First of the Summer Wine
The cast of the First of the Summer Wine stayed with Johnny and Joe Marsden in Huddersfield in 1988. This was a one off special episode filmed in Holmfirth and Tomlinsons Yard in Huddersfield.
The characters were playing the parts of the Last of the Summer Wine as young people at the outbreak of the war.
The cast was: Paul Wyett as Compo, David Fenwick as Norman Clegg, Paul McLain as Seymour Utterthwiate, Richard Lumsden as Foggy Dewhurst, Gary Whitaker as Wally Batty, Paul Oldham as Sherbert, Helen Patrick as Nora, Sarah Dangerfield as Ivy, Joanne Heywood as Dilys, Judy Flynn as Lena, Lida Davidson as Anita, Peter Sallis as Mr Clegg, Maggie Ollerenshaw as Mrs Clegg, Derek Benfield as Mr Scrimshaw.
Last of the Summer Wine
The principals and guest artists appearing in the Last of the Summer Wine have stayed with Joe and Johnny Marsden since 1984 up until the end of the last ever episode. Many have become firm, family friends.