Body Building

The Sooty Show title for this series

Episode Info

Episode Number: 5
Airdate: 11th November 1983
Time: 4:25pm
Channel: ITV
Production Code: 28753



TV Times Synopsis: When the local paper runs a competition to find the strongest man, Sooty, Sweep, Soo and Matthew decide to enter. They use some body building machines to build up their strength and muscles. Then Geoff Capes, the strongest man in Britain arrives on the scene.



This episode of The Sooty Show has NEVER been officially released on Home Video. We have this episode in our archive.


Notes of Interest

Magic Wand Geoff Capes guest stars in this episode. He is a former athlete, strongman and professional Highland Games competitor. As a strongman, he twice won the title of World's Strongest Man, gaining his first title in 1983. He went on to win the title again in 1987.
Magic Wand Geoff Capes would later guest star in another episode of Sooty, 'Superdog' from the 1985 series!
Magic Wand This episode was repeated on Wednesday 5th September 1984.



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