'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 5, Episode 1 - Desperate Doings In The Dungeon

Captain Bertorelli moves into Café René's spare room, and in on Madame Edith. Meanwhile, Michelle has Mimi and Yvette raid the Colonel's quarters for photographic film, and René...well, he has to help rescue Herr Flick...

Further details

There is a plan afoot to micro-photograph Hitler's invasion plans and to send them off to London. But first, Yvette and Mimi are to distract the Colonel in order that they might obtain the necessary film.

Broadcast details

Saturday 3rd September 1988
25 minutes


Show past repeats

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Thursday 21st March 2013 1:40pm Gold
Thursday 21st March 2013 7:40pm Gold
Saturday 15th June 2013 5:55pm Gold
Sunday 16th June 2013 12:55pm Gold
Thursday 22nd August 2013 7:05am Gold
Thursday 22nd August 2013 12:50pm Gold
Monday 18th November 2013 4:15pm BBC2
Thursday 13th March 2014 7:55am Gold
Thursday 13th March 2014 2:25pm Gold
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Monday 29th September 2014 10:45am Gold
Monday 29th September 2014 4:20pm Gold
Sunday 14th December 2014 3:35am Gold
Tuesday 13th January 2015 1:10pm Gold
Saturday 31st January 2015 2:00pm Gold
Sunday 22nd March 2015 1:00pm Gold
Friday 22nd May 2015 4:15pm BBC2
Sunday 12th July 2015 1:30pm Gold
Thursday 22nd October 2015 7:50am Gold
Sunday 17th April 2016 1:05pm Gold
Sunday 1st May 2016 10:20am Gold
Tuesday 9th August 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 10th August 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 3rd June 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 25th July 2018 1:40pm Drama
Wednesday 25th July 2018 6:00pm Drama
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Thursday 25th July 2019 6:00pm Drama
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Sunday 19th January 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Monday 10th August 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 13th September 2020 9:15pm Yesterday
Thursday 4th March 2021 12:15am Yesterday
Sunday 7th March 2021 8:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 20th July 2021 11:00pm Yesterday
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Monday 27th September 2021 6:40pm Drama
Monday 10th October 2022 7:00am Drama
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Sunday 21st May 2023 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 10th September 2023 9:20pm Yesterday
Monday 25th September 2023 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 7th January 2024 8:35pm Yesterday

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
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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