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'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!

BBC One sitcom looking at the French reistance. 85 episodes (pilot + 9 series), 1982 - 1992. Stars Gorden Kaye, Carmen Silvera, Vicki Michelle, Richard Marner and others.

Series 1, Episode 6 is repeated on Yesterday on Sunday at 8pm.

Series 5, Episode 25 - Down The Drain

René is packing, once again, to elope with Yvette and the nicked gold to Switzerland - but before he goes, there's the small matter of a missing Enigma machine to deal with.

Full synopsis

Yvette and Edith both question René about the whereabouts of the gold, but he is not talking. The Colonel and Gruber search Café René for the missing Enigma machine, but all they turn up is Yvette's new underwear.

Notes

Despite being credited, neither Helga, Herr Flick, Von Smallhousen nor Captain Bertorelli appear in this episode. They may have appeared in scenes which were cut for timing.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 18th February 1989
Time
6:45pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
25 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Gorden Kaye René François Artois
    Carmen Silvera Edith Melba Artois
    Vicki Michelle Yvette Carte-Blanche
    Richard Marner Colonel Kurt Von Strohm
    Guy Siner Lieutenant Hubert Gruber
    Kirsten Cooke Michelle Dubois
    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
    Sue Hodge Mimi Labonq
    Guest cast
    David Lloyd German Soldier
    Writing team
    Ronald Wolfe Writer
    Ronald Chesney Writer
    Production team
    Richard Boden Director
    David Croft Producer
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    David Buckingham Production Designer

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