'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 3, Episode 2 - Gruber Does Some Mincing

When Flick's copy of the Fallen Madonna crumbles to iced particles, Gruber convinces him that it was only a forgery, and that the original can be copied again. Meanwhile, Monsieur Alfonse is keen to regain his life-savings, and the resistance steal a lawnmower engine...

Further details

Gruber's dog has ended up with the sausage containing the painting, and when René talks Gruber into making yet another copy, he ends up getting cut in on the deal. Meanwhile, the stolen lawnmower motor gets hidden in Fanny's wheelchair.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th December 1986
35 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 7th March 2013 12:40pm Gold
Thursday 7th March 2013 6:40pm Gold
Wednesday 14th August 2013 7:50am Gold
Wednesday 14th August 2013 1:15pm Gold
Monday 28th October 2013 3:45pm BBC2
Friday 28th February 2014 6:50am Gold
Friday 28th February 2014 2:55pm Gold
Sunday 13th July 2014 9:15am Gold
Saturday 15th November 2014 4:00pm Gold
Sunday 16th November 2014 7:50am Gold
Thursday 11th December 2014 2:45am Gold
Saturday 17th January 2015 9:15am Gold
Friday 3rd April 2015 7:35am Gold
Thursday 7th May 2015 4:10pm BBC2
Sunday 14th June 2015 8:35am Gold
Sunday 14th June 2015 4:05pm Gold
Sunday 20th March 2016 7:00am Gold
Sunday 20th March 2016 12:30pm Gold
Wednesday 20th July 2016 11:25pm Yesterday
Thursday 21st July 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 4th January 2017 8:00am Gold
Wednesday 18th January 2017 4:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 18th January 2017 10:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 25th January 2017 8:00am Gold
Sunday 6th May 2018 9:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 11th July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Wednesday 11th July 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 18th November 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 17th February 2019 8:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 11th July 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 4th August 2019 8:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 7th June 2020 8:40pm Yesterday
Monday 27th July 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 23rd August 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 10th February 2021 11:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th February 2021 8:40pm Yesterday
Monday 13th September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 26th June 2022 9:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 28th August 2022 8:00pm Yesterday
Monday 26th September 2022 7:00am Drama
Monday 26th September 2022 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 11th December 2022 7:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 12th February 2023 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 19th March 2023 9:20pm Yesterday
Friday 8th 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
Louis Mansi (as John Louis Mansi) Engelbert Von Smallhausen
Guest cast
Sherry Louise Plant Lisette
Paul Cooper 'London Calling' (Voice)
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
Robin Carr Director
David Croft Producer
John Dunstan Editor
Phil Southby Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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