|First appearance||22nd March 1961|
|Last appearance||5th April 1961|
|Number of appearances||4|
|Played by||Patricia Routledge|
Sylvia Snape was the owner of Snape's Cafe in Rosamund Street in 1961. In March, she took on Doreen Lostock as assistant. She was impressed by the way in which Doreen handled Bryan and Leslie, two troublesome Teddy Boys on her first night on the job.
- The character of Sylvia Snape was originally intended to continue but actress Patricia Routledge was not interested in committing to the programme long-term.