After You've Gone. Image shows from L to R: Diana Neal (Celia Imrie), Molly Venables (Dani Harmer), Alex Venables (Ryan Sampson), Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst), Siobhan Casey (Amanda Abbington).

After You've Gone

BBC One sitcom about a family. 25 episodes (3 series), 2007 - 2008. Stars Nicholas Lyndhurst, Celia Imrie, Ryan Sampson, Dani Harmer and others.

Series 3

After You've Gone. Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

1. Dawn Of The Dad

First broadcast: Sunday 14th September 2008

Jimmy resolves to be a 'proper' Dad and do the parenting without Diana's help. It does not take long, however, for Jimmy's work and social life to suffer.

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After You've Gone. Image shows from L to R: Diana Neal (Celia Imrie), Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst), Violinist (David Williams). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

2. Not Love Actually

First broadcast: Sunday 21st September 2008

When Kev gets engaged, Jimmy starts panicking that Siobhan will want a similar commitment from him.

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3. Going Solo

First broadcast: Sunday 28th September 2008

Diana has little idea of what she is unleashing when she challenges Jimmy to audition for her choral society.

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After You've Gone. Image shows from L to R: Kev (Lee Oakes), Diana Neal (Celia Imrie), Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

4. Bad, Bad Old Days

First broadcast: Friday 17th October 2008

Fearing that Jimmy has started drinking again in the wake of his break-up with Siobhan, Kev and Bobby are forced to take drastic action.

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5. The Lure Of The Rings

First broadcast: Friday 24th October 2008

Jimmy's parenting skills are tested when he discovers what Alex has been up to in his room.

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After You've Gone. Image shows from L to R: Lisa (Sarah Hadland), Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

6. Damaged

First broadcast: Friday 31st October 2008

When Kev gets injured at work, it causes problems for Jimmy, both in his work and his social life.

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7. The Law Of The Skip

First broadcast: Friday 7th November 2008

All hell breaks loose in the Venables household when Jimmy gives a home to an abandoned ping pong table.

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After You've Gone. Image shows from L to R: Molly Venables (Dani Harmer), Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

8. Too Cool For School

First broadcast: Friday 21st November 2008

Jimmy decides to butch up after one too many jibes from Diana. He buys a motorbike off the internet. Meanwhile Alex attempts to get a scholarship.

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After You've Gone. Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC / Rude Boy Productions.

Special: There Will Be Pud

First broadcast: Sunday 21st December 2008

Jimmy plans a calm, relaxing Christmas, until fate and a farmyard animal intervene.

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After You've Gone - Series Three

After You've Gone - Series Three DVD

Release date: Monday 18th January 2010

In-laws at war! Continuing the trying times of Jimmy Venables, the only man in Britain to have divorced his wife and ended up with his mother-in-law. In Series Three, Jimmy finds that with his ex-wife staying in Africa, what he thought of as a temporary domestic arrangement in looking after...

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