Hi-de-Hi! ran from 1981 to 1988. The series was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft. It was set in 1959 and featured the antics of the entertainment staff at Maplin's Holiday Camp. It starred Simon Cadell, Paul Shane, Ruth Madoc, Jeffrey Holland, Su Pollard, Leslie Dwyer, Felix Bowness, Dianne Holland, Barry Howard and latterly David Griffin.