|Of Funerals And Fish|
|Season Pilot, Episode 1401|
|Air date||4 January 1973|
Short Back and Palais Glide
- First appearances of Compo Simmonite, Norman Clegg, Cyril Blamire, Nora Batty, Sid and Ivy, Mr Wainwright and Mrs Partridge.
- The Torys and The Conservative Party are mentioned in the episode. These are both to do with politics. When filming this episode, Bill Owen and Michael Bates got into a terrible arguement over them.