'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 4, Episode 6 - The Jet Propelled Mother-In-Law

René is arrested by the Colonel; in exchange for his release, he agrees to hide the original Fallen Madonna in his cellar. Just outside Nouvion, the General commandeers a set of vineyards and enlists everyone in the café to help pick the grapes.

Further details

Several of our cast come up with plans to attempt to rescue Herr Flick from the dungeon of Von Klinkerhoffen. Meanwhile, Flick is on the rack and Edith succeeds in blowing up a portion of Nouvion.

Broadcast details

Saturday 12th December 1987
28 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 20th March 2013 1:40pm Gold
Wednesday 20th March 2013 7:40pm Gold
Saturday 15th June 2013 5:15pm Gold
Sunday 16th June 2013 12:15pm Gold
Wednesday 21st August 2013 7:35am Gold
Wednesday 21st August 2013 1:25pm Gold
Friday 15th November 2013 12:30pm BBC2 Scot
Friday 15th November 2013 4:15pm BBC2
Wednesday 12th March 2014 7:40am Gold
Wednesday 12th March 2014 2:20pm Gold
Saturday 26th July 2014 8:10am Gold
Friday 26th September 2014 10:40am Gold
Friday 26th September 2014 4:20pm Gold
Sunday 30th November 2014 3:55pm Gold
Sunday 14th December 2014 3:05am Gold
Monday 12th January 2015 1:10pm Gold
Saturday 31st January 2015 1:20pm Gold
Thursday 21st May 2015 4:15pm BBC2
Saturday 11th July 2015 3:20pm Gold
Wednesday 21st October 2015 8:25am Gold
Sunday 17th April 2016 12:25pm Gold
Sunday 1st May 2016 9:40am Gold
Friday 3rd February 2017 4:20pm Yesterday
Friday 3rd February 2017 10:20pm Yesterday
Tuesday 24th July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Tuesday 24th July 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 9th December 2018 8:35pm Yesterday
Sunday 10th March 2019 8:40pm Yesterday
Wednesday 24th July 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 25th August 2019 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 5th January 2020 8:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th June 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 28th June 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 7th August 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 13th September 2020 8:35pm Yesterday
Wednesday 3rd March 2021 11:35pm Yesterday
Friday 24th September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 17th July 2022 9:35pm Yesterday
Sunday 18th September 2022 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 7th October 2022 7:00am Drama
Friday 7th October 2022 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 1st January 2023 9:05pm Yesterday
Saturday 4th March 2023 10:35pm Yesterday
Sunday 14th May 2023 9:35pm Yesterday
Friday 22nd 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
Jack Haig Monsieur Roger LeClerc
John D. Collins Flt. Lt. Fairfax
Nicholas Frankau Flt. Lt. Carstairs
Hilary Minster General Erich Von Klinkerhoffen
Kenneth Connor Monsieur Alfonse
Arthur Bostrom Officer Crabtree
Louis Mansi (as John Louis Mansi) Engelbert Von Smallhausen
Gavin Richards Captain Alberto Bertorelli
Sue Hodge Mimi Labonq
Guest cast
Trevor T. Smith German Guard
James Gow German Soldier
Howard Leader Sergeant
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
Martin Dennis Director
David Croft Producer
Ed Wooden Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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