'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 3 - The Policeman Cometh

In a change of strategy from London, a French-speaker is sent, disguised as a policeman. René has far more to worry about; he and Hans have been tasked with borrowing Gruber's armoured car in order to blow up a train!

Further details

British Intelligence send in Officer Crabtree disguised as a French Policeman to help the airmen. He parachutes into the top of a tree just as the duo, still disguised as a cow, are attempting to escape.

Broadcast details

Monday 4th November 1985
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 4th March 2013 1:00pm Gold
Monday 4th March 2013 7:00pm Gold
Saturday 27th April 2013 5:35pm Gold
Sunday 28th April 2013 1:35pm Gold
Monday 12th August 2013 7:10am Gold
Monday 12th August 2013 12:35pm Gold
Monday 21st October 2013 3:45pm BBC2
Friday 21st February 2014 7:10am Gold
Friday 21st February 2014 3:00pm Gold
Sunday 6th July 2014 9:25am Gold
Monday 15th September 2014 10:40am Gold
Monday 15th September 2014 4:20pm Gold
Saturday 8th November 2014 4:00pm Gold
Sunday 7th December 2014 2:55am Gold
Saturday 10th January 2015 11:45am Gold
Friday 10th April 2015 4:05pm BBC2 Scot
Friday 10th April 2015 4:10pm BBC2
Tuesday 14th April 2015 4:10pm BBC2
Sunday 7th June 2015 7:50am Gold
Sunday 7th June 2015 3:35pm Gold
Friday 19th February 2016 7:00am Gold
Sunday 6th March 2016 7:30am Gold
Sunday 6th March 2016 1:35pm Gold
Thursday 7th July 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Friday 8th July 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 12th August 2016 12:25pm Gold
Friday 23rd December 2016 7:10am Gold
Sunday 29th April 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 4th July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Wednesday 4th July 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 4th November 2018 8:40pm Yesterday
Wednesday 26th December 2018 8:40pm Yesterday
Thursday 27th December 2018 12:50am Yesterday
Sunday 3rd February 2019 8:40pm Yesterday
Thursday 4th July 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 24th May 2020 9:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 5th July 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Monday 20th July 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 9th August 2020 8:40pm Yesterday
Wednesday 27th January 2021 11:40pm Yesterday
Friday 3rd September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 19th June 2022 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th August 2022 8:40pm Yesterday
Monday 19th September 2022 7:00am Drama
Monday 19th September 2022 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 27th November 2022 8:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 29th January 2023 8:40pm Yesterday
Saturday 18th March 2023 10:00pm Yesterday
Friday 1st September 2023 6:00pm 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
Arthur Bostrom Officer Crabtree
Guest cast
Phoebe Scholfield Henriette (Michelle's Assistant)
Gordon Dulieu German Soldier
David Beckett German Sergeant
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
John Dunstan Editor
Phil Southby Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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