'Allo 'Allo!. Image shows from L to R: Edith Melba Artois (Carmen Silvera), René François Artois (Gorden Kaye), Yvette Carte-Blanche (Vicki Michelle). Copyright: BBC
'Allo 'Allo!

'Allo 'Allo!

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1982 - 1992
  • 85 episodes (9 series)

René Artois, proprietor of Café René in Nazi-occupied France, struggles to keep the business running whilst keeping the resistance and the army happy. Stars Gorden Kaye, Carmen Silvera, Vicki Michelle, Richard Marner, Kim Hartman and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Wooing Of Widow Artois

As more suitors pop out of the woodwork in search of Edith's hand, René becomes increasingly concerned about the fate of his café. Meanwhile, Herr Flick has devised a plan to send Hitler a forged copy of the Fallen Madonna, and another escape attempt for the airmen is afoot.

Further details

Bad news for Herr Flick: Hitler wants his painting. Flick decides to conceal the real painting inside a sausage in René's café and send Der Fuhrer one of the forgeries. The airmen now conceal themselves in a cow costume to try to escape.

Broadcast details

Monday 28th October 1985
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 1st March 2013 7:40pm Gold
Saturday 27th April 2013 4:55pm Gold
Sunday 28th April 2013 12:55pm Gold
Friday 9th August 2013 7:50am Gold
Friday 9th August 2013 1:15pm Gold
Friday 18th October 2013 3:45pm BBC2
Thursday 20th February 2014 7:10am Gold
Thursday 20th February 2014 3:00pm Gold
Sunday 6th July 2014 8:40am Gold
Friday 12th September 2014 10:40am Gold
Friday 12th September 2014 4:20pm Gold
Saturday 8th November 2014 3:20pm Gold
Saturday 6th December 2014 3:25am Gold
Monday 12th January 2015 7:00am Gold
Thursday 9th April 2015 4:10pm BBC2
Monday 13th April 2015 4:15pm BBC2
Saturday 6th June 2015 8:35am Gold
Saturday 6th June 2015 4:15pm Gold
Thursday 18th February 2016 7:00am Gold
Sunday 6th March 2016 12:50pm Gold
Wednesday 6th July 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 7th July 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 12th August 2016 11:40am Gold
Wednesday 21st December 2016 8:40am Gold
Sunday 22nd April 2018 9:25pm Yesterday
Tuesday 3rd July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Tuesday 3rd July 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 4th November 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 26th December 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 27th December 2018 12:10am Yesterday
Sunday 3rd February 2019 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 3rd July 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 24th May 2020 8:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 28th June 2020 9:20pm Yesterday
Friday 17th July 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 9th August 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 27th January 2021 11:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 2nd September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 12th June 2022 9:25pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th August 2022 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 16th September 2022 7:00am Drama
Friday 16th September 2022 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 27th November 2022 7:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 29th January 2023 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 12th March 2023 9:25pm Yesterday
Thursday 31st August 2023 5:55pm Drama

Cast & crew

Gorden Kaye René François Artois
Carmen Silvera Edith Melba Artois
Vicki Michelle Yvette Carte-Blanche
Richard Marner Colonel Kurt Von Strohm
Kim Hartman Private Helga Geerhart
Guy Siner Lieutenant Hubert Gruber
Kirsten Cooke Michelle Dubois
Richard Gibson Herr Otto Flick
Rose Hill Madame Fanny 'Fifi' Lafanne
Sam Kelly Captain Hans Geering
Francesca Gonshaw Maria
Jack Haig Monsieur Roger LeClerc
John D. Collins Flt. Lt. Fairfax
Nicholas Frankau Flt. Lt. Carstairs
Guest cast
Phoebe Scholfield Henriette (Michelle's Assistant)
Rusty Goffe Pierre Le Grand
James Gow 'London Calling' (Voice)
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
John Dunstan Editor
Chris Wadsworth Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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