Steptoe & Sons - Television scripts

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Steptoe & Son was a BBC television comedy series starring Wilfred Brambell and Harry H. Corbett, and written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson. The programme was originally broadcast between 1962 and 1965. The series began again in 1970 and ran until 1974.

Brambell played Albert Steptoe, proprietor of a rag and bone business in Oil Drum Lane, a fictional London street in Shepherd's Bush. Corbett played his son, Harold who had greater aspirations than dealing with scrap.

These scripts are photocopies.


The scripts are arranged by series and then by episode number, as annotated in their original use. This may be the order in which they were recorded or in accordance with the rehearsal schedule, rather than the order in which they were broadcast.

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