Norman Stanley Fletcher is a likeable but habitual criminal who treats imprisonment as an occupational hazard. Sent to prison for 5 years we see how he plays the prison system for his own ends. However his cellmate young Lennie Godber is naive and 'Fletch' teaches him how to survive in prison. A sit-com like no other.
Last Episode03x06 Final Stretch Aired: Mar. 25, 1977
With his parole meeting less than a week away, Godber has a fight with Jarvis, a football hooligan, which Fletch must try and prevent. Meanwhile, …
Series Fun Facts
- Ronnie Barker originally suggested Paul Henry for the role of Godber but was overruled by the producers, who preferred Richard Beckinsale.
- In stark contrast to his character in the series, Fulton Mackay (Warden Mackay) has a rose named after him.
- David Jason was in his thirties when he played elderly convict Blanco Webb.