'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 17 - Going Like A Bomb

With Monsieur Alfonse now considered by Herr Flick to have been exploded by a bedpan, the Colonel sets up Captain Bertorelli to be caught with the stolen - and forged - money. Unfortunately, nothing runs smoothly...

Further details

René returns from the hospital to learn from Gruber that Alfonse has been eliminated by an exploding bed pan. Michelle has concocted a new plan to drop Carstairs and Fairfax back into England.

Broadcast details

Saturday 24th December 1988
25 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 16th April 2013 1:40pm Gold
Tuesday 16th April 2013 7:40pm Gold
Friday 5th July 2013 7:35am Gold
Friday 5th July 2013 1:25pm Gold
Thursday 5th September 2013 1:05pm Gold
Friday 6th September 2013 9:15am Gold
Wednesday 18th December 2013 5:00pm BBC2
Tuesday 25th March 2014 7:55am Gold
Tuesday 25th March 2014 2:20pm Gold
Saturday 16th August 2014 8:40am Gold
Tuesday 21st October 2014 4:05pm Gold
Wednesday 22nd October 2014 10:35am Gold
Saturday 20th December 2014 2:45am Gold
Saturday 21st February 2015 9:15am Gold
Friday 17th April 2015 5:05pm Gold
Wednesday 22nd July 2015 4:20pm BBC2
Saturday 15th August 2015 4:35pm Gold
Tuesday 3rd November 2015 7:50am Gold
Saturday 11th June 2016 8:00am Gold
Sunday 12th June 2016 7:20am Gold
Monday 12th September 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Tuesday 13th September 2016 8:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 17th January 2017 8:00am Gold
Wednesday 1st March 2017 4:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 1st March 2017 10:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 8th July 2018 8:35pm Yesterday
Monday 13th August 2018 2:00pm Drama
Monday 13th August 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 21st April 2019 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 16th August 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 29th September 2019 9:10pm Yesterday
Sunday 12th January 2020 9:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 2nd September 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 25th October 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 4th April 2021 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 14th April 2021 11:25pm Yesterday
Tuesday 17th August 2021 11:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 18th August 2021 9:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 19th October 2021 6:40pm Drama
Tuesday 1st November 2022 7:00am Drama
Tuesday 1st November 2022 6:00pm Drama
Wednesday 2nd November 2022 12:55am Drama
Sunday 18th June 2023 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 8th October 2023 9:40pm Yesterday
Tuesday 17th October 2023 6:05pm Drama
Sunday 4th February 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
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
Moira Foot Denise Laroque
Carole Ashby Louise
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
Martin Dennis Director
David Croft Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer

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