Blandings Series 2 Cast List and Episode Guide (2014)

Blandings, series 2 - Image Credit: BBC/Mammoth/Steffan Hill

Blandings, series 2 – Image Credit:
BBC/Mammoth/Steffan Hill

Here’s an Episode Guide and Cast List for the 2014, series 2 of BBC One’s period-comedy show, Blandings.

The TV show which first began airing in January, 2013 is an adaptation of P.G. Wodehouse’s short stories ‘Blandings Castle’.

Blandings is currently airing Sunday evenings on BBC One, with catch-up available online via BBC iPlayer.

Episode 1/7: Throwing Eggs

The Duke of Dunstable threatens to have Clarence committed, so in response, Clarence’s faithful butler Beach and son Freddie set out to rescue him.

Episode 2/7: Dirty Work at the Crossroads

Clarence and Connie’s sister, Charlotte threatens to move into Blandings on a permanent basis. Meanwhile, Freddie comes to the rescue with his audacious plan to steal the Empress.

Episode 3/7: Hallo to All This

Clarence needs to prevent younger brother Galahad from publishing his scandalous memoirs and besmirching the family name. Should he fail, Connie intends to exile him to London.

Episode 4/7: Lord Emsworth Acts for the Best

Much to the dismay of Beach and Connie, Clarence grows an appalling beard. But Freddie needs Clarence to convince Pauline Petite of his bona-fides!

Episode 5/7: Sticky Wicket at Blandings

Connie is attempting to impress Colonel Fanshawe, in the hope that Clarence can succeed Fanshawe as Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire. But Beach is behaving very oddly indeed.

Episode 6/7: Necessary Rhino

Hannibal Didcot bullies Clarence over a fake painting, so Connie encourages Hannibal to propose to wealthy American Vanessa Polk. But Galahad and Freddie have other ideas.

Episode 7/7: Custody of the Pumpkin

Clarence’s hopes of winning the Pumpkin prize is threatened by Connie’s ambition to marry Freddie off to Sir Gregory’s niece.

The Blandings 2014 Cast and Characters

Clarence – Timothy Spall

Connie – Jennifer Saunders

Freddie – Jack Farthing

Beach – Tim Vine

Duke of Dunstable – Harry Enfield

Pongo – Mathew Baynton

McAllister – Ron Donachie

Linda – Ruby Bentall

Sir Roderick Glossop – Geoffrey McGivern

Sir Gregory – Robert Bathurst

Charlotte – Celia Imrie

Hugo – Max Olesker

Millicent – Ruby Thomas

Lesley Drabble – Jemima Rooper

Binstead – Kevin O’Loughlin

Galahad – Julian Rhind-Tutt

Drusilla – Nichola McAuliffe

Grumman – Michael Brandon

Pauline Petite – Zoe Boyle

Colonel Fanshawe – James Fleet

Valerie Fanshawe – Sophie Colquhoun

Angus McAllister – Ron Donachie

Lord Didcot – John Sessions

Vanessa Polk – Daisy Beaumont

Claude – Ian Beattie

Felicity – Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Constable Piper – Fergus Craig

Niagara Donaldson – Rose Leslie