Yes Minister

Season 2 Episode 7

A Question of Loyalty

Aired Monday 9:00 PM Apr 06, 1981 on BBC Two



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Sir Humphrey: A good speech isn't one we can prove the Minister is telling the truth, it's one in which nobody else can prove he's lying.

    • Hacker: Why is it Minister can't go anywhere without their briefs?
      Bernard: It's in case they get caught with their trousers down.

    • Sir Humphrey: It's a tiny mistake, the sort anyone can make.
      Hacker: A tiny mistake? 75,000 pounds? Give me an example of a big mistake.
      Sir Humphrey: Letting people find out about it.

    • Sir Mark Spencer: Do you know what the civil service is saying about you?
      Hacker: No.
      Sir Mark Spencer: That you're a pleasure to work with. That's what Barbara Woodhouse says about her prize-winning spaniels.

  • Notes

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