Ronnie Barker's great creation Arkwright continues to mind the store where the only thing going cheap is talk. The elusive Nurse Gladys Emmanuel is there to drive him to distraction, while delivery boy Granville just yearns for a trendy girlfriend. a high-powered executive job, a sports car or even a new bell on his bike.
Granville is desperate for female company, so he decides to resort to advertising. he ends up getting more than he bargained for.
Arkwright thinks he's done great business when he off-loads some genuine Yorkshire clothes horses on a local Asian shopkeeper...
The Housekeeper caper
Arkwright advertises for a live-in housekeeper. It doesn't succeed in getting Nurse Gladys Emmanuel jealous but does tempt the "Black Widow", the formidable Mrs Featherstone...
The Errand Boy Executive
To impress Stephanie, a young lady from the boutique, Granville claims he is an "executive" and that Arkwright is his "faithful old assistant".
Happy Birthday Arkwright
What does Arkwright want for his birthday? Certainly not a visit from the Good Shop Guide.
The Mystical Boudoir of Nurse Gladys Emmanuel
Arkwright will do anything to get himself into Nurse Gladys Emmanuel's bedroom, including the use of a ladder and a box of chocolates. Meanwhile Glanville takes to wearing tights on his head.