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The Hickory Dickory Dock Dilemma is the eighth episode in the sixth series of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV show "Danger Mouse" that was first transmitted on ITV in the UK on 14th February 1985.


While investigating a case that involves the Crown Jewels, Danger Mouse and Penfold end up in an old grandfather clock that reveals itself to be a time machine.

Background Music Pieces[]


  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey and Brian Trueman.
  • Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Ritchie Close.
  • Written by Brian Trueman.
  • Storyline by Angus Allan of 'Look~In'
  • Storyboard by Keith Scoble and Peter See.
  • Animated by George Jackson, Tony Garth, Clinton J.Priest, Phil Morris,
    Garry Owen, Philip McMylor, Dan Whitworth and Kay Widdowson.
  • Backgrounds by Malcolm Turner.
  • Special Effects by Roy A. Huckerby.
  • Paint and Trace by Monica McCartney, Bev Phillips, Judy Ringrose, Joan Storey,
    Andy Wilson, Lorriane Thomas, Barbara Alcock and Simon White.
  • Production Supervisor: Bob Burrows.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie, Wendy Hardie, Peter Kidd and Phil Atack.
  • Editing by Nigel Rutter, Nibs Senior and Stephen Perry.
  • Assistant Director: Jean Flynn.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Brian Cosgrove.
  • A Cosgrove~Hall Production. © 1984.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1985, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMLXXXIV' as it is dated in 1984.


  • Recording date: 1984.