Merwyn Cruddy was the name of several different characters on "The Benny Hill Show" including but not limited to:
- a reluctant nudist at Sunnydays Naturist camp
- a spy-catcher in pursuit of a snuff box holding secret information
- a guest on Confrontation
- the host of Departure Lounge
- an actor interviewed by Andree Melly on "The Movie Makers"
- a chorus boy interviewed by Andree on "The Grass Is Greener"
- Merwyn was played by Benny Hill
- Film Time at the National Film Theater
- Great British Dancing Finals
- Cinema: The Vintage Years
- Dalton Abbott Railway Choir
- Fun in the Kitchen