Is Up" 13 February 1960 (1960-02-13)
"Episode 10" 14 February 1960 (1960-02-14)
"The Last Hours" 20 February 1960 (1960-02-20)
"Episode 11" 28 February 1960 (1960-02-28)
"Episode 12" 13 March 1960 (1960-03-13)
"Episode 13" 27 March 1960 (1960-03-27)
"Episode 14" 10 April 1960 (1960-04-10)
"Blue Peter Episode 50" 22 April 1960 (1960-04-22)
"Episode 15" 24 April 1960 (1960-04-24)
"Episode 16" 8 May 1960 (1960-05-08)
"Episode 17" 22 May 1960 (1960-05-22)
"Episode 18" 5 June 1960 (1960-06-05)
"Episode 19 Sooty the Fireman" 19 June 1960 (1960-06-19)

1960/1961: Series 6[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 29 September 1960 (1960-09-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 6 October 1960 (1960-10-06)
"Episode 1 Back to School" 9 October 1960 (1960-10-09)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 13 October 1960 (1960-10-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 20 October 1960 (1960-10-20)
"Episode 2 A Music Lesson" 23 October 1960 (1960-10-23)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 27 October 1960 (1960-10-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 3 November 1960 (1960-11-03)
"The Man Who Forgot" 5 November 1960 (1960-11-05)
"Episode 3 An Expresso Bar" 6 November 1960 (1960-11-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 10 November 1960 (1960-11-10)
"The Counterfeit Sergeant" 12 November 1960 (1960-11-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 17 November 1960 (1960-11-17)
"The Two Halves of the Coin" 19 November 1960 (1960-11-19)
"Episode 4 Their Latest Theatre Show" 20 November 1960 (1960-11-20)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 24 November 1960 (1960-11-24)
"Come Into My Parlour" 26 November 1960 (1960-11-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 1 December 1960 (1960-12-01)
"A Message from a Stranger" 3 December 1960 (1960-12-03)
"Episode 5 Christmas Pud" 4 December 1960 (1960-12-04)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 8 December 1960 (1960-12-08)
"The Last of the List" 10 December 1960 (1960-12-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 15 December 1960 (1960-12-15)
"Strong Poison" 17 December 1960 (1960-12-17)
"Episode 6 Sooty's Post Office" 18 December 1960 (1960-12-18)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 22 December 1960 (1960-12-22)
"Episode 7 Christmas Party" 27 December 1960 (1960-12-27)
"Episode 8" 8 January 1961 (1961-01-08)
"Episode 9" 22 January 1961 (1961-01-22)
"A Bad Business" 4 February 1961 (1961-02-04)
"Episode 10" 5 February 1961 (1961-02-05)
"The Secret of the Lake" 11 February 1961 (1961-02-11)
"Halliday Must Die!" 18 February 1961 (1961-02-18)
"Episode 11" 19 February 1961 (1961-02-19)
"The Disappearing Rabbits" 25 February 1961 (1961-02-25)
"The Secret of Batch 3" 4 March 1961 (1961-03-04)
"Episode 12" 5 March 1961 (1961-03-05)
"A Fall from Power" 11 March 1961 (1961-03-11)
"Episode 13" 19 March 1961 (1961-03-19)
"Episode 14 The Sooty Dance Orchestra" 3 April 1961 (1961-04-03)
"Episode 15" 16 April 1961 (1961-04-16)
"Episode 16" 30 April 1961 (1961-04-30)
"Episode 17" 14 May 1961 (1961-05-14)
"Episode 18 A Music Lesson rpt" 28 May 1961 (1961-05-28)
"Episode 19" 11 June 1961 (1961-06-11)
"Episode 20" 25 June 1961 (1961-06-25)

1961/1962: Series 7[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Dangerous Waters" 3 September 1961 (1961-09-03)
"Below the Boatyard" 10 September 1961 (1961-09-10)
"Fire in the Night" 17 September 1961 (1961-09-17)
"Stranger on the Shore Episode 1" 24 September 1961 (1961-09-24)
"Episode 1 Holiday Flicks" 1 October 1961 (1961-10-01)
"Stranger on the Shore Episode 3" 8 October 1961 (1961-10-08)
"Episode 2 In the Kitchen" 15 October 1961 (1961-10-15)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 19 October 1961 (1961-10-19)
"Stranger on the Shore Episode 5" 22 October 1961 (1961-10-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 26 October 1961 (1961-10-26)
"Episode 3 Musk with a Difference" 29 October 1961 (1961-10-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 2 November 1961 (1961-11-02)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 9 November 1961 (1961-11-09)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 16 November 1961 (1961-11-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 23 November 1961 (1961-11-23)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 30 November 1961 (1961-11-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 7 December 1961 (1961-12-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 14 December 1961 (1961-12-14)
"Episode 4 Sooty's Christmas Pantomime" 17 December 1961 (1961-12-17)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 21 December 1961 (1961-12-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 22 December 1961 (1961-12-22)
"Episode 5 Sooty's Circus" 27 December 1961 (1961-12-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 28 December 1961 (1961-12-28)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 1: Live and Die" 6 January 1962 (1962-01-06)
"Episode 6 Sooty the Waiter" 7 January 1962 (1962-01-07)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 2: Dawn of Reckoning" 13 January 1962 (1962-01-13)
"Episode 7 Sooty's on Cruise" 14 January 1962 (1962-01-14)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 3: The Goal" 20 January 1962 (1962-01-20)
"Episode 8 Sooty the Super Musician" 21 January 1962 (1962-01-21)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 4: A Key" 27 January 1962 (1962-01-27)
"Episode 9 Bedtime with Sooty" 28 January 1962 (1962-01-28)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 5: The Temple" 3 February 1962 (1962-02-03)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 6: Pitfall" 10 February 1962 (1962-02-10)
"Episode 10" 11 February 1962 (1962-02-11)
"The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 7: Give and Take" 17 February 1962 (1962-02-17)
"The Gun Runners Part 1: Down to Earth" 24 February 1962 (1962-02-24)
"Episode 11 Sooty's Sweet Shop" 25 February 1962 (1962-02-25)
"The Gun Runners Part 2: On the Hook" 3 March 1962 (1962-03-03)
"The Gun Runners Part 3: A Drop in the Ocean" 10 March 1962 (1962-03-10)
"Episode 12 Sooty Takes Off" 11 March 1962 (1962-03-11)
"The Gun Runners Part 5: A Box at the Opera" 24 March 1962 (1962-03-24)
"Episode 13 Sooty's Marionette Show" 25 March 1962 (1962-03-25)
"The Gun Runners Part 7: Finale" 31 March 1962 (1962-03-31)
"Episode 14 The Birthday Party" 8 April 1962 (1962-04-08)
"Episode 15 Sooty's Easter Eggs" 22 April 1962 (1962-04-22)
"Episode 16" 6 May 1962 (1962-05-06)

1962: Series 8[edit]

Title Original airdate
"The Hi-Jackers" 18 August 1962 (1962-08-18)
"Kidnap" 25 August 1962 (1962-08-25)
"The Runaround" 6 September 1962 (1962-09-06)
"Two for the Price of One" 7 September 1962 (1962-09-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 13 September 1962 (1962-09-13)
"The Extra Passenger" 14 September 1962 (1962-09-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 20 September 1962 (1962-09-20)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 27 September 1962 (1962-09-27)
"The Night Ferry" 29 September 1962 (1962-09-29)
"Episode 1 Sooty's Caravan" 30 September 1962 (1962-09-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 4 October 1962 (1962-10-04)
"Episode 2 The Adventures of Bessib Part 1" 7 October 1962 (1962-10-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 11 October 1962 (1962-10-11)
"Episode 3 The Adventures of Bessib Part 2" 14 October 1962 (1962-10-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 18 October 1962 (1962-10-18)
"Episode 4 Sooty's Road Excavations" 21 October 1962 (1962-10-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 25 October 1962 (1962-10-25)
"Episode 5 Sooty's Butcher Shop" 28 October 1962 (1962-10-28)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 1 November 1962 (1962-11-01)
"Episode 6 Take it Easy" 4 November 1962 (1962-11-04)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 8 November 1962 (1962-11-08)
"Episode 7 The Punch and Sooty Show" 11 November 1962 (1962-11-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 15 November 1962 (1962-11-15)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 22 November 1962 (1962-11-22)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 1" 25 November 1962 (1962-11-25)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 28 November 1962 (1962-11-28)
"Episode 8 Teatime with Sooty" 29 November 1962 (1962-11-29)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 2" 2 December 1962 (1962-12-02)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 6 December 1962 (1962-12-06)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 3" 9 December 1962 (1962-12-09)
"Episode 9 Sooty's Clock Shop" 13 December 1962 (1962-12-13)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 4" 16 December 1962 (1962-12-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 14" 20 December 1962 (1962-12-20)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 5" 23 December 1962 (1962-12-23)
"Episode 10 Sweep's Christmas Adventure" 27 December 1962 (1962-12-27)
"The Old Curiosity Shop Episode 6" 30 December 1962 (1962-12-30)

1963/1964: Series 9[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Episode 1 Sweet Dreams" 14 July 1963 (1963-07-14)
"Episode 2 Sooty's Toy Shop" 21 July 1963 (1963-07-21)
"Episode 3 Inferior Decorators" 28 July 1963 (1963-07-28)
"Episode 4 Sooty's Busy Day" 5 August 1963 (1963-08-05)
"Episode 5 The Great Corbett" 11 August 1963 (1963-08-11)
"Blue Peter Episode 1" 12 August 1963 (1963-08-12)
"Episode 6 Sooty's Dry-Cleaning Company" 18 August 1963 (1963-08-18)
"Blue Peter Episode 2" 19 August 1963 (1963-08-19)
"Episode 7 What a Jam" 25 August 1963 (1963-08-25)
"Blue Peter Episode 3" 26 August 1963 (1963-08-26)
"Episode 8 Sooty the Hairdresser" 1 September 1963 (1963-09-01)
"Blue Peter Episode 2" 2 September 1963 (1963-09-02)
"Episode 9 Sooty's Toy Factory" 8 September 1963 (1963-09-08)
"Episode 10 Magic in the Air" 15 September 1963 (1963-09-15)
"Episode 11 Sooty's Television Shop" 22 September 1963 (1963-09-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 26 September 1963 (1963-09-26)
"Episode 12 Sooty the Super Musician" 29 September 1963 (1963-09-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 3 October 1963 (1963-10-03)
"Episode 13 The Sooty Fisheries" 6 October 1963 (1963-10-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 10 October 1963 (1963-10-10)
"Episode 14 Sooty's Theatre" 13 October 1963 (1963-10-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 17 October 1963 (1963-10-17)
"Episode 15 Sweep Takes a Bath" 20 October 1963 (1963-10-20)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 24 October 1963 (1963-10-24)
"Episode 16 Sooty the Chemist" 27 October 1963 (1963-10-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 31 October 1963 (1963-10-31)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 7 November 1963 (1963-11-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 14 November 1963 (1963-11-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 21 November 1963 (1963-11-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 28 November 1963 (1963-11-28)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 5 December 1963 (1963-12-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 12 December 1963 (1963-12-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 19 December 1963 (1963-12-19)
"Episode 17 Sooty's Christmas Party" 25 December 1963 (1963-12-25)
"Episode 18 Super Musicians" 29 December 1963 (1963-12-29)
"Episode 19 Pottering Around" 5 January 1964 (1964-01-05)
"Episode 20 Sooty the Cobbler" 12 January 1964 (1964-01-12)
"Episode 21 Sooty's Pet Shop" 19 January 1964 (1964-01-19)

1964: Series 10[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Episode 1 Sweet Dreams" 16 August 1964 (1964-08-16)
"Episode 2 Sooty and Sweep in the Garden" 23 August 1964 (1964-08-23)
"Episode 3 Old Time Music Hall" 30 August 1964 (1964-08-30)
"Vision On Episode 1" 3 September 1964 (1964-09-03)
"Episode 4 Car Capers" 6 September 1964 (1964-09-06)
"Vision On Episode 1" 10 September 1964 (1964-09-10)
"Episode 5 Music with a Difference" 13 September 1964 (1964-09-13)
"Vision On Episode 3" 17 September 1964 (1964-09-17)
"Episode 6 'Green' Grocers" 20 September 1964 (1964-09-20)
"Vision On Episode 4" 24 September 1964 (1964-09-24)
"Blue Peter Episode 20" 28 September 1964 (1964-09-28)
"Vision On Episode 5" 1 October 1964 (1964-10-01)
"Vision On Episode 6" 8 October 1964 (1964-10-08)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 9 October 1964 (1964-10-09)
"Vision On Episode 7" 15 October 1964 (1964-10-15)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 16 October 1964 (1964-10-16)
"Blue Peter Episode 33" 22 October 1964 (1964-10-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 23 October 1964 (1964-10-23)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 30 October 1964 (1964-10-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 6 November 1964 (1964-11-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 13 November 1964 (1964-11-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 20 November 1964 (1964-11-20)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 27 November 1964 (1964-11-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 4 December 1964 (1964-12-04)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 11 December 1964 (1964-12-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 18 December 1964 (1964-12-18)

1965: Series 11[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 8 January 1965 (1965-01-08)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 15 January 1965 (1965-01-15)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 22 January 1965 (1965-01-22)
"Episode 1 Doctor Sooty" 24 January 1965 (1965-01-24)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 29 January 1965 (1965-01-29)
"Episode 2 Good Morning Boys" 31 January 1965 (1965-01-31)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 5 February 1965 (1965-02-05)
"Episode 3 Sooty's Solo" 7 February 1965 (1965-02-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 12 February 1965 (1965-02-12)
"Episode 4 Sooty's Fisheries" 14 February 1965 (1965-02-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 19 February 1965 (1965-02-19)
"Episode 5 Sooty's Grand Bazaar" 21 February 1965 (1965-02-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 26 February 1965 (1965-02-26)
"Episode 6 The Case of the Missing Bones" 28 February 1965 (1965-02-28)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 5 March 1965 (1965-03-05)
"Episode 7 Box of Tricks" 7 March 1965 (1965-03-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 12 March 1965 (1965-03-12)
"Episode 8 Sootbox Jury" 14 March 1965 (1965-03-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 19 March 1965 (1965-03-19)
"Episode 9 Send for Sooty" 21 March 1965 (1965-03-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 26 March 1965 (1965-03-26)

1965/1966: Series 12[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Vision On Episode 1" 3 September 1965 (1965-09-03)
"Vision On Episode 2" 10 September 1965 (1965-09-10)
"Vision On Episode 3" 17 September 1965 (1965-09-17)
"Blue Peter Episode 21" 20 September 1965 (1965-09-20)
"Vision On Episode 4" 24 September 1965 (1965-09-24)
"Blue Peter Episode 30" 30 September 1965 (1965-09-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 1 October 1965 (1965-10-01)
"Episode 1 Sooty at School" 3 October 1965 (1965-10-03)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 8 October 1965 (1965-10-08)
"Episode 2 Picnic Time" 10 October 1965 (1965-10-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 15 October 1965 (1965-10-15)
"Episode 3 Quiztime" 17 October 1965 (1965-10-17)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 22 October 1965 (1965-10-22)
"Episode 4 Audition Time" 24 October 1965 (1965-10-24)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 29 October 1965 (1965-10-29)
"Episode 5 Teatime with Sooty" 31 October 1965 (1965-10-31)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 5 November 1965 (1965-11-05)
"Episode 6 Sooty's Music Shop" 7 November 1965 (1965-11-07)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 12 November 1965 (1965-11-12)
"Episode 7 Introducing 'Enery" 14 November 1965 (1965-11-14)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 19 November 1965 (1965-11-19)
"Episode 8 Sooty's Restaurant" 21 November 1965 (1965-11-21)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 26 November 1965 (1965-11-26)
"Episode 9 Post Early" 28 November 1965 (1965-11-28)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 3 December 1965 (1965-12-03)
"Episode 10 Space Dreams" 5 December 1965 (1965-12-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 10 December 1965 (1965-12-10)
"Episode 11 Sooty's Panto Rehearsal" 12 December 1965 (1965-12-12)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 17 December 1965 (1965-12-17)
"Episode 12 Christmas Shopping" 19 December 1965 (1965-12-19)
"Episode 13 Here we come a-wassailing" 26 December 1965 (1965-12-26)
"Episode 14 Fire" 2 January 1966 (1966-01-02)
"Episode 15 Sooty Looks Back" 9 January 1966 (1966-01-09)

1966/1967: Series 13[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Vision On Episode 1" 21 September 1966 (1966-09-21)
"Vision On Episode 2" 28 September 1966 (1966-09-28)
"Vision On Episode 3" 5 October 1966 (1966-10-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 7 October 1966 (1966-10-07)
"Episode 1 Sooty's Mammoth Circus" 9 October 1966 (1966-10-09)
"Vision On Episode 4" 12 October 1966 (1966-10-12)
"Blue Peter Episode 35" 13 October 1966 (1966-10-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 14 October 1966 (1966-10-14)
"Episode 2 Sooty's Clock Shop" 16 October 1966 (1966-10-16)
"Vision On Episode 5" 19 October 1966 (1966-10-19)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 21 October 1966 (1966-10-21)
"Episode 3 Get Moving" 23 October 1966 (1966-10-23)
"Vision On Episode 6" 26 October 1966 (1966-10-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 28 October 1966 (1966-10-28)
"Episode 4 Sooty the Dentist" 30 October 1966 (1966-10-30)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 4 November 1966 (1966-11-04)
"Episode 5 The Baby Sitters" 6 November 1966 (1966-11-06)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 11 November 1966 (1966-11-11)
"Episode 6 The Theatrical Agents" 13 November 1966 (1966-11-13)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 18 November 1966 (1966-11-18)
"Episode 7 Sooty the Ironmonger" 20 November 1966 (1966-11-20)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 25 November 1966 (1966-11-25)
"Episode 8 The House that Sooty Built" 27 November 1966 (1966-11-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 2 December 1966 (1966-12-02)
"Episode 9 The Haunted House" 4 December 1966 (1966-12-04)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 9 December 1966 (1966-12-09)
"Episode 10 Sweep's Heap" 11 December 1966 (1966-12-11)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 16 December 1966 (1966-12-16)
"Episode 11 Sooty's Christmas Dream" 18 December 1966 (1966-12-18)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 23 December 1966 (1966-12-23)
"Episode 12 Sooty's Christmas Show" 26 December 1966 (1966-12-26)
"Episode 13 Barnacle Sooty the Sailor" 1 January 1967 (1967-01-01)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 1" 9 January 1967 (1967-01-09)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 2" 16 January 1967 (1967-01-16)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 3" 23 January 1967 (1967-01-23)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 4" 30 January 1967 (1967-01-30)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 5" 6 February 1967 (1967-02-06)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Lost Treasure Part 6" 13 February 1967 (1967-02-13)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Stolen Treasure Part 1" 20 February 1967 (1967-02-20)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Stolen Treasure Part 2" 27 February 1967 (1967-02-27)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Stolen Treasure Part 3" 6 March 1967 (1967-03-06)
"Bob and Carol Look for Treasure: The Stolen Treasure Part 4" 13 March 1967 (1967-03-13)

1967: Series 14[edit]

Series now being renamed The Sooty Show.

Title Original airdate
"How Maui Captured the Sea and Created the Stars" 1 September 1967 (1967-09-01)
"Everyone Had a Ration Book" 8 September 1967 (1967-09-08)
"Episode 1 The Great Sausage Scandal" 10 September 1967 (1967-09-10)
"Rupert and the Lost Boat" 15 September 1967 (1967-09-15)
"Episode 2 Dirty Work at the Cleaners" 17 September 1967 (1967-09-17)
"Brother Dusty-Feet: Parting of the Ways" 22 September 1967 (1967-09-22)
"Episode 3 Trouble Bruin" 24 September 1967 (1967-09-24)
"Episode 4 A Store of Trouble" 1 October 1967 (1967-10-01)
"Crackerjack Episode 1" 6 October 1967 (1967-10-06)
"Episode 5 Corbetts Cottage" 8 October 1967 (1967-10-08)
"Crackerjack Episode 2" 13 October 1967 (1967-10-13)
"Episode 6 Curtains Up" 15 October 1967 (1967-10-15)
"Crackerjack Episode 3" 20 October 1967 (1967-10-20)
"Episode 7 Caravan Capers" 22 October 1967 (1967-10-22)
"Crackerjack Episode 4" 27 October 1967 (1967-10-27)
"Episode 8 Growing Pains" 29 October 1967 (1967-10-29)
"Crackerjack Episode 5" 3 November 1967 (1967-11-03)
"Episode 9 Holiday Flicks" 5 November 1967 (1967-11-05)
"Crackerjack Episode 6" 10 November 1967 (1967-11-10)
"Episode 10 The Ickle Ockle Manufacturing Company" 12 November 1967 (1967-11-12)
"Blue Peter Episode 55" 16 November 1967 (1967-11-16)
"Crackerjack Episode 7" 17 November 1967 (1967-11-17)
"Episode 11" 19 November 1967 (1967-11-19)
"Crackerjack Episode 8" 24 November 1967 (1967-11-24)
"Episode 12 The Winged Wonder part 1" 26 November 1967 (1967-11-26)
"Crackerjack Episode 9" 1 December 1967 (1967-12-01)
"Episode 13 The Winged Wonder part 2" 3 December 1967 (1967-12-03)
"Crackerjack Episode 10" 8 December 1967 (1967-12-08)
"Episode 14 The MacCorbett Millions part 1" 10 December 1967 (1967-12-10)
"Crackerjack Episode 11" 15 December 1967 (1967-12-15)
"Episode 15 The MacCorbett Millions part 2" 17 December 1967 (1967-12-17)
"Crackerjack Episode 12" 22 December 1967 (1967-12-22)
"Episode 16 The Carol Singers" 24 December 1967 (1967-12-24)
This was the final BBC episode of Sooty
"Vision On Christmas Special 1 1967" 27 December 1967 (1967-12-27)
"Crackerjack Episode 13" 29 December 1967 (1967-12-29)

ITV (THAMES) Era: 1968 - 1975[edit]

1968: Series 1[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1" 30 July 1968 (1968-07-30)
This is the first episode of The Sooty Show on ITV
"Magpie Episode 1" 31 July 1968 (1968-07-31)
"Episode 2 Robert Harbin" 6 August 1968 (1968-08-06)
"Magpie Episode 2" 7 August 1968 (1968-08-07)
"Episode 3 Peter Butterworth" 13 August 1968 (1968-08-13)
"Magpie Episode 3" 14 August 1968 (1968-08-14)
"Episode 4 Desmond King" 20 August 1968 (1968-08-20)
"Magpie Episode 4" 21 August 1968 (1968-08-21)
"Episode 5 Poz" 27 August 1968 (1968-08-27)
"Magpie Episode 5" 28 August 1968 (1968-08-28)
"Episode 6 Gerry Marsden" 3 September 1968 (1968-09-03)
"Magpie Episode 6" 4 September 1968 (1968-09-04)
"Episode 7" 10 September 1968 (1968-09-10)
"Magpie Episode 7" 11 September 1968 (1968-09-11)
"Episode 8" 17 September 1968 (1968-09-17)
"Magpie Episode 8" 18 September 1968 (1968-09-18)
"Episode 9 Wally Whyton" 24 September 1968 (1968-09-24)
"Magpie Episode 9" 25 September 1968 (1968-09-25)
"Episode 10 Corbett, Corbett and Popplewell" 1 October 1968 (1968-10-01)
"Magpie Episode 10" 2 October 1968 (1968-10-02)
"Episode 11" 8 October 1968 (1968-10-08)
"Magpie Episode 11" 9 October 1968 (1968-10-09)
"Episode 12" 15 October 1968 (1968-10-15)
"Magpie Episode 12" 16 October 1968 (1968-10-16)
"Episode 13" 22 October 1968 (1968-10-22)
"Magpie Episode 13" 23 October 1968 (1968-10-23)
"Episode 14" 29 October 1968 (1968-10-29)
"Magpie Episode 14" 30 October 1968 (1968-10-30)
"Episode 15" 5 November 1968 (1968-11-05)
"Magpie Episode 16" 6 November 1968 (1968-11-06)
"Episode 16" 12 November 1968 (1968-11-12)
"Magpie Episode 17" 13 November 1968 (1968-11-13)
"Episode 17" 19 November 1968 (1968-11-19)
"Magpie Episode 18" 20 November 1968 (1968-11-20)
"Episode 18" 26 November 1968 (1968-11-26)
"Magpie Episode 19" 27 November 1968 (1968-11-27)
"Episode 19" 3 December 1968 (1968-12-03)
"Magpie Episode 20" 4 December 1968 (1968-12-04)
"Episode 20" 10 December 1968 (1968-12-10)
"Magpie Episode 21" 11 December 1968 (1968-12-11)
"Episode 21" 17 December 1968 (1968-12-17)
"Magpie Episode 22" 18 December 1968 (1968-12-18)
"Episode 22 Christmas Show" 24 December 1968 (1968-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1968" 25 December 1968 (1968-12-25)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1968" 26 December 1968 (1968-12-26)
"Episode 23 New Year Show" 31 December 1968 (1968-12-31)

1969: Series 2[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1" 6 August 1969 (1969-08-06)
"Magpie Episode 1" 7 August 1969 (1969-08-07)
"Episode 2 Roy Hudd" 13 August 1969 (1969-08-13)
"Magpie Episode 2" 14 August 1969 (1969-08-14)
"Episode 3 Hank Marvin" 20 August 1969 (1969-08-20)
"Magpie Episode 3" 21 August 1969 (1969-08-21)
"Episode 4 Billy Dainty" 27 August 1969 (1969-08-27)
"Magpie Episode 4" 28 August 1969 (1969-08-28)
"Episode 5 Denise Coffey" 3 September 1969 (1969-09-03)
"Magpie Episode 5" 4 September 1969 (1969-09-04)
"Episode 6" 10 September 1969 (1969-09-10)
"Magpie Episode 6" 11 September 1969 (1969-09-11)
"Episode 7 Frank Paulo and Mickey the Monkey" 17 September 1969 (1969-09-17)
"Magpie Episode 7" 18 September 1969 (1969-09-18)
"Episode 8" 24 September 1969 (1969-09-24)
"Magpie Episode 8" 25 September 1969 (1969-09-25)
"Episode 9 Lionel Blair" 1 October 1969 (1969-10-01)
"Magpie Episode 9" 2 October 1969 (1969-10-02)
"Episode 10 Cliff Richard" 8 October 1969 (1969-10-08)
"Magpie Episode 10" 9 October 1969 (1969-10-09)
"Episode 11 Billy Dainty" 15 October 1969 (1969-10-15)
"Magpie Episode 11" 16 October 1969 (1969-10-16)
"Episode 12 Poz" 22 October 1969 (1969-10-22)
"Magpie Episode 12" 23 October 1969 (1969-10-23)
"Episode 13 Roy Hudd" 29 October 1969 (1969-10-29)
"Magpie Episode 13" 30 October 1969 (1969-10-30)
"Magpie Episode 14" 6 November 1969 (1969-11-06)
"Magpie Episode 15" 13 November 1969 (1969-11-13)
"Magpie Episode 16" 20 November 1969 (1969-11-20)
"Magpie Episode 17" 27 November 1969 (1969-11-27)
"Magpie Episode 18" 4 December 1969 (1969-12-04)
"Magpie Episode 19" 11 December 1969 (1969-12-11)
"Magpie Episode 20" 18 December 1969 (1969-12-18)
"Christmas Special" 23 December 1969 (1969-12-23)
First episode in colour?
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1969" 24 December 1969 (1969-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1969" 25 December 1969 (1969-12-25)

1970: Series 3[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Not Nubbed Yet" 4 March 1970 (1970-03-04)
"Finders' Keepers" 11 March 1970 (1970-03-11)
"Live and Learn" 18 March 1970 (1970-03-18)
"Blind Justice" 25 March 1970 (1970-03-25)
"A Long Spoon" 1 April 1970 (1970-04-01)
"The Newgate Star" 8 April 1970 (1970-04-08)
"The Black Angel" 15 April 1970 (1970-04-15)
"God Save the King!" 22 April 1970 (1970-04-22)
"Episode 1 Arthur Askey, Bonita Shaw" 27 April 1970 (1970-04-27)
"Episode 2 Gerry Marsden" 5 May 1970 (1970-05-05)
"Episode 3 Eric Delaney" 12 May 1970 (1970-05-12)
"Episode 4 The Skating Meteors" 19 May 1970 (1970-05-19)
"Episode 5 Roy Hudd and Michael Harvey[disambiguation needed]" 26 May 1970 (1970-05-26)
"Episode 6 Arthur Mullard" 1 June 1970 (1970-06-01)
"Episode 7 Peter Butterworth" 8 June 1970 (1970-06-08)
"Episode 8 Larry Parker" 15 June 1970 (1970-06-15)
"Episode 9 Arthur Askey" 22 June 1970 (1970-06-22)
"Episode 10 Sandy Powell" 29 June 1970 (1970-06-29)
"Episode 11 Janet Brown" 6 July 1970 (1970-07-06)
"Episode 12 Roy Hudd and Michael Harvey" 13 July 1970 (1970-07-13)
"Episode 13 Matthew Corbett" 20 July 1970 (1970-07-20)
"Episode 14" 27 July 1970 (1970-07-27)
"One And One And One Are Four, Part 1" 29 July 1970 (1970-07-29)
Hot on the trail of a device stolen from a research laboratory - a cure for paralysis which, in the wrong hands, could be used as a devastating weapon - Tarot and his friends meet evil villainess Madame Midnight, and her accomplice Teddy Talk.
"One And One And One Are Four, Part 2" 5 August 1970 (1970-08-05)
"One And One And One Are Four, Part 3" 12 August 1970 (1970-08-12)
"The Mind Robbers, Part 1" 19 August 1970 (1970-08-19)
When Tarot discovers that an old adversary, Sandor Zandor, is involved in the disappearance of two government ministers, he and his companions follow a trail which a trail which leads them to a mysterious house - and a dangerous encounter with the Fat Boy and Zandor's bizarre menagerie of strange creatures.
"The Mind Robbers, Part 2" 26 August 1970 (1970-08-26)

1970: Series 4[edit]

"The Mind Robbers, Part 3" 2 September 1970 (1970-09-02)
"Magpie Episode 1" 4 September 1970 (1970-09-04)
"The Mind Robbers, Part 4" 9 September 1970 (1970-09-09)
"Magpie Episode 2" 11 September 1970 (1970-09-11)
"Now You See It, Now You Don't, Part 1" 16 September 1970 (1970-09-16)
A daring bank robbery leads Tarot, Lulli and Sam to Falk, a villain with delusions of grandeur, who occupies a houseboat filled with computers and staffed by a new Nazi regime.
"Magpie Episode 3" 18 September 1970 (1970-09-18)
"Now You See It, Now You Don't, Part 2" 23 September 1970 (1970-09-23)
"Magpie Episode 4" 25 September 1970 (1970-09-25)
"The Smile, Part 1" 30 September 1970 (1970-09-30)
Tun-Ju, a master art thief, and his accomplice Mrs Kite embark on an audacious plot to steal the Mona Lisa. Tarot and his friends meet them head on - but a doublecross and loss of memory hampers their progress.
"Magpie Episode 5" 2 October 1970 (1970-10-02)
"The Smile, Part 2" 7 October 1970 (1970-10-07)
"Magpie Episode 6" 9 October 1970 (1970-10-09)
"The Smile, Part 3" 14 October 1970 (1970-10-14)
"Magpie Episode 7" 16 October 1970 (1970-10-16)
"The Smile, Part 4" 21 October 1970 (1970-10-21)
"Magpie Episode 8" 23 October 1970 (1970-10-23)
"Magpie Episode 9" 30 October 1970 (1970-10-30)
"Magpie Episode 10" 6 November 1970 (1970-11-06)
"Magpie Episode 11" 13 November 1970 (1970-11-13)
"Magpie Episode 12" 20 November 1970 (1970-11-20)
"Magpie Episode 13" 27 November 1970 (1970-11-27)
"Magpie Episode 14" 4 December 1970 (1970-12-04)
"Magpie Episode 15" 11 December 1970 (1970-12-11)
"Magpie Episode 16" 18 December 1970 (1970-12-18)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1970" 24 December 1970 (1970-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1970" 25 December 1970 (1970-12-25)

1971: Series 5[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1 Mike and Bernie Winters" 6 January 1971 (1971-01-06)
"Magpie Episode 1" 7 January 1971 (1971-01-07)
"Episode 2" 13 January 1971 (1971-01-13)
"Magpie Episode 2" 14 January 1971 (1971-01-14)
"Episode 3 Ali Bongo" 20 January 1971 (1971-01-20)
"Magpie Episode 3" 21 January 1971 (1971-01-21)
"Episode 4 Lionel Blair" 27 January 1971 (1971-01-27)
"Magpie Episode 4" 28 January 1971 (1971-01-28)
"Episode 5 Ron Martin[disambiguation needed]" 3 February 1971 (1971-02-03)
"Magpie Episode 5" 4 February 1971 (1971-02-04)
"Episode 6 Larry Parker" 10 February 1971 (1971-02-10)
"Magpie Episode 6" 11 February 1971 (1971-02-11)
"Antigone: Part 1" 16 February 1971 (1971-02-16)
"Episode 7 Gerry Marsden" 17 February 1971 (1971-02-17)
"Magpie Episode 7" 18 February 1971 (1971-02-18)
"Episode 8 Jack Tripp" 24 February 1971 (1971-02-24)
"Magpie Episode 8" 25 February 1971 (1971-02-25)
"Antigone: Part 2" 1 March 1971 (1971-03-01)
"Episode 9 Matthew Corbett" 3 March 1971 (1971-03-03)
"Magpie Episode 9" 4 March 1971 (1971-03-04)
"Episode 10 Mrs Mills" 10 March 1971 (1971-03-10)
"Magpie Episode 10" 11 March 1971 (1971-03-11)
"Episode 11 Davy Kaye" 17 March 1971 (1971-03-17)
"Magpie Episode 11" 18 March 1971 (1971-03-18)
"Episode 12 Alan Randall" 24 March 1971 (1971-03-24)
"Magpie Episode 12" 25 March 1971 (1971-03-25)
"Episode 13 Mike and Bernie Winters" 31 March 1971 (1971-03-31)
"Magpie Episode 13" 1 April 1971 (1971-04-01)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 1" 2 April 1971 (1971-04-02)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 2" 9 April 1971 (1971-04-09)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 3" 16 April 1971 (1971-04-16)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 4" 23 April 1971 (1971-04-23)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 5" 30 April 1971 (1971-04-30)
"Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree Episode 6" 7 May 1971 (1971-05-07)

1971: Series 6[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Magpie Episode 1" 12 July 1971 (1971-07-12)
"Episode 1 Roy Hudd" 14 July 1971 (1971-07-14)
"Magpie Episode 2" 19 July 1971 (1971-07-19)
"Episode 2 Gerry Marsden" 21 July 1971 (1971-07-21)
"Magpie Episode 3" 28 July 1971 (1971-07-28)
"Episode 3 Ken Joy" 28 July 1971 (1971-07-28)
"Magpie Episode 4" 2 August 1971 (1971-08-02)
"Episode 4 Peter Glaze" 4 August 1971 (1971-08-04)
"Magpie Episode 5" 9 August 1971 (1971-08-09)
"Episode 5 Ali Bongo" 11 August 1971 (1971-08-11)
"Magpie Episode 6" 16 August 1971 (1971-08-16)
"Episode 6 Arthur Askey" 18 August 1971 (1971-08-18)
"Magpie Episode 7" 23 August 1971 (1971-08-23)
"Episode 7" 25 August 1971 (1971-08-25)
"Magpie Episode 8" 30 August 1971 (1971-08-30)
"Episode 8 Matthew Corbett" 1 September 1971 (1971-09-01)
"Magpie Episode 9" 6 September 1971 (1971-09-06)
"Episode 9 Roy Hudd" 8 September 1971 (1971-09-08)
"Magpie Episode 10" 13 September 1971 (1971-09-13)
"Episode 10 Wally Whyton" 15 September 1971 (1971-09-15)
"Magpie Episode 11" 20 September 1971 (1971-09-20)
"Episode 11 Peter Butterworth" 22 September 1971 (1971-09-22)
"Magpie Episode 12" 27 September 1971 (1971-09-27)
"Episode 12 Clifford Henry" 29 September 1971 (1971-09-29)
"Magpie Episode 13" 4 October 1971 (1971-10-04)
"Episode 13 Arthur Askey" 6 October 1971 (1971-10-06)
"Magpie Episode 14" 11 October 1971 (1971-10-11)
"The Eye of Ra, Part 4" 13 October 1971 (1971-10-13)
"Magpie Episode 15" 18 October 1971 (1971-10-18)
"Magpie Episode 16" 25 October 1971 (1971-10-25)
"Magpie Episode 17" 1 November 1971 (1971-11-01)
"Magpie Episode 18" 8 November 1971 (1971-11-08)
"Magpie Episode 19" 15 November 1971 (1971-11-15)
"Magpie Episode 20" 22 November 1971 (1971-11-22)
"Magpie Episode 21" 29 November 1971 (1971-11-29)
"Magpie Episode 22" 6 December 1971 (1971-12-06)
"Magpie Episode 23" 13 December 1971 (1971-12-13)
"Magpie Episode 24" 20 December 1971 (1971-12-20)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1971" 25 December 1971 (1971-12-25)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1971" 27 December 1971 (1971-12-27)

1972: Series 7[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1 Jimmy Jewel" 4 January 1972 (1972-01-04)
"Magpie Episode 1" 5 January 1972 (1972-01-05)
"Episode 2 Nigel Pegram" 11 January 1972 (1972-01-11)
"Magpie Episode 2" 12 January 1972 (1972-01-12)
"Episode 3 Larry Parker" 18 January 1972 (1972-01-18)
"Magpie Episode 3" 19 January 1972 (1972-01-19)
"Episode 4 Matthew Corbett" 25 January 1972 (1972-01-25)
"Magpie Episode 4" 26 January 1972 (1972-01-26)
"Episode 5 Roger Floss" 1 February 1972 (1972-02-01)
"Magpie Episode 5" 2 February 1972 (1972-02-02)
"Episode 6 Ivor Emmanuel" 8 February 1972 (1972-02-08)
"Magpie Episode 6" 9 February 1972 (1972-02-09)
"Episode 7 George Chisholm" 15 February 1972 (1972-02-15)
"Magpie Episode 7" 16 February 1972 (1972-02-16)
"Episode 8 Billy Glass" 22 February 1972 (1972-02-22)
"Magpie Episode 8" 23 February 1972 (1972-02-23)
"Episode 9 Gerry Marsden" 29 February 1972 (1972-02-29)
"Magpie Episode 9" 1 March 1972 (1972-03-01)
"Episode 10 Janet Brown" 7 March 1972 (1972-03-07)
"Magpie Episode 10" 8 March 1972 (1972-03-08)
"Episode 11 Ali Bongo" 14 March 1972 (1972-03-14)
"Magpie Episode 11" 15 March 1972 (1972-03-15)
"Magpie Episode 12" 22 March 1972 (1972-03-22)
"Episode 12 Wally Whyton" 28 March 1972 (1972-03-28)
"Magpie Episode 13" 29 March 1972 (1972-03-29)
"The Meddlers, Part 1" 19 July 1972 (1972-07-19)
With his new companions, Nikki and Chas, Tarot investigates a strange curse which has frightened the smallholders away from a London street market. Mr Dove, who watches from a nearby tower block through his binoculars, and Mockers, the local 'prophet of doom' are determined to hamper his progress.
"The Meddlers, Part 2" 26 July 1972 (1972-07-26)
"The Meddlers, Part 3" 2 August 1972 (1972-08-02)
"The Power of Atep, Part 1" 9 August 1972 (1972-08-09)
A strange dream about Egypt, shared by Tarot and Mikki, and a powerful voice at a séance, lead Tarot and friends to the tomb of Atep in Egypt's Valley of the Kings. There Tarot confronts his former stage partner and double. Quabal.
"The Power of Atep, Part 2" 16 August 1972 (1972-08-16)
"The Power of Atep, Part 3" 23 August 1972 (1972-08-23)
"The Power of Atep, Part 4" 30 August 1972 (1972-08-30)

1972: Series 8[edit]

This series had Wally Whyton and Matthew Corbett on every edition

Guests Original airdate
"The Original Bungle" 5 September 1972 (1972-09-05)
"Peacock Pie Part 1" 6 September 1972 (1972-09-06)
Tarot meets Mr Peacock, a man with the with the power of suggestion. In Peacock's hands, torn strips of newspaper become bank notes; people book holidays to places they don't want to visit - and Tarot's stage act becomes a shambles.
"Episode 1" 12 September 1972 (1972-09-12)
"Peacock Pie Part 2" 13 September 1972 (1972-09-13)
"Episode 2" 19 September 1972 (1972-09-19)
"Peacock Pie Part 3" 20 September 1972 (1972-09-20)
"Episode 3" 26 September 1972 (1972-09-26)
"Mam Doc Part 1" 27 September 1972 (1972-09-27)
When one of Mr Sweet's university colleagues, Professor Dorian, disappears, Tarot and his companions follow a trail which leads to a bizarre doll's hospital run by the eccentric Mama Doc. With her accomplice Bobby, the woman turns real people into dolls.
"Episode 4" 3 October 1972 (1972-10-03)
"Mam Doc Part 2" 4 October 1972 (1972-10-04)
"Episode 5" 10 October 1972 (1972-10-10)
"Mam Doc Part 3" 11 October 1972 (1972-10-11)
"Episode 6 Percy Press" 17 October 1972 (1972-10-17)
"Sisters Deadly, Part 1" 18 October 1972 (1972-10-18)
When Chas returns from a photograph assignment with no memory of the event or what happened after it - or the fact that he robbed the village post office shortly afterwards - Tarot uncovers the bizarre events behind a plot to kidnap a NATO Commander-in-Chief.
"Episode 7" 24 October 1972 (1972-10-24)
"Sisters Deadly Part 2" 25 October 1972 (1972-10-25)
"Episode 8" 31 October 1972 (1972-10-31)
"Sisters Deadly Part 3" 1 November 1972 (1972-11-01)
"Episode 9" 7 November 1972 (1972-11-07)
"The Beautiful People Part 1" 8 November 1972 (1972-11-08)
"Episode 10" 14 November 1972 (1972-11-14)
"The Beautiful People Part 2" 15 November 1972 (1972-11-15)
"Episode 11" 21 November 1972 (1972-11-21)
"The Beautiful People Part 3" 22 November 1972 (1972-11-22)
"Episode 12" 28 November 1972 (1972-11-28)
"The Beautiful People Part 4" 29 November 1972 (1972-11-29)
"Episode 13" 5 December 1972 (1972-12-05)
"Post" 6 December 1972 (1972-12-06)
"Babies 1" 12 December 1972 (1972-12-12)
"Fireman" 13 December 1972 (1972-12-13)
"Christmas Tree" 19 December 1972 (1972-12-19)
"Christmas Decorations" 20 December 1972 (1972-12-20)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1972" 24 December 1972 (1972-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1972" 25 December 1972 (1972-12-25)

1973: Series 9[edit]

Gerry Marsden and Matthew Corbett appear in every edition

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1" 11 April 1973 (1973-04-11)
"Episode 2" 18 April 1973 (1973-04-18)
"Episode 3" 25 April 1973 (1973-04-25)
"Slaves of Jedikiah Part 1" 30 April 1973 (1973-04-30)
A teenage boy, Stephen Jameson, collapses in the street while being observed by three other youngsters-John, Carol and Kenny-who communicate with each other telepathically.Later, Carol contacts Stephen at the hospital and informs him he has broken out as one of the Tomorrow People, the next stage of human evolution.However, he has also come to the attention of others.
"Episode 4" 2 May 1973 (1973-05-02)
"Slaves of Jedikiah Part 2" 7 May 1973 (1973-05-07)
Stephen has been abducted from the hospital by Ginger and Lefty, who take him to the mysterious Jedikiah. John, Carol and Kenny attempt to locate him and get him safely back to the lab.
"Episode 5" 9 May 1973 (1973-05-09)
"Slaves of Jedikiah Part 3" 14 May 1973 (1973-05-14)
Stephen, now under Jedikiah's control, has let Ginger and Lefty into the lab where they are soon joined by Jedikiah.John and Carol realise TIM has been deactivated and attempted to return to the lab, only to find Jedikiah has set up a forcefield which leaves them trapped in hyperspace.
"Episode 6" 16 May 1973 (1973-05-16)
"Slaves of Jedikiah Part 4" 21 May 1973 (1973-05-21)
John, Carol and Stephen recover to find Jedikiah has left, taking Kenny with him. They follow them back to the mansion in order to perform a rescue only to discover Jedikiah has set a trap for them.
"Episode 7" 23 May 1973 (1973-05-23)
"Episode 8" 30 May 1973 (1973-05-30)
"Slaves of Jedikiah Part 5" 4 June 1973 (1973-06-04)
John and Stephen jaunt up to Cyclops' spaceship in an attempt to rescue Kenny, Ginger and Lefty. There they finally meet the Cyclops and discover the real reason why he wants telepaths.
"Episode 9" 6 June 1973 (1973-06-06)
"The Medusa Strain Part 1" 11 June 1973 (1973-06-11)
Jedikiah is recovered from space by Count Rabowski, who is already holding prisoner Peter, one of the Time Guardians. Jedikiah tricks Peter into transporting them to the 20th century so he can get his revenge on the Tomorrow People.
"Episode 10" 13 June 1973 (1973-06-13)
"The Medusa Strain Part 2" 18 June 1973 (1973-06-18)
Carol and Stephen jaunt to the Tower of London where they encounter Jedikiah. Jedikiah takes Carol back to Robowski's spaceship with him, hoping to use her as leverage with Peter.
"Episode 11" 20 June 1973 (1973-06-20)
"The Medusa Strain Part 3" 25 June 1973 (1973-06-25)
With Carol threatened, Peter is forced to reopen the passageway to the 20th century. Jedikiah sends Robowski to the lab to capture the other Tomorrow People. Meanwhile, John and Stephen try to find a way onto the ship to rescue their friends.
"Episode 12" 27 June 1973 (1973-06-27)
"The Medusa Strain Part 4" 2 July 1973 (1973-07-02)
TIM jaunts John and Stephen back to the lab where Kenny attempts to revive them. Meanwhile, Jedikiah forces Peter to take them back to the 20th century one last time.
"Episode 13" 4 July 1973 (1973-07-04)
"The Vanishing Earth Part 1" 9 July 1973 (1973-07-09)
The Tomorrow People investigate a series of natural disasters which are threatening the entire planet. Meanwhile, Ginger and Lefty take a day trip to Clacton and encounter a sinister pier attraction.
"The Vanishing Earth Part 2" 16 July 1973 (1973-07-16)
Ginger is brainwashed by the mysterious Spidron, who puts him to work in his mine operation. Meanwhile, Stephen and Lefty return to the pier in search of their friend.
"The Vanishing Earth Part 3" 23 July 1973 (1973-07-23)
John and Carol return to the lab where they find Stephen has been returned safely but no-one has any memory of what has happened. Meanwhile, Steen returns to the pier to continue his investigation into Spidron.
"The Vanishing Earth Part 4" 30 July 1973 (1973-07-30)
The Tomorrow People and Steen must find a way to save the workers trapped in Spidron's collapsing mine workings. Then they must track down Spidron and Sandor and stop them escaping or the entire Earth will be destroyed.

1973: Series 10[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Episode 1 Roy Hudd" 25 September 1973 (1973-09-25)
"The Blue and the Green Part 1" 26 September 1973 (1973-09-26)
John and Stephen find themselves with two mysteries to investigate-the possibility that Stephen's new teacher Elizabeth M'Bondo is a Tomorrow Person and some worryingly accurate paintings of alien planets.
"Episode 2 Johnny Hackett" 2 October 1973 (1973-10-02)
"The Blue and the Green Part 2" 3 October 1973 (1973-10-03)
John and Stephen follow Liz into hyperspace, where they manage to rescue her and return her to the lab. Convinced of their story, she agrees to help them investigate the paintings, which seem to induce violence in those around them.
"Episode 3 Eric Delaney" 9 October 1973 (1973-10-09)
"The Blue and the Green Part 3" 10 October 1973 (1973-10-10)
John and Stephen rescue Liz from the youths and find out about the second painting. John buys it from a man who turns out to Robert's grandfather and takes it back to the lab, only to find out it may be a trap.
"Episode 4 Jack Douglas" 16 October 1973 (1973-10-16)
"The Blue and the Green Part 4" 17 October 1973 (1973-10-17)
John is being held prisoner by Robert in the cellar of the antique shop, unable to use his powers. Chris attempts to rescue him but only succeeds in getting himself in trouble with the police.
"Episode 5 Ali Bongo" 23 October 1973 (1973-10-23)
"The Blue and the Green Part 5" 24 October 1973 (1973-10-24)
Robert explains to John that his race use violent energy as a power source. If they stay on Earth they will die but the violence needed to power their departure will complete destroy Earth's civilisation.
"Episode 6 The Carrot Crunchers" 30 October 1973 (1973-10-30)
"A Rift in Time Part 1" 31 October 1973 (1973-10-31)
John and Stephen both begin having dreams about Peter and realize he is asking for help. But first they must track down a Roman vase that also appeared in the dream.
"Episode 7 Wally Whyton" 6 November 1973 (1973-11-06)
"A Rift in Time Part 2" 7 November 1973 (1973-11-07)
Stephen is transported to the Hall of the Time Guardians where he meets Zenon, Peter's grandfather. Peter has become lost in the past and his only hope of rescue lies with the Tomorrow People.
"Treasure Island" 12 November 1973 (1973-11-12)
"Episode 8 George Chisholm" 13 November 1973 (1973-11-13)
"A Rift in Time Part 3" 14 November 1973 (1973-11-14)
John, Liz and Chris plan an attack on the gladiator training school to try and rescue Stephen and Peter. But none of them has realized Gaius' true nature.
"King Arthur" 19 November 1973 (1973-11-19)
"Episode 9 Matthew Corbett" 20 November 1973 (1973-11-20)
"A Rift in Time Part 4" 21 November 1973 (1973-11-21)
History has been altered and the Roman Empire now encompasses half the galaxy. The Tomorrow People and their friends must return to the past to put things right but Gaius is in hot pursuit.
"North West Frontier" 26 November 1973 (1973-11-26)
"Episode 10 Matthew Corbett" 27 November 1973 (1973-11-27)
"The Doomsday Men Part 1" 28 November 1973 (1973-11-28)
A new peace treaty is about to be signed but the Tomorrow People are worried about the Doomsday Men, an organisation dedicated to the perpetuation of war. Stephen is sent undercover at the same school as the grandson of the group's leader.
"Movie Monsters" 3 December 1973 (1973-12-03)
"Episode 11 Alan Shaxon" 4 December 1973 (1973-12-04)
"The Doomsday Men Part 2" 5 December 1973 (1973-12-05)
Stephen earns the respect of Douglas and the others and is invited to join the Doomsday Men. Meanwhile, an accident at the Damocles space station leaves an astronaut in danger so the Tomorrow People decide to intervene.
"Robin Hood" 10 December 1973 (1973-12-10)
"Episode 12 Matthew Corbett and Gerry Marsden" 11 December 1973 (1973-12-11)
"The Doomsday Men Part 3" 12 December 1973 (1973-12-12)
The Damocles is in the hands of the Doomsday Men and the Tomorrow People are powerless to act-any attempt at intervention and McLelland will throw the dead man's switch and launch nuclear missiles towards the Earth.
"World War One Aces" 17 December 1973 (1973-12-17)
"Episode 13 Jack Douglas" 18 December 1973 (1973-12-18)
"The Doomsday Men Part 4" 19 December 1973 (1973-12-19)
Stephen and Paul suspect Laird is involved in Douglas' kidnapping and follow him, only to learn the whole incident was set up by the Doomsday Men. Stephen matters transports both boys back to the lab where the Tomorrow People try to convince them to help them stop McLelland.
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1973" 23 December 1973 (1973-12-23)
"Father Christmas" 24 December 1973 (1973-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1973" 25 December 1973 (1973-12-25)
"Foreign Legion" 31 December 1973 (1973-12-31)

1974: Series 11[edit]

Matthew Corbett from this series onwards appears on the show more regularly

Guests Original airdate
"The Amazon" 7 January 1974 (1974-01-07)
"The Armada" 14 January 1974 (1974-01-14)
"Seventh Cavalry" 21 January 1974 (1974-01-21)
"The Vikings" 28 January 1974 (1974-01-28)
"The Mounties" 4 February 1974 (1974-02-04)
"Sports Round Up" 11 February 1974 (1974-02-11)
"Marie Celeste" 18 February 1974 (1974-02-18)
"Sherlock Holmes" 25 February 1974 (1974-02-25)
"On the Pirate Buses" 4 March 1974 (1974-03-04)
"Episode 1 Freddie Davies" 6 March 1974 (1974-03-06)
"Marco Polo" 11 March 1974 (1974-03-11)
"Episode 2 Deryck Guyler" 13 March 1974 (1974-03-13)
"Hardian's Wall" 18 March 1974 (1974-03-18)
"Episode 3 Gerry Marsden" 20 March 1974 (1974-03-20)
"Potty School" 25 March 1974 (1974-03-25)
"Episode 4 Wally Whyton" 27 March 1974 (1974-03-27)
"Farmers VS Moles" 1 April 1974 (1974-04-01)
"Episode 5 Freddie Davies" 3 April 1974 (1974-04-03)
"The Scarlet Pimpernel" 8 April 1974 (1974-04-08)
"Episode 6 Gerry Marsden" 10 April 1974 (1974-04-10)
"Arabian Knights" 15 April 1974 (1974-04-15)
"Episode 7 Poz" 17 April 1974 (1974-04-17)
"Army Cookery Corps" 22 April 1974 (1974-04-22)
"Episode 8 Roy Hudd" 24 April 1974 (1974-04-24)
"Crown Jewels" 29 April 1974 (1974-04-29)
"Episode 9 Gerry Marsden" 1 May 1974 (1974-05-01)
"Potty Magic" 6 May 1974 (1974-05-06)
"Episode 10 Gerry Marsden" 8 May 1974 (1974-05-08)
"Episode 11 Peter Butterworth" 15 May 1974 (1974-05-15)
"Episode 12 Gerry Marsden" 22 May 1974 (1974-05-22)
"Episode 13 Gerry Marsden" 29 May 1974 (1974-05-29)

1974/1975: Series 12[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1974" 23 December 1974 (1974-12-23)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1974" 24 December 1974 (1974-12-24)
"Episode 1 Christmas Special, Gerry Marsden, Charmian Dore, Freddie Davies, Karl Johnson, Julian Littman" 25 December 1974 (1974-12-25)
"Episode 2 Rolf Harris" 31 December 1974 (1974-12-31)
"Episode 3 Gerry Marsden" 7 January 1975 (1975-01-07)
"Episode 4 Freddie Davies" 14 January 1975 (1975-01-14)
"Episode 5 Gerry Marsden" 21 January 1975 (1975-01-21)
"Episode 6 Ed Stewart" 28 January 1975 (1975-01-28)
"Episode 7 Gerry Marsden" 4 February 1975 (1975-02-04)
"Episode 8 Ken Goodwin" 11 February 1975 (1975-02-11)
"Episode 9 Gerry Marsden" 18 February 1975 (1975-02-18)
"Episode 10 Rolf Harris" 25 February 1975 (1975-02-25)
"Secret Weapon Part 1" 26 February 1975 (1975-02-26)
John, Liz and Stephen sense the breakout of a new Tomorrow Person, Tyso Boswell. Unknown to them, however, he has already come to the attention of Professor Cawston, who introduces him to the mysterious Colonel Masters.
"Episode 11 Gerry Marsden" 4 March 1975 (1975-03-04)
"Secret Weapon Part 2" 5 March 1975 (1975-03-05)
Cawston agrees to help the Tomorrow People find Tyso and introduces Stephen to Masters. However, as soon as Masters takes him away John and Liz lose contact with him.
"Episode 12 Freddie Davies" 11 March 1975 (1975-03-11)
"Secret Weapon Part 3" 12 March 1975 (1975-03-12)
Masters is now aware of the Tomorrow People's existence and is determined to harness their powers. He tries to recruit Cawston to his cause, revealing the true fate of Stephen and Tyso.
"Episode 13 Gerry Marsden" 18 March 1975 (1975-03-18)
"Secret Weapon Part 4" 19 March 1975 (1975-03-19)
TIM summons Chris to the lab where he is able to cure John. With the rest of their friends being held prisoner, Chris comes up with a novel way to thwart Masters' plans.
"Episode 14 Ali Bongo" 25 March 1975 (1975-03-25)
"Worlds Away Part 1" 26 March 1975 (1975-03-26)
The Tomorrow People are visited by Timus, an ambassador from the Galactic Federation. He tells them of the planet Pyrie, where telepaths are oppressed by the servants of the alien Khultan, and asks them to go there to help them.
"Clock" 1 April 1975 (1975-04-01)
"Worlds Away Part 2" 2 April 1975 (1975-04-02)
The Tomorrow People meet up with Tikno, the clone brother of Timus who is on Pyrie for the same reason as them. He takes John and Stephen to meet the local telepaths, the Vesh, to try and persuade them to join forces.
"Worlds Away Part 3" 9 April 1975 (1975-04-09)
Liz, Tyso and Lenda have been captured by the Veshtakers and sentenced to burning. While Stephen and Arkron try to rescue them, John, Tikno and the Vesh infiltrate the Khultan's pyramid in an attempt to restore everyone's powers.
"A Man for Emily Part 1" 16 April 1975 (1975-04-16)
A group of aliens stop off on Earth for supplies. But since their only knowledge of Earth's culture comes from watching cowboy films, it is not long before their visit results in violence and the Tomorrow People become involved.
"A Man for Emily Part 2" 23 April 1975 (1975-04-23)
The Tomorrow People attempt to rescue Elmer from the police and return him to the ship, otherwise his family will destroy Earth in retaliation.
"A Man for Emily Part 3" 30 April 1975 (1975-04-30)
The Tomorrow People persuade the British authorities to turn Elmer over to them so they can return him to the ship, but unknown to them Emily has plans for John.
"Revenge of Jedikiah Part 1" 7 May 1975 (1975-05-07)
When one of his colleagues goes missing after an expedition to Egypt, Professor Cawston goes to the Tomorrow People for help. They soon realise the expedition unearthed Jedikiah, who is attempting to track them down.
"Revenge of Jedikiah Part 2" 14 May 1975 (1975-05-14)
Tricia takes Jedikiah to the EWE, where he kills Colonel Masters. As a result, the EWE start hunting for the Tomorrow People.
"Revenge of Jedikiah Part 3" 21 May 1975 (1975-05-21)
John and Liz are on life support at the EWE and their only hope of recovery lies with Stephen and Tyso. But Cawston refuses to let them go to them, afraid one of them might be Jedikiah.

1975: Series 13[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"One Law Part 1" 2 September 1975 (1975-09-02)
John, Liz, Stephen and Tyso return to Earth to see if any more Tomorrow People have broken out in their absence. They sense the presence of another telepath, Mike Bell, and decide to leave him to break out in his own time. Unfortunately, his abilities have already brought him to the attention of some criminals.
"The Future Ghost" 3 September 1975 (1975-09-03)
Staying in a London hotel in 1875, Julia is awoken by the voice of a girl from a nearby room. On entering she discovers a girl who is ill in a 1970s-style room with unusual appliances. While she is in there, a fire breaks out and the room she had been staying in is burned to a shell. The next morning, the landlady is shocked to find Julia alive and well, but insists that no such room exists. Julia surmises that she was saved by a ghost from the future.
"One Law Part 2" 9 September 1975 (1975-09-09)
Lord Dunning takes Mike's family prisoner in order to force him to use his powers in his service. Meanwhile, John, Liz and Stephen attempt to discover his whereabouts by interrogating Slow and Two Tone.
"After School" 10 September 1975 (1975-09-10)
Two schoolboys in a Welsh mining village find themselves locked in the school after hours. A series of supernatural events occur and they discover an old skull hidden away. Bringing it out into the open and giving it a resting place, the doors open and they leave.
"One Law Part 3" 16 September 1975 (1975-09-16)
John, Liz and Stephen are able to secure Mike's release but are unable to prosecute Dunning without revealing the Tomorrow People's existence. However, Mike then goes to Dunning and offers him a partnership.
"The Witch's Bottle" 17 September 1975 (1975-09-17)
Arriving at her Uncle's house, Jill becomes obsessed with the story of a witch who was killed there.
"Butterfiles" 23 September 1975 (1975-09-23)
"Episode 1 Gerry Marsden" 24 September 1975 (1975-09-24)
"The Normans" 30 September 1975 (1975-09-30)
Susan, Itsy and Bitsy make Norman helmets and tunics from cardboard and paper.
"Episode 2 Roy Hudd" 1 October 1975 (1975-10-01)
"Spaceship" 7 October 1975 (1975-10-07)
Itsy and Bitsy help Susan to make a spaceship so they can explore space.
"Episode 3 Deryck Guyler" 8 October 1975 (1975-10-08)
"Game" 14 October 1975 (1975-10-14)
Susan makes a new game from paper and cardboard which she plays with Itsy and Bitsy.
"Episode 4 Bernard Cribbins" 15 October 1975 (1975-10-15)
"Animals" 21 October 1975 (1975-10-21)
Susan, Itsy and Bitsy make a bull and a seal from paper.
"Episode 5 Gerry Marsden" 22 October 1975 (1975-10-22)
"Dancing Dolls" 28 October 1975 (1975-10-28)
Susan, Itsy and Bitsy make some dancing dolls from cardboard, string, tape and tissue paper.
"Episode 6 Dora Bryan" 29 October 1975 (1975-10-29)
"Paper Village" 4 November 1975 (1975-11-04)
Itsy and Bitsy show Susan how to make a paper village.
"Episode 7 Deryck Guyler" 5 November 1975 (1975-11-05)
"Garden Party" 11 November 1975 (1975-11-11)
Susan, Itsy and Bitsy make hats, masks and lanterns for a garden party.
"Episode 8 Gerry Marsden" 12 November 1975 (1975-11-12)
"Paperplay Episode 3" 18 November 1975 (1975-11-18)
Susan discovers a strange bird in the garden.
"Episode 9 Bernard Cribbins" 19 November 1975 (1975-11-19)
"Wizard's Hat: Magic" 25 November 1975 (1975-11-25)
Itsy and Bitsy have wizard's hats and wands.
"Episode 10 Dora Bryan" 26 November 1975 (1975-11-26)
"Paper Shapes" 2 December 1975 (1975-12-02)
Itsy and Bitsy cut shapes out of a square piece of paper to make a picture and a game.
"Episode 11" 3 December 1975 (1975-12-03)
"Follies" 9 December 1975 (1975-12-09)
Itsy, Bitsy and Susan make all kinds of follies.
"Episode 12" 10 December 1975 (1975-12-10)
"Hand Puppets" 16 December 1975 (1975-12-16)
Bitsy shows Itsy and Susan a hand puppet.
"Episode 13" 17 December 1975 (1975-12-17)
"Paperplay Christmas Special 1 1975" 23 December 1975 (1975-12-23)
Susan, Itsy and Bitsy make some Christmas decorations.
"Episode 14 Christmas Special, Billy Dainty" 24 December 1975 (1975-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1975" 27 December 1975 (1975-12-27)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1975" 28 December 1975 (1975-12-28)

The Sooty Show (**Matthew Corbett Years**)[edit]

1976: Series 1[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"The Heart of Sogguth Part 1" 4 October 1976 (1976-10-04)
A stranger, Jake, offers to manage Mike's band.But when Liz learns that he is the leader of a religious group, the Hearts of Sogguth, she begins to wonder what his motives are.
"Episode 1 Freddie Davies" 6 October 1976 (1976-10-06)
"The Heart of Sogguth Part 2" 11 October 1976 (1976-10-11)
Jake sends John to kill Liz but being forced to go against the Tomorrow People's nature causes him to return to normal.John and Liz realise that if Mike plays Sogguth's drum on live television then Sogguth will be released into the world.
"Episode 2 Gerry Marsden with Derek Franks" 13 October 1976 (1976-10-13)
"Time Out of Mind" 18 October 1976 (1976-10-18)
"Episode 3 Rosemary Squires" 20 October 1976 (1976-10-20)
"Dark Encounter" 25 October 1976 (1976-10-25)
"Episode 4 Gerry Marsden with Derek Franks" 27 October 1976 (1976-10-27)
"The Dirtiest Business Part 1" 1 November 1976 (1976-11-01)
The lab is invaded by the SIS, who inform the Tomorrow People that Pavla, a telepathic girl working for the KGB, has gone missing in London.The Tomorrow People must try to protect her from the intelligence agencies of two countries.
"Occupations: Bus Conductor" 2 November 1976 (1976-11-02)
"Episode 5 Mel Harvey" 3 November 1976 (1976-11-03)
"Occupations: Doctor" 4 November 1976 (1976-11-04)
"The Dirtiest Business Part 2" 8 November 1976 (1976-11-08)
Mike manages to escape from the KGB but Pavla is taken back to the embassy as a prisoner.John and Mike attempt a rescue but to their surprise Pavla refuses to go with them.
"Episode 6 Freddie Davies" 10 November 1976 (1976-11-10)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 1" 15 November 1976 (1976-11-15)
"Episode 7 Denise Coffey" 17 November 1976 (1976-11-17)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 2" 22 November 1976 (1976-11-22)
"Episode 8 Rosemary Squires" 24 November 1976 (1976-11-24)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 3" 29 November 1976 (1976-11-29)
"Episode 9 Gerry Marsden with Derek Franks" 1 December 1976 (1976-12-01)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 4" 6 December 1976 (1976-12-06)
"Episode 10 Ali Bongo" 8 December 1976 (1976-12-08)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 5" 13 December 1976 (1976-12-13)
"Episode 11 Gerry Marsden with Derek Franks" 15 December 1976 (1976-12-15)
"Pauline's Qurikes Episode 6" 20 December 1976 (1976-12-20)
"Episode 12 Christmas Special, Gerry Marsden with Derek Franks" 22 December 1976 (1976-12-22)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1976" 24 December 1976 (1976-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1976" 25 December 1976 (1976-12-25)
"Episode 13 Gerry Marsden" 29 December 1976 (1976-12-29)

1977: Series 2[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Magpie Episode 1" 2 September 1977 (1977-09-02)
"Episode 1 Rainbow's Zippy, George, Bungle and Geoffrey Hayes" 6 September 1977 (1977-09-06)
"The Lost Gods Part 1" 7 September 1977 (1977-09-07)
John and Mike are trying out John's new hand glider when Mike starts having visions of an Asian girl.They soon realize she is Hsui Tai, a new Tomorrow Person and the living goddess of a group of monks-who sacrifice their gods when they come of age.
"Magpie Episode 2" 9 September 1977 (1977-09-09)
"Episode 2 Annette Mason" 13 September 1977 (1977-09-13)
"The Lost Gods Part 2" 14 September 1977 (1977-09-14)
Mike finds himself transported to the temple in the middle of Hsui Tai's sacrifice.There he is hailed as the god Kishnu...and scheduled to be sacrificed alongside Hsui Tai.
"Magpie Episode 3" 16 September 1977 (1977-09-16)
"Episode 3 Ivor Wynne" 20 September 1977 (1977-09-20)
"Hitler's Last Secret Part 1" 21 September 1977 (1977-09-21)
Nazi uniforms are the latest fashion craze being worn by Britain's youths, including Mike. Things grow even more disturbing when John is asked to investigate the death of a boy in Nazi uniform in Germany and learns he was an SS cadet who hadn't aged in over thirty years.
"Magpie Episode 4" 23 September 1977 (1977-09-23)
"Episode 4 Ali Bongo" 27 September 1977 (1977-09-27)
"Hitler's Last Secret Part 2" 28 September 1977 (1977-09-28)
Hitler has been revived from suspended animation, ready to take advantage of conditioning that will make everyone obey him. John and Hsui Tai join Major Hughes in a raid on his bunker to try and stop him making a broadcast that will bring the nations' youths under his control.
"Magpie Episode 5" 30 September 1977 (1977-09-30)
"Episode 5 Joe Brown" 4 October 1977 (1977-10-04)
"The Thargon Menace Part 1" 5 October 1977 (1977-10-05)
A Thargon slimship crash lands on a Pacific island under the control of the infamous dictator General Papa Minn.The Tomorrow People go to investigate and the crew claim they are on the run from Thargon slavers.
"Magpie Episode 6" 7 October 1977 (1977-10-07)
"Episode 6 Dale Martin and Boobsey Dog" 11 October 1977 (1977-10-11)
"The Thargon Menace Part 2" 12 October 1977 (1977-10-12)
Flyn and Sula join up with Papa Minn, who agrees to help them construct a powerful ripple ray.John jaunts aboard the Thargon government ship, whose crew give a very different account of their quarry's nature.
"Magpie Episode 7" 14 October 1977 (1977-10-14)
"Episode 7 Rod, Jane and Roger" 18 October 1977 (1977-10-18)
"Magpie Episode 8" 21 October 1977 (1977-10-21)
"Episode 8 Teddy Alexander" 25 October 1977 (1977-10-25)
"Magpie Episode 9" 28 October 1977 (1977-10-28)
"Episode 9 Roy Earl" 1 November 1977 (1977-11-01)
"Magpie Episode 10" 4 November 1977 (1977-11-04)
"Episode 10 Victor Burnett and June" 8 November 1977 (1977-11-08)
"Magpie Episode 11" 11 November 1977 (1977-11-11)
"Episode 11 Bernard Bresslaw" 15 November 1977 (1977-11-15)
"Magpie Episode 12" 18 November 1977 (1977-11-18)
"Episode 12 Kovari" 22 November 1977 (1977-11-22)
"Magpie Episode 13" 25 November 1977 (1977-11-25)
"Episode 13 Freddie Davis" 29 November 1977 (1977-11-29)
"Magpie Episode 14" 2 December 1977 (1977-12-02)
"Pencils and Paper Games" 6 December 1977 (1977-12-06)
Itsy and Bitsy have made a fishpond and fish. Susan makes a skating rink and skaters.
"Magpie Episode 15" 9 December 1977 (1977-12-09)
"Dolls House" 13 December 1977 (1977-12-13)
Susan with Itsy and Bitsy construct miniature furniture such as bookshelves, chairs and a television for a dolls house.
"Magpie Episode 16" 16 December 1977 (1977-12-16)
"Egg Shell, Chicks and Nest" 20 December 1977 (1977-12-20)
Susan demonstrates how to make a nest of eggs and chicks from cotton wool, paper, glue and felt-tip pens.
"Magpie Episode 17" 23 December 1977 (1977-12-23)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1977" 24 December 1977 (1977-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1977" 25 December 1977 (1977-12-25)
"Magpie Episode 18" 31 December 1977 (1977-12-31)

1978: Series 3[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Magpie Episode 1" 1 September 1978 (1978-09-01)
"Star Games Episode 1" 5 September 1978 (1978-09-05)
"Magpie Episode 2" 8 September 1978 (1978-09-08)
"Star Games Episode 2" 12 September 1978 (1978-09-12)
"Magpie Episode 3" 15 September 1978 (1978-09-15)
"Star Games Episode 3" 19 September 1978 (1978-09-19)
"Episode 1 Larry Parker" 20 September 1978 (1978-09-20)
"Magpie Episode 4" 22 September 1978 (1978-09-22)
"Star Games Episode 4" 26 September 1978 (1978-09-26)
"Episode 2 Dash's Chimpanzees" 27 September 1978 (1978-09-27)
"Magpie Episode 5" 29 September 1978 (1978-09-29)
"Episode 3 Bryan Burden" 4 October 1978 (1978-10-04)
"Magpie Episode 6" 6 October 1978 (1978-10-06)
"Castle of Fear Part 1" 9 October 1978 (1978-10-09)
The Tomorrow People all have dreams about a headless Highlander and suspect a new Tomorrow Person is breaking out.This is Andrew Forbes, a boy with the power to create illusions...but his father is far from pleased with his new abilities.
"Episode 4 Jon Clox" 11 October 1978 (1978-10-11)
"Magpie Episode 7" 13 October 1978 (1978-10-13)
"Castle of Fear Part 2" 16 October 1978 (1978-10-16)
Mike and Hsui Tai track down Andrew but he is so scared by recent experiences that he uses his illusions to escape from them.The Tomorrow People manage to convince Bruce and Angus of their good intentions and go in search of Andrew but he sends an army of illusions to stop them.
"Episode 5 Annette Mason" 18 October 1978 (1978-10-18)
"Magpie Episode 8" 20 October 1978 (1978-10-20)
"Achilles Heel Part 1" 23 October 1978 (1978-10-23)
When an alien spaceship crashes into a satellite, John, Liz and Mike go to investigate. Meanwhile, two of its occupants, Yagon and Cantor, check into Bruce Forbes' hotel searching for a mineral that robs telepaths of their powers.
"Episode 6 Victor Burnett and June" 25 October 1978 (1978-10-25)
"Magpie Episode 9" 27 October 1978 (1978-10-27)
"Achilles Heel Part 2" 30 October 1978 (1978-10-30)
John, Liz and Mike jaunt to Glip's ship but when Yagon and Cantor return they use the barlumin to disable them. The only hope of stopping their plans lies with Andrew and Hsui Tai, but the barlumin has already robbed them of their powers.
"Episode 7 Shahid Malik" 1 November 1978 (1978-11-01)
"Magpie Episode 10" 3 November 1978 (1978-11-03)
"Living Skins Part 1" 6 November 1978 (1978-11-06)
A shopping trip sees Mike and Hsui Tai purchasing the new bubbleskin jumpsuits. When they subsequently began experiencing strange behaviour, the other Tomorrow People wonder if there is more to the new fashion craze than meets the eye.
"Episode 8 Wendy Holden[disambiguation needed]" 8 November 1978 (1978-11-08)
"Magpie Episode 11" 10 November 1978 (1978-11-10)
"Living Skins Part 2" 13 November 1978 (1978-11-13)
Mike comes to Andrew's rescue and manages to stun John and Liz, who are now under the control of the bubbleskins.But when they discover John's suit has already begun to detach, they wonder if they could be on the way to a solution.
"Episode 9 June Merlin" 15 November 1978 (1978-11-15)
"Magpie Episode 12" 17 November 1978 (1978-11-17)
"Episode 10 Holly Gray" 22 November 1978 (1978-11-22)
"Magpie Episode 13" 24 November 1978 (1978-11-24)
"Episode 11 Don Robertson[disambiguation needed]" 29 November 1978 (1978-11-29)
"Magpie Episode 14" 1 December 1978 (1978-12-01)
"Episode 12 Billy McComb" 6 December 1978 (1978-12-06)
"Magpie Episode 15" 8 December 1978 (1978-12-08)
"Episode 13 The Looneys" 13 December 1978 (1978-12-13)
"Magpie Episode 16" 15 December 1978 (1978-12-15)
"Food and Drink" 20 December 1978 (1978-12-20)
"Magpie Episode 17" 22 December 1978 (1978-12-22)
"Magpie Christmas Special 1 1978" 24 December 1978 (1978-12-24)
"Magpie Christmas Special 2 1978" 25 December 1978 (1978-12-25)
"Star Games Christmas Special 1 1978" 26 December 1978 (1978-12-26)
"Magpie Episode 18" 29 December 1978 (1978-12-29)

1980: Series 4[edit]

Guests Original airdate
"Snow and Ice: What" 2 January 1980 (1980-01-02)
"Snow and Ice: Things to Do" 9 January 1980 (1980-01-09)
"Magpie Episode 35" 16 January 1980 (1980-01-16)
"How Do You: Ride a Bike" 23 January 1980 (1980-01-23)
"How Do You: Swing" 30 January 1980 (1980-01-30)
"Balancing Bird" 5 February 1980 (1980-02-05)
Susan makes a balancing bird with a black crayon, three pennies, tape and cardboard.
"Episode 1 Alan Randall" 6 February 1980 (1980-02-06)
"Cup'O Puppet" 12 February 1980 (1980-02-12)
Susan makes a cup puppet by using a paper cup, fabric, cardboard and a small lollipop.
"Episode 2 Paul Fox" 13 February 1980 (1980-02-13)
"Egg Cosy" 19 February 1980 (1980-02-19)
Itsy and Bitsy make egg cosies for Susan's boiled eggs.
"Episode 3 Clive Webb" 20 February 1980 (1980-02-20)
"Stand-Up Cards" 26 February 1980 (1980-02-26)
Susan makes some stand up picture cards.
"Episode 4 Yuri and Tonya" 27 February 1980 (1980-02-27)
"Bouncing Cats" 4 March 1980 (1980-03-04)
Susan makes a cat out of paper and string.
"Episode 5 Presto the Magic Rabbit with Mel Harvey" 5 March 1980 (1980-03-05)
"Houseboats and Bridges: Part 1" 11 March 1980 (1980-03-11)
Susan makes a houseboat which is put on their model of a river.
"Episode 6 Dawson Chance" 12 March 1980 (1980-03-12)
"Houseboats and Bridges: Part 2" 18 March 1980 (1980-03-18)
Susan makes a bridge to go with the houseboat she made last week.
"Episode 7 Mr Crisco" 19 March 1980 (1980-03-19)
"Pencil Family" 25 March 1980 (1980-03-25)
"Dad's Work" 26 March 1980 (1980-03-26)
"Little Miss Muffet" 1 April 1980 (1980-04-01)
"Episode 8 Lenny the Lion with Terry Hall" 2 April 1980 (1980-04-02)
"Easter Star Games" 4 April 1980 (1980-04-04)
"Basket Balloons" 8 April 1980 (1980-04-08)
Susan makes baskets that she can hang a balloon from.
"Nursery Rhymes: Blow" 9 April 1980 (1980-04-09)
"Boxing Boys" 15 April 1980 (1980-04-15)
Susan shows Itsy and Bitsy some wooden boxing boys, a friend gave her.
"Nursery Rhymes: Blow Pop" 16 April 1980 (1980-04-16)
"Treasure Chest" 22 April 1980 (1980-04-22)
Susan makes a treasure chest full of sparkling objects.
"Nursery Rhymes: Harm" 23 April 1980 (1980-04-23)
"Froggy" 29 April 1980 (1980-04-29)
Itsy and Bitsy make a frog.
"Cloudy" 30 April 1980 (1980-04-30)
"Stormy" 7 May 1980 (1980-05-07)
"Why Do I Hide" 14 May 1980 (1980-05-14)
"Why Do I Get Shy" 21 May 1980 (1980-05-21)
"Why Do I Get Cry" 28 May 1980 (1980-05-28)
"The Sooty Christmas Show with the Cap and Bells Puppet Theatre" 25 December 1980 (1980-12-25)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo decide to wake Matthew with a Christmas song, with Matthew annoyed they are waking him so early. It also doesn't help that they want to have their Christmas party at 6am in the morning! Matthew remembers the previous Christmas when he ended up with an exploded Christmas pudding on his face!

1981: Series 5[edit]

From this series onwards, all episodes were based in the Sooteries cottage

Title Original airdate
"Bangcorn" 5 January 1981 (1981-01-05)
Sooty, Sweep, Soo and Matthew have bangcorn for breakfast. Then Matthew try to get rid of a mole that is digging up the lawn... but it turns out to be sweep looking for his bone.
"Matthew's Car" 12 January 1981 (1981-01-12)
Sooty and sweep help Matthew with his red car, but it starts falling apart. So Matthew takes his car for a drive, but it breaks down. Sooty and sweep try to help, but his car catches on fire. When the fireman comes, he rescues Matthew. Sooty and Sweep try to fix Matthew Corbett's prize old jalopy.
"Hot Air Balloon" 19 January 1981 (1981-01-19)
Sweep keeps falling asleep so Matthew decides to send him up in a hot air balloon to keep him awake. Matthew decides to send Sweep up in a Hot Air Balloon, with Sooty holding on to the balloon with rope. However the rope snaps and Sweep goes flying off across the countryside! Matthew and Sooty chase the balloon in the Sooty mobile!
"Music" 26 January 1981 (1981-01-26)
Matthew is asleep in bed, but is suddenly awakened by loud music coming from Sooty, Sweep and Soo's bedroom. Matthew makes them turn the music off and get back into bed. However the peace does not last long as the gang then decide to play classical music instead, then followed by dance band music!
"Picnic" 2 February 1981 (1981-02-02)
Matthew is awoken as Soo is shouting him. When he comes to see what she wants she tells him she is ill and Matthew agrees to cook her a nice breakfast. When he asks Sweep to help, Sweep says he's got the flu and would like the same as Soo. Sooty claims to have dizzy spells, which leaves Matthew to sort out the breakfast. However Matthew discovers that the gang were only pretending to be ill to get breakfast in bed.
"Be Kind to Matthew Day!" 9 February 1981 (1981-02-09)
Sooty is training for a boxing match with butch. Sooty, Sweep and Soo decide to have a 'be kind to Matthew day', which begins with the gang deciding to make him his breakfast in bed. Soo asks Sweep to make the tea and Sooty to make some toast, while Soo will make some porridge. However Sweep remembers he is not allowed to use the kettle, so decides to make the tea with hot water from the tap and a ton of sugar! Sooty has problems using the toaster, with the toast coming out black!
"Boxing" 16 February 1981 (1981-02-16)
Sooty is outside in the garden training as he is about to take part in a boxing match against Butch, who is the current champion. Matthew explains that Sooty has been training every morning while Sweep and Soo have been asleep and assures Soo that Sooty is in great shape! Matthew has made Sooty an huge breakfast, but before he can eat it, Butch arrives boasting that he is going easily beat Sooty. Today is the day of the big fight as Sooty takes on Basher Butch.

1981: Series 6[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Bob a Job" 14 September 1981 (1981-09-14)
Matthew enters Sooty, Sweep and Soo's bedroom to wake them up and notices how untidy it is! Matthew tells them that he wants the bedroom tidied up before they come downstairs for breakfast. Sweep's idea of tidying is throwing his bones on the floor, while Soo can't decide where to put her clothes and decides to put them away later. Sooty decides to put his stuff on Sweep's bed, which Sweep later moves back.
"Sweep Can't Sleep" 21 September 1981 (1981-09-21)
Sooty and Soo are up bright and early, having had a goods nights sleep, however Sweep is still fast asleep. Soo is busy in the bathroom with different fragrances, leaving Sooty waiting for his bath. By the time Sooty and Soo are downstairs for breakfast, Sweep still isn't up! Matthew goes to get him up, but Sweep is snoring away.
"A Photo for Auntie" 28 September 1981 (1981-09-28)
Matthew purchases a camera and wants to take photos of Sooty, Sweep and Soo to post to Auntie Maude.
Matthew at last captures some photos of Sooty, Sweep and Soo but Sweep loosens the films and it is messed up. Soo says the boys can take photos of Matthew which he agrees to.
Matthew, Sooty and Sweep go to the rural area and take some pictures of Matthew. But, Matthew doesn't have a great deal fortune as he falls of a fence and then has a problem with a bull.
"Safety First" 5 October 1981 (1981-10-05)
Matthew doesn't have a very good start to the day as he trips on a toy car belonging to Sooty and Sweep. He is telling Sooty, Sweep and Soo about all the dangers in the house. But, Matthew has lots of accidents and ends up being run over by a bike.
"Under Canvas" 12 October 1981 (1981-10-12)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo in their bedroom, in the kitchen and in the garage make their own camps. Sooty, Sweep and Soo play camps in the house and create a lot of trouble. On pretend journeys they go on safari in Africa, find themselves on a battlefield. Sooty, Sweep and Soo play camps in the house and create a lot of trouble. On pretend journeys they go on safari in Africa, find themselves on a battlefield. And even imagine they are camping in a submarine. But their greatest adventure in this show presented by Matthew Corbett come sin a story they are told about being under canvas on an island.
"Saving for a Holiday" 19 October 1981 (1981-10-19)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to save money for their vacation. They save on washing powder and Matthew needs to repair some things to save money, so, Sooty lends Matthew a hand and it goes badly wrong!Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to save money for their holidays. They save on washing powder and Matthew needs to mend something to save money, so Sooty helps out Matthew and it becomes a disaster!
"Lazy Day" 26 October 1981 (1981-10-26)
Matthew decides he will have a peaceful day. He wants to read his newspaper but something keeps on occurring with the newspaper every time he attempts to read it! Matthew plans to have an easy day, starting with a layin in bed. However Sooty, Sweep and Soo have other ideas about Matthew having a lazy day!
"Time for Magic" 2 November 1981 (1981-11-02)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo send an invitation for the kids to come round the house to watch a magic show. Sooty puts on a magic show in the living room for some children. Similar to a 1982 episode, but this one doesn't have the sooty van scene.
"Connie Comes to Tea" 9 November 1981 (1981-11-09)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo have a special guest coming round to visit them, so Matthew and Sooty choose to bake a cake, but Sweep puts his bone in it!
Connie is the special guest and Sweep makes a banner for her but doesn't spell it right! Connie has a few accidents when she’s there, but all is forgiven. Connie gives gifts Sooty gets a book Sweep gets a bone Soo gets a pink dress and Matthew gets flowers
"(Sleep Walking with Sherlock Sooty)" 16 November 1981 (1981-11-16)

The food at Sooty's house has gone missing. Sherlock Sooty visits Matthew and blames him for pinching the food. Matthew believes it was the window cleaner pinching it.
But in the end it has been an important person sleepwalking, but whom? The food at Sooty's house has gone missing. Sherlock Sooty looks for clues to find out who has taken the food, but Sweep turns out to be a culprit. It turns out someone has been sleep walking during the night.

NOTE: On the TIMES DVD, the episode is mistakenly titled as Lazy Day.
"Unusual Pets" 23 November 1981 (1981-11-23)
Matthew and the gang investigate unusual pets.
"Charity Begins at Home" 30 November 1981 (1981-11-30)
Chaos breaks out when Sooty, Sweep and Soo are decide to launch a charity drive.
"(The Sooty Christmas Show with Sooty Panto)" 21 December 1981 (1981-12-21)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are slightly upset as they can't go to a Christmas Pantomime due to terrible weather conditions, so they choose to have their own Pantomime and invite all of their friends. However, Matthew keeps changing the script. It's Christmas time in Sooty's house and as a special treat, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are going to see a pantomime! Matthew wakes up to find that it's snowing outside, which gets the whole gang excited and into the Christmas spirit. The gang are looking forward to the pantomime, but as the snow gets worse, they hear that all the roads out of Teddington are blocked by snow resulting in the gang being snowed in.

1982: Series 7[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Tommy Tucker" 7 September 1982 (1982-09-07)
"Funfare" 14 September 1982 (1982-09-14)
"Rainbow Island" 21 September 1982 (1982-09-21)
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 1" 28 September 1982 (1982-09-28)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 1" 29 September 1982 (1982-09-29)
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 2" 5 October 1982 (1982-10-05)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 2" 6 October 1982 (1982-10-06)
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 3" 12 October 1982 (1982-10-12)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 3" 13 October 1982 (1982-10-13)
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 4" 19 October 1982 (1982-10-19)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 4" 20 October 1982 (1982-10-20)
"Cringe Hill" 25 October 1982 (1982-10-25)
Marmalade is sent to the chaotic Cringe Hill Comprehensive School where she is bullied by two older students.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 5" 26 October 1982 (1982-10-26)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 5" 27 October 1982 (1982-10-27)
"The Convent of the Blessed Limit" 1 November 1982 (1982-11-01)
Marmalade is sent to the Convent of the Blessed Limit where it's hoped the nuns' strict methods will curb her bad behaviour.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 6" 2 November 1982 (1982-11-02)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 6" 3 November 1982 (1982-11-03)
"Marmalade at Eton" 8 November 1982 (1982-11-08)
Marmalade's dad disguises his daughter as a boy and bribes the Etonian headmaster to take her in.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 7" 9 November 1982 (1982-11-09)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 7" 10 November 1982 (1982-11-10)
"Walkies" 15 November 1982 (1982-11-15)
Marmalade's social workers bring in dog behavioural expert Clara Coalhouse to try her methods out on the bad girl.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 8" 16 November 1982 (1982-11-16)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 8" 17 November 1982 (1982-11-17)
"Marmalade at St Cecilia's" 22 November 1982 (1982-11-22)
After her parents ship her off to St. Cecilia's School for Girls, Marmalade encounters the ghost of the first headmistress and investigates the mystery of the missing tuck.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 9" 23 November 1982 (1982-11-23)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 9" 24 November 1982 (1982-11-24)
"Marmalade in Venice" 29 November 1982 (1982-11-29)
After putting her parents in the hospital, Marmalade is sent to the Bandolini Finishing School in Venice where mayhem quickly follows.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 10" 30 November 1982 (1982-11-30)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 10" 1 December 1982 (1982-12-01)
"Nanny" 6 December 1982 (1982-12-06)
Mrs Allgood hires her childhood nanny to be a round-the-clock chaperone to Marmalade. But Marmalade has other ideas.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 11" 7 December 1982 (1982-12-07)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 11" 8 December 1982 (1982-12-08)
"Short Sharp Shock" 13 December 1982 (1982-12-13)
Marmalade is sentenced to 3 months in Dartmoor Prison where she must deal with the Head Screw and comes face to face with Mr Big.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 12" 14 December 1982 (1982-12-14)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 12" 15 December 1982 (1982-12-15)
"The Nativity Play" 20 December 1982 (1982-12-20)
Having escaped from prison, Marmalade is sent back to the Convent of the Blessed Limit where she is to appear in the Christmas Nativity play.
"CBTV Channel 14 Episode 13" 21 December 1982 (1982-12-21)
"We'll Tell You a Story Episode 13" 22 December 1982 (1982-12-22)
"The Christmas Presents" 24 December 1982 (1982-12-24)

1983: Series 8[edit]

(Note: these 1983 episodes were 10 minutes long and not the usual 20 mins!)

"Marmalade at the Albert Hall" 3 January 1983 (1983-01-03)
Marmalade's old cell mate, Bonzo, escapes from prison and disguises himself as Marmalade's tutor and the two become tag team wrestlers.
"Fishing" 5 January 1983 (1983-01-05)
Sooty decides to go fishing to see if he can do better than Matthew and catch the biggest fish. Sweep prefers to stay at home and play with his magic fish pond. By the end of the day, Matthew wishes he had stayed at home too.
"Hide and Seek" 12 January 1983 (1983-01-12)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo play hide-and-seek and hide in many strange places. Matthew is not amused when they hide his breakfast and he has to seek it out. When Sweep gets lost, Soo doesn't want to play anymore, but all ends happily.
"Model Maker" 19 January 1983 (1983-01-19)
Sooty and his friends make models and Matthew finds it hard to chew when he discovers his breakfast is not quite what it appears to be.
"Read All About It" 26 January 1983 (1983-01-26)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo decide to publish their own newspaper in competition with Matthew, who they decide to interview for an article in their new daily paper. Find out what the gang does to Matthew, which makes him wish he'd never heard of the paper, Soo's News.
"Fun Being Small" 2 February 1983 (1983-02-02)
Sooty decides that he wants to be tall.
"Inventing" 9 February 1983 (1983-02-09)
Sweep sets to work on some amazing gadgets.
"Classical Music" 16 February 1983 (1983-02-16)
Pop music is not Matthew's cup of tea - he prefers classical. But he is not allowed to enjoy it in peace and quiet.
"Fat Matt" 23 February 1983 (1983-02-23)
Concerned about Matthew putting on weight, Soo, Sweep and Sooty decide to do something about it. But the diet they put him on not only reduces his weight - it stops him eating. Then when Sooty puts Matthew into his youth machine things get out of hand. Concerned about Matthew putting on weight, Soo, Sweep and Sooty decide to do something about it. But the diet they put him on not only reduces his weight - it stops him eating. Then when Sooty puts Matthew into his youth machine things get out of hand.
"Freetime Episode 15" 2 March 1983 (1983-03-02)
"Freetime Episode 18" 9 March 1983 (1983-03-09)
"Freetime Episode 21" 16 March 1983 (1983-03-16)
"Freetime Episode 25" 23 March 1983 (1983-03-23)
"Freetime Episode 29" 30 March 1983 (1983-03-30)
"The Wobblies (1)" 6 April 1983 (1983-04-06)
The story of wobblyland and the Wobblies who live their. When our 3 wobbly friend's houses melt away in the sun they must go to the jelly mine to make another jelly house.
"Alphonse" 13 April 1983 (1983-04-13)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to be nice to Alphonse when he pays a visit. But when they get blamed for his nasty habits they have to think of ways of dealing with him, and Matthew lends a hand. Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to be nice to Alphonse when he pays a visit. But when they get blamed for his nasty habits they have to think of ways of dealing with him, and Matthew lends a hand. A little boy called Alphonse comes to stay at Sooty's house, but his mischievous pranks get Sooty, Sweep and Soo in trouble with Matthew. Matthew soon realises Alphonse is not so innocent and they decide to teach Alphonse a lesson!... An interesting point to note is that Alphonse is played by Matthew Corbett's son, Ben Corbett!
"(Magic Box Show with The Magic Show)" 20 April 1983 (1983-04-20)
Sooty puts on a magic show in his living room for some children. Similar to an 1981 episode, but in this one they load the sooty mobile with the magic tricks, but when they drive away they all fall out the back of the van. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are up early as they are preparing for a show, with Soo checking her mic, Sweep counting some coins and Sooty brushing a toy dog. Matthew shouts to them to hurry up and 'gets their skates on' which Sooty, Sweep and Soo take literally and decide to roller skate around the bathroom!
"(Snuffles with Snuffles the Rabbit Comes to Stay)" 27 April 1983 (1983-04-27)
A rabbit called snuffles comes to stay with sooty, but he easts too much. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are up early and they are playing with their toy rabbits, while Sweep is playing with his bone. Matthew comes to see what they are up to and comments that they are like rabbits, with Soo agreeing and telling Matthew she wishes he'd let them have their own pet rabbit.
"Holiday Homework" 4 May 1983 (1983-05-04)
It's the last day of the school holidays and Sooty, Sweep and Soo get into a panic when Matthew discovers that they have not finished their homework. Its the end of the school holidays and Sooty, Sweep and Soo haven't finished their holiday homework, or organized their uniforms. They also all need to practice the piano, so they play together.
"Noise" 11 May 1983 (1983-05-11)
One thing that Matthew likes above all is silence - which he rarely gets living with Sooty, Sweep and Soo. Driven mad by the noise in the house, he tries to find peace and quiet in the countryside. Matthew has a headache, and the house is very noisy, so he goes to the country side for some peace and quiet. But, it turns out that the country isn't as quiet as he expected.
"Opera Singers" 18 May 1983 (1983-05-18)
"The Fox" 25 May 1983 (1983-05-25)
The story of a fox (Played by Freddy) who is a day dreamer who goes outside in the day and goes to sleep at night. His friends Badger & Hedgehog (played by Rod & Jane) who know that a hunt will come to their wood if they find him so they do a plan to stop fox going out in the day will all go to plan.

1983/1984: Series 9 (this series had a 20 episode run!, the longest season of Sooty, Matthew Corbett ever made!)[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Colours: Red" 2 September 1983 (1983-09-02)
"Scarecrows" 9 September 1983 (1983-09-09)
Bungle and Geoffrey are sowing seeds in their garden. Zippy sings "Dingle Dangle Scarecrow" and nearly frightens George. Bungle and Geoffrey build a scarecrow in the garden to keep the birds away. Rod, Jane and Freddy sing "There's An Old, Old Scarecrow". Geoffrey makes a model scarecrow from a cardboard tube, a plastic ball and a pencil. Jim reads a story called 'The New-Fangled Machine'.
"Musical Instruments 3" 16 September 1983 (1983-09-16)
"Things Are Not What They Seem" 23 September 1983 (1983-09-23)
"Singalong" 30 September 1983 (1983-09-30)
Geoffrey, Zippy, George and Bungle are singing whilst they clean the Rainbow house. Zippy wants to have a sing-a-long and they all sing "Baa Baa Black Sheep". Rod, Jane and Freddy sing the nursery rhymes "Little Jack Horner", "Humpty Dumpy" and "Little Miss Muffet". Then Rod, Jane and Freddy sing "Let's Have A Sing Song". Then everyone sings more nursery rhymes which include "Incy Wincy Spider", "Old MacDonald Had A Farm", "The Farmers In His Den", "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes" and "Girls And Boys Come Out To Play".
"Going to the Toy Museum" 7 October 1983 (1983-10-07)
Geoffrey visits a Toy Museum, where they have many wonderful toys. Rod, Jane and Freddy sing "Toy Museum". Geoffrey gets out a box of old toys and Bungle comes up with a great idea of making a toy museum in the Rainbow house.
"The Dancer" 14 October 1983 (1983-10-14)
A new series of adventures with Sooty and the gang. Sweep wants to become a ballet dancer and is help with his ambition by Sooty and Soo. Matthew decides he can be as good as Sweep, but meets his downfall when his teacher turns out to be Bonnie Langford.
"The Stuntman" 21 October 1983 (1983-10-21)
Sooty rides high when he, Sweep and Soo are taken to watch the Royal Artillery Motorcycle Display Team performing their acrobatics. Sooty joins in, and Matthew falls foul of the team when they use him in one of their stunts.
"Under the Sun" 28 October 1983 (1983-10-28)
Matthew and Sooty enjoy sunbathing and decide to make the most of the hot weather, but they soon wish the sun had never shone, because Soo and Sweep begin to clean up the house.
"Home Video" 4 November 1983 (1983-11-04)
Matthew gets a video machine to record the daily activities of Sooty, Sweep and Soo, but trouble begins when they object to having their private lives made public. Also, Steve Steen and Jim Sweeney star in the video adventure story, Travels in Teddington.
"Body Building" 11 November 1983 (1983-11-11)
When the local paper runs a competition to find the strongest man, Sooty, Sweep, Soo and Matthew decide to enter. They use some body building machines to build up their strength and muscles. Then Geoff Capes, the strongest man in Britain arrives on the scene.
"Guinea Pig and The Flea of Circus" 18 November 1983 (1983-11-18)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo all have their own favourite pets. Sooty likes performing fleas, the other a guinea pig. Matthew discovers he doesn't care for either when the animals drive him out of the house. But he calms down when Percy Edwards introduces him to some other interesting animals.
"Sooty Alone" 25 November 1983 (1983-11-25)
When Sweep and Soo go on holiday, Sooty has Matthew all to himself, but problems soon arise.
"Football Crazy" 2 December 1983 (1983-12-02)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo are mad about football, and Matthew is mad with them because they play the game inside the house. He gets Mark Chamberlain, a top professional footballer, to play with them on a local pitch. Matthew thinks he's a good goalie, but Mark and Sooty soon show him otherwise.
"Soo's Party Problem" 9 December 1983 (1983-12-09)
Soo's going to a party, but the rest of the gang are a bit jealous and are hindering her when she tries to get ready. But all's well when she brings home Ray Allen and Lord Charles.
"Return of Alphonse" 16 December 1983 (1983-12-16)
When Alphonse comes to stay with Sooty, Sweep and Soo he brings his charming little sister with him -- but she turns out to be not so charming after all. The naughty child, Alphonse who caused mischief last time he visited is back, but luckily for the gang he isn't the same badly behaved boy he was! However they hadn't reckoned with his not so nice little sister!
"Sing Along in the Garden" 23 December 1983 (1983-12-23)
Geoffrey, Zippy, George and Bungle are coming to do some singing whilst they clean the Rainbow house. Zippy wants to have a sing-a-long and they all want to sing Nursery Rhymes. Rod, Jane and Freddy are all going to sing the favourite nursery rhymes.
"The Magic Wand" 30 December 1983 (1983-12-30)
Sooty gets out his magic wand and some amazing things happen.
"All Blocked Up" 6 January 1984 (1984-01-06)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are having trouble with the plumbing, but they get some help from swimmer Duncan Goodhew. It's early morning in Sooty's house and Sooty, Sweep and Soo have slept in Matthew's bed. Sooty, Sweep and Soo wake up to hear Matthew talking in his sleep. When Matthew asks for the tin opener Sooty hands it to him!
"Father's Day" 13 January 1984 (1984-01-13)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo give matthew breakfast in bed for fathers day. They they take him on a picnic in the garden. Later Matthews father Harry Corbett comes to see Matthew. It's Fathers Day and Sooty and Sweep have treated Matthew to a picnic with far too much food! Matthew's father, Harry Corbett has come around to the house, to show the gang the new house he's made for Sooty, Sweep and Soo.

NOTE: Harry Corbett guest stars in this episode
"It's a Cold World" 20 January 1984 (1984-01-20)
Sooty and Sweep have colds and are feeling sorry for themselves. In searching for a cure in Sooty's Grandad's magic cold cure book they meet Paul Goddard the clown. When Soo catches the cold, the gang decide to go to bed with a hot drink and a story from Matthew.
"Bring and Buy" 27 January 1984 (1984-01-27)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo decide to have a bring-and-buy sale in their garden in aid of their Cub and Brownie pack, and Ted Moult arrives to help them.
"The Brush Off" 3 February 1984 (1984-02-03)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo have become artists, but like all beginners they seem to get more on themselves than on their canvasses. By the end of the day, Matthew wishes they would do anything else but paint. Then Connie Creighton arrives on the scene and shows them how it should be done.
"Loss of Memory" 10 February 1984 (1984-02-10)
Sweep has a fall and loses his memory, but when Sweep gets a lot of special attention, Sooty and Soo decide to take a 'fall' and lose their memory to get attention from Matthew. Matthew ends up following a trail of sweets to find Sooty, but in the end he ends up back in the Sootymobile. In the end Matthew finds out that they were doing it for attention.
"CB Radio" 17 February 1984 (1984-02-17)
The Sooty gang have become CB radio enthusiasts and they confuse Matthew when they talk in CB jargon. When a dog gets involved more problems are caused and this leads Sooty, Sweep and Soo to a musical encounter with Dave Lee Travis.
"Imaginary Pets" 24 February 1984 (1984-02-24)
Matthew is fed up with Sooty, Sweep and Soo - their imaginary pets are causing chaos in the house. He dresses up as a monkey to get his own back, but they turn the tables on him when Johnny Morris comes to interview a 'talking monkey'.
"Soo Leaves Home" 2 March 1984 (1984-03-02)
Soo is fed up with the attitude of the male chauvinists in her life and she decides to leave home. This causes havoc and devastates Matthew, Sooty and Sweep. In order to resolve the problem, Matthew goes to live in the garden.
"Clouds" 9 March 1984 (1984-03-09)
"Lost My Hearing" 16 March 1984 (1984-03-16)
"Having a Good Time" 23 March 1984 (1984-03-23)
"Stars" 30 March 1984 (1984-03-30)

1985: Series 10 (Note: all the episodes from this series had a running time of 15 minutes and not the usual 20 mins!)[edit]

Title Original airdate
"The Lost Note" 2 January 1985 (1985-01-02)
"Treasure Hunt" 3 January 1985 (1985-01-03)
In the first of a new series to bring in the New Year for younger viewers, Soo, Sweep and Sooty play hunt the thimble. This gives them the idea to play hunt whatever you can think of, which causes Matthew endless trouble and also upsets Windsor Davies, as the gang hunt for treasure on his allotment.
"Charlie's Story" 9 January 1985 (1985-01-09)
"Keeping a Secret" 10 January 1985 (1985-01-10)
"Sooty, Sweep and Soo think they are good at keeping secrets, but instead, they give the game away, much to Matthew's annoyance. When they do manage to keep a secret, Matthew finds out and ends up in deep water at Windsor Safari Park. He also has to cope with a large whale."
"The Bees" 16 January 1985 (1985-01-16)
"Matt'll Fix It" 17 January 1985 (1985-01-17)
"Matthew sees himself as the 'fixer' of all time and invites impressionist Johnny More to help him 'fix it' for the gang."
"The Wobblies (2)" 23 January 1985 (1985-01-23)
"Superdog" 24 January 1985 (1985-01-24)

Superdog Sweep takes on strong man Jeff Capes, and then has to rescue some children from a run away truck. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are fast asleep in bed, with each of them dreaming. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are fast asleep in bed, with each of them dreaming. Both Sooty and Soo dream about being conductors, while Sweep dreams that he is a super hero, by the name of Superdog! At breakfast Matthew explains that the worlds strongest man, special guest, Geoff Capes is giving a demonstration of his strength later on that day.

NOTE: Geoff Capes guest stars in this episode
"Egbert Goes To Button Moon" 30 January 1985 (1985-01-30)
Tina visits her best friend Egbert, who lives at the top of a block of flat. They both fly to Button Moon. There they see a wind up mouse that has lost his key. Through the telescope they see Bertie and Gertie being King and Queen for a day!
"Bathtime" 31 January 1985 (1985-01-31)
Bathtime turns into a nightmare for Matthew.
"The Spaceship Breaks Down" 6 February 1985 (1985-02-06)
Mr Spoon goes to Button Moon, while Mrs Spoon is busy wallpapering their Cardboard Box House and Tina is painting her go kart. The spaceship breaks down on the way, but Rag Doll comes to the rescue in her paper plane. Mr Spoon and Rag Doll look through the telescope and see Scruffy the dog and Dennis the rabbit.
"Beauty Contest" 7 February 1985 (1985-02-07)
The gang need £50 and after realizing they have no money in their money boxes, decide to enter a local beauty contest. However Soo finds the whole thing degrading and refuses to take part. Matthew and Sooty decide to enter Sweep instead! The furry mob enter a beauty contest.
"Playing Games On Button Moon" 13 February 1985 (1985-02-13)
Tina can't go to Button Moon as she's been naughty, so Mr Spoon takes Egbert with him instead. They watch Small Bottle and Little Bottle playing games and then they look through the telescope and see Brew the witch.
"Alphonse" 14 February 1985 (1985-02-14)
Sooty, Sweep and Sue have made a robot.
"The Gravy Boat" 20 February 1985 (1985-02-20)
Tina and Mr Spoon take the Gravy Boat on Button Hole Pond and see a sponge fish who doesn't want to go to school. Then they look through the telescope and see Jungle Mouse sleeping in his water melon hammock, but when he wakes up, he can't find his friends
"Night Time Pranks" 21 February 1985 (1985-02-21)
Matthew thinks he has frightened Sooty, Sweep and Soo when he tells them a ghost story. He boasts that nothing frightens him, but his little friends show that is not so.
"Sticky Sweets" 27 February 1985 (1985-02-27)
Mr and Mrs Spoon and Tina take Egbert to Button Moon. They watch Rag Doll disco-dancing, Freddy Teddy trying to play the piano and Toffee the clown trying to juggling sweets. They look through the telescope and see Pamela Pig and her piglets and a walking haystack in a farmyard.
"Magic" 28 February 1985 (1985-02-28)
There's magic in the air. Sooty gets busy with Izzy Wizzy and, before she knows where she is, Matthew's auntie is transported from outside the railway station into Sooty's kitchen. Sooty also gives her, Matthew, Sweep and Soo lessons in magic - with unexpected results.
"Picnic on Button Moon" 6 March 1985 (1985-03-06)
The Spoon family and Egbert arrive on Button Moon to find Freddy Teddy and Rag Doll having a picnic. Egbert and Tina join them and a falling star lands in one of their drinks. Through the telescope we see Scruffy the dog playing in the snow.
"Speedy" 7 March 1985 (1985-03-07)
Less haste, more speed: this is the lesson Matthew tries to get across to Sooty, Sweep and Soo. And he does so by telling them the story of the tortoise and the hare. However, when he tries to prove the point, things go disastrously wrong.
"The Cake Fairy Goes Ice Skating" 13 March 1985 (1985-03-13)
The Spoon family take Granny Spoon to Button Moon for the day. There they watch a ice skater perform on a cake, and later through the telescope, they see Brew the witch and Thunder buying dinner from a fish and chip shop.
"I'm Clever Too" 14 March 1985 (1985-03-14)
Sweep is showing off trying to prove he is clever too. Matthew goes looking for sweep and finds an impressionist out training her dog."
"Rag Doll Marries A Dinosaur" 20 March 1985 (1985-03-20)
Mr. Spoon has a cold so stays at home whilst Mrs. Spoon, Tina, and Egbert go to Button Moon. On Button Moon Rag Doll finds an album full of wedding photographs, this makes her want to pretend to get married. Freddy Teddy is too busy to be the groom, but the pink and purple dinosaur agrees to marry Rag Doll.
"Automatic Everything" 21 March 1985 (1985-03-21)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo like automation - automatic washing-up machines, automatic feeder and breakfast cooker. But when Bernie Clifton arrives from an automation company things get out of hand - until the Sooty gang come to the rescue with a super piece of automation.
"Egbert Goes Camping" 27 March 1985 (1985-03-27)
Egbert and Daddy Egbert are going camping in Brushwood Forest. Tina wants to go with them but she and her parents are off on a trip to Button Moon. Mr Spoon decides to hide a tent in the spaceship to surprise Tina, but has problems keeping it a secret.
"Super Star" 28 March 1985 (1985-03-28)

Matthew is up bright and early, explaining that this is the only time he can get some piece from the 'terrible three'! He switches the radio on, which reminds him that Sweep had entered a song contest, sending a tape off of his own song! Matthew explains how awful Sweeps song is and that it's quite embarassing that he entered! Matthew decides to play his Alvin Stardust tape, but the tape is missing and in it's place he finds a sausage!

NOTE: Alvin Stardust guest stars in this episode
"Sooty's Busy Christmas" 26 December 1985 (1985-12-26)

Its Christmas. Sooty and Matthew visit children at the hospital. And then they all go to a show... and then to a big party with lots of children. The gang have a really busy Christmas Day opening their presents, visiting sick friends, having a party and helping their friend Bernie with his Christmas Show.

NOTE: Richard Cadell guest stars in this episode

1986: Series 11[edit]

Title Original airdate
"A Hole In Blanket Sky" 7 January 1986 (1986-01-07)
On the way to Button Moon, the Spoon family get caught in a traffic jam. When they finally land on Button Moon they see Queenie Jellie who watches penguins dance on a cake. Through the telescope they see Bertie and Gertie who use three wishes to go to the fun fair.
"Egbert Wants To Help" 14 January 1986 (1986-01-14)
"Tutti Frutti Ice Cream" 21 January 1986 (1986-01-21)
Mrs Spoon, Tina and Egbert visit an ice cream factory to see how ice cream is made. After their visit they blast off for Button Moon in the spaceship and see the toys playing in the sand box.
"Granny Spoon and the Missing Apple Pie" 28 January 1986 (1986-01-28)
"Rain Stopped Play" 4 February 1986 (1986-02-04)
"Bottle Party" 11 February 1986 (1986-02-11)
The Bottles have been working very hard, so Captain Large decides to give a Bottle Party.
"Paperchase On Button Moon" 18 February 1986 (1986-02-18)
Mr and Mrs Spoon and Tina watch The Umbrella Ballet on their way to Button Moon. The Spoons' play a game with Rag Doll, Freddy Teddy, and Small Bottle where they each follow a trail of paper until one of them wins a prize. However each of them end up in trouble as they follow their trail.
"Winter Sports For The Frozen Vegetables" 25 February 1986 (1986-02-25)
"Ding A Ling Ice Cream" 4 March 1986 (1986-03-04)
Whilst Mrs Spoon stays at home to lay some carpet in the spare bedroom, Mr spoon takes Tina and Egbert to Button Moon. There Rag Doll and Freddy Teddy go around a safari park and meet Clockwork Mouse and see lions, elephants, crocodiles and giraffe's. Later they see Egbert's father has broken down in his ice cream van. Luckily Egbert has no problem convincing Mr Spoon to help out.
"Blue Button Moon" 11 March 1986 (1986-03-11)
"Crazy Games" 18 March 1986 (1986-03-18)
Tina can't go to Button Moon as she's been naughty, so Mr Spoon takes Egbert with him instead. They watch Small Bottle and Little Bottle playing games and then they look through the telescope and see Brew the witch.
"The Royal Handkerchief Ballet" 25 March 1986 (1986-03-25)
Mr and Mrs Spoon attend the Button Moon theater to watch the Swan Dance performed by the White Hankerchief ballet. Queenie Jelly also plans on attending so Captain Large and Small Bottle get the red carpet ready.
"The Holiday Weekend" 1 April 1986 (1986-04-01)
The fair has come to town and the Spoons' and Egbert family attend.
"Sootograms" 8 April 1986 (1986-04-08)
"Bad Luck" 15 April 1986 (1986-04-15)
Sweep is having bad luck. They go to a field to play fisbee so that nothing can go wrong but it does. It's bad luck day for Sweep and nothing seems to go right. First he sneezes and knocks over Sooty's New Field.
"Time Capsule" 22 April 1986 (1986-04-22)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo make a time capsule. Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo make a Time Capsule, but have trouble finding a place to bury it. Sooty, Sweep and Soo think it would be a good idea to make a time capsule so that in hundred years time people will know how they lived in the 1980's.
"Balance" 29 April 1986 (1986-04-29)
Matthew is into yoga. He tries to do some of the balancing exercises that the book suggests but he gets no help from his friends, Sooty, Sweep and Soo. He tries to show them how good they are by taking them to the local gym, but by the time they are finished with him he is well off balance. To cheer him up they bring in Paul Goddard on his unicycle.
"Money Doesn't Grow on Trees" 6 May 1986 (1986-05-06)
Matthew owes the bank £5.00 but he has not got it when the bank decides to collect, Soo deposits the money she, Sweep and Sooty have gathered together, when Mr Wolfe from the bank arrives, strange things happen concerning the cash.
"Stately Home" 13 May 1986 (1986-05-13)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to open their house as a stately home, so they go to a real stately home for some tips. They take a tour with someone at the stately home and have trouble with a cannon. Sooty, Sweep and Sue want to invite a few people to come round to their house, but when they mean a few then actually mean ten thousand people. Matthew thinks it's a crazy idea, but then when he thinks of all the money they could make he agrees. Sweep thinks he's found Henry the 8th's bath water and Matthew ends up drinking it.

NOTE: Mike Read guest stars in this episode as a burgler
"Connie and Soo" 20 May 1986 (1986-05-20)
Matthew and Sooty are up to their male chauvinist tricks again - but they reckon without the tenacity of Connie and Soo who decide to fight back. Things get rather heated when all of them try to do each others jobs and the problem is not helped by a little dog who stirs up trouble.
"Ventriloquism" 27 May 1986 (1986-05-27)
Soo reads a book about throwing your voice. Matthew gets a ventriloquist dummy, but he runs away, so they go to the school to find him. Sooty, Sweep, and Soo upset Eli the Ventriloquism Dummy who runs off.
"Take a Walk" 3 June 1986 (1986-06-03)
After returning from a trip to the Himalayas, Matthew bores everyone silly with his tales of mountain climbing very high. Matthew has been on a walking holiday in the Himalayas.
"Moths" 10 June 1986 (1986-06-10)
Matthew decides to try and catch Moths, but as usual Sooty, Sweep and Soo thwart his attempts! Poor Matthew gets a little wet during his hunt! A blue bottle fly is annoying Sooty and Matthew. Spiderman comes to rescue them from the fly. And they go to catch moths, including the "water bear.
"Amateur Dramatics" 17 June 1986 (1986-06-17)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo are putting on a play at the local hall. But the actors all pull out, and the scenery and props weren't ordered. So Matthew puts on a one man show. At the end they sing a song "Its an Actors Life for me".
"Creepy Crawlies" 24 June 1986 (1986-06-24)
After seeing in their school reports that Sooty, Sweep and Soo have all done poorly in nature studies. Matthew takes them out to the countryside so they can see all the interesting insects and learn to appreciate them.
"Star Gazing" 1 July 1986 (1986-07-01)
Sooty dreams about horoscopes and stars. Aunty Gertrude looks at a star chart, but there are some stars missing so they go to Sooty's Space Centre to find them. Sooty, Soo, Matthew and Aunty Gertrude go to Sooty's Space Centre to find the missing stars, but Soo ends up going in a rocket, but she lands home safely in the end. Then Sooty wakes up from his dream.

1987: Series 12 (Note: the episodes from this series were back to the usual running time of 20 mins!)[edit]

Title Original airdate
"The Good Luck Bird" 6 January 1987 (1987-01-06)
Mrs Spoon and Vanilla take Tina and Egbert to Button Moon museum. There they learn the history of Blanket Sky, and the origins of Button Moon. Through the telescope they see Scruffy and Basil playing a game in the garden, whilst Simon the tortoise is trying to sleep.
"Down Dog" 7 January 1987 (1987-01-07)
Sweep is reading his book called 'Sweep's Masterplan for more attention' Sweep doesn't talk, laugh and acts very depressed. Matthew, Sooty and Soo are very worried about him and try to cheer him up, but Sweep confesses to Matthew that he was making it up just for more attention.
"Hose On Charlie's Nose" 13 January 1987 (1987-01-13)
"Marathon" 14 January 1987 (1987-01-14)
Matthew is training for a marathon. He challenges soo to a race. So soo gets sooty and sweep to help her make sure Matthew gets put in his place.
"Planet Doughnut" 20 January 1987 (1987-01-20)
"On the Piste" 21 January 1987 (1987-01-21)
Matthew and Sooty go to a skiing. Sooty breaks the down hill speed record, and Matthew thinks he can do better. So Matthew breaks everything and needs to be seen by a doctor.
"Rag Doll Has A Cold" 27 January 1987 (1987-01-27)
"Millionaire" 28 January 1987 (1987-01-28)
Matthew has won the football pools, and is expecting a big prize. So they go and buy new cars for each of them.
"Honeymoon" 3 February 1987 (1987-02-03)
"White Lies" 4 February 1987 (1987-02-04)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo are walking through the park, on their way to the police station to hand in the scarf Soo had found.
"Mrs Spoon's Jumble Sale" 10 February 1987 (1987-02-10)
"Rabbit Trap" 11 February 1987 (1987-02-11)
Matthew is hungry, but doesn't fancy anything he has at home. So he decides to make rabbit pie, but first he needs to catch a rabbit.
"Buttonhole Pond" 17 February 1987 (1987-02-17)
Tina, Egbert and Mr Spoon have an exciting day when they get to Button MOon. They look through the telescope to Cherry Tree Farm.
"Bored Games" 18 February 1987 (1987-02-18)
where Sooty, Sweep and Soo make their own quiz and try to answer the question, Is it possible for a 10 year old to ride a motor bike while on top of a six foot ladder?
"Missing Martha Muggins" 24 February 1987 (1987-02-24)
After seeing a mouse Martha falls and gets trapped in an unlikely place.
"Tap Time" 25 February 1987 (1987-02-25)
Connie comes over to teach Soo tap dancing. Matthew says he was a great tap dancer, so sweep looks in the loft for Matts old tape shoes. But sweep and Matthew fall thru the ceiling.
"Barn Dance" 3 March 1987 (1987-03-03)
The Spoon family get dressed up for a barn dance on Button Moon, but must first get their spaceship washed. When they land on Button Moon they are greeted by Reggie Veggie who has made some corn dollies.
"Perfume" 4 March 1987 (1987-03-04)
Soo goes overboard with her perfume, so Matthew teachs them about how sensitive their noses are, but it turns out sweeps isn't very sensitive. Then matthew gets made up by a door to door make-up sales lady.
"Bobbing Bottle" 10 March 1987 (1987-03-10)
"Sooty's Restaurant" 11 March 1987 (1987-03-11)
Its Sweeps birthday and since they can't afford to go out to a restaurant the decide to open their own. After rolling down the hill in a shopping trolley the open the restaurant. Matthew the chef doesn't know how to make the food their first customer orders.
"Cows On Button Moon" 17 March 1987 (1987-03-17)
When Mr & Mrs Spoon take Tina to Button Moon they discover that Freddy Teddy has gone camping. Mr and Mrs Spoon take Tina to Button Moon and discover that Freddy Teddy has gone camping. The camp site is in Candlewick Field, but it is also the field where the cows live and they come to visit.
"Computer Dating" 18 March 1987 (1987-03-18)
Matthew tries computer dating - with Sooty's encouragement.
"Cinders And The Magic Beans" 24 March 1987 (1987-03-24)
Rag Doll and Freddy Teddy are putting on a play. The Spoon family attend and watch them perform Cinders and the magic beans, a combination of Jack and the beanstalk, and Cinderella. Rag Doll plays Cinders and Freddy Teddy plays the fairy godmother.
"Health Food" 25 March 1987 (1987-03-25)
Soo goes on a health food craze and thinks everyone should eat a lot of bran. Sooty, Sweep and Matthew go out to buy food that Soo won't let them eat.
"Queenie Jelly Loses Her Cherries" 31 March 1987 (1987-03-31)
Queenie Jelly loses her cherry but the Tarts don't look for it because they know once you lose your cherry its gone for good.Then to top it of Gingerbread man's horn shoots its creamy load into Jammy Doughnut's face.
"Cuddly Toys" 1 April 1987 (1987-04-01)
Soo's upset because Sweep and Sooty took all beans out of her beanbag, so Matthew cheers Soo up by making toys out of Sooty's Cuddly Toy Machine which ends up making loads of Sooties. Matthew sings "There's Only One Genuine Sooty".
"T-Bag Bounces Back" 8 April 1987 (1987-04-08)
T-Bag has found a stronger T-Plant called a High-T Plant which flourishes in the mountains and is stronger than ever, she has ousted Major Happy from his home and scattered the magical bells that hold the power to stop her.

1988: Series 13[edit]

Title Original airdate
"The Wobblies-Olympics" 6 January 1988 (1988-01-06)
The Wobblies get ready for the Wobbolympic Games and hope to win a medal. It's soon time for the Wobblies Olympics, but will they be fit enough?
"The Big Surprise" 7 January 1988 (1988-01-07)
Matthew Surprises Sooty, Sweep and Soo with a new bedroom. Sooty, Sweep and Soo have been staying at a friend and have yet to return. Matthew has got a room which is where he was. When Sooty, Sweep and Soo return from a break at a friend's house, Matthew has a big surprise waiting for them in their new bedroom.
"The Alley Cats" 13 January 1988 (1988-01-13)
Two friendly cats, Tom and Tom, live in the alley. When Siam gets lost they help her find her way home.
"Sooty's School Trip" 14 January 1988 (1988-01-14)
Matthew takes sooty, sweep and soo and their classmates on a trip to the museum. But Matthew is a boring teacher. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are getting ready for a School Trip, but Matthew is still in bed and still has to make lunches for Sooty, Sweep and Soo. So, he rushes up and says if he's calm and organised everything with be ok.
"Top of the Table" 20 January 1988 (1988-01-20)
Trouble is in store for Sunny the character on the butterpack wrapping, and Stodgy the breadboy, when Mrs. Jones the lady of the house goes on a diet.
"Sooty's Magic Lamp" 21 January 1988 (1988-01-21)

Matthew is reading Sooty, Sweep and Soo a story all abut Aladdin and his magic lamp. Sooty,Sweep and Soo would like to grant Matthew's wishes and so they haven't help him clear out the loft. They find a magic lamp in the attic and it has a genie inside. Matthew is reading Sooty, Sweep and Soo a story all abut Aladdin and his magic lamp.

NOTE: Bernard Bresslaw guest stars in this episode
"The Dungeon of the Dragon" 27 January 1988 (1988-01-27)
The tale of Princess Angelica, Peterkin the librarian and the brave but boring knight, Sir Brian de Bolfrey. One of them will kill the dragon, to win the hand of the beautiful princess but who will it be? The romantic tale of Princess Angelica, Peterkin the librarian and the brave but boring knight, Sir Brian de Bolfrey. Who will kill the dragon, and win the hand of the beautiful Princess?
"Good Luck, Bad Luck" 28 January 1988 (1988-01-28)

Sooty, Sweep, Soo and Matthew all experience lots of good luck and bad luck - Soo finds £5.00 after seeing two magpies together, whilst poor Matthew ends up spilling tea all over himself, and things begin falling over in his bedroom after he leaves his shoes on the table! Sooty, Sweep, Soo and Matthew are being very superstitious today.

NOTE: Brenda Longman guest stars in this episode as a fortune teller
"The Ship in the Bottle" 3 February 1988 (1988-02-03)
The story of a fishing trip which suddenly changes course when Red Beard the pirate appears. The story of a fishing trip which suddenly changes course when Red Beard the pirate appears. Suddenly Tug Boast Ted is in danger.
"Return of Superdog" 4 February 1988 (1988-02-04)

Matthew has been reading all about Superman in a comic, and at the same time as this, Sweep has begun displaying unusual feats of strength. Little do they realize that Sweep is really the heroic Superdog, an alien dog from a dying planet who plummeted to Earth, but was unfortunately followed by an evil enemy dog, none other than Butch!

NOTE: Butch makes an appearance in this episode. The first of two in this series of The Sooty Show
"The Man with No Shadow" 10 February 1988 (1988-02-10)
What happens to the man with no shadow and how can he discover a way to get it back?
"Cellular Phone" 11 February 1988 (1988-02-11)
Sooty and his pals play with a toy telephone they've made out of two old baked bean cans and a piece of string. Matthew shows Sooty, Sweep and Soo the latest high tech cellular radio phone he has been sent on a free trial and they have fun ringing up a number for horoscopes and one for a recipe line. Then they receive a second cellular phone in the post.
"The Weathernave" 17 February 1988 (1988-02-17)
The story how Mr and Mrs Corkinbottle lose their home in the weathervane, and how Hieronamous the gnome comes to the rescue.
"Make and Do" 18 February 1988 (1988-02-18)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo are making things. But, Matthew isn't too pleased because they have unraveled lots of toilet rolls and cut out the full washing-up liquid. Matthew tells them they are meant to use them when they are empty. They decide to make things, and later on they get a special visit from a special paper teaser .Sooty, Sweep and Soo have fun making things. Sooty, Sweep and Sue spend the day making things out of bits and bobs.

NOTE: Terri Carol guest stars in this episode
"The Adventures of Mary Mary" 24 February 1988 (1988-02-24)
Mary Mary from the nursery rhyme meets Zap and Zoom the space heroes and they have adventures together. The story of how Mary Mary from the nursery rhyme meets Zap and Zoom the space heroes. They have an adventure together through pages of The Ghosties Book and The Jungle Book.
"Overnight Away" 25 February 1988 (1988-02-25)
Sweep puts bones in Sooty's cupboard but Sooty tricks Sweep by taking the bones away. Matthew decides he's going to spend the night away and packs his suitcase. Sooty starts crying because of an onion in Matthew's suitcase. Matthew decides he'll just take a carrier bag as he has too much stuff and heads out. During the night, Sooty, Sweep and Soo get scared by a noise and a shadow on the wall, but it turns out to be Matthew's carrier bag. Matthew and Soo sing "Home Sweet Home".
"The Scarecrow" 2 March 1988 (1988-03-02)
The story of the scarecrow who asks Mr Sun and Mr Cloud to give him a change of weather.
"Burglar Box" 3 March 1988 (1988-03-03)
When Matthew becomes concerned about home security, Sooty invents a 'Burglar Box' Sooty invents a "burglar box" to keep things safe from burglars. Matthew thinks it won't work, but gets outsmarted by the box. Then the burglar box gets stolen, and sooty leads Matthew on a wild goose chase.
"Small World" 9 March 1988 (1988-03-09)
The story of how Cob the Cobbler and Thimble the Tailor help a fairy go to the Springtime Revels. At the bottom of the garden there's a small, small world. This is the story of how the Fairy is helped to go to the Springtime Revels by Cob the Cobbler and Thimble the Tailor.
"Hidden Talent" 10 March 1988 (1988-03-10)

Matthew) and Sweep wants to tell jokes but there is a slight problem as Sweep doesn't know any jokes, so Matthew tries to help Sweep. In the end Soo doesn't want to sing, and Sooty and Sweep decide to play the drums. Sooty, Sweep and Soo all want to enter a local talent contest. Soo wants to sing.

NOTE: Iron Maiden's Nicko McBrain guest stars in this episode
"The Magic Socks" 16 March 1988 (1988-03-16)
The magical musical story of the wizards socks. The magical musical story of the Wizard's socks, and how 'Honest' Ned Groat and his young travelling companion try to fool the villagers' into thinking that they too can fly.
"Arguing" 17 March 1988 (1988-03-17)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo are arguing. Matthew wants them to stop arguing, he asks Sooty if he can help Sooty turns Sweep and Soo into lemons. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are arguing. Soo is trying to read her book in peace but Sweep keeps annoying her by singing loudly all the time.
"The Riddle of the Clock" 23 March 1988 (1988-03-23)
Young Alice pays a visit to Old Father Time, and arranges some extra time for the Mad Hatter and March Hare to prepare tea for the Queen of Hearts. Young Alice pays a visit to Old Father Time, and arranges some extra time for the Mad Hatter and March Hare to prepare tea for the Queen of Hearts. One problem they have to solve to get the extra time is the riddle of the clock.
"Ancestors" 24 March 1988 (1988-03-24)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo look for their ancestors. Sooty goes to a honey farm, sweep to a butcher and soo to a chinese restaurant. Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are interested about finding their ancestors.

NOTE: Butch makes his second appearance in this series of The Sooty Show
"The Funny Shape" 30 March 1988 (1988-03-30)
It's strange and a bit frightening when you can't find anything or anyone that looks like you. But the Square and Triangle come to the rescue.
"When I Was A Lad" 31 March 1988 (1988-03-31)

Matthew is going on about the luxurys in life, and how he could ddo without them like he did 'When He Was A Lad' Matthew tells them he will go out and have a better day than Sooty, Sweep and Soo going out with Connie to Chessington World of Adventures. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are in their bedroom, where Sooty is playing a trick on Soo by taking her teddy bear, Bruno.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode

1988: Series 14[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Matthew's New Room" 6 September 1988 (1988-09-06)

Matthew has had an uncomfortable nights sleep, having slept on the living room floor. Things get worst when a bag of rubbish falls on him, waking him up! The reason Matthew had slept on the living room floor is because he is having his bedroom done up by Connie.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode
"Bowled Over" 13 September 1988 (1988-09-13)

Sooty and Sweep play a game of skittles, but they wake up Soo. Soo isn't happy about them playing ball games inside the house so she goes and tells Matthew, but he's playing ball games as well. Matthew decides to confiscate all the balls. Matthew talks about bowling being his favourite ball game. Soo isn't impressed and goes to complain to Matthew. When Soo arrives in Matthew's bedroom, Matthew is explaining how he loves ball games, while Soo is moaning about Sooty and Sweep. Matthew is playing with a ball and tennis racket, which leaves Soo even more annoyed that he hasn't listened to her.

NOTE: Dennis Taylor guest stars in this episode
"Matthew Has a Set of Lists" 20 September 1988 (1988-09-20)
Sooty and Matthew are busy putting to together a personal planner, which includes a 'list' for Matthew of what he going to do during the day and when to do it. Matthew suggests that Sooty should follow Matthew's example, which results in both Sooty And Soo both making lists.
"Lost in Space" 27 September 1988 (1988-09-27)
Whilst investigating the museum of an orbiting spaceship, Sally is confronted by the crew, who decide to leave her on a nearby planet. Sally arrives aboard a spaceship but gets beamed down when she tries to take something from the museum, the captain finds the silver spoon and places it in this collection and Sally must try to get it before T-Bag and T-Shirt do. They're still after the Silver Spoons. This week Sally goes to a strange planet where she outwits T-Bag and T-Shirt as they try to get the Spoons from the Space Museum.
"Matt Has a Baby" 4 October 1988 (1988-10-04)

Sooty hears Matthew talking on the telephone to the doctor about expecting a baby. Matthew is talking on the phone with the doctor, saying it'll be nice to hear the patter of tiny feet around the house, when Sooty arrives. Matthew is talking on the phone with the doctor, saying it'll be nice to hear the patter of tiny feet around the house, when Sooty arrives. Matthew explains that the doctor was on the phone and he is expecting a baby, which makes Sooty very confused and shocked causing him to faint!

NOTE: Brenda Longman guest stars in this episode
"Moving House" 11 October 1988 (1988-10-11)
He says that the house is old and worn out, after which he presents an huge list of problems that need sorting out. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are all in good moods, with Soo saying she's happy because she realises how lucky they are to have such a beautiful and comfortable bedroom, and that they live in a lovely home. However Matthew doesn't feel the same as he feels he is having too many problems around the house, which include door knobs falling off!
"The Unreal Ghostbusters" 18 October 1988 (1988-10-18)
Matthew is messing about with bed sheets in his bedroom, pretending to be a ghost after reading a book of ghost stories, called Spooky Stories! Sooty and Soo have borrowed the book and are enjoying reading the scary stories when Sweep interupts them. Soo is convinced that Sooty is afraid of ghosts, but he claims he's shaking from being cold...while she states that as ghosts do not exist she isn't frightened.
"Problem Solving: Together" 25 October 1988 (1988-10-25)
Bungle, Zippy, George and Geoffrey want to pick some apples from the tree in their garden, but Geoffrey can't reach up high enough. They all think of different ways of how Geoffrey can reach up high enough to pick the apples. Later, Bungle paints a picture of a house and garden, but can't paint the grass as he doesn't have any green paint.
"Superdog and the Comedian" 1 November 1988 (1988-11-01)

Underneath that unintelligent exterior lies a super hero and who is prepared to answer any cries for help. Sweep awakes hearing that someone needs his help as Superdog!, but unfortunately Sweep has lost his Superdog outfit, until he finds it in the linen basket! Superdog arrives to help a very odd looking 'lady', but crash lands in some rubbish. The 'lady' tells Superdog she was screaming as the milkman had delivered the wrong milk!

NOTE: Derek Deadman guest stars in this episode as himself and The Comedian
"Nothing Ever Happens" 8 November 1988 (1988-11-08)

Sooty uses his magic wand to turn a toy cat in to a real cat and then turns Matthew into a lion, a monkey, a bear. When Sweep needs to write a essay for school entitled 'Something that happened to me that was interesting.When Sweep needs to write a essay for school entitled 'Something that happened to me that was interesting or exciting, he finds it quite difficult, because nothing happens that is interesting or exciting to him.

NOTE: Mike Read guest stars in this episode as escaped prisoner "Banana Briggs"
"Inventors" 15 November 1988 (1988-11-15)

Sooty decides to invent something. He invents a automatic opener (if you point this at something and press a button it opens it- e.g. a door). He lets Matthew have a try at it and Matthew sends Sweep through the roof! That gives Sweep a idea to invent something. Sooty makes some inventions such as a lift, but it throws Sweep on the roof!

NOTE: Tommy Boyd guest stars in this episode
"Messing About in Boats" 22 November 1988 (1988-11-22)
Matthew wins some money and is looking at brochures to see which boat he should buy. He asks Sooty, Sweep and Soo and they all have different ideas. Matthew comes back with his new boat and Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to see it, they discover Matthew was talking about a model boat and not a real boat.
"Royalty" 29 November 1988 (1988-11-29)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo are in their bedroom and are discussing the Royals. Sooty then tells Sweep and Soo he's met the Queen, but Sweep and Soo don't believe him so they and find Matthew to tell him about the lie Sooty has told. Sooty tells Sweep and Soo that he met the queen, but they don't believe him.

NOTE: Jeannette Charles guest stars in this episode as "Queen Elizabeth II"
"Outer Space" 6 December 1988 (1988-12-06)
Geoffrey, Bungle, and Rod, Jane and Freddy have landed on a strange planet which they explore. Zippy and George are at the Rainbow Space command Centre and see lots of stars and they wonder what sort of picture they'd make if they joined them up. Rod, Jane and Freddy sing "We're In Outer Space".
"Get Your Skates On" 13 December 1988 (1988-12-13)

Sooty, Sweep and Soo would like to go Skating, so they ask Matthew and he says not today, but another day. Soo says that when people say that it means never. Sooty, Sweep and Soo want to go ice skating, but they don't think Matthew won't let them because they tell them.

NOTE: Nicky Slater guest stars in this episode
"Down Under" 20 December 1988 (1988-12-20)

Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo have just returned from a holiday from Australia and Sooty, Sweep and Soo become obsessed with anything Australian. Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo have just got back from Australia and Matthew shows some photos of when they sore.

NOTE: Aiden J. Harvey guest stars in this episode
"Sooty's Christmas Party" 26 December 1988 (1988-12-26)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo have a splendid time at Christmas with a party for their friends and lots of lovely presents. Sooty, Sweep and Soo open up all their Christmas presents and then have a Christmas party. It's Christmas Time, and Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo have just had a party with their friends. Matthew tells us about their day and we see whats been happening.
"T-Bag's Christmas Cracker" 27 December 1988 (1988-12-27)
T-Bag has a plan to distribute her gifts to all the children on Santa’s list and when the children open them they will be in her power. So she goes to the first house on Santa’s list pretending to be a nanny, Merry Pippins, but when T-Shirt tries to stop her chaos ensues! T-Bag hates Christmas and when she discovers that Santa Claus is about to start his travels to the many chimney pots all over the world, she sets out to stop him.

1989: Series 15[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Honking Nose" 5 September 1989 (1989-09-05)
Something very odd is happening. Soo and Sooty have discovered that Sweep's nose "honks" and his ears "ring". When they go shopping they confuse the shoppers. Sooty, Soo and Matthew discover that Sweep's nose honks and his ears ring. Soo even writes a song about his own Song.
"Stay Awake" 12 September 1989 (1989-09-12)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo return from visit friends. Matthew decided to travel back during the night to save getting stuck in traffic jams, so Sooty and Soo slept in the car during night, but Sweep didn't! Sweep finds it hard to stay awake and ends up sleepwalking!
"Radio Control Car" 19 September 1989 (1989-09-19)
We all live in the modern world and gadgets are part of it. A lot of things can be controlled by us from a long distance. However, what happens when things go wrong for Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo? Matthew has got a machine which makes Orange Juice, but Matthew says he nervous because it's is first time using it and isn't lucky with Hi-Tech gadgets. Well he gets a surprise and the machine is faulty!
"Sooty's Golf Crazy Golf" 26 September 1989 (1989-09-26)
Matthew's practicing playing golf in his bedroom, but Sooty takes his golf ball and then his golf club. When Matthew boasts about being a excellent golfer, Sooty and Sweep decide to challenge him to a game of Crazy Golf!, not real golf. Matthew is soon taken down a peg or two with funny results!
"Grin and Bear It" 3 October 1989 (1989-10-03)
Sweep is reading a book, wearing an odd coat and tells Soo that he can make himself grow twice the size of himself and he does. Then Soo sees that Sooty was hiding under Sweep so he wasn't magically taller after all, so they go and try and fool Matthew who's amazed at Sweeps height, but notices his tummy is making a noise and realizes Sooty's under there.
"High as a Kite" 10 October 1989 (1989-10-10)
Sooty has made himself a box kite, but Sweep accidentally breaks it. Fortunately though, Sooty has lots more he's made, but Soo doesn't think that any of them will fly, so they all go to see Matthew for advice about kites. When Matthew sees Sooty's kite he makes fun of it and tells him it needs to be more aerodynamic like the paper aeroplane he's made.
"Sweep's Family" 17 October 1989 (1989-10-17)

Sweep's family are coming to visit, but it causes great confusion, when they all look the same! Sweep has a very large Family and invites them all to his Party. Sweep's brothers Swipe, Swap and Swoop come to stay, which causes lots of confusion. Sweep has a very large Family and invites them all to his Party. Sweep and All of Her Family has invited them all to his party!!

NOTE: This episode was remade in Sooty & Co in 1994
"The Good, The Bad and The Furry" 24 October 1989 (1989-10-24)

When Matthew discovers that Sooty, Sweep and Soo are obsessed with computer games, he decides to teach them some of the games he used to play. Sooty, Sweep and Soo are bored, but when Matthew suggests a game of Cowboys and Indians they think that's boring too, but soon change their minds and have lots of fun.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode
"Fat & 40" 31 October 1989 (1989-10-31)
It's Matthew birthday and he is 40, and he is feeling old and unhealthy so he decides to do something about it. It's Matthew's 40th birthday and Sooty, Soo and Sweep give Matthew a wig, some wrinkle cream and some over sized boxer shorts. Matthew decides to change his lifestyle and does some exercise, but ends up dropping a dumbbell on his foot and slamming the door on his hand.
"Sooty Wants a Pet" 7 November 1989 (1989-11-07)
Sooty and Soo are deciding what pet they would like. Sweep suggests a dog, but Soo isn't so keen. Matthew wants a dog and teases poor Sweep, who thinks he has to move out. Sooty, Sweep and Matthew go and see some police dogs in training and Matthew sings "A Dog Is A Man's Best Friend". Then Matthew decides they'd rather have Sweep than another dog, because he's very special and one of a kind.
"The Hard Sell" 14 November 1989 (1989-11-14)
Matthew has become a mail order catalogue agent and is practicing his sales technique. He tries to persuade firstly Sooty, and then Soo, to order something from the catalogue, but they aren't interested as they have both become agents for rival catalogues. Then Sweep sees Soo and Sooty's catalogues and tells them he wants to order some items from them both. But when Soo mentions about paying for the order it falls through, as Sweep didn't realize he would have to pay for his order and has no money.
"In Camera" 21 November 1989 (1989-11-21)
Matthew buys a new camera for himself and wants to take a group photo of Sooty, Sweep, Soo and himself. They all want to see the photo, so Matthew says he go down town after the film has been used up, and then Soo reminds him he promised to buy them a new storybook and that gives Matthew and Sooty a idea. They return with photos from their day and Matthew turns it into a story all about Sooty.
"A Very Special Day" 28 November 1989 (1989-11-28)
Sooty, Sweep and Soo think Matthew's taking them to the seaside, but Sweep breaks Matthew's alarm clock. Matthew does tease. He pretends that he will not take Sooty, Sweep and Soo to the seaside, but he's a softy really and borrows a car to take them.

1990: Series 16[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Bangers and Smash" 3 September 1990 (1990-09-03)
Sweep is obsessed with racing car and the others play tricks on him. Later Matthew thinks he's the best driver so Soo challenges him to a race. Matthew doesn't do very well so blames Soo for having a male driver with her, but it's a female driver called Sarah Speedring. At the end Matthew sings "Sooty's Sooty Mobile".
"Love a Duck" 10 September 1990 (1990-09-10)
Sweep thinks that nobody loves him until he meets a plastic duckling called Derek. Derek quacks at Sweep when he asks if he loves him and Sweep's so happy, but Matthew finds out that Derek thought Sweep was his Mummy. Matthew, Sooty and Sweep take Derek to the local pond to find his mummy.
"Sticky Situation" 17 September 1990 (1990-09-17)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are covering books using wrapping paper and mending things, but Sweep gets covered in sellotape. Sooty makes Sweep's book tiny and then enormous, which breaks the handle off Sooty's mug. Matthew tries to fix the handle using some glue and ends up making a mess and rips his shirt sleeve and gets stuck to the breakfast bar. Sooty, Sweep and Sooty make some paper mache and Sweep ends up getting soaked in it and says he'll help mix it in as he misunderstands what Matthew says about soaking the paper mache. They sing "Sticky Situation".
"Little Cousin Scampi" 24 September 1990 (1990-09-24)

Sooty receives a letter from his Cousin Scampi but he's not best pleased he's coming to stay. Matthew finds out how naughty Scampi is after he arrives as he throws a cricket ball through the window, ties Matthew's shoelaces together so Matthew falls over, squirts Sooty with a water pistol and pours salt in Matthew's tea, Later Scampi puts cream cakes in Sweep and Soo's faces and nails the bathroom door shut so Sooty, Sweep and Soo can't escape and finally Matthew falls through a chair Scampi's sawed one of the legs off. Matthew, Sooty and Sweep chase after Scampi but they slip over a banana peels and fall into some hay. Then Matthew feels sad and wants Scampi to return as they can't find him. Sooty receives a letter from his Cousin Scampi but he's not best pleased he's coming to stay. They receive a tin of chocolates at the door with a note from Little Cousin Scampi inside saying sorry for being so naughty and Scampi pops out. Matthew sings "Blame It On Scampi".

NOTE: This episode is Little Cousin Scampi's first appearance.
"Little Terrors" 1 October 1990 (1990-10-01)
Sooty and Soo are playing with their toys Mr. Mouse and Mrs. Mole and they show them to Matthew. Sweep doesn't think they're any good and shows them his little family of bones. Sooty and Sweep are playing with their toys in the bath and then Sweep puts his bone in the bath, but it dissolves. Matthew thinks of a wonderful idea for Sooty and Soo to make models of themselves and he makes one of himself as well. Sweep get jealous as he can't make any so he builds a model making machine which makes little model Sweeps. When Matthew, Sooty and Soo see Sweep's models they're amazed at how lifelike they are. Sooty uses his magic wand to get the machine to make painted models of Sooty, Sweep and Soo in cute little outfits.
"Just Not Cricket" 8 October 1990 (1990-10-08)
Matthew receives a letter from a local cricket club, he gets excited and Soo, Sooty and Sweep thinks Matthew is boasting again. Matthew challenges Sooty and Sweep to a cricket match but Sooty needs his magic wand to win against Matthew. Soo umpires to makes sure no one cheats. He gets a call from his team captain saying that he found someone else famous to play than Matthew, so he made his own game of Cricket with Sooty, Sweep and Soo.
"Izzy Wizzy" 15 October 1990 (1990-10-15)
Matthew reads a magic spell book, which Sooty looks at and he ends up turning Sweep into a frog. He turns Sweep back to himself again. Matthew and Sooty decide to perform a magic show. Matthew and Sooty perform a magic show and after the show Matthew puts Sooty to bed. But Sooty can't sleep, Matthew gets angry and poor Sooty starts crying. Soo suggests they sing him a lullaby all about magical bears.
"What a Load of Rubbish" 22 October 1990 (1990-10-22)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo decide they want to help the environment. Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo start helping out the environment by saving water, turning off lights and cleaning up a wood. They all sing "Keen to be Green".
"Watersports" 29 October 1990 (1990-10-29)
Matthew tells Sooty, Sweep and Soo about how he used to be called 'Codface Corbett' because he was so great at Water Sports many years ago. The water doesn't work in the kitchen so Soo decides to fix the pipes while Sooty and Sweep go to see Matthew water ski, but he doesn't do very well.
"Dyb Dyb Disaster" 5 November 1990 (1990-11-05)

Matthew, Sooty and Sweep have become scouts and Soo a brownie and Auntie Connie's a Brown Owl who gives Soo some brownie bages for completing various tasks. Matthew thinks that boys are better at stuff than girls so Connie challenges him, Sooty and Sweep to win browie badges, but things don't go too well. Then Matthew, Sooty and Sweep decide to go camping, but things don't go according to plan.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode
"Collecting" 12 November 1990 (1990-11-12)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are collecting things. Matthew collects stamps, Soo collects pressed flowers and Sooty collects postcards. Sweep decides he'll collect bones but then he changes his mind and wants to collect water. Using his magical powers Sooty starts collecting very old coins.
"Gardeners for Hire" 19 November 1990 (1990-11-19)
Matthew's garden isn't looking as good as it could be, but he can't afford to get a gardener to tidy it, so Sooty suggests he should get a garden box instead. Matthew's upset as all the leaves have fallen off his bonsai tree, so Sweep takes it. Sooty shows him his magical flower garden and makes a magic flower appear and then a sausage plant for Sweep. Sooty, Sweep and Matthew visit a garden centre and buy a flower box and slug power, but it ends in chaos.
"A Job in TV" 26 November 1990 (1990-11-26)
Matthew has seen jobs advertised for TV presenters and announcers at Thames Television and wants to apply. He records his interview with Soo on video so he can show the tape to the lady he has to see at Thames TV, but unknown to him Sooty and Sweep sabotage it by standing in front of the camera and waving while Matthew is doing his interview.

1991-: Series 17[edit]

Title Original airdate
"Return of Scampi" 23 September 1991 (1991-09-23)
Matthew's in a good mood but it doesn't last for long as he falls off a chair, drinks a cup of tea full of salt and finds the shoelaces on his trainers have been tied together. Soo tells him she knows who's been doing all these naughty things and it's Little Cousin Scampi. Scampi uses Sooty's magic wand and put it in Matthew's left hand, making it work on its own.
"A Summertime Christmas" 30 September 1991 (1991-09-30)
Matthew thinks Soo's home-made Christmas presents are a brilliant idea, but when Sooty and Sweep try to make their own, will it turn into a recipe for disaster?
"Car Boot Sale" 7 October 1991 (1991-10-07)
When Sooty and Soo wants to find out what Matthew wants for his birthday he reminds them that they don't have any money. They say they are arranging a Car Boot Sale but they forget to put on the posters where the Car Boot Sale is taking place.
"Derek's Back" 14 October 1991 (1991-10-14)
Sweep wants to find his friend Derek the little plastic duck who loved him a lot, as he misses him. When Sweep wants to find out where Derek the Duck has went, he doesn't have much luck finding it. But everything ends up ok, for everyone.
"Matt Robot" 21 October 1991 (1991-10-21)
When Sooty, Sweep and Soo keep asking Matthew for favors, and without a thanks. He tells them they don't need a human being, what they need is a robot. He dresses up as a Robot and his name is Robbie the Robot and plays a trick on Sweep and Soo.
"Hair Today" 28 October 1991 (1991-10-28)

To reverse Sooty's spell they have to find a hair from a bald man and they go and find Duncan Goodhew who gives them a toy hare. Matthew discovers that he's losing his hair so Sooty makes a magic hair growing potion which he tries out on Sweep and then on Matthew. Things go wrong as instead of making their hair grow Sweep and Matthew end up bald.

NOTE: Duncan Goodhew guest stars in this episode. He previously appeared on All Blocked Up from 1984.
"Three Men in a Boat" 4 November 1991 (1991-11-04)
Matthew decides to take a trip on the river and have picnic. Sooty, Sweep and Soo think they're going too, but Matthew wants to be on his own for a change. Matthew decides to take a trip on the river and have picnic. Sooty, Sweep and Soo think they're going too, but Matthew wants to be on his own for a change. Little Cousin Scampi causes trouble by hiding Sooty's binocholars and Sweep's bone and scares Soo with a shark toy.
"Only Joking" 11 November 1991 (1991-11-11)

It's practical joke day and Sooty, Sweep and Soo have lots of jokes to play. Simon Smartypants, a Tv prankster, plays a joke on Matthew but things can go wrong in The Sooty Show. Sooty, Sweep and Soo play jokes on Matthew.

NOTE: Roger Walker guest stars in this episode as "Simon Smartypants".
"Any 5-Year-Old Can Do It" 18 November 1991 (1991-11-18)
Matthew's bragging on about how he knows so much more than Sooty, Sweep and Soo as he has lots of experience in fixing things. Sooty challenges Matthew to a treasure hunt and things don't go very well leaving Matthew upset.
"Cars, Trains, Boats and Planes" 25 November 1991 (1991-11-25)
Matthew shows Sooty lots of different toy cars. Sweep isn't happy as Soo's on his pretend runaway. Matthew takes Sooty to Teddington Station for a ride to The London Toy Museum. Sooty has a ride on a children's train and helps to operate some toy trains too.
"Swinging the Lead" 2 December 1991 (1991-12-02)
Sweep hasn't done his homework but instead of facing the music at school he comes up with a plan to pretends to be ill, with a little help from Scampi.
"Boarding House" 9 December 1991 (1991-12-09)

Matthew turns the house into a B&B to earn more money. But things don't quite go to plan when setting it up.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode
"Bored Games" 16 December 1991 (1991-12-16)

Sooty's bored and poor Sweep ends up getting stuck in a cupboard playing Blind Man's Buff. Matthew and Sooty go off for a game of bowls but it doesn't go as Matthew expects. Then they both go back home and Matthew sings "Board Games".

NOTE: Brenda Longman guest stars in this episode playing a bowler

1992: Series 18[edit]

This was the final ever series of The Sooty Show as Thames Television lost its ITV franchise at the end of December 1992

Title Original airdate
"Stitch in Time" 7 September 1992 (1992-09-07)
Matthew has a new knitting device and he is making orders, so that he can raise a bit of extra money.
Sooty, Sweep and Soo notice it and they want to have a go, but Matthew tells them they will need their own wool. Soo then goes off and looks for some.
But Sooty and Sweep decide they will untangle the things that Matthew has knitted. But Matthew is unhappy with them at first but then Sooty and Sweep are soon forgiven.
"Many Happy Returns" 8 September 1992 (1992-09-08)
It’s nearly T-Bag’s birthday and when T-Shirt leaves her to stay with Granny Bag she blows up Granny Bag’s house to get him back. When T-Bag gets a golden envelope with space co-ordinates to find ‘the greatest gift of all’ she sets out to find her gift with T-Shirt and Tow-Ling.
"Magic Egg" 14 September 1992 (1992-09-14)
Sweep and Scampi messes around with Sooty's magic wand. By accident Sweep makes thousands of balls appear which then turn into one big ball. When he confesses to Matthew the ball hatches and a Dragon appears out of it.
"Thief of Baghdad" 15 September 1992 (1992-09-15)
T-Bag arrives at a bazaar in Baghdad where a Sultan buys a flying carpet from Ali’s Store. When Tow-Ling makes a wish on a magic lamp at the bazaar to make T-Bag shrink, T-Shirt and Tow-Ling have to go back to the bazaar to get the lamp but the Sultan has already taken it.
"Back to Front" 21 September 1992 (1992-09-21)
There is a convincing magic in the air, with credit to Sooty's magic wand. Soo is talking in reverse, Matthew is going to his bed when he just woke up and everybody is doing everything back to front.
"Bagsy Malone" 22 September 1992 (1992-09-22)
When T-Bag assists in the escape of Bagsy Malone when he robs a jewellery store she is arrested by Lieutenant Kowalski. They manage to run but Tow-Ling gets caught so they have to catch Bagsy Malone to clear their name.
"Give us a Break" 28 September 1992 (1992-09-28)

When Matthew is taken to hospital, Soo is left looking after him with help of Sooty, Sweep and Scampi.

NOTE: Brenda Longman appears in this episode as "Brenda Blunder"
"Take Off with T-Bag" 29 September 1992 (1992-09-29)
It's T-Bag's 1000th birthday but everyone appears to have forgotten until T-Bag receives a golden envelope with time-space co-ordinates. T-Bag, T-Shirt and Tow-Ling Shirt fly off in the flying saucer to find 'The Greatest Gift Of All'.
"Happy Birthday Sooty" 5 October 1992 (1992-10-05)

It's Sooty's Birthday, and Matthew, Sweep, Soo and Scampi act as if they have not remembered and shock Sooty with a unique gift. Also, Matthew takes Sooty to the Sooty Museum.
They come back home and Rod, Jane and Freddy sing to Sooty with help from Matthew and Soo.

NOTE: Rod, Jane and Freddy guest stars in this episode
"The Curse of the Mummy" 6 October 1992 (1992-10-06)
The saucer lands in Egypt where some archaeologists are searching for a tomb. T-Bag and T-Shirt pretend to be Kit Bag and Sir Paisley Shirt to try to deter them from the tomb. While waiting for the morning so they can all search inside the tomb some tricks are played on them and they blame each other.
"Jigsaw" 12 October 1992 (1992-10-12)
Matthew, Sooty, Sweep and Soo are finishing jigsaw puzzles. Soo has completed her jigsaw, but Sooty’s piece of his jigsaw goes missing and decides to look for it in the attic.
Matthew is nearly done with his jigsaw and only has one piece to go until Sweep wants some pepper opened and sneezes pepper everywhere!
At the end, Matthew at last puts his jigsaw together, but when he inhales to smell a rose that Scampi gave to Soo, he isn't very happy!
"Doctor Strangebag" 13 October 1992 (1992-10-13)
-Bag, T-Shirt and Tow-Ling land on a Caribbean island. T-Shirt and Tow-Ling go in search of T-Bag’s birthday surprise and they meet Bermuda Shultz, a secret agent. Meanwhile T-Bag stumbles across a hidden cave where she meets Doctor Strangebag who is intent on taking over the world.
"Bouncers" 19 October 1992 (1992-10-19)
Sweep won't eat his vegetables so Matthew thinks it would be a good idea to tell Sweep a few little white lies, so Sweep will eat his vegetables.
"Anthony and Cleopatra" 20 October 1992 (1992-10-20)
The next set of co-ordinates take them to Ancient Rome where Tow-Ling is caught by Brutus who sells him as a slave to the senator Antonius. When T-Bag and T-Shirt try to find him, a girl called Letitia tells them where he is but soon after she gets caught by Brutus and sold to Antonius as a slave. T-Bag pretends to be Cleopatra to get Tow-Ling back.
"Mechanical Pets" 26 October 1992 (1992-10-26)
Sweep gets very confused.
"Phantom of the Opera" 27 October 1992 (1992-10-27)
T-Bag arrives at a Vienna opera where many accidents have occurred so the place is said to be haunted by a phantom. When the soprano is kidnapped by the Phantom of the Opera T-Bag takes her place. The Phantom hears her singing so he tries to stop her singing in the opera by setting a trap. Can T-Shirt and Tow-Ling rescue Olwyn De Bag the soprano and will T-Bag find her birthday surprise?
"Hot Stuff" 2 November 1992 (1992-11-02)
Sweep has learnt about fire safety at school and has become hyper sensitive to any kind of fire! However, when Mathew takes things into his own hands and deals with a fire himself, he gets more than he bargained for!
"T-Bag and the Bin Bag" 3 November 1992 (1992-11-03)
The co-ordinates stop the saucer in the middle of deep space where Tow-Ling finds a little creature that only eats metal objects, Tow-Ling calls the creature Nibbles. When the saucer is swallowed by a much larger ship Tow-Ling gets caught by the commander of the ship, Bin Bag. Nibbles rescues him but runs off so Bin Bag with T-Bag, T-Shirt and Tow-Ling must catch it before it eats the whole ship!
"(Aeroplane)" 9 November 1992 (1992-11-09)
Sweep has an obsession with helicopters and fails miserably to build a model one and fails again when playing with little ones. He is given the opportunity of a lifetime though when he is invited to go up in one! Mathew writes a story at the end of the day and reads it to the guys.
"T-Bag and the Red Shoes" 10 November 1992 (1992-11-10)
T-Bag, T-Shirt and Tow-Ling arrive in Hollywood where a toothpaste commercial is being filmed with a boy who gets fired. When Tow-Ling goes out for a walk Tow-Ling gets the part in the commercial. Tow-Ling is offered a part in a TV spectacular by the director. When T-Bag finds out she wants a part in the spectacular but she has competition from Hedda Hoofer Bag.
"Solid Water" 16 November 1992 (1992-11-16)

Sooty and Scampi won't let Soo and Sweep into their bedroom so Soo goes and tells Matthew. Matthew gives them a periscope and they got to find out what's going on, but Sooty paints it before Soo and Sweep can see, So drill through the roof and then fall through it! Sooty has created Solid Water! Then, they decide to play a few tricks on Matthew, also Soo makes it snow inside and they have a surprise visit from Connie Creighton as Mother Christmas. Matthew decides to show Connie the Solid Water but the magic has worn off, and tips a bucket of water of Connie, but then she gets her own back.

NOTE: Connie Creighton guest stars in this episode
"T-Bag and the Shangri-La" 17 November 1992 (1992-11-17)
T-Bag thinks it is taking too long to find her birthday surprise so she orders Tow-Ling and T-Shirt to take her back to Chateau Bag but when they disagree saying they are really close. T-Bag then decides to take over but she crashes the flying saucer. She sends T-Shirt and Tow-Ling to get help but after a while she goes to find them. Will T-Bag find her birthday present, The Greatest Gift Of All?
"Time Flies" 23 November 1992 (1992-11-23)
Soo and Matthew's prize entry roses are withered by Greenfly and Blackfly, so the gang have to create a way to get rid of them and restore the roses back to health. However, the flies then end up covering Sweep so they have to use the formula to get rid of them. The stench of the formula used is ripe on Sweep so he goes for a forced shower. At the same time, Matthew tries unsuccessfully to batter a Bluebottle then decides to take the gang on a visit to the Butterfly House, accompanied by a song, 'Butterfly'.
"Fanatical Fun" 30 November 1992 (1992-11-30)

Matthew and Sweep are felling extremely fanatical about energy activities. Sweep is fanatical about karate and judo, whilst Matthew on the other hand is completely fanatical about exercising! Once again, because he is too fanatical about it he makes a fool of himself. Matthew and Sweep are felling extremely fanatical about energy activities.

NOTE: This episode marked the finale of the original Sooty Show. Granada Television broadcast the following series Sooty & Co the next year.

References[edit]