'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.

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Series 2, Episode 4 - Swiftly And With Style

Monsieur Alfonse arrives in the café and makes his intentions towards Madamme Edith clear. It's already been a long, hard day for René, what with being caught by the resistance associating with the Germans - but when Alfonse challenges him to a duel, it could get a lot worse...

Further details

René and the Captain have taken Gruber's armored car in an attempt to blow up the train containing the sausage with the forged painting on its way to Hitler. Meanwhile, Edith is courted by Mssr. Alphonse, but she decides to marry René instead.

Broadcast details

Monday 11th November 1985
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 4th March 2013 1:40pm Gold
Monday 4th March 2013 7:40pm Gold
Saturday 27th April 2013 6:15pm Gold
Sunday 28th April 2013 2:15pm Gold
Monday 12th August 2013 7:50am Gold
Monday 12th August 2013 1:15pm Gold
Tuesday 22nd October 2013 3:45pm BBC2
Monday 24th February 2014 7:00am Gold
Monday 24th February 2014 3:00pm Gold
Sunday 6th July 2014 10:05am Gold
Tuesday 16th September 2014 10:40am Gold
Tuesday 16th September 2014 4:20pm Gold
Sunday 9th November 2014 2:40pm Gold
Sunday 7th December 2014 3:25am Gold
Saturday 10th January 2015 12:20pm Gold
Wednesday 15th April 2015 4:15pm BBC2
Sunday 7th June 2015 8:30am Gold
Sunday 7th June 2015 4:15pm Gold
Monday 22nd February 2016 7:00am Gold
Sunday 6th March 2016 8:00am Gold
Sunday 6th March 2016 2:15pm Gold
Tuesday 12th July 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 13th July 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 19th August 2016 10:55am Gold
Friday 23rd December 2016 8:25am Gold
Sunday 29th April 2018 8:40pm Yesterday
Thursday 5th July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Thursday 5th July 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 4th November 2018 9:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 26th December 2018 9:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 27th December 2018 1:30am Yesterday
Sunday 3rd February 2019 9:20pm Yesterday
Friday 5th July 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 31st May 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 5th July 2020 8:40pm Yesterday
Tuesday 21st July 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 9th August 2020 9:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 28th January 2021 12:20am Yesterday
Monday 6th September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 19th June 2022 8:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th August 2022 9:20pm Yesterday
Tuesday 20th September 2022 7:00am Drama
Tuesday 20th September 2022 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 4th December 2022 7:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 29th January 2023 9:20pm Yesterday
Saturday 18th March 2023 10:40pm Yesterday
Monday 4th 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
Kenneth Connor Monsieur Alfonse
Arthur Bostrom Officer Crabtree
Guest cast
Phoebe Scholfield Henriette (Michelle's Assistant)
Peggy Ann Clifford (as Peggyann Clifford) French Lady
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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